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Is part of the Russ H. Gilbert photographic collection, 1917-1922. Chicopee History Room, Chicopee Public Library, Chicopee, Mass.

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…

Renselo J. Gardner
Born in Wilbraham, Mass._Son of Christopher Gardner,_by occupation a Painter,_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…

Photograph fo Congressional Medal of Honor with accompanying letter explaning why replica medal cannot be provided

Richard C. Sage
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Richard H. Sage,_by occupation a Carpenter,_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,…

Richard H. Smith
Born in Chicopee, Mass._Son of Martin Smith,_by occupationa Machinist,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for three years in the 16th Regiment of Infantry, Conn. Vols._Company H._He signed the enlistment roll at Manchester, Conn.…

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…

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…

Rob Roy McGregor
Born in Long Island,___ Son of James McGregor,___ by occupation a Blacksmith,___ Married,___ at the age of 25 enlisted for three years in the 27th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols.__ Company K.
Mustered into service October 9th…