J. S. Lemont



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Letter from J.S. Lemont to her son Frank L. Lemont, September 10, 1863. In it she tells him mostly of the events of life at home and the financial situation of the family, specifically regarding the loan of money to a family friend for investment in buying a hardware store.

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


Fall 9-10-1863

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Greene, Maine


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


Military History | Social History


Included in the PDF is a scan of Bean's typed transcription of this letter. A modern transcription has been included for the benefit of the researcher.

Note that part of the letter has been damaged and cut out visibly (possibly because someone attempted to remove the stamp of the letter and cut out a piece of it accidentally).

Letter from J.S. Lemont to Frank L. Lemont, September 10, 1863



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