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Street view of apartment blocks with a trolley, car and Fisk Rubber Company factory smoke stack.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1977 (Vol. 1 No. 1)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

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Men, women, children, and dog walking and talking on sidewalk at corner of Exchange and Center Street at Market Square with view of City Hall and Ames.

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Chicopee High School Front Street entrance with view of clock.

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View of Chicopee High School from corner of Front Street & Academy Street in winter.

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Winter landscape view of the Fisk Tire Plant looking toward the Falls on the Chicopee River from the Chicopee Isolation Hospital.

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View of four "three decker" apartment buildings from Riverview Terrace.

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Cohn family home on the corner of Cabot and School Streets with boy walking on sidewalk.

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Homes known as "three deckers" on Front Street, opposite the high school on Front Street.

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Four story brick building that was home to Dwight Mill operatives with man, women, and children walking by.

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World War I Memorial: Soldiers & Sailors Monument in front of Chicopee High School on Front Street.

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South side of Main Street looking west from Grove street, showing excellent condition of street and homes of Chicopee Manufacturing Company empolyees.

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Public library on Center Street with bunting, street view with cars and woman walking.

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Train tracks running behind Chicopee Electric Company on Front Street.

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City blocks with view of city hall, public library, Ames smoke stack, and railroad station.

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Man walking across Exchange Street on Gasless Sunday, September 1, 1918.

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Men standing on sidewalk of Center Street on Market Square with view of City Hall.

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Landscape view with flower garden of Mrs. Mary S. Bemis.

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Street view of trees, fences and houses on Fairview Avenue.

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Street view of homes on Howard Street located between Springfield and School Streets.

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Boy working in a vegetable garden.

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Boy wearing sun hat posing with hoe in cornfield behind houses.

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Local home and boarding house with people walking on the sidewalk and sitting on the porch.

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Landscape view of clotheslines, Chicopee River, Fisk Tire Plant and smoke stack.

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Woman and boy in sun hats standing in vegetable field on farm.

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Three young members of the Aldenville Canning Club standing with their jarred goods.

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Member of the Aldenville Canning Club standing next to table with jarred goods and sign "Champion Canner of Chicopee Mass"

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Acting Fire Chief Frank J.G. Thetreault, Mayor James E. Higgins and Mechanic Frank Jerusik testing a new Lefrance pump.

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Corner view of prominent business building located at the corner of Springfield and Exchange Streets in downtown Market Square. People can be seen walking on the sidewalk and crossing Exchange Street.

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Fairview woman of 73 years working in her garden.

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Street view of homes, trees, and a boy with a ball on Trilby Avenue in Aldenville.

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View of Front Street from front entrance of Chicopee High School.

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Dwight Mill Tenements with boy jumping off the sidewalk into street. Dwight Manufacturing Company gates in background.

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Gatekeeper and watchman, John Sullivan, is seated on the right next to another individual at the entrance of A.G. Spalding & Bros., a manufacturer of sporting goods. Located in Chicopee center on the banks of the Chicopee River, Spalding had a metal…

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Collection of beehives which were distributed to students who tended the public school gardens in Chicopee.

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Two young women from the Fairview section of Chicopee are standing behind their beehives. On the left is Miss Ethel T. Dyer who was the supervisor of the Aldenville Canning Club.

World War II Scrapbook Page 11

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Buckley's Newsroom and Tobacco Shop was located at 268 Exchange Street, off of Market Square. The sign in the window is exhorting customers to buy liberty bonds to help finance the military expenses of World War I.

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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A cat sits on the porch of a Chicopee resident.

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Streets, Etc., In Chicopee.



Abbey, from junction of West, Center and Hampden, to Kimball.
Ash, from Center, opposite Chestnut, to
South.
Bullens, from Exchange to School,
between Chestnut and West.
Cabot, from Front south to…

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CHICOPEE
AS once a part of Springfield proper, and now so closely allied to
it in its business and social relations, as to still make it substantially
a. prominent branch of the growing family which cling to "the old
folks at…

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Business block at 695 Grattan Street in the Aldenville section of Chicopee. Two men are standing in front of the Aldenville Cash Market; on the left is J. A. Lamothe Druggist.

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Solin's Market was located at 110 West Street in the west end of Chicopee. Grocer with apron is standing on the left under the awning of the market.

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Crowd at Fisk plant contributing to the Salvation Army Drive.

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Crowd at Fisk plant contributing to the Salvation Army Drive.

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A directory of people and businesses in Chicopee, Ma., as of 1928.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1977 (Vol. 1 No. 2)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk: a story of Chicopee 1977 (Vol. 1 No. 3)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk: a story of Chicopee 1978 (Vol. 2 No. 1)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1978 (Vol. 2 No. 2)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1978 (Vol. 1 No. 3)

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Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1981 (Vol. 1 No. 1)

Skipmunk : a story of Chicopee 1981 (Vol. 1 No. 1)
Articles on local history, poetry, and art work by local authors and students of Chicopee High School.

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Covered bridge built in 1846 connected Chicopee Center with Granby Road and Chicopee Street. The A.G. Spalding & Bros. building is directly to the left at the end of the bridge.

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View of the dam in Chicopee Falls. The dam was built in the 1820s as a power source for burgeoning industries. On the left is a cluster of buildings which was the Belcher and Taylor Agricultural Tool Company. After the Civil War they supplied…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Crowd standing on the sidewalk to view the fire at the Williams Market on Main Street in Chicopee Falls. To the left, a white lamp marks the entrance of the Grand Theater which was a movie theater.

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Firemen with a hose are seen climbing a ladder to put out a fire on the top floor of the Williams Market, which was located at 103 Main Street in Chicopee Falls. Smoke can be seen pouring out of the round window near the roof of the market.

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Robert's Pond and lower dam after the upper dam on Langwald's Pond burst on the morning of July 17, 1922. The wooden dam on Roberts Pond was built in 1900 and was used to harvest ice for A.H. Langwald's Icehouse. Photograph developed by Guenther's…

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Langwald's pond and dam on Willimansett Brook after the dam broke on July 17, 1922. The wooden dam was constructed in 1900 and Landwald's Pond was a popular swimming hole for Fairview residents. Photograph developed by Guenther's Studio of Holyoke,…

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People surveying the devastation of a house and car caused by the flood of 1922 just below the lower dam in Willimansett . Photograph developed by Guenther's Studio of Holyoke, Mass.

