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Base Ball at an Illinois Camp
|Tags||Civil War, MilitaryCivil War, Military|
|City/State/Country:||Freeport, IL, United States|
|Game||Base BallBase Ball|
|Immediacy of Report||Contemporary|
|Age of Players||AdultAdult|
A 5-16-61 letter sent from Camp Scott, a training facility at Freeport, IL, from a soldier named Tyler in the 15th Illinois Infantry, relates that the solders are playing base ball in camp.
Email from Bruce Allardice, 3/12/2013. No source given.
|Submitted by||Bruce Allardice|
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