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Item 13249

Title: Sarah Sampson letter to governor, August 17, 1863

Contributed by: Maine State Archives

Date: 1863-08-17

Location: Gettysburg

Media: black ink on paper

Item 28364

Title: Harriot Pierce to G.W. Pierce, Baldwin, 1823

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1823-07-18

Location: Baldwin; Brunswick

Media: ink on paper

Item 23845

Title: Hannah Pierce on loan to brother, Baldwin, 1857

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1857-01-31

Location: Baldwin; Gorham

Media: Ink on paper

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Rebecca N. Usher, Hollis, ca. 1885

Rebecca Usher: 'To Succor the Suffering Soldiers'

Rebecca Usher of Hollis was 41 and single when she joined the Union nursing service at the U.S. General Hospital at Chester, Pennsylvania. Her time there and later at City Point, Virginia, were defining experiences of her life.