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Guide to the Veteran Corps of Artillery and Military Society of the War of 1812 Records
circa 1878-1946 (bulk 1890s-1921)
 MS 3120

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
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New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Larry Weimer and Elise Winks

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on April 01, 2022
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: New York (State). Militia. Veteran Corps of Artillery
Creator: Military Society of the War of 1812
Title: Veteran Corps of Artillery and Military Society of the War of 1812 records
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1878-1946 (bulk 1890s-1921)
Abstract: The collection primarily holds scrapbooks documenting activities of the Veteran Corps of Artillery and Military Society of the War of 1812 from the 1890s to about 1921, with some earlier and later material; the enrollment and involvement of volunteers recruited by the Corps and Society for civil defense on the homefront during World War I; and lists and descriptions of the military service of the original members.
Quantity: 7.5 Linear feet in 7 boxes
Location: Materials in this collection are stored offsite. For more information on making arrangements to consult them, please visit www.nyhistory.org/library/visit.
Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: MS 3120