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John M. Dillingham letter to mother, November 21, 1861

Contributed by Freeport Historical Society

Merchant seaman John M. Dillingham writes from Hamburg, Germany, with a brief description of the port, the cold weather, and how the secessionists get his temper up.

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  • Title: John M. Dillingham letter to mother, November 21, 1861
  • Creator: Dillingham, John Monroe
  • Creation Date: 1861-11-21
  • Subject Date: 1861
  • Town: Freeport, Hamburg
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: paper
  • Local Code: 1861-11-21 JMD 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
(207) 865-3170
http://www.freeporthistoricalsociety.org

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