Daniel H. Wiggins 1838 Diary Entry

From: Wiggins, Daniel H., Diaries 1816-1834, 1838-1841, 1862, Collection M89-32

Daniel H. Wiggins 1838 Diary Entry

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in my choice of a loca tion-- health content ment and competency are the three grand constituents to human happiness-- but religion is the one thing needfull a little after dark a detachment of soldiers stopt here for the night-- they are on their way from St. Marks to Dedmans bay they number about 20 under command of Lieutinant Todd-- I talked with some of them they say they have seen tuff [?] times