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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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Post 99 was named for General William F. Bartlett, a 1858 graduate of Phillips Academy, who was immortalized in the movie "Glory".
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*Born September 10,1786 - Died November 1868
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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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*"Grand Old Celebration" ''Andover Townsman'', February 26, 2004
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*[http://www.mhl.org/historicpreservation/detail.htm?ID=1221 Andover Historic Preservation  112 Main Street]
*"Town Talk", March 4, 2004.
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* ''Andover Townsman'' Oct. 1892, Dec. 1893
*Library Scrapbook for 2004
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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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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)