An effort to catalog, photograph, research and promote the history of the Bay State’s Civil War monuments.
The Massachusetts Civil War Monuments Project is an informal, collaborative effort to catalog, photograph and research the Civil War monuments in each Massachusetts town.
Location: Monument Square, 18 Bridge Street, BlackstoneCoordinates: 42°01’01.3″N 71°32’20.1″WDate dedicated: May 30, 1913Architect/designer/manufacturer: James V. Murray, design [Our thanks to the Blackstone Historical Commission for furnishing helpful information for this article] The Blackstone monument came about through the efforts and generosity of a group of local women, particularly Nettie Matteson who promoted the project for…
Have a question about our project or want to contribute a photograph? Contact us using this form.