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Achsah Lemont

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Letter from Achsah to her brother Frank L. Lemont, November 2, 1862. In it she mostly speaks of the events at home and the continuing strain of the war on their family and how much it pains them that he can't be at home. She also mentions their plans to move and that their harvest moved from Greene down to Lewiston in accordance with their preemptive transition to life there.

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

Date

Winter 11-2-1862

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 the PDF is Bean's typed transcript of the letter. A modern transcript has been included for the benefit of the researcher.

Letter from Achsah Lemont to Frank L. Lemont, November 2, 1862

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