COLLECTION GUIDES

1872-1922

Offsite Storage Inventory

Restrictions on Access

The Grand Army of the Republic, E. W. Kinsley Post No. 113 (Boston, Mass.) records are stored offsite and must be requested at least one business day in advance. Contact the Library at library@masshist.org or (617) 536-1608 to request materials. Please discuss your request with the reading room staff before requesting cartons by barcode.

Note: This collection is PARTIALLY PROCESSED.


Collection Summary

Abstract

This collection consists of the papers of the E. W. Kinsley Post 113 of Boston, a branch of the Grand Army of the Republic, Department of Massachusetts. Records include: minutes, 1872-1921 (10 vols.); scrapbooks, 1887-1905 (6 vols.); accounts, 1872-1882 (1 vol.); record books of orders, circulars, etc., pasted in, 1873-1922 (9 vols.); "Field Days" shooting record, 1895 (1 vol.); committee reports, 1910-1915 (6 vols.); and Personal War Sketches of the Members of E. W. Kinsley Post No. 113 (printed vol. completed in ms.).

Arrangement

This collection has received only a preliminary arrangement. The records are arranged in cartons according to size, and chronologically within each carton.

Acquisition Information

Donor unknown.

Restrictions on Access

The Grand Army of the Republic, E. W. Kinsley Post No. 113 (Boston, Mass.) records are stored offsite and must be requested at least one business day in advance. Contact the Library at library@masshist.org or (617) 536-1608 to request materials. Please discuss your request with the reading room staff before requesting cartons by barcode.

Note: This collection is PARTIALLY PROCESSED.

Summary Description of the Collection

Carton 1SH 14ZA 9
Accounts, 1871-1882
Carton 1SH 14ZA 9
Minutes, 1872-Aug. 1876
Carton 1SH 14ZA 9
Minutes, Feb. 1889-1892
Carton 1SH 14ZA 9
Minutes, 1893-1896
Carton 1SH 14ZA 9
Minutes, May 1896-Apr. 1900
Carton 1SH 14ZA 9
Minutes, May 1900-Dec. 1904
Carton 1SH 14ZA 9
Report of the Committee on Decoration of Graves, 1910
Carton 1SH 14ZA 9
Report of the Committee on Decoration of Graves, 19112 copies
Carton 2SH 14ZB A
Orders, circulars, etc., 1873-1878
Carton 2SH 14ZB A
Orders, circulars, etc., 1880-1887
Carton 2SH 14ZB A
Scrapbook, 1887-1893
Carton 2SH 14ZB A
Scrapbook, 24th Natl. Encampment, GAR, Aug. 1890
Carton 2SH 14ZB A
Scrapbook, 1891-1892
Carton 2SH 14ZB A
Orders, circulars, etc., 1891-1893
Carton 2SH 14ZB A
Scrapbook, 1892-1896
Carton 3SH 14ZC B
"Field Days" shooting record, 1895
Carton 3SH 14ZC B
Orders, circulars, etc., 1899-Feb. 1905
Carton 3SH 14ZC B
Minutes, 1905-1906
Carton 3SH 14ZC B
Minutes, 1907-Jan. 1909
Carton 3SH 14ZC B
Orders, circulars, etc., 1907-1911
Carton 3SH 14ZC B
Orders, circulars, etc., 1907-1911 (diff. from above)
Carton 3SH 14ZC B
Minutes, 1909-1912
Carton 4SH 14ZD C
Report of the Committee on Decoration of Graves, 1912
Carton 4SH 14ZD C
Orders, circulars, etc., 1912-1922
Carton 4SH 14ZD C
Minutes, 1913-Jan. 1917
Carton 4SH 14ZD C
Report of the Memorial Day Committee, 1914
Carton 4SH 14ZD C
Report of the Memorial Day Committee, 1915
Carton 4SH 14ZD C
Minutes, 1917-1921
Carton 5SH 14ZE D
Scrapbook, 1892-1897(large vol.)
Carton 5SH 14ZE D
Scrapbook, 1904-1905(large vol.)
Carton 5SH 14ZE D
Orders, circulars, etc., 1905-1906(large vol.)
Carton 6 (Oversize)SH 14ZF E
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Massachusetts. Personal War Sketches of the Members of E. W. Kinsley Post No. 113, Boston.Printed vol. completed in ms.

Printed Materials Removed from the Collection

For a list of printed materials removed from this collection, see Curator of Manuscripts.

Preferred Citation

Grand Army of the Republic, E. W. Kinsley Post No. 113 (Boston, Mass.) records, Massachusetts Historical Society.

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in ABIGAIL, the online catalog of the Massachusetts Historical Society. Researchers desiring materials about related persons, organizations, or subjects should search the catalog using these headings.

Subjects:

Account books--1872-1882.
Scrapbooks--1887-1905
Veterans--Massachusetts--Societies, etc.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans.