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m (New page: The GAR (Grand Army of the Republic) flag, given to Memorial Hall Library when the General William F. Barlett GAR Post 99 was disbanded, was restored in February, 2004. Post 99 was named...)
 
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The GAR (Grand Army of the Republic) flag, given to Memorial Hall Library when the General William F. Barlett GAR Post 99 was disbanded, was restored in February, 2004.  
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*Born September 10,1786 - Died November 1868
Post 99 was named for General William Fl. Bartlett, a 1858 graduate of Phillips Academy, who was immortalized in the movie "Glory".
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*Lived in the Issac Abbott Tavern on Elm Street and later at 112 Main Street.
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*Held many town offices, was a State Representative and Senator and a U.S. Representative (Whig) from 1843-1849
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*He was the first president of the Andover Institution of Savings.
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*Founder of the Boston and Portland Railroad (later the Boston & Maine Railroad).
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* ''Andover Townsman'', February 26, 2004 & March 4, 2004
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*[http://www.mhl.org/historicpreservation/detail.htm?ID=1221 Andover Historic Preservation  112 Main Street]
*Library Scrapbook for 2004
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* ''Andover Townsman'' Oct. 1892, Dec. 1893
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* [http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=12387&t=Massachusetts%20documentary&tp=title&l=5&d=1&hc=2&rt=title ''Chronology and Documentary Handbook of the State of Massachusetts '] R747.4 Chr, page 39.
  
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--[[User:Eleanor|Eleanor]] 17:21, February 2, 2006 (EST)

Latest revision as of 13:26, 26 January 2015

  • Born September 10,1786 - Died November 1868
  • Lived in the Issac Abbott Tavern on Elm Street and later at 112 Main Street.
  • Held many town offices, was a State Representative and Senator and a U.S. Representative (Whig) from 1843-1849
  • He was the first president of the Andover Institution of Savings.
  • Founder of the Boston and Portland Railroad (later the Boston & Maine Railroad).


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--Eleanor 17:21, February 2, 2006 (EST)