John P. Sheahan on nearing Petersburg, 1864

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Serving as a 1st Lieutenant in Co. E of the 31st Maine Infantry, John P. Sheahan reported to his father in Dennysville about a battle near Petersburg and his conduct as an officer.

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  • Title: John P. Sheahan on nearing Petersburg, 1864
  • Creator: Sheahan, John P.
  • Creation Date: 1864-06-18
  • Subject Date: 1864
  • Town: Dennysville, Petersburg
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME, VA
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 32.4 cm x 20 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 184, Box 1/9
  • Collection: John Parris Sheahan papers
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
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(207) 774-1822 x219

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