Wensday July 17. A nice morning. The first nice morning for several days. Gathered up my laundry and sent it away. Mowed some grass with sickle. Pulled weeds for pigs. Every thing pretty quiet in town to day. Bought meat .15 bread .20 oatmeal .25 to day.
[Isaac – July 17] A fine Sunny day Arose both feeling well after a good breakfast Mother has headache to Yellowstone lake for dinner a pleasant chilly drive Snow in patches both sides road & musquetoes in the middle [of the road?] very annoying we took a boat ride on the lake to Island & Saw buffalo Elk &c 35 miles went to lake hotel & camped good tent Supper & beds Went Early to bed & it rained & rained Mother Sick all day
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