Browse Items (4 total)

  • Subject contains "Rifle ranges"

mld06_november.jpg
Date: ca. 1918
Description: "Camp Plunkett, now the site of Camp Curtis Guild, served as the United States Navy rifle range during World War I. Prior to that, the site was used as the rifle range for the Bay State Military Rifle…[More]

MLD0298.jpg
Date: ca. 1917
Description: "Located at what is now Camp Curtis Guild, Camp Plunkett was originally owned by the Bay State Rifle Association. During World War I, the camp was leased to the United States Navy and used as a naval…[More]

mld06_february.jpg
Date: ca. 1906
Description: "'Systematic instruction' in military rifle shooting was deemed essential by the government in 1875. As a result, the Massachusetts Volunteer Rifle Association was created and the first military rifle…[More]

postcard_wak2.jpg
Date: [1905]
Description: Postcard shows Camp Plunkett, home of the Bay State Rifle Association. The Camp was purchased from them in 1926 by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and the name changed to Camp Curtis Guild. It is…[More]
Collection: Wakefield Postcards