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Memorial Day, Portsmouth, NH 1901

Memorial Day, Portsmouth, NH 1901

Dedicated on July 4, 1888, the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Goodwin Park (center of picture) became the focal point for all city celebrations related to the Civil War. (Photo collage from Caleb Gurney's "Portsmouth: Historic and Picturesque", 1902 edition)

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