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Dartmouth College Phalanx (1834-1845)

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1834 - 1845

The Dartmouth College Phalanx was founded in 1834 in response to a temporary state act requiring military duty of all New Hampshire man over the age of 18. It was part of the 23rd New Hampshire Regiment, using drills, processions and parades to instill military pride in the students. It was disbanded in 1845.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Dartmouth College Phalanx Orderly Book

Codex 003289
 Collection
Identifier: 003289
Overview Orderly book of the Dartmouth College Phalanx, a company of light infantry in the 23rd New Hampshire Militia regiment.