|Title||Letters of John Nelson Dennen|
|Scope & Content||
An autobiography, written as a letter, by John Nelson Dennen from Augusta, Maine.
The letter chronicles his activities in the 31st Maine Infantry Volunteer unit, marching to Philadelphia, Washington and Alexandria, Virginia.
John Dennen joined the the Army on February 22, 1864 and fought "the rebs" in Virginia. The story ends with Dennen heading to New York on August 27, 1864.
|Extent of Description||4 sheets, 19 cm x 25 cm|
|Credit line||The Dennen Family Collection|
|Caption||John Nelson Dennen|
Dennen, John Nelson, 1846 - 1915