These are edited excerpts of letter of Frank Dickerson, a member of the Union Army during the Civil War. The recipients of these letters was Mr. Dickerson's father, Johnathan Garland Dickerson a justice of the Maine Supreme Court.
Richardson, Lucy. "Selections from Frank Dickerson’s Civil War Letters." Maine History 28, 1 (1988): 36-53. https://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/mainehistoryjournal/vol28/iss1/3