Gorham Ladies Aid donation letter, 1864

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Lucy E. Barlowe of the Gorham Ladies Aid Society wrote to Leonard Watson, Maine Agency Sanitary Commission in Washington, D.C., listing the contents of a box the society sent for soldiers.

The supplies included canned goods, fruit and clothing.

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About This Item

  • Title: Gorham Ladies Aid donation letter, 1864
  • Creator: Barlowe, Lucy E.
  • Creation Date: 1864-05-19
  • Subject Date: 1864
  • Town: Gorham
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 21.3 cm x 13.4 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1533, Box 1/3
  • Collection: Maine Agency Sanitary Commission records
  • Object Type: Text

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