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Post No. Alt. No. Post Name City County Repository Location Collection Name Description of Item(s) Medium/Condition Informant Date Dept. Source
000   (Department) N/A N/A New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ 1) Call no. 369.151 NHr; 2) 369.151 Nhy; 3) 396.151 Nhre 1) Roster of the Department of New Hampshire.  2) Yearbook and roster of the Department of New Hampshire.  3) Roll of the encampment Dept. of New Hampshire.   Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH N/A
001   Storer Portsmouth Rockingham New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ Call no. 369.151b P853sr Roster of Storer Post, No. 1, and of its auxiliary organizations, Storer Relief Corps, No. 1, and Marcus M. Collins Camp, No. 53, Sons of Veterans, with a record of the graves they decorate.  Published 1891. Original pamplet, 40 p. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
002   E. E. Sturtevant Concord Merrimack New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ 1) Call no. 369.151b C744sr; 2) Call no. 369.151b C744sb; 3) Call no. 369.151b C744sb 1882; 4) Call no. 369.151b C744sb 1886; 5) Call no. 369.151b C744srev 1) Post Roster.  2) Post Bylaws, 1877.  3) Post Bylaws, 1882.  4) Post Bylaws, 1886, incl. roster.  5) Reveille (newsletter?), 1881, 1885. Original pamphlets, manuscripts. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
003   Louis Bell Manchester Hillsborough Manchester Historic Association 129 Amherst Street, Manchester, NH  03101; phone 603-622-7531; email library@manchesterhistoric.org; website www.manchesterhistoric.org/   Many folders and volumes in which correspondence, circular letters, Orders, and other things are glued into the volumes.  Inventorying in progress, as of 10 May 2014. Original bound volumes and manuscripts (3 file boxes). Peter Whelpton, PDC, Dept. of New Hampshire, SUVCW May-2014 NH JH1
004   John Sedgwick Keene Cheshire Historical Society of Cheshire County Wright Research Room (located in HSCC headquarters), 246 Main Street (PO Box 803), Keene, NH  03431; phone 603-352-1895; email hscc@hsccnh.org; website www.hsccnh.org/ Record Group 27 Series I - Membership Records: Box 1 (Folders 1-11), applications 1860's to 1910's; Box 2 (Folders 12-22) printed annual rosters 1868-1937, Folders 18-22 are overlapping hand-kept records books; Box 3 (Folders 23-27) and Box 4 (Folder 28), Dues Books (5 vols.) 1868-1928. Series II - Financial Records: Box 4 (Folders 1-3), Receipt & disbursement books (3 vols.) 1868-1916.  Series III - Minutes of meetings: Box 5 (Folders 1-5), Minute Books (5 vols.) 1868-1945. Series IV - Orders: Box 6 (Folders 1-18)) Nat'l and Dept Orders 1880-1921 (incomplete). Series V - Subject File:  Box 7 (Folders 1-15) Misc. documents, 1868-1944, incl. letter from Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.. Series VI - GAR Memorial Building Association:  Box 7 (Folders 1-6) Records associated with the Post's hall 1929-1937.  An online Finding Aid is available. Original bound volumes and manuscripts, maintained in 7 boxes. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW May-2013 NH JH1
005   COL Putnam Hopkinton Merrimack               NH JH1
006   Aaron F. Stevens Peterborough Hillsborough               NH JH1
007   John G. Foster Nashua Hillsborough               NH JH1
008   Littlefield Great Falls (Somersworth) Strafford Dan Meehan, private collection. New Hampshire Private collection. "Most of the minute books, sick book, original charter and over 100 photos with names."   Dan Meehan Oct-2011 NH JH1
009   W. S. Hancock Alstead Cheshire       The Post charter and flags were surrendered to the American Legion Post in October 1919.       NH JH1
010   Fred Smyth Newport Sullivan               NH JH1
011   Oliver W. Lull Milford Hillsborough New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ Call no. 369.151b M644r Post roster, 1913. Original booklet, 33 p. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
