Tag Archives: Civil War history

Nicholas Kimble at the Battle of Chickamauga

This week marks the 150th anniversary of the battles of Chickamauga and Chattanooga, two very important battles of the Civil War which helped to seal the fate of the Confederacy. I had known for years that two of my great-great … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Entry

AD Pittsburgh Washington is the capital $419 total for building supplies for house [the original diary had a drawing of the house that Jonathan planned on building when he returned home after the war.  I wish that I had taken … Continue reading

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April 19, 1863

the 19th Sonday in camp today

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April 18, 1863

the 18th Saturday not at work today

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