Willis M. Porter letter about Lee surrender, 1865

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April 6, 1865 letter from Willis M. Porter to his wife in Old Town about the surrender of General Lee in the Civil War.

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About This Item

  • Title: Willis M. Porter letter about Lee surrender, 1865
  • Creator: Porter, Willis M.
  • Creation Date: 1865-04-06
  • Subject Date: 1865-04-06
  • Town: Old Town
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 1605, Box 1/4
  • Collection: Willis M. Porter diaries and correspondence
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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