Authors

Frank L. Lemont

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Letter from Frank L. Lemont to his mother J.S. Lemont, December 9, 1862. Frank writes his mother wishing her well and hoping to find out more about life in Maine and the status of the family, regretting not being able to be home at such a trying time in his mother's life.

Taken from the Paul W. Bean Collection, Box no. 277, f.5

Date

Winter 12-9-1862

City

Camp, 5th Maine Regt., Bell Plains, Virginia

Keywords

Environment, Civil War, Home Front, letters, letter from war, 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 Frank L. Lemont to J.S. Lemont, December 9, 1862

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