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History of the Grand Army of the Republic

Robert B. Beath

History of the Grand Army of the Republic

by Robert B. Beath

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Published by Bryan, Taylor, & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grand Army of the Republic.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 14615)

    Statementby Robert B. Beath ; with an introduction by General Lucius Fairchild ; illustrated.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 14615.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxv, 702 p.
    Number of Pages702
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17147330M

    History. The GAR Building was designed by architect Julius Hess, and constructed at West Grand River and Cass as an appropriate structure for meetings and other GAR related activities. The cost was split between the Grand Army of the Republic (who paid $ of the cost) and the city of Detroit (who paid the remainder of the $44, total cost).). Construction commenced in on the Architectural style: Richardsonian Romanesque. Biographical History. In , Union veterans of the Civil War formed a fraternal organization known as the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR), with both social and political goals, and with the stated principles of Fraternity, Charity and Loyalty.

    The Archives has records of New York State posts of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) (Series B). These are organizational records kept by the GAR posts. These records are in 14 categories. Among them are post charters, descriptive books, encampment records, and regimental history surveys. The records in this Collection include membership records of the Minnesota Department Grand Army of the Republic, an organization of Union army and navy veterans of the Civil War, from to The collection consists of registers, lists, adjutant and quartermaster reports, and descriptive books of .

    The G.A.R.'s lobbying of politicians was deemed by many to be heavy-handed, as was the organization's censorship of school textbooks as a means to obtain an acceptable version of American history. The influence of the G.A.R. declined rapidly after The last member of .   In this photo, Congressman Hugh Rigney places a wreath on the monument in Washington, D.C., commemorating the founding in Decatur .


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Get this from a library. History of the Grand Army of the Republic. [Robert B Beath; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)].

The Grand Army of the Republic, the largest of all Union Army veterans' organizations, was the most powerful single-issue political lobby of the late nineteenth century, securing massive pensions for veterans and helping to elect five postwar presidents from its own membership/5(10). Grand Army of the Republic Sample Book Reviews Bob Wolz not only chronicles the development and evolution of the several insignia and commemorative badges of each organization, but presents the history of the organizations associated with them.

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Page 91 - Let us then, at the time appointed, gather around their sacred remains and garland the passionless mounds above them with the choicest flowers of springtime ; let us raise above them the dear old flag they saved from dishonor ; let us in this solemn presence renew our pledges to aid and assist those whom they have left among us a sacred charge upon a Nation's gratitude — the.

The final Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic was held in Indianapolis, Indiana in and the last member, Albert Woolson, died in at the age of. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Beath, Robert B.

(Robert Burns), History of the Grand Army of the Republic. New York: Bryan, Taylor, & Co. History of the Grand army of the republic by Beath, Robert B. (Robert Burns), Publication date Topics Grand Army of the Republic Publisher New York, Bryan, Taylor, & co.

Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation Contributor The Library of Congress Language : CHM collections volunteer Robert Blythe details the history and contents of the Grand Army of the Republic, Department of Illinois records in our Research Center.

During the Civil War, some million men served in Union blue from to To preserve their bonds of comradeship and ensure that veterans and their families received More. Post Records (Bound), ca.

Grand Army of the Republic, Kansas Department, Manuscript CollectionSeries 9. See Post Records (Bound) for a list of records in this collection. See the Administrative Records finding aid for a list of additional related materials in allied collections.

Grand Army of the Republic. The Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) was the largest and most powerful organization of Union army and navy veterans. Founded on 6 April at Decatur, Illinois, by former army surgeon Benjamin Franklin Stephenson, its proclaimed objects were “Fraternity, Charity, and Loyalty.” Its basic unit was the local post, with membership open to any honorably discharged.

Grand Army of the Republic (GAR), patriotic organization of American Civil War veterans who served in the Union forces, one of its purposes being the “defense of the late soldiery of the United States, morally, socially, and politically.”Founded in Springfield, Ill., early init reached its peak in membership (more than ,) in ; for a time it was a powerful political.

Internet Archive BookReader History of the Grand army of the republic. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections. The Grand Army's clone units were grown in facilities across Kamino. The Grand Army of the Republic, shortened to the GAR, or referred to as the Republic Army, was originally conceived by Jedi Master Sifo-Dyas, who had foreseen the galaxy becoming consumed in war.

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History of the Grand Army of the Republic - GAR. The history of the GAR has been told many times. The history was first formalized, in Robert Beath's History of the GAR and from this source you can trace the various short versions that were extracted and published over and over. Recently the papers of the founder, Dr.

B.F. Stephenson, were. Stuart McConnell writes about the history of the Grand Army of the Republic -- the GAR. This appears to be his Ph.D. thesis edited into a book format. Congress.

House. Committee on the District of Columbia, 3 books Grand Army of the Republic, 3 books Illinois., 2 books Grand Army of the Republic.

National Encampment, 2 books Dennis Northcott, 2 books Joseph W. Morton, 2 books Boston, Committee on the 24th national encampment, G.

R, 2 books Grand Army of the Republic. Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Massachusetts. Early History of the Department of Massachusetts, G. R.: from to inclusive. Boston: E. Stillings, Smith, Albert E. "The Grand Army of the Republic and Kindred Societies: A Guide to Resources in the General Collection of the Library of Congress." Library of Congress.

Journal of the twenty-second annual session of the National Encampment, Grand Army of the Republic, Columbus, Ohio. September 12th, 13th and 14th, by Grand Army of the Republic 1 edition - first published in   Robert B.

Beath's History of the Grand Army of the Republic (New York: Bryan, Taylor & Company; Cincinnati: The Jones Brothers Publishing Co., ; LC call number: EA19 B26) was considered the standard resource because it was the only major history of the organization.

The book derives its validity from the fact that Beath was an early.The Grand Army of the Republic was created in as a national fraternal organization for Union veterans of the Civil War.

Shortly thereafter Iowa chartered a State Department of the GAR. GAR records provide information on Civil War military service not only for men who served in Iowa regiments but also for Union veterans from other states who later joined a GAR post in.