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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 462 462 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 15 15 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: may 23, 1861., [Electronic resource] 14 14 Browse Search
Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Chapter XXII: Operations in Kentucky, Tennessee, North Mississippi, North Alabama, and Southwest Virginia. March 4-June 10, 1862. (ed. Lieut. Col. Robert N. Scott) 12 12 Browse Search
Waitt, Ernest Linden, History of the Nineteenth regiment, Massachusetts volunteer infantry , 1861-1865 11 11 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments. 10 10 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 9 9 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 9 9 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 8 8 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 7 7 Browse Search
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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 2: Barnstable County. (search)
6,333; in 1865, $801,452. The selectmen in 1861 were Tully Crosby, Zoeth Snow, Jr., Randolphus McLoud; in 1862, Jeremiah Mayo, William Winslow, C. S. Foster; in 1863, Jeremiah Mayo, C. S. Foster, William Winslow; in 1864, Solomon Freeman, Bailey Foster, Strabo Clark; in 1865, Solomon Freeman, Jeremiah Mayo, C. S. Foster. The town-clerk and town-treasurer during all of these years was Charles S. Foster. 1861. The first town-meeting, to consider matters in relation to the war, was held May 21st, at which it was voted to appropriate five hundred dollars to the Massachusetts Soldiers' Aid Fund. A committee of three was appointed to see that the families of all volunteers were comfortably provided for; and the treasurer was authorized to borrow money when necessary for the above purposes. 1862. July 21st, A bounty of one hundred and fifty dollars was voted to each volunteer who shall enlist for three years, and be credited to the quota of the town, and fifty dollars additional to
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 3: Berkshire County. (search)
drafted men the same as to the families of volunteers; also, the expense of transportation of the drafted men from Stockbridge to the military camp at Springfield, and to borrow money, if necessary, for that purpose. November 3d, The selectmen were appointed to solicit subscriptions to pay bounties to volunteers who may enlist to fill the quota of the town under the last call of the President. Voted, to abate the poll-taxes of all soldiers in the service belonging to Stockbridge. 1864. May 21st, Voted, to raise and assess the sum of three thousand one hundred and sixty dollars, in addition to the eight hundred appropriated April 4th, to fill the quota of the town, and to pay what has already been paid by subscription. June 1st, The selectmen were instructed to recruit twenty-five more volunteers, to apply to the next call for men. 1865. November 7th, Rev. A. H. Dashiell, Charles Goodrich, and Professor F. Hoffman were appointed to take into consideration the subject of erectin
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 4: Bristol County. (search)
he 13th of December was increased by a loan of twenty-six thousand dollars. 1863. February 26th, The city council adjourned for the purpose of paying their respects to Governor Andrew and General Wool at the city hall. March 4th, State aid was directed to be paid to the families of colored citizens who shall be mustered into the service of the United States. April 9th, Five hundred dollars were authorized to be expended on the enlistment of a company of heavy artillery, which on the 21st of May was increased to one thousand dollars. July 15th, A watchman was discharged for using seditious language. July 30th, State aid was directed to be paid to the families of drafted men. Ordered, that the bells be rung and a salute fired on the day of the Public Thanksgiving on the 6th of August. September 24th, The treasurer was directed to pay the Treasurer of the Commonwealth $15,450.68, under the laws in relation to the reimbursement of bounties. 1864. November 17th, Voted, that the
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 6: Essex County. (search)
3,819,766. The selectmen in 1861 were William Walcott, Miles O. Stanley, Nathan H. Poor; in 1862, Miles O. Stanley, Nathan H. Poor, John C. Burbeck; in 1863 and 1864, Joseph Poor, Alpheus W. Bancroft, Dana Woodbury; in 1865, Joseph Poor, Dana Woodbury, George F. Sanger. The town-clerk during all of these years was Nathan H. Poor, and the town-treasurer for the same period was Francis Baker. 1861. The first legal town-meeting, to act on matters relating to the war, was held on the 21st of May; at which it was voted to appropriate not exceeding two thousand dollars, to be applied by the selectmen in aiding the families and dependants of volunteers of that town who may have enlisted or shall enlist in the military service. A committee was appointed to solicit subscriptions to compensate the members of Captain Bancroft's company for time spent in drilling. September 27th, An additional one thousand dollars were appropriated for State aid to soldiers' families. 1862. July 21s
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 15: Worcester County. (search)
he selectmen to pay a bounty of one hundred dollars to each volunteer who enlists for three years and is credited to the quota of Sturbridge. August 28th, The same bounty was authorized to be paid to men who enlist for nine months; and Elisha Southwick, John W. Draper, James M. Belknap, Emerson Johnson, and Henry Haynes, Jr,, were appointed to borrow money and to pay the bounties. 1863. January 26th, The treasurer was authorized to borrow three thousand dollars to pay bounties. 1864. May 21st, The bounty to volunteers for three years service was fixed at one hundred and twenty-five dollars, and remained unchanged until the end of the war. Sturbridge must have furnished two hundred and thirty-five men, as it had a surplus of seven over and above all demands at the end of the war. One was a commissioned officer. The whole amount of money appropriated and expended by the town on account of the war, exclusive of State aid, was nine thousand one hundred and fifty dollars ($9,150