John M. Dillingham letter to father, January 13, 1864
Contributed by Freeport Historical Society
Prisoner of war and Naval seaman John M. Dillingham writes from Richmond, Virginia, where he has been moved to his father, Capt. John G. Dillingham in Freeport. He asks for a big box of food to be sent.
This is the last letter written and sent from John M. Dillingham before his death.
- Title: John M. Dillingham letter to father, January 13, 1864
- Creator: Dillingham, John Monroe
- Creation Date: 1864-01-13
- Subject Date: 1864
- Town: Freeport, Richmond
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME, VA
- Media: paper
- Local Code: 1864-01-13 JMD to JGD letter with envelope
- Collection: Dillingham family papers, Coll 135
- Object Type: Text
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Freeport Historical Society
45 Main Street, Freeport, ME 04032
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LC Subject Headings
Dillingham, John G. (John Griffen), 1808-1869--Correspondence
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Dilllingham, John Monroe, 1844-1864--Correspondence
Dillingham, Margaret Dennison, 1818-1878--Correspondence
Prisoners of war
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