December 28, 1864

Cornelius Platter Diary Entry
(Union Soldier)

Wednesday Dec 28th 64

- It has rained nearly all day but has cleared off this evening Orders to have [unclear: schools] for Div [Division] Brigade Regiments & Companies and establishing drills, Camp Guards. Guard mounting &c. [et cetera] It looks as if we are going to stay awhile. The citizens had a meeting today and adopted a strong set of resolutions — Sent a copy to Dr Miller

 

From the Cornelius Platter Collection housed at the University of Georgia’s Special Collections Hargrett Library
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hargrett/platter/006.php