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People surveying the devastation caused by the flood of 1922 just below the lower dam in Willimansett . Photograph developed by Guenther's Studio of Holyoke, Mass.

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Eight handwritten pages of Charles H. Tracy's genealogy

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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United Presbyterian Church located on busy Market Square with pedestrians and cars passing by.

View of the Cabot Street Engine House from the front.

View of the front of the Municipal Lighting Plant on Front Street.

View of Chicopee City Hall and the 147 foot spire from the intersection of Front and Center Streets.

View of the Willimanset Fire House.

View of the East Street Fire Station showing front and signs for Hose #1 and Hook and Ladder.

View of the Chicopee Public Library from Center Street with cars parked in front and people walking downtown. A women in a hat is in the forground and city hall is on the background. Two library patrons are on the front steps of the library.

View of the Fairview Fire Station.

Front View of the Hose House from Grattan Street.

View of the front of the Starzyk Building from Center and Exchange Streets. Built in 1832, it was formerly the Wells Opera House.

Side view of Starzyk Building from Center and Exchange Streets. Built in 1832, it was formerly the Wells Opera House.

Wide view of Main Street from the South looking west

Buckley's Newsroom with exhibit of Liberty Loan posters

View of the Center Street Post Office with bustle of pedestrians and people of bicycles around it.

Front view of the block with the Grattan Street Drug Store and Market.

View of the Chicopee Pumping Station overflow and intake pond with the Cooley Brook Station in the distance.

Trees marking the head watersheds of Cooley Brook.

Trees and foliage marking the head watersheds of Cooley Brook.

Source of Cooly Brook and Chicopee's water supply surrounded by trees.

Workers laying a 130-foot standpipe in the ground

Workers prepare the foundation frame, built with wood, for a 130-foot standpipe

View of the ditch and wood frame for a 130-foot standpipe.

Work being done on the standpipe foundation while supervisor (?) Sullivan and Alderman F.C. Flint, chairman of the Water Committee watch.

Four men conversing

New tripple-com pumper truck at the Willimanset firehouse with Captain Thompson-Fountain in the front seat. Hose number 5 is in the background.

Photograph of three men with building in the background

Photograph of several men loading the triple-com pumper at Cabot Street Station May 19, 1921.

Photograph of fire fighter James J. Taylor doing a nozzle test of the triple-com test.

Portrait of Deputy Chief James S. McNeish at the tripple-com test.

Portrait of A. Couture of A. G. Spalding Company with fire truck.

View of trees and the house of N.P. Ames in the background.

Three-quarter view of the house, built in 1837, owned by Dr. Prindle located on the corner of Howard and Springfield Streets.

Lodge on estate of N.P. Ames Carter on the corner of Grove Street and Grove Avenue.

Front view of Walsh Block, Sprngfield Street with a woman walking and holding a child's hand and a man walking on the left bottom of the photograph.

Front view of the George A. Blaisdell Home, 955 Front Street. Several large plants and trees grow in front of the house.

Chicopee Street in Winter looking south with houses on the left side of a snow covered road.

Moncalm Street, Fairview, looking towards Britton Street with leafless trees and houses on the right and utility poles on the left.

Front view of the home of A.L.A Aumann at 116 School Street. Was an agent for the Dwight Manufacturing Company.

View of the Dwight Manufacturing Company tenaments on Perkin Street with trees and shrubs. A person is stepping off the sidewalk into the street in the center of the image.

View of the The Ludden Three-Deckers on Riverview Terrace with trees and one car parked on the roadside.

View of a white two story house with trees in the foreground blocking the view of the front. A fence draws a line across the middle of the frame.

View of the Walsh Tenament Block with the City Hall tower and the Public Library in the backgound. A few people are seen walking on the sidewalk in front of the tenament.

View of houses on the corner of Broadway and Madison Streets from the south.

Veiw of the Max Cohn Home at the corner of Cabot and School Streets.

Veiw of the the George Bray Home located at the corner of Walnut and Summer Streets. Photographed from the side of house with fence and leafless trees.

Side view of a row of four three-story apartment buildings on Front Street across from the high school. The last one in the row is the home of the Postmaster and Mrs. R.A. Cronand.

View of the West Main Street Boarding House showing the vine covered side of the building and the fenced in entrance. It was the former boarding house for the Chicopee Manufacturing Company.

View of the Dwight Manufacturing Company Boarding House from Exchange Street showing front porch and people walking on the sidewalk.

Front view of Chicopee Mayor James E. Higgins' home at 61 Montgomery Street in the Falls section of the city.

Large house set back from Broadway Street belonging to I.H. Page.

Front and side of the Dwight Manufacturing Company Tenament building on the corner of Perkins and Exchange Streets with a large tree on the right and people walking along the sidewalk.

The Moore Homestead at the corner of School and Center Streets. It was demolished to make way for the Chicopee Savings Bank building at the same location.

View of the South side of Main Street from Grove Street showing the street and homes of the Chicopee Manufacturing Company employees.

View of the Oxford Country Club House showing the entrance and the second story porch.

View of the Masonic Temple, Belcher Lodge from the street showing the front porch and buildings in the back.

