Tuesday 15th [March 1864]
I made an under body with sleeves today for myself. I feel very badly this evening as my head aches. ‘Tis from my cold I think. Mr. Henry at home about the farm all day. They are sowing oats. Matt does the cooking.
Source: Diary of Cornelia Henry in Fear in North Carolina: The Civil War Journal and Letters of the Henry Family. Clinard, Karen L. and Russell, Richard, eds. (Asheville, NC: Reminiscing Books, 2008).