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Octave Bruso Diary: March 7, 1864

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.

Monday March 7, 18641

Wrote to the Inquirer and sent $2.50. Wrote to Mr. Henry McKenney. Butter 50 cts. (roughly $7.00 in 2009)


  1. “1864 Diary of Private Octave Bruso, 50th NY Engineers, Company E” edited by Tom Bauerle, Buffalo, NY, 2010.
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