November 17 – November 23 1855

November 10 – November 16 1855 November 24 – November 28 1855

John J. Haun, November 17 1855 - November 23 1855

    (Nov 1855)

Sat 17th we looked at some diggings in the morning Pa borrowed
some money paid his fine & we started for Quincy after din
er stopped & saw a coupple of scrubb races & started in comp
Su any with Lewis for home & got there after night no more
18th all of us went to the point Lewis sent up some potated
Mo early in the morning we got some beef & came home
19th Pa & Jack for M Ville after breakfast & Bill & I
Tus worked in the diggings all day but made but little
20th Bill & I worked in the evening & made nothing we assorted out
our onions James Shults came up in the morning & went
back & brought up his things for this purpose of staying wi
Wed th us nothing of consequence today
21st very cold in the morning  Jim went to fixing his rocker to
go to work Bill & I split wood all evening  Jim made a little
Thr money in the evening   nothing else today uncommon
2nd done no work in the diggings today Bill & I split wood today
Frd 23rd I went to the point after breakfast & borrowed (50$)

 

November 10 – November 16 1855 November 24 – November 28 1855