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Encampment of 25th Maine, Virginia, ca. 1862

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

The illustration of the winter quarters of the nine-month 25th Maine Infantry at Arlington Heights Virginia, in 1862-63, is signed "E. Evans," likely Pvt. Eleazer Evans of Gray, a soldier in Co. C of the regiment.

Northern and Southern armies generally ceased fighting and went into winter quarters from late fall until spring.

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  • Title: Encampment of 25th Maine, Virginia, ca. 1862
  • Creator: Evans, Eleazer
  • Creation Date: circa 1862
  • Subject Date: circa 1862
  • Town: Arlington Heights, Gray
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME, VA
  • Media: Lithograph
  • Dimensions: 52.5 cm x 41 cm
  • Local Code: 921-67, OS12
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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