View of the Links at the Oxford Country Club

Foresters Hall, Meadow Street, Willimansett

View of the front of the North End Improvement Association building on Hamshire Street

View of the Willimansett "Y" looking Southwest with Chicopee Street on the right and Meadow Street on the left

Looking from the rear porch upriver at the Fisk Tire Plant in the distance

Caption reads: "from porch to lands beyond

View of the second dam, Chicopee River, from the covered bridge

Looking east at the Boston and Maine Railroad line behind the Chicopee Electric Light Plant

Looking west at the Boston and Maine Railroad line behind the Chicopee Electric Light Plant

Mrs. Ben Bemis flower garden with houe in the background, Academy Street

View of the Boston and Maine Railroad line showing the rail line as it runs along the Chicopee River

Looking at Market Square at intersection of Exchange and Center Streets

Site of a proposed fire engine house on Grattan Street oposite Marchand's Hall

Fairview Avenue from Springfield Street

Plank Walk with cleats leading to Sand Hill, Dwight Terrace

East Street looking straight on

Silent Policeman at Market Square looking up Springfield Street hill

Silent Policeman at Market Square

Madison Street from Broadway Street

Sheridan Street looking West from St. Patrick's Church with row houses on the left side

Entrance to Fariview Cemetery from Academy Street

View of a dirt road, Riverview Terrace, with trees obscuring the houses on the right side of the image

Photograph of trees and hedges in front yard of a house that appears on the left top of the image

View of a wide dirt road with trees, sidewalks and houses on both sides of the image

Photograph of a the Chicopee River at Bercham Bend showing the water, the shore, and a bridge in the background spanning the length of the image

View of the Chicopee River from the back of the lighting plant showing both sides of the river and trees and a field in the distance

Looking across the Chicopee River at the oppostie shore

View of Sherman or Doane Pond, which was Chicopee's first water supply

Dam at Langwald's Pond in fairview showing the depth and capacity for water storage

Photograph showing a twenty foot tall snowman with two men at the top of one tall ladder that is leaning on the back of the snowman

View of Chicopee Falls from the bridge showing the river, the falls and buildings on either side of the falls

Snowy Scene of a large house with columns at the corner of Howard and Pleasant Streets

A northwest view of a frozen and snowy Chicopee River from Riverview Terrace

Photograph of a car partially buried in snow

View of Riverview Terrace from above showing the snow-covered, but shovelled, street and sidewalks

View of Howard Street looking south after a snow storm

View of a frozen Chicopee River with trees on the right and small manufaturing plant and smoke stack in the distance

Photograph of the entrance sign with visiting hours to the City Hospital

Looking at the dirt lane, Trilby Ave., that leads to City Hospital

Dirt road with shrubs and telephone poles

View of the rear entrance to City Hospital

View of the South side of City Hospital showing stairs to side entrance and porch to the right

View of the front entrance to City Hopsital with small tree on the left of the walkway

View of the north side and wing of City Hospital

The Sun House entrance on the right and small trees and field on the left

Looking North from City Hospital through trees and field in the forground with Mt. Tom in the distance

Portrait of City Hospital Matron, Miss Mahoney with porch columns

View of the city of Chicopee looking West from the city's hopsital

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Photograph of a small group of people, two men on either side of two women in the middle, in coats and ties and dresses

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Group photograph of several women in white dresses, with two wearing dark dresses, in front of a vine covered wall

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Group photograph of several men in dark suits and wearing or holding hats in front of a vine covered wall

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Langwald's Pond, Fairview being considered for the Willimansett water supply

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Langwald's Pond, Fairview being considered for the Willimansett water supply

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Langwald's Pond, Fairview being considered for the Willimansett water supply

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View of a smaller pond two miles above Langwald's Pond showing the excellent watershed, which continues betond the curve in the water and out of sight

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Photograph showing the cove in Langwald's Pond

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Langwald's Pond, Fairview being considered for the Willimansett water supply

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Langwald's Pond, Fairview being considered for the Willimansett water supply

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A view of a bronze statue done by Melzar H. Mozman, a prominent sculptor from Chicopee. The heroic woman stands on a pedestal of granite. In her right hand she holds a wreath, and in her left a shield which is a tribute to the fallen of World War I.

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A portion of the estimated 12,000 people who celebrated Memorial Day in Chicopee in 1921. The spectators, standing in front of the newly built Chicopee High School on Front Street, are gazing at the festivities near the monument.

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A front view of the plaque placed on the pedestal of the Soldiers & Sailors Monument. A metallic eagle is perched on the plaque which bears the following inscription: "Chicopee erects this monument in grateful memory of all her sons who served on…

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An empty grandstand on Memorial Day, 1921, decorated in red, white and blue bunting. In the background, spectators are awaiting the dignitaries who will preside at the ceremonies on this day.

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On Memorial Day boy scouts are gathered for an observance at Maple Grove Cemetery. This cemetery is located on Auburn Street in Chicopee Center. Established in 1836, it was originally named the Cabotville Burying Ground.

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A closeup of the World War I monument after the formal unveiling ceremony. The top portion of the monument has an engraving of two American flags, one facing to the left and the other to the right. Under this engraving there is an inscription which…

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On the podium in front of the Montcalm School, school children are singing at the dedication ceremony of the World War I monument. Their choral director leads them and other school children are holding American flags standing in front of the podium.…

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Eight Red Cross nurses are standing adjacent to their truck. The nurse in the middle is holding an embroidered cross, the symbol of their organization. Two nurses, standing on each side of her, hold two small flags which frame the cross. Their…

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School children in patriotic costumes form a ring around the World War I monument. In their hands they hold a large, extended sash. Near the monument a woman is laying a floral decoration, while two women assist and look on.

Joseph M. Grise, of George Beesly Company, men's furnishings in Chicopee, speaks from the podium to the crowd assembled at the Montcalm School in Chicopee. School children holding small flags are standing in front of the podium. All are looking at…

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Alderman James J. Jennings stands talking to unidentified man outside Dr. Fred B. Grady's Dentist office.

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Chicopee Mayor, James E. Higgins, stands to the left on a decorated podium in front of the Montcalm School. Standing in a group on the right side of the podium is James C. Buckley, City Clerk and Chairman of the World War I Monument Dedication…

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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On Memorial Day parade marchers are walking west on Exchange Street from Market Square in Chicopee center. On the left, a pipe band in kilts is playing and two marchers behind them are carrying flags.

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Young spectators are walking alongside a uniformed brass band which is leading a Memorial Day parade near Market Square in Chicopee center. Directly behind, the rest of the parade is making its way from the Square.

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Four young girl scouts who are members of a troop sponsored by the "Polish National Alliance" are carrying a floral display on Memorial Day. A banner on the right side of the display shows the initials "PNA" which stand for the alliance.

