Monday, November 4, 2019

Diary of Colonel Rutherford B. Hayes: Thursday, May 5, 1864

From Prince's to Camp Creek, twentyfive miles. Road blocked by chopping trees. Cleared by thirty or forty of our axemen as fast as the column needed to pass. We led off reaching Flat Top at 11 o'clock A. M.

SOURCE: Charles Richard Williams, editor, Diary and Letters of Rutherford Birchard Hayes, Volume 2, p. 456

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