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This photograph shows the 2nd Maine regiment (1861-1863) encamped on Christmas day, 1861. The encampment was at Hall's Hill across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C.
The 2nd Maine was part of Martindale's Brigade of the Fifth Corps.
About This Item
- Title: 2nd Maine regiment at Christmas, 1861
- Creation Date: 1861-12-25
- Subject Date: 1861-12-25
- Town: Yorktown
- State: VA
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 19 cm x 24 cm
- Local Code: Photographs--War--Civil War
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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LC Subject Headings
- Maine--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
- Military life
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military life
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Regimental histories
- United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1863)
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