Wednesday, November 7, 2012

First Snowstorm

Friday, November 7, 1862

After several days of drills in markedly cold weather, a severe northeast snowstorm drops six inches of snow on Camp Colby.1

1S. Millett Thompson, Thirteenth Regiment of New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865 : A Diary Covering Three Years and a Day (Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1888), 22.

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