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I. Town management records
II. Tax records
III. Civil War records

Town of St. Johnsbury records

Collection Inventory

III. Civil War records     1 linear foot (1 box)

Scope and Content

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Includes bills, enlistment records, pay vouchers, correspondence, orders, and related materials documenting St. Johnsbury’s participation in the Civil War. A list of soldiers names represented in the pay vouchers has been created, which appends this finding aid. In some instances the recipients names have been listed as well.

Box Folder

Abatement of soldier's taxes   1861-1862 

Box 5 Folder 1

Accounting of people coming to or leaving town   n.d. 

Box 5 Folder 2

Act relating to vagrants   11/03/1864 

Box 5 Folder 3

Adjutant and Inspector General's orders (4 folders)   1862-1865 

Box 5 Folder 4-7

Authorizations to pay $7 bonus   1861-1864 

Box 5 Folder 8

Bank stock holdings, Corporation returns 1862   1863-1864 

Box 5 Folder 9

Bills re: recruiting   1862 

Box 5 Folder 10

Bounty subscription papers   8/4/1862 

Box 5 Folder 11

Enlistment bonuses (2 folders)   9/2/1862-1/29/1866 

Box 5 Folder 12-13

Enlistments (oversized folder)   1862 

Box OD11 Folder 1

Enlistment and discharge forms   1865 

Box 5 Folder 14

Fairbanks' certificate to exempt blacksmith from the Army   5/31/1864 

Box 5 Folder 15

General Order No. 1   11/29/1864 

Box 5 Folder 16

General Order No. 5 and General Order No. 12   1864 

Box 5 Folder 17

Law on substitutes   1862-1864 

Box 5 Folder 18

Letters   1864 

Box 5 Folder 19

Letter from Ripley to his wife   11/27/1864 

Box 5 Folder 20

List of recruits as appear on book   4/16/1864 

Box 5 Folder 21

List of St. Johnsbury men who paid commutation fee   11/13/1864 

Box 5 Folder 22

Militia act of 1864   1864 

Box 5 Folder 23

Petitions to hold special town meetings (oversized folder)   12/2/1863 

Box OD11 Folder 2

Ordinance received and returned   10/28/1864, 1/10/1867 

Box 5 Folder 24

Parental enlistment permissions   1862, n.d. 

Box 5 Folder 25

Provost Marshal's enrollment list   12/05/1863 

Box 5 Folder 26

Receipt for payment to do Soldier's Record   10/13/1873 

Box 5 Folder 27

Receipts for re-enlistment bonuses   1864-1865 

Box 5 Folder 28

Soldier's monument receipts, petition to change monuments   7/7/1868-1/26/1874 

Box 5 Folder 29
Box

Soldier's pay vouchers, A-K   1862-1865 

Box 5A

Soldier's pay vouchers, L-Z   1862-1865 

Box 5B
Box Folder

Town orders and receipts, soldiers' bounties   10/18/1862-3/1/1874 

Box 5 Folder 30

Town quotas from IG's office   9/18/1862 

Box 5 Folder 31

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