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    Reuel Williams Waters Autograph Archive, including: Three Autograph Letters Signed, February 6 and 15, and March 15, 1865, 6th Maine Battery, 4 pages, 4 ½ pages, and 2 ½ pages, respectively. These beautifully penned letters were sent to Waters' sisters from the 6th Maine Battery Camp. Original envelopes are included. Near fine to fine with original folds and some wear. [and:] 22-page Autograph Diary, August 29, 1862-January 1, 1864. This detailed journal is written in Waters' extremely legible handwriting. Near fine with original folds, some wear, light soiling, and minor paper loss at folds on last page. [and:] Family Papers, Clippings, and CDV. This collection of family materials includes an ALS to Waters from his mother, dated May 26, 1869. The 2.5" x 4.5" CDV of Waters was taken by Whipple of Boston. Very good to near fine condition with original folds, some wear and toning. Reuel W. Waters, age 20, enlisted as a Private in the ME 6th Light Artillery on September 11, 1862. He was mustered out in Augusta, ME, on June 17, 1865.

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    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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