012   MAJ Jarvis Claremont Sullivan       The Post hall and all of its contents were destroyed in a fire in 1887.       NH JH1
013   James B. Perry Lebanon Grafton               NH JH1, DE1
014   Sheridan Hinsdale Cheshire New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ M 2012-033 Box 1: Folder 1: General Orders, Department Headquarters 1888.  Folder 2: Bylaws Records and Orders 1868.  Minutes 1868 - 1871, Membership lists 1884 -1902. Folder 2a. Envelope of loose items found inside cover of item 2.  Song sheet, chaplain’s guide, 2 receipts.  Folder 3: Record book, black cover, red leather spine numbered 152/3, Minutes Jan. 1896 - Aug. 1904.  Folder 3a. Envelope of loose items found in book, numbered with page where found in book.  Not numbered, found inside cover.  Folder 4: Form ‘D’ Minute Book, black cloth cover, red spine: Minutes Jan. 1921 - Dec. 1923.  Folder 5. Small book, marbleized cardboard cover, tan cloth spine:  Minutes Aug. 1888 – Oct 1888, rest blank.  Folder 6: Book, black cloth covers, red leather spine, labeled #3:  Minutes, Aug. 1890 – Dec 1895, 1 loose clipping, p. 201.  Box 2. Folder 1. Book, green marbleized cardboard, brown spine (poor condition) ‘Record and Order Book, Sheridan Post #14 GAR Minutes June 1884 - July 1890.  Folder 1a. Folder- found in book, folded facsimile of original charter of Post #1 GAR.  Folder 2: Book, black leather spine, marbled cardboard ‘Register of Members’ label on front July 1868 – Nov 1888, ‘Black List’ label on reverse.  Folder 3: Book, black cloth, red leather spine: Quarter Master’s Account Jan 1982 – July 1895, Loose page inserted at March 1891.  Folder 4: Book, large black cloth cover, red leather spine, Record of members and sues paid 1892 – 1986.  Folder 5: Small ledger in envelope, GAR Charity Fund 1884 – 1888.  Folder 6: Small ledger, marbleized cardboard, tan leather spine: Payment request forms, all glued into book Feb 1892 – Feb 1899.  Folder 7: Ledger, marbleized cardboard cover, black leather spine: ‘Money Received’ 1870 – 1892, ‘Money Expended’ on reverse June 1884 – Jan 1892.  Folder 8: Ledger, marbleized cardboard covers, black spine, ‘Bill Book’ – bills glued to pages in book 1884 – 1889.  Folder 9: Book, black cloth covers, red spine, contains glued in receipts and payment requests 1899 - 1909.  An online finding aid is available. Original bound volumes and unbound manuscripts.  In 2 boxes, containing 15 volumes. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
015   Harvey Holt South Lyndeborough Hillsborough               NH JH1
016   COL E. E. Cross Lancaster Coös               NH JH1
017   Charles W. Sawyer Dover Strafford New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ 1) Call no. 369.151b D743sb 1877; 2) Call no. 369.151b D743b 1884; 3) Call no. 396.151b D743sb 1) Post Bylaws, 1877.  2) Post Bylaws, 1884.  3) Post roster, January 16, 1893,  list of graves decorated within the limits of Dover, N.H., and by-laws. Original pamphlets. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
018   George A. Gay Newmarket Rockingham               NH JH1
019   E. N. Taft Winchester Cheshire               NH JH1
020   Hamilton Washington Sullivan               NH JH1
021   John A. Logan Seabrook Rockingham               NH JH1
022   Sampson Rochester Strafford               NH JH1
023   COL Emery Lisbon Grafton               NH JH1
024   Carleton (Carlton) Farmington Strafford               NH JH1, DE1
025   Pierce / Senator Grimes Hillsborough Bridge Hillsborough               NH JH1, DE1
026   Moses N. Collins Exeter Rockingham               NH JH1
027   Herman Shedd Greenville Hillsborough               NH JH1
028   Lincoln Charlestown Sullivan               NH JH1
029   Reynolds Hillsborough Bridge Hillsborough               NH DE1
029   Willard K. Cobb Pittsfield Merrimack               NH JH1
030   John H. Worcester Hollis Hillsborough New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ 1997-080 General orders and meeting minutes, by-laws and treasurer's records. 3 vols. plus loose papers. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1, DE1
