Inventory
 

GAR Morton Post No. 1, and auxiliary organizations,  Part Two
Dates: 1862; 1880-1938
Accession Number: 20011030
Donor: Nelson Eddy
Description: 8 document cases, 3 flat storage boxes

Part One:  General Histories of the GAR, Morton Post No. 1,
                            and Memorial Hall., Content and Scope of the Collection;

                    Document Cases 1-4

Part Two:  Document Cases 5-8;

                    Flat Storage Boxes 1-3

Document Case 5

 

General Orders may also be found in Part One, Document Case 4 of this inventory.

Folder 1

General Orders: Headquarters (Minneapolis)

Sept. 1901-
Aug. 1902

Folder 2

General Orders: Headquarters (Philadelphia)

Oct. 1902-
June 1903

Folder 3

General Orders: Headquarters (Chicago)

Aug. 1903-
July 1904

Folder 4

General Orders: Headquarters (Boston)

Aug. 1904-
July 1905

Folder 5

General Orders: Headquarters (Washington, D.C.)

Sept. 1905-
May 1906

Folder 6

General Orders: Headquarters (Zanesville, Ohio)

Feb. 1907-
April 1907

Folder 7

General Orders: Headquarters (Kansas City, Missouri)

Sept. 1907-
Nov. 1907

Folder 8

General Orders: Headquarters (Pittsburgh)

1937

 

General Orders: Headquarters (Ripley, New York)

1938

Folder 9

General Orders: Indiana

1880-1884

Folder 10

General Orders: Indiana (bound volume)

March 1882-
April 1883

Folder 11

General Orders: Indiana

1894,
1894-1895
Jan. 1897-
April 1897

Folder 12

General Orders: Indiana

May 1897-
Dec. 1898

Folder 13

General Orders: Indiana

June 1899-
Nov. 1899

1901-1902

Folder 14

General Orders: Indiana

1903-1904

Folder 15

General Orders: Indiana

1905-1907

Folder 16

Circulars: Headquarters

1881-1907

Folder 17

Circulars: Indiana

1881-1905
1937, 1938

Communications and correspondence (Document Cases 5 and 6)

 

Folder 18

Appomattox Day

1904; n.d.

Folder 19

Cemeteries

1881, 1897, 1901

Folder 20

Committees

1881-1904; n.d.

Folder 21

Court Martials

1881; 1884

Folder 22

Decoration Day/ Memorial Day

1879-1908; n.d.

Folder 23

Entertainment (Lectures, musical programs)

1881-1907

Folder 24

Financial assistance requests

1885-1905

Folder 25

Benjamin Harrison and the Terre Haute Post Office

1881

Document Case 6

 

Folder 1

Meeting Announcements (non-GAR)

1883-1905; n.d.

Folder 2

Memorials and Monuments

1881-1906; n.d.

Folder 3

Memorials and Monuments - Oliver Morton

1903-1907

Folder 4

Memorials and Monuments - Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Indianapolis)

1884-1901

Folder 5

Military Armaments for commemorative purposes

1897

Folder 6

Military/GAR Paraphernalia

1894-1907; n.d.

Folder 7

Miscellaneous correspondence

1881-1906; 1919

Folder 8

Empty envelopes

n.d.

Folder 9

Music and poetry

1880s; n.d.

Folder 10

National Encampments

1881-1907

Folder 11

Patriotism and the American Flag

1897-1901; n.d.

Folder 12

Patriotism in Schools

1897-1898; n.d.

Folder 13

Military pensions - general information

1881-1904; n.d.

Folder 14

Military pensions - claims

1885-1904

Folder 15

Pensions - patronage appointments as pension agent and to pension boards

1883-1902

Folder 16

Post Commander - Duties

1899

Folder 17

Railroad tickets (complimentary tickets)

1885

Folder 18

Religious service invitations

1897-1907

Folder 19

Report Form blanks

n.d.

Folder 20

Miscellaneous files: Roster Book advertisements

1894; 1901; n.d.

