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Sons of Civil War Veterans of Hopkinton Ma, ca 1900

Sons of Civil War Veterans of Hopkinton Ma, ca 1900

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Title:
Sons of Civil War Veterans of Hopkinton Ma, ca 1900
Description:
Twenty-two men posing while in dress Civil War uniforms in front of a clapboard building, probably the Grand Army of the Republic meeting house formerly on Church Street across from Price Street in Hopkinton Ma. Hand labeling indicates they are sons of Civil War veterans. Note the flag, drum and Civil War regalia. Many Hopkinton veterans became members of the G.A.R. from 1890-early 1900's. Chapter 14 was named for Charles C. Phillips of the town, of Co. E. 26th Massachusetts volunteers and died at The Battle of Winchester in Virginia.
Date:
[ca. 1900]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Hopkinton Public Library
Collection (local):
Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room Collection
Subjects:
Children of veterans--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Grand Army of the Republic C.C. Phillips Post 14 (Hopkinton, Mass.)
Hopkinton (Mass.)--History
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Hopkinton
Extent:
4 x 6 inch copy photograph
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Terms of Use:
Please request permission to use image by contacting Hopkinton Public Library in advance at hopkintonlibrary@hopkintonma.gov or 508-497-9777.
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Notes:
From the Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Language:
English
Identifier:
closet box 10, file #59
sons_of_civil_war_veterans_of_hopkinton_ma_ca_1900