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, January 23, 18641
Beautiful day. Arrived at Maine at sundown had a grand Reception + supper.
(Editor: Maine, NY is near Binghamton)
- “1864 Diary of Private Octave Bruso, 50th NY Engineers, Company E” edited by Tom Bauerle, Buffalo, NY, 2010. ↩