Newburyport in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
The Memory of the Oﬃcers and Men
the memory of the officers and men
who left this Memorial Hall
April 16, 1861
in answer to the first call of
for troops to defend the Capital
issued April 15, 1861
Capt. Albert W. Bartlett
Lt. George Barker Lt. Gamaliel Hodges Lt. George Creasey
Sgt. Thomas E. Marshall Sgt. Nathan W. Collins
Horace W. Bartlett John S. Frost Thomas E. Lang
Joseph Barlow Nathan R. Giles Charles P. Morrison
Samuel Baxter Sanford W. Grant John L. Perley
William H. Dodge Stephen H. Goodwin Joseph A. Shaw
Richard S. Dodge Joseph L. Johnson Richard A. Van Moll
Erected 1924 by A.W. Bartlett Post No. 49 Grand Army of the Republic.
Location. 42° 48.584′ N, 70° 52.217′ W. Marker is in Newburyport, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Pleasant Street, on the left when traveling south on State Street. Touch for map. Tablet is mounted on the wall between the windows. Marker is at or near this postal address: 57 State Street, Newburyport MA 01950, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Market Square Tea Burning (about Dalton House (about 600 feet away); Newburyport Firehouse Center (about 700 feet away); Watts' Cellar (about 800 feet away); William Lloyd Garrison (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bombshell (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Bartlet Mall (approx. ¼ mile away); Coast Guard Bicentennial Marker (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newburyport.
More about this marker. The historic building on which this marker is mounted is known as the Grand Army Building (built circa 1851). It became a Memorial Hall building for the A.W. Bartlett Post No. 49 Grand Army of the Republic in 1877, and ultimately the private commercial building it is today in 1966. This building is part of the Newburyport Historic District.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Newburyport Civil War Memorials
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
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