Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Massachusetts” in chapter 1 of Emilio, Luis F., History of the Fifty-Fourth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry , 1863-1865:

.... As a result of the measure, 167 organizations of all arms, embracing 186,097 enlisted men of African descent, were mustered into the United States service. John A. Andrew, the war Governor of Massachusetts , very early advocated the enlistment of colored men to aid in suppressing the Rebellion. The General Government having at last adopted this policy, he visited Washington in January, 1863, and as th...

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Massachusetts (Massachusetts, United States) 30,598 132 0 0 0 user votes

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