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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 780 780 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 32 32 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 29 29 Browse Search
Capt. Calvin D. Cowles , 23d U. S. Infantry, Major George B. Davis , U. S. Army, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph W. Kirkley, The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War 29 29 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 28 28 Browse Search
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2 25 25 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 23 23 Browse Search
The Atlanta (Georgia) Campaign: May 1 - September 8, 1864., Part I: General Report. (ed. Maj. George B. Davis, Mr. Leslie J. Perry, Mr. Joseph W. Kirkley) 21 21 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 18 18 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 18 18 Browse Search
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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 4: Bristol County. (search)
otal amount in four years, $127,510.02. The ladies of Fall River in April, 1861, formed a Soldiers' Aid Society, which held its first meeting for work on the 1st of May. For six weeks they met daily, and worked from morning until evening. After that, they usually met for the same purpose one afternoon in each week. Many othein 1861 was Thomas W. Aspinwall; in 1862, John Hunt; in 1863, Ezekiel C. Cushing; in 1864 and 1865, Ira Chaffee. 1861. A general town-meeting was held on the 1st of May, to know what action should be taken in the present crisis in regard to organizing a militia company in Seekonk. After discussion it was voted to raise one. T 1861, 1862, 1863, and 1864, was Leonard C. Pierce; in 1865, Elbridge G. Paul. 1861. The first legal meeting, to consider matters relating to the war, was held May 1st, at which it was voted to appropriate five hundred dollars to furnish uniforms for a military company; also, to pay each volunteer a bounty of twenty-five dollars
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 6: Essex County. (search)
e, John Price, Aaron Bennett; in 1862, John Price, Aaron Bennett, Albert E. Low; in 1863, John Price, Aaron Bennett, George F. Allen; in 1864, George F. Allen, Aaron Bennett, George F. Rust; in 1865, George F. Allen, Aaron Bennett, Albion Gilman. The town-clerk in 1861 was John Lee; in 1862, 1863, 1864, and 1865, George F. Allen. The town-treasurer during all these years was Albert E. Low. 1861. The first legal town-meeting, to act upon questions relating to the war, was held on the 1st of May, at which Albert W. Jewett, Albert E. Low, and Samuel Crowell were appointed to ascertain the wants of the families of soldiers who have enlisted or may enlist in the service of their country, and to make proper provision for them; and for that purpose fifteen hundred dollars were appropriated, which the treasurer was authorized to borrow. 1862. January 10th, One thousand dollars were authorized to be borrowed for aid to soldiers' families. March 17th, Three thousand dollars additional
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 7: Franklin County. (search)
, $703,919. The selectmen in 1861 were E. Cooley, W. C. Campbell, C. Batchelder; in 1862, E. Cooley, C. Batchelder, Newton Pease; in 1863, 1864, and 1865, C. Batchelder, W. C. Campbell, Consider Arms. The town-clerk during the whole period of the war was H. W. Billings. The town-treasurer in the years 1861, 1862, and 1863, was G. Edgerton; and in the years 1864 and 1865, H. W. Billings. 1861. The first legal town-meeting, to consider questions relating to the war, was held on the 1st of May, at which it was voted to furnish each volunteer belonging to the town with an outfit, not exceeding twenty-five dollars; and to pay him six dollars a month, not exceeding one year; and to pay his family, if he has one, six dollars a month, which may be increased to ten dollars, at the discretion of a committee to be appointed by the town to have charge of the matter. The committee chosen were E. Blake, Rev. G. M. Adams, E. D. Hamilton, J. Ingham, and Gordon Edgerton. 1862. March 3d, T
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 8: Hampden County. (search)
, Simon G. Southworth, Russell S. Farney, Charles S. Stiles. The town-clerk and town-treasurer during all of these years was Lester Dickenson. 1861. The first legal town-meeting, to act upon matters connected with the war, was held on the 1st of May; at which the following preamble and resolution were offered by Hon. John Wells, and adopted:— Whereas the Government of the United States is now engaged in a struggle for the maintenance of the Constitution and laws, and whereas the continnd 1865, Roland Parks, Dexter Parks, D. S. Bronson. The town-clerk during these years was Roland Parks. The town-treasurer in 1861, 1862, 1863, and 1864, was Roland Parks; in 1865, Horace Parks. 1861. A legal town-meeting was held on the 1st of May, at which the following preamble and resolution were adopted:— Whereas our Government is in a perilous condition, and men are needed to protect the rights and liberties of American citizens, and maintain our Government; therefore— Resolv<
