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City of Cambridge Veterans’ Graves Registration Cards

 Collection
Identifier: CHC076

Collection Description

Veterans’ graves registration cards, filed in alphabetical order, for graves in various cemeteries in Cambridge. Majority of graves are registered at Mount Auburn Cemetery and Cambridge Cemetery, but also include others, such as the North Cambridge Catholic Cemetery and Belmont Town Cemetery.

Dates

  • 1812 - 2000

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

5 cartons

Abstract

Veterans’ graves registration cards, filed in alphabetical order, for graves in various cemeteries in Cambridge. Majority of graves are registered at Mount Auburn Cemetery and Cambridge Cemetery, but also include others, such as the North Cambridge Catholic Cemetery and Belmont Town Cemetery.

Physical Location

Collection is available for research under the CHC rules of use. The boxes in this collection are currently stored offsite, requiring forty-eight hours’ advance notice for retrieval purposes.

Provenance

Gift of Neil MacInnes-Barker, Cambridge Veterans’ Services Department, 2016.

Processing Information

Encoded by: Brittany Fox, June 2021.
Title
Inventory of the City of Cambridge Veterans’ Graves Registration Cards
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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