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Led by policemen and a brass band, scouts enter Calvary Cemetery on Memorial Day. Calvary was built by John Chase in 1836 and it is one of the oldest Catholic cemeteries in Chicopee.

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A group of young women wearing summer dresses walk in the procession at Calvary Cemetery. Behind them is the long line of the procession led by by a marcher carrying the flag. Calvary consists of twenty-five acres of land and is on Hampden Street in…

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Men dressed in suits and summer hats are standing next to a colorful automobile on Exchange Street in Chicopee. The automobile is decorated with American flags, flowers, and patriotic bunting. It was entered in the Memorial Day parade by the…

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Scoutmaster Champion stands to the right of the scouts in his troop who are in a parade formation. Dressed in their uniforms and campaign hats, they are preparing to march in Chicopee on Memorial Day.

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A girl scout troop is standing in a two-by-two formation on the walkway of a public school. Preparing to march with their captain in the parade on Memorial Day, they are dressed in their scout uniforms and campaign hats. This was a type of hat worn…

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A group of young women lead the procession to the dedication of the World War I monument at the Montcalm School in Chicopee. They are carrying an oversized, unfurled American flag.

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Local Polish people on the 130th anniversary of the adoption of the Polish Constitution

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The Chicopee Public Library Postcard Collection Exhibit is a series of photographs showing the postcard exhibit as it is displayed at the Chicopee Public Library. The postcard collection is a small collection of donated postcards ranging in date from…

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The whole bunch of workers at Salvation Army Drive- "Charlie" A. Ludden (Chairman).

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Two women pose in a classroom at the Montcalm School with display of hats, shoes, musical instruments, etc.

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Mr. Seaver is walking westward in downtown Market Square. On the left is the Starzyk Building and on the right is the City Hall clock tower. Mr. Seaver was the treasurer of the Chicopee Savings Bank which was located in the square.

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Front view of prominent business building located at thecorner of Springfield and Exchange Streets in downtown Market Square. A few people can be seen walking on the sidewalk in front of thebuilding past a small group that has gathered at the right

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Area in the Willimansett section of Chicopee formed by the convergence of Chicopee and Meadow Streets resembling the letter Y. Looking southward, Meadow Street is on the left and Chicopee Street is on the right side. In the 1930s, the Y Cash Market,…

World War II Scrapbook Page 1

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

Roy Belliveau Scrapbook

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Roy Belliveau joined the United States Army on February 7, 1941 and was assigned to the 57th Signal Battalion, 121st Radio Intelligence Company. He spent the next five years training and getting ready to join the war in Europe. In 1942 he trained in…

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This five-story building was the main production facility of the tire company. Founded in 1896, as one building and known as the Spalding & Pepper Rubber Company, it grew to be one of the nation's largest tire making facilities.

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The managers of the Fisk Tire Company are seated at a table with their secretary to the right. Meetings were held in the administration building which faced Grove Street in Chicopee Falls. On the wall to the left is a framed, enlarged photograph of…

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Two workers with large knives are cutting bundled sheets of rubber. On the left the worker is carefully looking at his scale in order to determine the weight of his cut.

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Tire cord wound on spools is piled in a bin. This cord made from a specially designed fabric was used in the manufacture of tires. In the 1920's three different factories were making tire cord for the Fisk Tire Company.

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A worker is cutting a length of cord at an angle or on the bias. Tire cord had to be cut at a 45 degree angle because the fabric threads were woven at this angle. This angle weave of the cord proved to be more durable than a square weave.

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A worker carefully looks at tire cord stretched out on the table. This cotton fabric constituted twenty five percent of every cord tire built by the Fisk Tire Company. The durability of a Fisk tire depended on the careful handling of the fabric by…

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A worker operates a machine which winds cord around the rim of a metal core. For cord tires, the circumference of the core was smaller than the inside of the tire because these tires expanded when they were put into the vulcanizing machines.

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Workers are applying the special rubber stripe which will be the sidewall of the cord tire. This sidewall rubber was made by a special machine at the plant. When the sidewalls were built up, the tires were now ready to be shipped to the vulcanizing…

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Cord tires awaiting vulcanization are dangling from metal hooks attached to pulleys. These pulleys ran on an overhead circular track. Because of this round shape, workers at the Fisk Tire Company referred to this section of the vulcanizing room as…

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Two workers on each side of a conveyor belt are removing unfinished tires from hooks attached to an overhead track. Each unfinished tire was then placed on the conveyor belt where it traveled to the mold room.

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Inside the safety bulletin case, management of the plant has placed a poster which shows and describes how a worker injured his finger while placing his hand on a tire hanging from the overhead track; the worker next to him pushed a tire which…

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A group of workers standing on each side of a conveyer lower the top half of a mold over an unfinished tire which has been placed by other workers into a bottom mold. Molds which were made of metal resembled halves of a giant hollowed out donut.

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Two workers standing on opposite sides of the conveyer remove the harness which was used to lower the upper mold onto a tire encased by a bottom mold. Removal of the harness was the final procedure before a tire was placed for curing into the…

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Workers near the conveyer wait for tires in molds which are destined for the vulcanizers on their right. As these molds arrive, these workers will place one mold on top of another until they fill the vulcanizer.

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Workers near the conveyer wait for tires in molds which are destined for the vulcanizers on their right. As these molds arrive, these workers will place one mold on top of another until they fill the vulcanizer.

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A worker presses his hand on a stack of molds while he waits for the cover to be lowered onto the vulcanizer. When the cover is secure, heat and steam will be piped into the vulcanizer, causing the rubber to harden and expand against the molds. This…

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A tire with a visible inner tube leans against a stack of nearby tires. The invention of the pneumatic tire, i.e., a vulcanized tire with an inflatable inner tube gave passengers in automobiles a smooth, comfortable ride. By the 1920s, the Fisk Tire…

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Two workers in the shipping department are inspecting finished tires which they are holding upright on a table. Nearby on wooden pallets, tires of various tread design are stacked and bundled.

