NP: June 11, 1864 Boston Daily Advertiser: From Fortress Monroe

   

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in June 1864

From Fortress Monroe.

Quiet with Gen. Butler

FORTRESS MONROE, June 9.—A steamer from Bermuda Hundred reports, all quiet with Butler’s forces, with the exception of a little firing in the direction of Petersburg this morning.

There is no intelligence from Grant’s army.  No firing has been heard in that direction for two days.1

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  1. Boston Daily Advertiser (Boston, MA), June 11, 1864

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