Civil War Diaries, August 30, 1862

Ashley Carpenter Diary Entry:

Aug. 30  Boarded at Hotel & slept in cars.  Drilled 4 hours & quartered in the I.C.R.R. sleeping on a pile of corn.”

Hiram Leonard Diary Entry:

30th Saturday  rather a fine hot day but some cloudy.  I did my choars & started for Batavia about 9 with Wrays horse & Wellmans buggy got there between 10 & 11, came back & took dinner at Carpenters called at Yorks about & left about 3 & got home about 4 choared round the house & went to office about 5, eat supper about 6 did my choars was at the office in evening came home by Hoyts about 8, got home about 9 & soon went to bed nearly sick.”