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 9: Hampshire County. (search)
ngram, Eleazor Kellogg, Daniel Converse; in 1864, Ezra Ingram, Eleazor Kellogg, Avery R. Cushman; in 1865, Ezra Ingram, Eleazor Kellogg, Porter Dickinson. The town-clerk and town-treasurer during all these years was Samuel C. Carter. 1861. May 1st, The selectmen were authorized to borrow not exceeding five thousand dollars to be applied to the purchase of outfits for volunteers, their comfort while in the military service, and the maintenance and support of their families at home. 1862 A. Stevens, George Rich, Otis Lane. The town-clerk in 1861 and 1862 was Francis Dewitt; in 1863, 1864, and 1865, S. B. Witherell. The town-treasurer during all these years was Addison Sandford. 1861. A legal town-meeting was held on the 1st of May, at which on motion of W. S. B. Hopkins it was— Resolved, That a sum not exceeding five thousand dollars be and hereby is appropriated to equip such volunteers as may be raised in said Ware to provide for their families in their absence, an
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 10: Middlesex County. (search)
act upon matters connected with the war, was held on the 1st of May, at which the following resolutions, preceded by a patrif the meeting will be found in volume I., pp. 116 and 117. May 1st, Dr. C. H. Allen offered his professional services, free to consider matters relating to the war, was held on the 1st of May, at which it was voted to raise by taxation one thousand 21st, Sunday, war sermons were preached in the churches. May 1st, Ten thousand dollars were appropriated to uniform and eqxpended. The first legal town-meeting was held on the 1st of May, at which ten thousand dollars were appropriated to be egal town-meeting to act upon war matters was held on the 1st of May, at which Elbridge Sanger, Rev. T. H. Dorr, and W. Chamb month, and to take care of the families of such as fall. May 1st, A military committee was appointed to pay all necessary arganized in a few days. Another meeting was held on the 1st of May, at which it was— Resolved, That we pledge our lives
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 12: Norfolk County. (search)
k during all the years of the war was Newcomb Beal. The town-treasurer in 1861, 1862, and 1863 was A. H. Tower, Jr.; in 1864 and 1865, A. J. Souther. 1861. The first legal town-meeting to act upon matters relating to the war was held on the 1st of May, at which it was voted that the appropriation for the payment of ten and fifteen dollars a month, to each volunteer belonging to Cohasset, be limited to six months from the present time; and that no volunteer receive pay until he has been regularly enrolled in some company. 1862. May 1st, The treasurer was authorized to borrow money to pay State aid to the families of volunteers. July 21st, A bounty of one hundred dollars was authorized to be paid to each volunteer who would enlist within twenty days in the military service, and be mustered in and credited to the quota of Cohasset; and the treasurer was directed to borrow a sufficient amount of money to pay the same. August 12th, The same amount of bounty was authorized to be co
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 13: Plymouth County. (search)
town-clerk during all these years was Josiah Peterson. The town-treasurer in 1861, 1862, and 1863 was Eden S. Sampson; in 1864 and 1865, F. P. Sherman. 1861. May 1st, A town-meeting was held, at which a preamble and resolutions were adopted setting forth the principles of the Declaration of Independence, and resolving to raisech. The town-treasurer during the same period was Daniel Stevens. 1861. The first legal town-meeting to act upon matters relating to the war was held on the 1st of May, at which the town voted to raise five thousand dollars to be regarded as a war fund for the defence of our rights; to pay a gratuity of ten dollars to each inhe of the United States for the war shall be and the same is hereby appropriated as extra compensation for the term of actual service during one year from the first day of May, current, to be paid in money, and in such manner and to such persons as the selectmen shall deem expedient; fifth, That the treasurer, under the direction o
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 15: Worcester County. (search)
all these years was Lyman Sibley. The town-treasurer in 1861 and 1862 was John W. Rice; in 1863, A. Lawrence; in 1864 and 1865, E. B. Shattuck. 1861. On the 1st of May a legal town-meeting was held to see what action the town would take to render aid and encouragement to a volunteer company now forming in this town. Voted, toard; in 1863, 1864, and 1865, James R. Comstock. The town-treasurer in 1861, 1862, and 1865 was R. K. Randolph; in 1863 and 1864, Moses Farnum. 1861. On the 1st of May a town-meeting was held, at which a preamble and resolutions were presented by D. Hill, Esq., setting forth the blessings of the Union, and the duty of the peop864, and 1865 was William Bennett. The town-treasurer in 1861 and 1862 was Benj. D. Phelps; in 1863 and 1864, William Bennett; in 1865, Moses Greenwood. 1861. May 1st, A town-meeting was held to take measures to raise a military company for active service, and to provide for the comfort of the families of those who should enlis