A History of Massachusetts in the Civil War, Volume 2

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E. P. Dutton & Company, 1871 - Massachusetts
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Page 10 - Let me earnestly recommend to you, therefore, to call for no more than eight regiments, of which six only are to serve for three years, or during the war, and, if more are already called for, to reduce the number by discharge.
Page 607 - Berlin furnished 130 men for the war, which was a surplus of nine over and above all demands ; three were commissioned officers. The whole amount of money appropriated and expended by the town on account of the war, exclusive of state aid, was $14,013.22. "The amount of money raised and expended by the town during the war for state aid to soldiers...
Page 559 - August 29 it was voted to pay a bounty of one hundred dollars to each volunteer...
Page xii - Brookfield, Oakham, Oxford, Paxton, Petersham, Phillipston, Princeton, Royalston, Rutland, Shrewsbury, Southborough, Southbridge, Spencer, Sterling, Sturbridge, Sutton, Templeton, Upton, Uxbridge, Warren, Webster, Westborough, West Boylston, West Brookfleld, Westminster, Winchendon, and Worcester.
Page x - Ashfield, Bernardston, Buckland, Charlemont, Colrain, Conway, Deerfield, Erving, Gill, Greenfield, Hawley, Heath, Leverett, Leyden, Monroe, Montague, New Salem, Northfield, Orange, Rowe, Shelburne, Shutesbury, Sunderland, Warwick, Wendell, and Whately, in the county of Franklin; and Araherst, Belchertown, Enlield, Granby.
Page 1 - ... for the troops, and hire service for the ranks. The voice of OTIS and of ADAMS in Faneuil Hall, found its full and true echo, in the little councils of the interior towns ; and if, within the continental congress, patriotism shone more conspicuously, it did not there exist more truly, nor burn more fervently ; it did not render the day more anxious, or the night more sleepless ; it sent up no more ardent prayer to God for succor ; and it put forth, in no greater degree, the fullness of its effort,...
Page ix - Adams, .... Alford Becket, ..... Cheshire, .... Clarksburg, .... Dalton, .... Egremont, .... Florida, .... Great Barrington, Hancock, .... Hinsdale, .... Lanesborough, . Lee, Lenox, Monterey Mount Washington, . New Ashford, New Marlborough...
Page 606 - Any person who shall have been duly enlisted and mustered into the military or naval service of the United States as a part of the quota of any city or town in this Commonwealth, under any call of the President of the United States, during the...
Page xii - Ashburnham, Athol, Auburn, Barre, Berlin, Blackstone, Bolton, Boylston, Brookfield, Charlton, Clinton, Dana, Douglas, Dudley, Fitchburg, Gardner, Grafton, Hardwick, Harvard, Holden, Hubbardston, Lancaster, Leicester, Leominster, Lunenburg, Mendon, Milford, Millbury, New Braintree...
Page 413 - ... raised for the service of the United States for the period of three years, unless they should previously by law be discharged.

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