Susan H. Dillingham letter to sister, January 14, 1862
Contributed by Freeport Historical Society
Susan H. (Dennison) Dillingham, living in Portland, writes a long letter to her sister Margaret in Freeport.
While most of the letter is taken up with issues of family, health, child-rearing, and household help, she mentions her husband being at sea too long and of a brother enlisting in the Union Army.
- Title: Susan H. Dillingham letter to sister, January 14, 1862
- Creator: Dennison, Susan H.
- Creation Date: 1862
- Subject Date: 1862
- Town: Freeport, Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: paper
- Local Code: 1862-01-14 SHDD to MDD letter
- 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, Margaret M.
Dillingham, Susan H.D.
Dillingham, Capt., Charles T.
Dillingham, Margaret E.
Dillingham, Susan A.
Bacon, Capt., George
Dillingham, John G.
Dillingham, Bertha M.
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