Folder 21

Soldiers' Homes - Union veterans

1884; 1894; 1907

Folder 22

Soldiers' Homes - Confederate veterans

1902; n.d.

Folder 23

Soldiers' Homes - Indiana State Soldiers' Home

1894-1905

Folder 24

Soldiers' Homes - National Military Home (Marion, Indiana)

1894-1905

Folder 25

Spanish-American War

1898

Folder 26

Thank you notes sent to/from the Morton Post

1894-1906

Folder 27

Veteran Preference in Employment

1883-1905

Publications of the Grand Army of the Republic

Folder 28

"Journal of the Seventy-First National Encampment
  of the Grand Army of the Republic" (Madison, Wisconsin)

Sept. 5-10, 1937

Folder 29

"Journal of the Fifty-Sixth Annual Encampment
  of the Department of Indiana, GAR" (Marion, Indiana)

June 16-20, 1935

 

"Journal of the Fifty-Seventh Annual Encampment of the Department of Indiana, GAR" (Bloomington, Indiana)

June 20-24, 1936

 

"Journal of the Fifty-Eighth Annual Encampment of the Department of Indiana, GAR" (Logansport, Indiana)

June 11-15, 1937

Document Case 7

 

Folder 1

"Services for the use of the Grand Army of the Republic"

Jan. 1, 1908

"Services for the use of the Grand Army of the Republic"

Jan. 1914

Auxiliary Organizations

 

Folder 2

Morton Woman's Relief Corp

1894-1907

Folder 3

Morton Woman's Relief Corp - quarterly
reports on relief

1880-1908

Folder 4

Sons of Veterans, USA

1897-1904

Folder 5

Sons of Veterans, USA - Ritual book

Jan. 1, 1895

Folder 6

Sons of Veterans - By-laws of Blinn Camp
No. 82 (5 copies)

Jan. 1, 1902

Folder 7

Sons of Veterans - Van Nest's Burlesque
Degree, or, Initiation of a Candidate

1887

Folder 8

Union Veteran Legion - Laws, rules and regula-
  tions for the government of the Union Veteran
  Legion   (3 copies)

1894

 

Union Veteran Legion - Ritual book of the
   Ladies Union Veteran Legion

1905

Folder 9

Union Veteran Legion - Ritual books

Folder 10

Union Veteran Legion - Ritual books

Folder 11

Union Veteran Legion -
  Address of Everett Sanders, Representative
   from Indiana's 5th District

1918

Document Case 8

 

Folder 1

Union Veterans Legion

Folder 2

Union Veterans Legion

Folder 3

Union Veterans Legion

Folder 4

Union Veterans Union

(Additional records for the Union Veterans Legion may be found in Flat Storage Box 3 of this collection.)

 

Flat Storage Box 1

 

Membership Records

 

Folder 1

Adjutant's Report and Muster Roll (original)

1880

Folder 2

Adjutant's Report and Muster Roll (copy)

1880

Folder 3

Adjutant's Reports

1881, 1882, 1885

Folder 4

Adjutant's Reports

1890-1895

Folder 5

Morton Post's Fund Expenditures

n.d. (ca. 1880s?)

Folder 6

Quartermaster Reports

June 1891;
June 1893;
1894-1896

Folder 7

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1897

Folder 8

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1898

Flat Storage Box 2

 

Folder 1

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1899

Folder 2

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1900

Folder 3

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1901

Folder 4

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1902

Folder 5

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1903

Folder 6

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1904

Folder 7

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1905

Folder 8

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1906

Folder 9

Adjutant's and Quartermaster's Reports

1907

Folder 10

Quartermaster's Reports

1920

Folder 11

Quartermaster's Reports

1921

Folder 12

Quartermaster's Reports

1923

Folder 13

Quartermaster's Reports

1925

Folder 14

Quartermaster's Reports

1926

Flat Storage Box 3

 

Folder 1

Union Veteran Legion - Minutes

July 24, 1893-
Dec. 15, 1902

Folder 2

Union Veteran Legion - Accounts Ledger

1897-1923

Folder 3

Union Veteran Legion - Membership Book

1904-1917