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Grenville F. Sparrow (1838-1907), a Portland native, served in the 17th Maine Regiment and was granted a 24-hour leave at Camp King, Cape Elizabeth, in 1862.
The regiment left Maine for Washington, D.C., and Virginia later in August 1862.
About This Item
- Title: Leave card, Camp King, 1862
- Creation Date: 1862-08-12
- Subject Date: 1862
- Town: South Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Ink and pencil on paper
- Dimensions: 5.7 cm x 8.8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 2293, Scrapbook 3
- Collection: Grenville F. Sparrow Collection
- Object Type: Text
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
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LC Subject Headings
- Military leaves and furloughs
- Sparrow, Granville Fontaine, 1837-1907
- United States. Army. Leaves and furloughs
- United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 17th (1861-1865)
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