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Four wrapped tires are sitting atop the wrapping machine. Because Fisk Tire Company had retail stores in forty states, tires were wrapped before they were shipped to these stores. The wrapping prevented dust from collecting on the tires and preserved…

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Two employees are working on a machine which wraps finished tires. To their left a stack of tires is waiting to be wrapped. On the right Fisk non-skid tires are wrapped and piled neatly on a pallet.

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Inside the emergency hospital at the plant, there are counters with medical supplies against the back wall. Two sinks stand on each side of these counters. The room also contains a portable hospital bed and dispensary table and chair.

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The company doctor is treating a hand injury of an employee while the nurse assists him. The management of the Fisk Tire Company were proud that their company had an emergency hospital staffed by a full-time doctor and nurse.

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The safety bulletin in the display case has the following slogan on top: Safety saves sickness, suffering, sadness. On the bottom, it shows a series of health cartoons about the dangers of spreading infection and warns, "Don't spit!" Just several…

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Two workers from the shipping department of the Fisk Tire Company inspect tires before they are put into the warehouse storage area. On the right, their supervisor is inspecting a stack of finished tires ready for storage. In the 1920s, this…

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Ten trucks parked at the loading dock are getting ready to make shipments of finished tires. These tires will be delivered to dealers and the 130 branch stores operated by the Fisk Tire Company. The shipping department was always very busy in the…

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Jitneys transporting people during the holdup of the Holyoke trolleys on Grattan Street.

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Enlistments in 1864

The following were obtained in 1865, by the payment of an extra bounties, on the part of the town and of the enrolled men, towards the quota assigned under the call of the President, dated Dec. 19, 1864.

They were enlisted…

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Enlistments in 1862
The following were obtained in 1862 by the payment of an extra bounty on the part of the town authorities. They were enlisted for nine months in the army.
Levi Miller
Charles A. Gay
William Woods
Henry Sanbrose
Thomas…

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Non-Resident Recruits

The following were assigned, Sept. 20, 1864, by the state authorities to the credit of the town towards the quota under the President’s call of July 18, 1864. These men were colored recruits, obtained by the state in the…

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Naval Enlistments

The following-named persons, residents of Chicopee, served in the United States Navy. The time and place of enlistment, and the name of the vessel on which they shipped, are given.

(Time) (Name) (Place) (Vessel)
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The Draft of 1864
On the 20th day of May a draft was commenced at Springfield for Chicopee, and continued subsequently on June 10th, June 20th, and July 9th._The names were drawn in the following order, and the persons disposed of as specified…

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Nathaniel Child
Born in Killingly, Ct._Son of Marcus Child_by occupation a Moulder_Married_At the age of 27 years, on 4 Jan’y, 1864, enlisted in the 13th Unattached Co. Heavy Artillery, afterwards Company “T”, 3d Mass. Heavy Artillery_Mustered…

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Arthur M. Burns
Born in Belfast, Ireland_Son of Arthur Burns_By occupation a Plumber_Married_At the age of 28 years on July 9, 1863, enlisted at Boston, Mass., for 3 years, in the United States Navy_Rank Second Fireman.
He was first sent to the…

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Henry Dickinson
Born in Patterson, N.J._Son of Isaac Dickinson_by occupation a Painter_Married_At the age of 29 years on 12th March, 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 1st Reg. Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, Company “D”.
This company, except for…

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William H. Martin
Born in Smithfield, R.I._Son of Wm. H. Martin_Idler at date of enlistement_Unmarried_At the age of 19, on enlisted as recruit in the 15th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry_Date of Muster is unknown_Joined his regiment at Fortress…

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James H. Nickerson
Born in Chiocopee Falls_Son of Henry N. Nickerson_By occupation a Brass Finisher_At the age of 24 on 30 Dec’r, 1861, he enlisted for the regiment of Cavalry then forming for service on the frontier, at Readville, Mass., called…

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Lyman J. Paul
Born in N.Y. State_Son of Mitchell Paul_Unmarried_By occupation a Hostler_At the age of 19 years, in Aug. 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 21st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, Company “B”_Rank Private.
He participated in the…

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Mitchell W. Paul
Born in state of New York_Son of Mitchell Paul_Married_By occupation a Mechanic_At the age of 25 years, in Aug. 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 21st Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry, Company “F”_Rank Corporal.
He participated…

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Richard Murphy
Born in Ireland_Son of Richard Murphy_Unmarried_At the age of 16, on 28 March, {1863}, enlisted for one (1) year in the U.S Navy as Landsman_{Occupation} at date of Enlsited a {Board-Treer}
Was first on duty on receiving ship…

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Maurice Phelan
Born in Ireland_Son of {Jas.} Phelan_Married_At the age of 25 years on Sept. 1, 1861, enlisted in the U.S. Navy for 3 years.
{???} first on board receiving Ship “North Carolina”, thence to Brooklyn Nay Yard, when after a stay of…

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Patrick Donelan
Born in Ireland_Son of Patrick Donelan_by occupation a Harness-Maker_Unmarried_At the age of 19.

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Michael Moriarty
Born in Ireland_Son of Morris Moriarty_By occupation a Laborer_At the age of 19 on March 28, 1864, enlisted for one (1) year in the U.S. Navy_Unmarried.
Was sent on board receiving ship “North Carolina”, from which he was…

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George Croshier
Born in Chicopee Falls, Mass_Son of George Croshier_By occupation a Painter_Single_At the age of 17 years, on March 20, 1864, enlisted for (probably) 3 years in the 57th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry_Date of muster unknown_Company…

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Daniel Walsh
Born in Ireland_Son of {Thos.} Walsh_By occupation a Laborer_Married_At the age of 28 years, on Jan’y 21, 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 57th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry_Mustered March 10, 1864, and assigned to Company…

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John Houlihan
Born in Ireland_Son of William Houlihan_By occupation a Laborer_Married_At the age of 29 years, at the time of the formation fo the Reg. he enlisted for Nine (9) months in the 52d Reg. Massachusetts Vol Infantry. Company unknown.
He…

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John Sullivan
Born in Ireland_Son of Thos. Sullivan_By occupation a Laborer_Single_This man enlisted three (3) times.
First Enlistment
At the age of 21 years, prior to the first battle of Bull Run, he enlisted for two (2) years in the 15th Reg.…

