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Catalog Number 01-04-2014
Object Name File, Document
Scope & Content Records of the Grand Army of the Republic, Farragut Post No. 27, Bridgton, and Related Organizations
One volume and 2 boxes
1881-1939 Bulk

Volume, "Personal War Sketches Presented to Farragut Post No. 27, Bridgton By Charles Edwin Gibbs, George S. Farnsworth, Augustus H. Walker, Byron Kimball, 1894, Grand Army of the Republic." Contains hand-written accounts (many pasted in) of members of the Bridgton GAR post, with biographical information and service information.
Typewritten note inside from Eva Shorey, dated 1[9]49, explains that the book was never completed, and that notes about many of the veterans, found in the desk of Major Henry A. Shorey, were pasted in.

Box 1
Constitution & Roll of Farragut Post No. 4 G.A.R.
Roster of Officers, 1870
Judicial decree ordering sale of Baptist Meeting House and establishment of [Farragut] Memorial Park, 19078
Roll of Farragut Post No. 27 (tucked inside above, transferred from ms127)
Sons of Union Veterans Isaiah S. Gibbs Camp No. 25, .. Maine, Auxiliary No, 33
Record Book -- Minutes of meetings, 1924-1934
Descriptive Book -- Identifiies members of the auxiliary, their occupation, residence, and birthplace, as well as information regarding their relatives' service in the Civil War
Cash Book -- Documents income and expenses, 1924-1942
Ledger -- Accounts of dues paid by individual memebrs, 1924-1946
Officers Roll Book -- Lists Officers, 1924-1957
Constitution Rules and Regulations, 1923
Ritual:1928, 1935, (2 copies), 1935 (3 copies), 1940, 1952 (3 copies)
Rules and Regulations for the ... Grand Army of the Republic, 1869 [transferred from E. Johns Coll, 2014.23]
Woman's State Relief Corps Book, includes "Constitution for Subordinate Corps and Member Lists
Loose items from Woman's State Relief Corps Book, Mary E. Riley Memorial Resolution, Gar Ribbon, I.S. Webb Camp Receipts, Decoration Day Exercises, May 30, 1879.
Typed description of framed General Order of David H. Farragut, 1862, to be displayed in GAR Hall (Eva L. Shorey)

Box 2
Ledger, Sons of Union Veterans Isaiah S. Gibbs Camp No. 25, .. Maine, Auxiliary No, 33], 1903-1914 Farragut Relief Corps Account Book, [1910]-1914
Ledger, [Sons of Union Veterans Isaih S. Gibbs Camp No. 25, .. Maine, Auxiliary No, 33], 1928-1959
Record Book, Farragut Relief Corps, No. 72, 1902-1905, Minutes of meetings
Record Book, Farragut Relief Corps, No. 72, 1905-1910, Minutes of meetings
Record Book, Farragut Relief Corps, No. 72, 1910-1914, Minutes of meetings
Record Book, Farragut Relief Corps, No. 72, 1914-1918, Minutes of meetings

"Proceedings of the ... Annual Convention of the Woman's State Relief Corps," 1902, 1910,1916, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1934, 1935, 1936.
"Proceeding of the Department of Maine Grand Army of the Republic, 1877 to 1883, Inclusive."
"Proceeding of the .. Annual Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic Department of Maione," 1884, 1887, 1899, 1912, 1925, 1927, 1930."
"Historical Address of Judge Edwadrd K. Gould .. at the ... Encampment of the Maine Department of the SUVCW .. 1933."
"An Alphabetical Lost of the Battles of the War of the Rebellion With Dates ...", 1881.

Loose:
Minutes of the Farragut Relief Corps, 1918-1938, 2 vols. Transferred from ms 19.
Title Records of the Grand Army of the Republic, Farragut Post No. 27, Bridgton, and Related Organizations
Other number ms076