Minute book of the Ninth Regiment, Infantry, Massachusetts Volunteer Militia, M Company: manuscript
- 1894 August 13-1902 June 19
Scope and Contents
Manuscript minute book recording the meetings held at the Lowell, Massachusetts State Armory of the Ninth Regiment, Infantry, Massachusetts Volunteer Militia, M Company, before and after their deployment to Cuba in 1898. Topics discussed include parades, drills, and social events such as banquets and sports, including "basket ball" (page 6).
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Biographical / Historical
The 9th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry served in Cuba in the Spanish-American War. The regiment was mustered into service in May 1898 in South Framingham and mustered out in November 1898 at Boston.
1 Volumes (142 pages) : paper ; 34 x 21 cm
Language of Materials
Purchased from Carmen D. Valentino, Rare Books, 2021.
Materials Specific Details
Bound in contemporary half leather with marbled-paper boards; label of J.L Fairbanks and Co., stationers, on front pastedown.
Handwritten title on front flyleaf reads: M Company 9th Regiment M.V.M. records from August 13th 1894 to.
- Minute Book of the Ninth Regiment, Infantry, Massachusetts Volunteer Militia, M Company: Manuscript
- 1894 August 13 - 1902 June 19
- Marc Only
- Noah Sheola
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