Authors

Achsah Lemont

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Letter from Achsah Lemont to her brother Frank L. Lemont, April 20, 1862. In it she discusses some of the latest goings on back home including the health of their sister Josie, the health of their grandparents, the weather in Maine, the news they received of the war thus far and her desire for the war to end and him to come home.

Taken from the Paul W. Bean Collection, Box no. 277, f.8

Date

Spring 4-20-1862

City

Greene, ME

Keywords

Environment, Civil War, Home Front, letters, letter from home, Achsah, Frank L. Lemont, 5th Maine Volunteers

Disciplines

Military History | Social History

Comments

Included in this PDF is Bean's transcript of the letter. A modern version has been uploaded for the benefit of the researcher.

Letter from Achsah Lemont to Frank L. Lemont, April 20, 1862

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