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Michael Sullivan
Born in Ireland_Son of {Maurice} Sullivan_By occupation a {Card} Grinder_Married_At the age of 21 years on 22 Aug. 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 30th Mass. Infantry Vol’s_Mustered in same date and assigned to Co. “E”. …

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William Hatfield
Born in Springfield, Mass._Son of William Hatfield_By occupation a Painter_Married_At the age of 30 years, on July 11, 1863, enlisted for 3 years in the 2d Reg. Massachusetts Heavy Artillery_Mustered july 29, 1863, and assigned to…

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William McGrath
Born in Ireland_Son of John McGrath_By occupation a Plasterer and Whitewasher_Married_At the age of 44 years in 30 Aug. 1864, enlisted for one (1) year in the 2d Reg. Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Mustered same date and assigned to…

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Patrick Foley
Born in Springfield, Mass._Son of Martin Foley_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_At the age of 22 years, on August 28, 1864, enlisted for one year in the 6th Reg. New York Heavy Artillery Vol’s_Mustered in same date, and assigned to…

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John Gleason
Born in Ireland_Son of Lawrence Gleason_By occupation a Laborer_Married_At the age of 23 years, enlisted for 3 years in the 2d Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Infantry. Date of Enlistment 11 May, 1861_Mustered same date and assigned to Company…

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Patrick Powers
Born in Ireland_Son of Patrick Powers_By occupation a Laborer_Single_At the age of 21 years, on May 11, 1861, enlisted for 3 year sin 2d Reg. Massachusetts Vol’s Infantry. Mustered same date and assigned to Company “B”_Rank…

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Frank Thornton
Born in Ireland_Son of Frank Thornton_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_At the age of 21 years on 19 October, 1864, enlisted for one year in the 11th Reg. Maine Infantry Vol’s_Mustered in same date, and assigned to company…

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Owen Reed
Born in Ireland_Son of Leonard Reed_By occupation a Sabre manufacturer_Unmarried_At the age of 19 years, on 18 July, 1864, he enlisted for 3 years in the 28th Reg. Mass. Vol. Infantry, and was assigned to Company “E”_Rank Private with…

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Thomas Kennedy
Born in {Milleneague}, Mass._Son of John Kennedy,_By occupation a Moulder,_Married_At the age of 22 years, on 14 Octo. 1864, in N.Y. City, enlisted for one year in the 6th reg. New York Heavy Artillery Vol’s_Mustered same…

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John F. Stapleton
Born in Ireland_Son of {Ino.} Stapleton_By occupation a Tin-smith_Unmarried_At the age of 19 years, on 5 April, 1865, he enlisted for 3 years in the 22d Reg. New York Cavalry Vol’s_Mustered on 10 April, 1865.
He never joined his…

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Thomas Fitzgerald
Born in Ireland_Son of Edward Fitzgerald_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_At the age of 21 years, on 29 Nov., 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 13th reg. Maine Infantry Volunteers_Mustered same date_Assigned to Company…

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Michael Shannon
Born in N.Y. City_Son of {Timo.} Shannon_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_at the age of 18 years, on 5th April, 1865, enlisted for 3 years in the 22d N.Y. Cavalry_Mustered in 10 April, 1865_Private.
He was never sent to his Reg.,…

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James F. McElwin
Born in Palmer, Mass._Son of William McElwin_By occupation a Machinist_Single_At the age of 16 on the 25 March 1865, enlisted for one year in the 62d Reg. Mass. Infantry Vol’s, Company “C”. Mustered into service about 30…

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Jeremiah Sullivan
Born in Ireland_Son of Patrick Sullivan_By occupation a Tanner_Single_At the age of 21 years on Jan’y 26, 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 12th Reg. Connecticut Vol. Infantry. Mustered same date and assigned to Company…

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Horatio P. Chapin
Born in Albany, N.Y._Son of Sidney Chapin_Machinist at date of enlistment_Married_At the age of 30, on the 23d March, 1865, enlisted for one year in the 40th Reg. New Jersey Vol’s_Was mustered into the service as Private March…

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Daniel McKenny
Born in Ireland_Son of Dan. McKenny_By occupation a Butcher_Unmarried_At the age of 18, on 8 Jan’y, 1861, enlisted for 3 years in 40th N.Y. Vols. Infantry_Assigned to Company “E”_
Mustered in 14th Jan._Rank Private with no…

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Frederick A. Churchill
Born in Chicopee. Son of Sylvester Churchill. By occupation a Harness-maker. Single. At the age of 18, on Febr’y 17, 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 25th Reg. N.Y. Cavalry Vol’s, Company “D”. Mustered into the…

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James Sullivan
Born in Chicopee. Son of {Unknown}. By occupation a Hostler. At the age of 20 enlisted on 17 Feb’y, 1864, for 3 years, in the 25th Reg. N.Y. Cavalry Vol’s, Company “D”._Mustered into the service on March 14, 1864. Rank…

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Theodore Basterdus
Born in Chicopee. Son of Ferdinand Basterdus. By occupation a Machinist. Single. At the age of 18, on Jan’y 26, 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 25th Reg. N.Y. Vols. Cavalry, Company “B”.
Mustered into service on Feb.…

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Warren Bullens
Born in Chicopee. Son of Ira Bullens. By occupation a Harness Maker. Singl. At the age of 17, on Jan’y 26, 1864, enlisted for 3 years in the 25th Reg. N.Y. Cavalry Vol’s, Company “B”. Mustered into service Feb. 20, 1864. …

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John A. Gibbons
Born in Chicopee. Son of John Gibbons. By occupation a Student. Single. At the age of 19, on Feb. 20, 1864, enlisted for 3 years in 25th N.Y. Cavalry Vol’s. Co. “D”. Mustered into the service Feb. 20, 1864. Rank…

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Benjamin Woodhall
Born in Harper’s Ferry, Va._Son of Peter Woodhall_By occupation a Gun-Smith_Single_At the age of 21 years, on 27 Dec’r 1864, enlisted for one years in the 13th Massachusetts Independent Battery_Mustered in on service date.
He…

