Diary of Edward Avery Bumpus
My DEAR PADRE: Your letter came with several others, and I could picture to myself the circumstances and surroundings under which it was written. The… Read More »CALOOCAN R.R. STATION, MANILA, P.I., July 3d, 1899.
There was a bad break in the machinery to-day and we were delayed until the following morning. One of the pistons broke, and the ship… Read More »TUESDAY, May 2, 1899, to WEDNESDAY, May 10, 1899.
Tuesday. Left San Francisco about five o’clock in the morning and passed through the Golden Gate an hour or two afterwards. The early morning was… Read More »ON TO MANILA, U.S.S. Hancock, April 18, 1899.