031   William I. Brown Penacook Merrimack New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ Call no. 920 B8815 Major William I. Brown : a sketch prepared for W.I. Brown Post, No. 31, published 1876. Original pamphlet, 13 p. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
032   Prescott Jones Potter Place Merrimack               NH JH1
033   Henry C. Little Hampstead Rockingham               NH JH1
033   Charles F. Smith Tilton / Soldiers Home Belknap               NH DE1
034   GEN H. L. Patten Kingston Rockingham               NH JH1
035   O. W. Keyes Ashland Grafton               NH JH1
036   Darius A. Drake Lakeport Belknap               NH JH1, DE1
037   John L. Perley, Jr. Laconia Belknap               NH JH1
038   George F. Sweatt Franklin Falls Merrimack               NH JH1
039   George W. Gordon Suncook Merrimack               NH DE1
039   Francis D. Green Berlin Falls Coös               NH JH1
040   Nelson Bristol Grafton               NH JH1
041   Wesley B. Knight Londonderry Rockingham               NH JH1
042   Justus B. Penniman Plymouth Grafton               NH JH1
043   Charles B. Phelps Amherst Hillsborough               NH JH1, DE1
044   Davis West Concord Merrimack               NH JH1
045   Upton Derry Rockingham               NH JH1
046   Stark Fellows Weare Hillsborough               NH JH1
047   Custer Conway Carroll               NH JH1
048   Marshall Sanders Littleton Grafton               NH JH1
049   M. H. Savage Alton Belknap               NH JH1
050   Natt Westgate North Haverhill Grafton               NH JH1
051   Joe Hooker Fremont / Raymond Rockingham               NH JH1
052   ADM Farragut Enfield Grafton Dartmouth College Rauner Special Collections Library, 6065 Webster Hall, Hanover, NH 03755-3519; phone 603-646-0538; email Rauner.Reference@dartmouth.edu; website  Nellie Pierce Collection, Manuscript ML-19 Box 16, Folder 14: Roster, Admiral Farragut Post # 52, Dept. of NH, G.A.R., Enfield, NH, 1891-1904.  Folder 15: Roster of the Dept. of NH, Grand Army of the Republic,", 1891-1904.  The box also includes a cookbook produced by Admiral Farragut Corps, No. 81, Woman's Relief Corps.  Box 20, Folder 34:  Roster, Admiral Farragut Post No. 52, Dept. of New Hampshire G.A.R., Enfield, NH, 1896. Original pamphlets. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
052   ADM Farragut Enfield Grafton Dartmouth College Rauner Special Collections Library, 6065 Webster Hall, Hanover, NH 03755-3519; phone 603-646-0538; email Rauner.Reference@dartmouth.edu; website  Manuscript DH-1, Records of Hanover. Series 28288, Town clerk military records Record book from the Grand Army of the Republic Post No. 56. Original bound volume. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
053   Jonas Nutting New Ipswich Hillsborough               NH JH1
054   George S. Cram Meredith Village Belknap               NH JH1, DE1
055   Almon B. White Whitefield Coös               NH JH1
056   L. D. Gove Hanover Grafton               NH JH1, DE1
057   Carlos Fletcher Colebrook Coös               NH JH1
058   Robert Campbell Sutton Merrimack               NH JH1
059   John E. Willis Gorham Coös               NH JH1
060   Gilman E. Sleeper Salem Rockingham               NH JH1
061   James R. Newell Wolfeboro Carroll               NH JH1
062   Adams K. Tilton Tilton Belknap               NH JH1
063   William H. Bryant Cornish Flat Sullivan New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ 1997-079 Post Records:  Meeting minutes, member applications, member service records, cashbook and some correspondence.  According to John H. Dryfhout, the last Adjutant of the Post #63 was Sylvester Richardson (died 1933) and the archives of the Post were  kept by his son and executor - Henry S. Richardson, (also a member of the Sons of Union Veterans) until 1942.  He turned them over to Aurilla Rollins of Cornish, NH who was a member of the Women's Relief Corps #89 and resident of Cornish NH and she in turn gave them to the NH Historical Society in Concord, NH in 1951. Three bound volumes plus loose manuscripts. John H. Dryfhout May-2017 NH JH1
