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Collector Jim Bennetch,, or, has very graciously provided us with some great examples of Vermont Civil War covers, with backgrounds on the soldiers and technical details on the covers.

Union Military Address Cover; occupied Florida
Captain Charles Parker, Co. E, 7th Vermont Infantry

Union Occupation Cover; (Alexandria, Virginia)/Gettysburg Campaign
Corporal Joseph K. Dowling, 12th Vermont Infantry

Union Campaign Cover; Siege of Petersburg, Virginia
Corporal Alanson M. Aseltine, Co. F, 10th Vermont Infantry.

See also the "Postal History of Burlington, Vermont: The First 100 Years."