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Head Quarters, First District
State of Rhode Island
Provost Marshal's Office

Providence, August 26 1863.
Daniel Callahan
2 Smith Street

Sir:
Having failed to report in compliance
with your notice that you have been drafted under the…

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Image of the Civil War Monument located in Providence, R.I.See also: Rhode Island State Archives Resources A Battle Hard Fought - Rhode Island and the Civil War: A Sesquicentennial Observance Civil War – Commission to Preserve the Military…

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Image of Camp Stevens located in Providence, R.I.On September 10, 1862, a camp was formed by order of the Adjustant General of the Rhode Island militia, on Dexter Training Ground in Providence, Rhode Island. Camp Stevens was named for General Isaac…

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Image of Ambrose Everett Burnside, Governor of Rhode Island. Ambrose Everett Burnside (May 23, 1824 – September 13, 1881) was an American soldier, railroad executive, inventor, industrialist, and politician from Rhode Island, serving as…

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Image of the members of Battery D, First Rhode Island Light Artillery, Veteran Association at Roger Williams Park in June 1891.See also: Rhode Island State Archives Resources A Battle Hard Fought - Rhode Island and the Civil War: A…

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Image of the 7th Rhode Island Volunteers flag. The Wounded Flags.The wounded flags! How proudlyThey fluttered in the daysWhen drums were thrumming loudlyAnd fifes sang warring lays!How brave was all their glowingWhere fierce the war-guns spoke!Their…

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