By Professor William B. Gould IV


WBG's Veteran's hat.
On Feb. 10, 1882, William B. Gould becomes an active member of the C. W. Carroll Post 144 of the Grand Army of the Republic, the veterans' organization in Dedham, Massachusetts. This is the Post hat that he wore in that period. (Restored and photographed by Candis Griggs, 2001)