George Follett of New Sharon, ca. 1865

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George Follett of New Sharon, ca. 1865

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Description

George Follett was photographed in his Civil War uniform, during or after the war. Follett enlisted in the 9th Maine, Co. C in September 1861. Originally from Moscow, he lived most of his life in New Sharon. He survived the war, and worked as a farmer until his death in 1919. He was promoted to Corporal in 1862.

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About This Item

  • Title: George Follett of New Sharon, ca. 1865
  • Creation Date: circa 1865
  • Subject Date: circa 1865
  • Town: New Sharon
  • County: Franklin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Tintype
  • Dimensions: 5.1 cm x 5.7 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2003, Box 6/17
  • Collection: Early photography collection
  • Object Type: Image

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