A storm dumps snow over wide areas of the East, from Washington, DC to Boston
Heavy snowfalls commenced in the morning across much of the midAtlantic region. Washington, D.C. had three inches by the end of the day and Baltimore had four. Philadelphia, New York state, and Boston were also experiencing the storm. (By John Osborne)
"The Snow Storm," New York Times, December 31, 1865, p. 5.