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Today In Keys History

Today in Keys History:

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary: Rose at 6 and bathed. Went to the post 0ffice and got letters and papers. Got the pulley wheel and needles for the sewing machine. At 8:30 a.m. barometer 29.53, thermometer 79.5, wind 0, clouds 5. A heavy dew fell last night. The steamer Isabel got in at[…]

Today in Keys History:

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary. Rose at 5 and walked to the Salt Pond, returned home and bathed. At 8:30 a.m. barometer 29.55, thermometer 81, wind south by west 2, clouds 5. Gave Gen. William S. Harney my Spanish sabre, a Toledo blade of the Cardenas Expedition. The general left about noon. The weather[…]

Today in Keys History:

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary Rose at 5 and walked to the Salt Pond, returned home and bathed. At 9 a.m. barometer 29.55, thermometer 81, wind east southeast 1, clouds 7. Mr. Charles Wells bought me $504.86 which with $40.00 for the barometer makes $544.86 for my fee in the bark Emigrant. Went[…]

Today in Keys History:

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary: Rose at 5 and walked to the Salt Pond, returned home and bathed. At 8:30 a.m. thermometer 79.5, wind southeast 2, clouds 3. Stephen Mallory and his family arrived from Pensacola in the schooner Wm. R. King yesterday about 1 p.m. The steamer Jasper got in about midnight.[…]

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Saturday, Dec. 2 1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary. Rose at 4 and walked to the Salt Pond, returned home and bathed. At 8:45 a.m. barometer 29.48, wind southeast 3, clouds 5. Captain Brown got off about 8 in the propeller H.H. Beach for Savannah. The bark Joseph Hale got off yesterday and Mr.[…]

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Sunday Dec. 3 1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary: Rose at 5 and walked to the Salt Pond, returned home and bathed. At 8:30 a.m. barometer 29.47, thermometer 81, wind south by west 2, clouds 6. Annie has been free of fever since 10 a.m. yesterday. Read papers. 1900: The cigar shipments from this[…]

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1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary. Rose at 5 and walked to the salt pond, returned home and bathed. At 8:20 a.m. thermometer 79.5, wind east southeast 1, clouds 5. The ship Arkwright with troops and the ship Don Juan got under way about 7 a.m. Tried the case of George Pearce vs. Cargo[…]

Today in Keys History: Nov. 30

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary: Rose at 5 and walked to the salt pond, returned home and bathed. At 8:20 a.m. barometer 29.57, thermometer 80, wind calm, cloudy 1 with haze. There was a heavy dew last night. Read papers. The steamer Jasper came in about 1 p.m. with Gen. Harney on his[…]

Today in Keys History: Nov. 29

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary. Rose at 5 and walked to the Salt Pond, returned home and bathed. At 8:30 a.m. barometer 29.52, thermometer 79.5, wind south by west 2, clouds 3. Annie had considerable fever last night from a cold she has taken gave Aconite and her mother made her a flannel[…]

Today in Keys History: Nov. 27

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary: Rose at 5:50 and bathed. At 8 a.m. barometer 29.52, thermometer 79.5, wind east southeast 3, clouds 7. Gave Charles Johnson $45 to have a mini sight put on my English rifle and a pair of Mimi molds made and to buy me a shot belt. He is[…]