The Ames Maufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts - A Northern Factory Town's Perspective on the Civil War
by Jacqueline T. Lynch
Published: September 28, 2013.
The three articles that comprise this book tell different stories about the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts, which played an important role as an arms manufacturer during the American Civil War. Together, they make up a kind of composite of the Northern Civil War experience in the small, but dynamic, universe of a factory town.