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James Curran
Born in Ireland_Son of {???} Corran_By occupation a Laborer_Married_At the age of 24 years, on 8th June, 1863, enlisted for 3 years in the 3d Reg. Massachusetts Heavy Artillery_Mustered June 12, 1863._Rank Private with no subsequent…

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Henry McElwain
Born in Lowell, Mass. Son of William McElwain. By occupation a Weaver. Single. At the age of 20, on 5 Octo., 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 24th Reg. Infantry, Mass. Vol’s, Company “K”. Mustered into the U.S. Service 9…

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George W. McElwain
Born in Ware Village, Md. Son of William McElwain_By occupation a Manufacturer_Married_At the age of 25, ion 15, Octo., 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 24th Reg. Infantry, Mass. Vol’s, Company “K”. Mustered into the U.S.…

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Patrick McCarty
Born in Ireland,_Son of John McCarty,_by occupation a Laborer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 5th Regiment of Cavalry, N.Y. Vols._Company D.
Enlisted September, 14, 1861, and was sent to the regimental…

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James H. Belcher
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Benjamin B. Belcher,_by occupation a Moulder,_Married,_at the age of 42 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service on the 25th of September,…

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James Welch
Born in Ireland,_Son of John Welch,_by occupation a Laborer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 5th Regiment of Cavalry, N.Y. Vols._Company D.
Enlisted September 20, 1861 and was sent to the regimental…

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James McGinley
Born in England,_Son of William McGinley,_by occupation a Carpenter,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted for three years in the 5th Regiment of Cavalry, N.Y. Vols._Company D._
Enlisted Sept. 20, 1861, and was sent to the regimental…

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James Nelligan
Born in Ireland_Son of {Jau} Nelligan_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_At the age of 19, on 7 Octo, 1861, enlisted for 3 years in the 28th Reg. Massachusetts Infantry Vol’s_Mustered 13 {Dcr} 1861_Assigned to Company “H”_Rank…

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Amos Bond
Born in Chester, N.H._Son of Amos Bond,_by occupation a Musician,_Married,_at the age of 42 enlisted as Leader of the Bank in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.
Mustered into service October 10, 1861, at Springfield, Mass.
During…

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Cornelius Murphy
Born in Ireland_Son of_By occupation a Laborer_Single_At the age of 19, in Nov. or Dec. 1861, Enlisted for 3 years in 28th Reg. Mass. Vol. Inf._Mustered in_Assigned to Company “H”
He served faithfully with his Reg. in several…

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Peter Sheehy
Born in Ireland,_Son of Patrick Sheehy,_by occupation an Operative,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 28th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company H. Enlisted Dec’r 1861_Rank Private with no subsequent…

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Zachary L. Damon
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Charles E. Damon,_by occupation a Machinist,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for one year as a recruit in the 3rd Regiment of Cavalry, Mass. Vols. And was assigned to Company M.
In the latter…

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John Gleason
Born in Ireland,_Son of Lawrence Gleason,_by occupation a Laborer,_Married,_at the age of 26 enlisted for three years in the 2nd Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company B._
Mustered into service, May 11, 1861, at “Camp Andrew”,…

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Frederic A. Churchill
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Sylvester Churchill,_by occupation a Harness Maker,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 25th Regiment of Cavalry, N.Y. Vols._Company C.
Mustered into service, January 15,…

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James Sullivan
Born in Ireland,_Son of,_by occupation a Hostler,_Unmarried,_at the age of 20 enlisted for three years in the 25th Regiment of Cavalry, N.Y. Vols._Company C.
Mustered into service January 15, 1864 at New York City.
The regiment…

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Patrick Farley
Born in Ireland,_Son of Charles Farley,_by occupation a Laborer,_Married,_at the age of 21 enlisted for three years in the 18th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company K._
Mustered into service August 23, 1861 at Readville, Mass.…

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Lorin Graves
Born in Leverett, Mass._Son of Walter Graves,_by occupation a Carriage Trimmer,_Married,_at the age of 35 as a recruit in the 17th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Mustered into service March 26, 1862,_
Remained in camp at Cambridge,…

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William L. Wintworth
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of William E. Wintworth,_by occupation a musician,_Married,_at the age of 23 enlisted for three months in the 1st Regiment of Infantry, Conn. Vols._Company A.
Mustered into service April 22, 1861,…

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Richard Stapleton
Born in Ireland,_Son of John Stapleton,_by occupation a Harness Maker,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlsited for three years in the 113th Regiment of Infantry, N.Y. Vols._
Enlisted in August, 1862, and went in camp of organization…

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Daniel Dwyer
Born in Ireland,_Son of Daniel Dwyer,_by occupation an Operative,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 28th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company H._
Enlisted October 11, 1861, and went to the camp of…

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Homer Richardson
Born in Athol, Mass._Son of Lysander Richardson,_by occupation a Carpenter,_Married,_at the age of 25 was drafted at Springfield, Mass._July 17, 1863, for three years service, and accepted by the examining surgeon.
On account of…

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Frank A. Johnson
Born in Temple, N.H._Son of Allen Johnson,_by occupation a Clerk,_Unmarried,_at the age of 22 enlisted for nine months in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Conn. Vols. Company A.
He signed the enlistment roll on the 1st of September,…

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Edward S. Fitz
Born in Pembroke, N.H._Son of George W. Fitz,_by occupation a Student,_Unmarried,_at the age of 20 enlisted for nine months in the 43rd Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company K._He signed the enlistment roll at Springfield, Mass.…

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Patrick Casey
Born in Ireland_Son of Morris Casey_By occupation a Laborer_Unmarried_At the age of 19, on 20 Sept., 1862, enlisted for 9 months in 46th Reg. Mass. Vol. Inf., Company I._Rank Private_
He served with his Reg. in its several operations,…

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Patrick Donelan
Born in Ireland_Son of Patrick Donelan_By occupation a {housemaker}_Unmarried_At the age of 19, on 20 Sept., 1862, enlisted for 9 months in 46th Reg. Mass. Vol. Inf._Mustered with Reg._Assigned to Company “K”_Rank…

