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Guide to the Records of the Grand Army of the Republic, James Monroe Post, No. 607
1862, 1887-1928
 MS 3084

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Grand Army of the Republic. James Monroe Post No. 607 (New York, N.Y.)
Title: Records of the Grand Army of the Republic, James Monroe Post, No. 607
Dates [inclusive]: 1862, 1887-1928
Abstract: The collection includes records of the Grand Army of the Republic's James Monroe Post, No. 607, in Manhattan, which was mustered in 1887. These records include the original roll of members, minutes of its meetings from 1895-1928, financial records, printed departmental and national orders, quartermaster reports, some letters, print ephemera, and other documents, especially from the 1910s-1920s. The women's auxiliary unit of the post is represented in the collection with some letters, financial reports, and in print ephemera.
Quantity: 2 Linear feet in 2 record cartons.
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact manuscripts@nyhistory.org prior to your research visit to coordinate access. Keep in mind that it will take between two (2) and five (5) business days for collections to arrive, and you should plan your research accordingly.
Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: MS 3084