Articles from the MHSM Collection

Minutes from the
first meeting of
the Society in 1876.
Map of the battlefield position of the
20th Massachusetts Infantry at Gettysburg.
Drawn by MHSM founder John Codman Ropes
1821 Death Mask of
Napoleon Bonaparte,
Brigadier General Charles Devens with his staff.
Richmond, VA., April, 1865
Articles from the
MHSM Collection


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On December 8, 2019, the Military Historical Society of Massachusetts held its Annual Holiday Dinner at the Union Club in Boston, Massachusetts

“The purpose of this Corporation is to encourage studies connected with the military history of our own and other countries, the maintenance of social meetings for the discussion of the same and cooperation with organizations with similar goals and purposes.” (Article I.)