- a city in E Illinois.
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Examples from the Web for mattoon
Grant promptly accepted the commission, and hastened to Mattoon, where the regiment was encamped, and assumed the command.
Carol said he saw a man over at Mattoon, the time he went with his father, who was a wonder.Chicken Little Jane
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He mustered in several regiments, among them the 7th Congressional regiment at Mattoon.