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.
Sunday, February 28, 18641
Beautiful summer day. at Baltimore. Took breakfast here. Left for Washington at 11 A.M. Arrived at W (Editor: Washington) at 3 P.M.. Met Julian (Editor: unclear) + her Sisters. Went up to Inde’s (Editor: unclear) in the eve and then to Julian’s. (Editor: unclear)
- “1864 Diary of Private Octave Bruso, 50th NY Engineers, Company E” edited by Tom Bauerle, Buffalo, NY, 2010. ↩