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Benjamin Wheeler
Born in {Uxbridge}, Mass._Son of {???} Wheeler_By occupation a Polisher_Married_At the age of 25, on Sept. 11th, 1862, enlisted for 9 months in the 46th Reg. Massachusetts Inf. Vol’s, Company “D”. Rank Private with no…

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Sumner H. Bodfish
Born in Chicopee Falls_Son of Simeon C. Bodfish_By occupation a Clerk_Single_At the age of 18, in Sept. 1862, enlisted for 9 months in the 46th Reg. Massachusetts Inf. Vol’s_Assigned to Company “D”_Rank Private with no…

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George W. Ball
Born in Townshend, Mass._Son of Wm. Ball_By occupation a Machinist_Unmarried_At the age of 18 years and 10 months on Aug. 25, 1862, enlisted for 9 months in the 46th Reg. Mass. Infantry Vol’s, Co. “D”_Mustered 25th Sept’r,…

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Warren L. Adams
Born in Holliston, Mass._Son of Abner Adams,_by occupation a Moulder,_Married,_at the age of 24 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D.
Mustered into service September 25, 1862.
On his…

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Albert S. Alden
Born in Stafford, Conn._Son of Alonzo E. Alden,_by occupation a Machinist,_Unmarried,_at the age of 24 enlsited for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D.
Mustered into service September 25, 1862, and…

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Melzar H. Mosman
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Silas Mosman,_by occupation a Draughtsman,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry,_Company D.
Mustered into service September 25, 1862.
He took part in…

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Joseph W. Plimpton
Born in Lowell, Mass._Son of Joseph D. Plimpton,_by occupation a Student,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlsited for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols_Company D.
Mustered into service September 25th,…

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Charles C. Littlefield
Born in Newport, R.I._Son of C.D. Littlefield,_by occupation a Manufacturer,_Married,_at the age of 32 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D.
Mustered into service, September 25th,…

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Robertus S. Stetson
Born in Coleraine, Mass._Son of Samuel Stetson,_by occupation a Machinist,_Unmarried,_at the age of 20 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D.
Mustered into service, September 25th,…

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Wilmer W. Johnson
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Henry Johnson,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service, September 25th, 1862.
He…

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Robert R. Gregory
Born in Manchester, England,_Son of William Gregory,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Married,_at the age of 26 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company K._
He performed his part in all the duties…

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Asa M. Scarlet
Born in Tewksbury, Mass._Son of Asa Scarlet,_by occupation an Operative,_Married,_at the age of 21 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company B._
He participated with his company in the Goldsboro…

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Russell S. Underwood
Born in Belchertown, Mass._Son of Russell Underwood,_by occupation a Carpenter,_Married,_at the age of 34 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service on the 25th of…

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Frederick Waite
Born in Dunbarton, N.H._Son of Augustus White,_by occupation a Farmer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
The…

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Albert F. Blodget
Born in Belchertown, Mass._Son of Theodore Blodget,_by occupation a Clerk,_Married,_at the age of 20 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He…

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Harris L. Sherman
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Axel Sherman,_by occupation a Farmer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
The…

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Sumner L. Smith
Born in Winchester, N.H._Son of Eli K. Smith,_by occupation a Machinist,_Married,_at the age of 30 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He took…

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Hiram C. McIntire
Born in Stafford, Vt._Son of Edmund McIntire,_by occupation a Painter,_Married,_at the age of 42 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He was…

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Albert M. Moore
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Daniel M. Moore,_by occupation a Silversmith,_Unmarried,_at the age of 23 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th,…

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Monroe E. Kendall
Born in Palmer, Mass._Son of Carlo M. Kendall,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mas. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He…

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Ezra G. Heath
Born in Groton, Vt._Son of Moses Heath,_by occupation a Manufacturer,_Married,_at the age of 42 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
Appointed…

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James A. Kenyon
Born in Ghent, N.Y._Son of James C. Kenyon,_by occupation a Machinist,_Married,_at the age of 32 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
March…

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Charles B. Lang
Born in Waterbury, Conn._Son of Joseph Lang,_by occupation a Book-keeper,_Married,_at the age of 25 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D.
Mustered into service September 25th,…

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Ansel W. Browning
Born in Leyden, Mass._Son of John C. Browning,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlsited for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service September 25th 1862.
He…

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Albert B. Stearns
Born in Rowe, Mass._Son of William L. Stearns,_by occupation a Clerk,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
At…

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James W. Stackpole
Born in Dover, N.H._Son of Joseph Stackpole,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Unmarried,_at the age of 20 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th,…

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Martin R. Bartlett
Born in Stafford, Conn._Son of Horace Bartlett,_by occupation a Machinist,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service September 25th,…

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Frank F. Browne
Born in South Halifax, Vt._Son of William G. Browne,_by occupation a Printer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 19 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th,…

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Marcus L. Orcutt
Born in Stafford, Conn._Son of James Orcutt,_by occupation a Moulder,_Married,_at the age of 37 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He was…

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James Manning
Born in Ireland,_Son of John Manning,_by occupation a Laborer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 23 enlsited for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D._Mustered into service October 15, 1862.
He participated in…

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William H. Chamberlain
Born in Portland, Me._Son of William Chamberlain,_by occupation a Moulder,_Married,_at the age of 30 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th,…

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James McCann
Born at Sea,_Son of James McCann,_by occupation a Card Winder,_Unmarried,_at the age of 22 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
When the regiment…

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Henry M. Dickenson
Born in Canton, Conn._Son of Eli Dickinson,_by occupation a Blacksmith,_Unmarried,_at the age of 30 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th,…

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George S. Colton
Born in Northfield, Mass._Son of Daniel Colton,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Married,_at the age of 35 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th,…

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Warren L. Brigham
Born in Oakham, Mass._Son of John W. Brigham,_by occupation a Clerk,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlsited for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
Brigham…

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William S. Walker
Born in Hatley, Canada East,_Son of George Walker,_by occupation an Engraver,_Unmarried,_at the age of 17 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company G.
Detailed as drummer, and was therefore…

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Charles H. Gaylord
Born in West Springfield, Mass._Son of Edmund Gaylord,_by occupation a Mechanic,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th,…