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Base ball at Camp Vermont
|Tags||Civil War, Holidays, MilitaryCivil War, Holidays, Military|
|City/State/Country:||Alexandria, VA, United States|
|Immediacy of Report||Contemporary|
|Age of Players||AdultAdult|
The Burlington Weekly Free Press, Dec. 19, 1861 prints a Dec. 6th letter from the 12th Vermont, at Camp Vermont, near Alexandria: After a game of foot ball on Thanksgiving, "many joined in games of base ball."
See also chronology 1862.39.
The Burlington Weekly Free Press, Dec. 19, 1861
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|Submitted by||Bruce Allardice|
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