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Albert H. Rose Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1312-sc

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of both original documents and photocopies. It primarily contains items related to Albert H. Rose, including photocopies of a few of his letters dating from 1839 to 1864; a document listing members of Company F as of Nov. 1, 1862; pension documents from 1864 to 1920; and items from the Gettysburg Reunion held in 1913 including a photograph presumably of three Civil War veterans at the battlefield. The collection also contains a few photocopies of correspondence of other Rose family members from 1832, as well as a printed history of Company F.

Dates

  • 1832-1920

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

Albert H. Rose was a life-long resident of Brooks, Maine. He was born there about 1836, the son of Loren Rose. He enlisted as a corporal in the 4th Maine Infantry Regiment, Company F on June 15, 1861, and mustered out as a lieutenant on July 19, 1864, having seen service in the battles of Bull Run, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg and Antietam. In 1877, Albert Rose married Emma Curtis of Monroe, Maine, and they had three children: Vesta A., E. Hale, and Hester H. Rose. Albert Rose was a farmer and also served as town treasurer and selectman in Brooks. He died in 1922.

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection consists of both original documents and photocopies. It primarily contains items related to Albert H. Rose, including photocopies of a few of his letters dating from 1839 to 1864; a document listing members of Company F as of Nov. 1, 1862; pension documents from 1864 to 1920; and items from the Gettysburg Reunion held in 1913 including a photograph presumably of three Civil War veterans at the battlefield. The collection also contains a few photocopies of correspondence of other Rose family members from 1832, as well as a printed history of Company F.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Lynn Morin, Townsend, Mass. in October 2001.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Title
Guide to the Albert H. Rose Papers
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686