Note: This is one of many diary entries of Octave Bruso, a member of the 50th New York Engineers who participated in the Petersburg Campaign.
Saturday, February 13, 18641
Beautiful day-Wrote to Cap’t O.E. Hines (sic: Hine) Went up to the city with little Mary to see the Polyrama. Called on L in the evening + met Miss Armstrong.
- “1864 Diary of Private Octave Bruso, 50th NY Engineers, Company E” edited by Tom Bauerle, Buffalo, NY, 2010. ↩