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Lemuel Abijah Abbott, diary

July 8, 1864

“We took the cars at once for Frederick, Md., and arrived there at 10 o'clock a. m. to-day, finding the city nearly deserted by its inhabitants.”


Name: Lemuel Abijah Abbott

Unit: 10th Regiment Vermont Volunteer Infantry , Co. B & D

Document Information

Type: Diary


  • Military/Battles

Event Location: Frederick City, Frederick Co., MD

Document Origin: Frederick City, Frederick Co., MD


Abbott, Lemuel Abijah. Personal Recollections and Civil War Diary, 1864. Burlington, VT: Free Press, 1908, 94.