At 7. A. M. go up river & turn go down river & turn go up river & land near the Ala. cotton press our quarters for our stay in city: detailed to take charge of party to transfer baggage from ship. begin at 12. M. finish at 3 P. M. go up town for dinner ride in St. cars while it rains Evening attend Academy of Music Performance good.
SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 8, April 1923, p. 607