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Cambridge Militia Records

 Collection
Identifier: CHC032

Scope and Contents

This collection contains nine (9) record books detailing militia records for the City of Cambridge for the years 1846-1886. Each book contains lists of names recording those enrolled in the Cambridge Militia. At times these lists are accompanied by marginal notes.

Dates

  • 1846-1886

Language of Materials

Material is in English.

Access

Collection is available for research under the CHC rules of use.

Copyright Notice

Copyright for materials resides with the creators of the items in question, unless otherwise designated.

It is the responsibility of the researcher to understand and observe copyright law and to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyright. Questions concerning copyright and permission to publish should be directed to the Cambridge Historical Commission Archives.

Extent

1 flat box

Collection Description

This collection contains nine (9) record books detailing militia records for the City of Cambridge for the years 1846-1886. Each book contains lists of names recording those enrolled in the Cambridge Militia.

Collection Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically by type.

Physical Location

Collection is stored on-site

Provenance

Received from the Office of the City Clerk, Cambridge.

Related Materials

See also City of Cambridge Veterans' Grave Registration Cards, held at the Cambridge Historical Commission (viewing for these materials by appointment only).

Processing Information

Processing and finding aid by Meta Partenheimer, July 2018.

Encoded by: Brittany Fox, September 2020.
Title
Inventory of the Cambridge Militia Records, 1846-1886
Author
Processing and finding aid by Meta Partenheimer, July 2018. Machine-readable finding aid by: Brittany Fox, September 2020.
Description rules
Finding Aid Was Prepared Using Dacs
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Description is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge Historical Commission Archives Repository

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