064   CPT Charles Stinson Goffstown Hillsborough               NH JH1
065   Merrill West Stewartstown Coös               NH JH1
066   George H. Hoyt Gossville (Epsom) Merrimack Epsom Public Library 1606 Dover Road, Epsom, NH  03234; phone 603-736-9920; website www.epsomlibrary.com/site/   Personal War Sketches, Post 66, presented 1894; Photo of GAR veterans Memorial Day 1911.  Full details of the collection unavailable. Photo on wall display.  Original bound volume (War Sketches). Dean Enderlin, SUVCW May-2014 NH JH1
066   George H. Hoyt Gossville (Epsom) Merrimack Epsom Historical Association Epsom Historical Center, 1774 Dover Road, Epsom, NH; email epsomhistory@gmail.com; website www.epsomhistory.com/   Membership applications (copies of originals from Dick and Mary Frambach collection); possibly also Post Descriptive Book (mentioned on website).  Entries have been transcribed and placed online (the website notes that the book contains 3 entries for which there are no application forms, and contents of 2 of the forms are not entered in the book): http://www.epsomhistory.com/epsom/soldiers/garbook.htm Photocopies of original manuscripts.  Possibly other items in collection. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW May-2014 NH JH1
067   Austin Goodell Monroe Grafton               NH JH1
068   Moulton S. Webster Center Sandwich Carroll               NH JH1
069   Charles H. Hoitt Northwood Rockingham New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ Call no. 369.151b N881hb Post Bylaws, 1883. Original pamphlet. Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1
070   Jere E. Chadwick Deerfield Center Rockingham               NH JH1, DE1
071   Abiel A. Livermore Wilton Hillsborough               NH JH1, DE1
072   Natt Head Fitzwilliam Cheshire               NH JH1
073   Thomas L. Ambrose Centre Ossipee Carroll               NH JH1
074   Bell Chester Rockingham               NH JH1
075   C. D. Hall Rumney Grafton               NH JH1
076   Frederick M. Edgell Orfordville Grafton               NH JH1
077   Robert R. Thompson North Stratford Coös               NH JH1
078   Perkins Hampton Rockingham               NH JH1
079   David B. Dudley Candia Village Rockingham               NH JH1
080   Albert M. Perkins Epping Rockingham New Hampshire Historical Society Library and Manuscripts, 30 Park Street, Concord, NH 03301; phone 603-228-6688; website www.nhhistory.org/ Call no. 2010.056 (m) Post No. 80 Grand Army of the Republic Records, 1924.  "Contain an print of the post and a document on the life of Albert M. Perkins, for whom the post is named." 1 folder 2 items Dean Enderlin, SUVCW Jun-2017 NH JH1, DE1
081   George Bowers Warren Grafton               NH JH1
082   Lyman Locke Strafford Strafford               NH JH1
083   James S. Thornton Merrimack Hillsborough               NH JH1
084   Pingree Salisbury Merrimack               NH JH1
085   Anthony Colby New London Merrimack               NH JH1
086   Henry H. Stevens Stoddard Cheshire               NH JH1
087   Ephraim Weston Antrim Hillsborough               NH JH1
088   George B. McClellan Jaffrey Cheshire               NH JH1
089   Eli Wentworth Milton Strafford               NH JH1
090   Walter Harriman Danville Rockingham               NH JH1, DE1
091   Grant Center-Bartlett Carroll               NH JH1
092   Thomas H. Huse Barnstead Center Belknap               NH JH1, LOC
093   J. H. Allen Wakefield Carroll               NH JH1
094   CPT Joseph Freschl Manchester Hillsborough               NH JH1, DE1
095   LT Clark Stevens Groveton Coös               NH DE1
Sources (for Post name, number, and location data only):
JH1 = Jeff Henningfield, SUVCW Gov Isaac Stevens Camp-at-Large #1; GAR Post Project Chair, 2000
LOC = Library of Congress, 2011
DE1 = Dean A. Enderlin, SUVCW National GAR Records Officer, 2012-2017
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