Ella Cole to brother Charles, Sebago, 1862
Contributed by John Micavich through Sebago Historical Society
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Ella Cole, who was about 11, wrote to her brother Charles, a solider in Co. K of the 25th Maine Regiment in Arlington Heights, Virginia, that "the scholars all miss you at school."
She sent him a sheet of paper and an envelope for a return letter. She noted that a number of his classmates had written to him and were awaiting replies.
Cole's father, Benjamin, mentioned that Sebago needed to enlist three more three-month men and three more three-year men.
- Title: Ella Cole to brother Charles, Sebago, 1862
- Creator: Cole, Ella Frances
- Creation Date: 1862-11-16
- Subject Date: 1962-11-16
- Town: Sebago
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: ink on paper
- Dimensions (cm): 20 x 13
- Local Code: W.CC.11
- Object Type: Text
For more information about this item, contact:
Sebago Historical Society
PO Box 59, Sebago, ME 04029
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LC Subject Headings
United States. Army--Recruiting and enlistment, etc.
United States. Army. Maine Infantry Regiment, 25th (1862-1863)
Cole, Charles H.--Correspondence
Maine--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--Civil War, 1861-1865
Cole, Nancy C.
Cole, Horatio H.
Cole, Ella F.
Cole, Benjamin (Frankie) F.
Martin, Charlotte (Lot)
Haley, Ira H.
Haley, Martha L.
Cole, Charles W.
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