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Guide to the Records of the 7th Regiment
1767-1983 (bulk 1830-1947)
  MS 556

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Maurita Baldock, Richard Fraser, Melissa Haley, Jan Hilley

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 18, 2018
Description is in English.

Container List

Series XI: Recreational Activities, 1873-1950

Scope and Contents note

This series contains material related to the Rifle Club and athletic activities of the 7th Regiment.

Subseries 1: Rifle Club, 1879-1947

Scope and Contents note

The bulk of Rifle Club material relates to the 7th Regiment's matches with the Queen's Westminster Volunteers in 1905 and 1906. This includes the files of Capt. B.B. McAlpin which contain telegrams, ephemera and clippings for the 1905 match in England. Also found in this subseries is a scrapbook for the 1906 match. Other Rifle Club material includes bulletins, correspondence, minutes, programs, record and score books. See Series XIV for a photo album of the 1905 Queen's Westminsters match.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 40 Folder : 1 Bulletins, Correspondence, Minutes
1875-1947
Box: 40 Folder : 2 Programs
1878-1934
Box: 40 Folder : 3 Queen's Westminsters Match, London--Capt. B.B. McAlpin Files, Correspondence
1905, [1905]
Box: 40 Folder : 4 Queen's Westminsters Match, London--Capt. B.B. McAlpin Files, Ephemera
1905, [1905]
Box: 40 Folder : 5 Queen's Westminsters Match, London--Capt. B.B. McAlpin Files, Ephemera
1905, [1905]
Box: 40 Folder : 6 Queen's Westminsters Match, London--Capt. B.B. McAlpin Files, Clippings
1905, [1905]
Box: 40 Folder : 7 Queen's Westminsters Match, New York
1906
Box: 40 Folder : 8 Queen's Westminsters Matches
[1905, 1906]
Box: 40 Folder : 9 Other Material
1882-1903
Volume: 373 Record Book--Rifle Practice
1873-1874
Volume: 374 Rifle Club/Practice--Programs, Manuals
1873-1908
Volume: 375 Minute Book
1892
Volume: 376 Rifle Records
1896-1907
Volume: 377 Score Book
1905, 1906
Volume: 378 Scrapbook--Queen's Westminsters Match, England
1905
Volume: 379 Scrapbook--Queen's Westminsters Match
1906

Subseries 2: Athletics, 1884-1950

Scope and Contents note

Athletics material primarily consists of programs for the annual 7th Regiment Games. Also included are Athletic Association minutes and various programs, schedules and flyers relating to baseball, tennis, golf, and lacrosse events.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 41 Folder : 1 Programs--Annual Games
[1891]-1907
Box: 41 Folder : 2 Programs--Annual Games
1911-1925
Box: 41 Folder : 3 Programs--Annual Games
1946-1950
Box: 41 Folder : 4 Various Sports
1892-1950
Volume: 380 Programs--Games (boxed together)
1884-1912
Volume: 381 Minute Book--Athletic Association
1894-1897
Volume: 382 Minute Book--Athletic Association
1897-1902
Volume: 383 Minute Book--Athletic Association
1902-1904

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