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G.A.R. Image 5, George E. Dailey, Hopkinton Post 14
TitleG.A.R. Image 5, George E. Dailey, Hopkinton Post 14
Full Size Imagehttp://dlib.cwmars.org/cdm4/images/full_size/hopkinton/86.jpg
SubjectDailey, George E. Grand Army of the Republic. C.C. Phillips Post 14 (Hopkinton Mass.); Civil War (Hopkinton Mass.); Hopkinton (Mass.)-History
DescriptionGeorge E. Dailey a member of the Civil war veterans' group, Grand Army of the Republic from Hopkinton C.C. Phillips post 14. He wears his G.A.R. metals and its insignia on his hat. The type written label indicates he served in CO 1. 15th Mass Infantry. The post was formed in 1882 and functioned till at least 1929. The group had about 54 members and met monthly on Church Street. His was one of 35 images framed together and displayed in Hopkinton Public Library for many years.Note G.A.R. membership badge on lapel with eagle, American flag ribbon and shield with engraved insignia. The 5 pointed star is a principle G.A.R. symbol. Whit clover pin on hat denotes second division, second corps within the 15th Massachusetts Infantry.
CreatorWillard Studios, Westborough MA
PublisherC/WMARS, Inc., http://www.cwmars.org
Dateca 1910
Typeimage
Formatimage/jpg
IdentifierC box 36, file #1
Source3.5 x 5 inch black and white professionally prepared photograph
Languageen-US
RelationFrom the Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Coverage42 13' 43'' N 71 31' 23'' W
RightsPlease request permission to use image by contacting Hopkinton Public Library in advance at Rownak@Hopkinton.org
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