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Date(s) of Letter(s) Little, Henry F. W.  The Seventh Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion.  Concord, New Hampshire:  Seventh New Hampshire Veteran Association, 1896. 
February 13, 1863
"On the 13th [February, 1863], the inspector-general of the department arrived on the Cosmopolitan, and the following day the garrison was thoroughly inspected.  In the afternoon the inspecting officer left for Key West, Fla.  Lieutenant-Colonel Abbott returned to the regiment on the same steamer that brought the inspecting officer." (Little, pp. 91-92)