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Date: 1951-11-19 

Description: Two people visit with a hospitalized veteran interested in writing who may possibly benefit from the proceeds of the "Holiday Book Sale" sponsored by Theta...

Date: 1961-02-23 

Description: Charles A. Peckham from the Togstad Glen Disabled American Veterans chapter presents an American flag to the Eastside English Lutheran Church Lutheran Pion...

Photograph

Veterans Housing

Date: 1947 

Description: Three men at the University of Wisconsin, with tent and sign that reads "People of Madison! Vets in tent need rooms to rent".

Date: 1886-08-06 ca.

Description: A certificate from the Grand Army of the Republic, announcing that Lucius Fairchild on August 6, 1886 was elected Commander in Chief of the 20th annual Nat...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of Soldiers Home dining room with tables set with dishes.

Date: 1952-05-30 

Description: Mrs. H. L. (Charlotte) Gerber, escorted by Earl Heath, prepares to place a wreath in honor of World War I dead during ceremonies at the South Hamilton Stre...

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Description: An unidentified group belonging to the GAR, including General Lucius Fairchild (center front). They are posed in front of a painted backdrop.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the main entrance of the Soldiers Home.

Photograph

Memorial Day

Date: 1961-05-30 

Description: A Gold Star Mother shown holding her hand over her heart during the invocation at a Memorial Day service on the steps of the capitol.

Date: 1944-11-24 

Description: Judson Pearsall, commander of the Madison chapter of the Disabled American Veterans, visiting with an injured soldier, Sargent James E. Spangberg, at the T...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Soldiers Home with a cannon in the foreground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sixth plate ambrotype of a painting of Captain Samuel Murphy. Murphy served with Captain Samuel Brady in the Pittsburgh region during the revolution. He li...

Date: 1949-09-12 

Description: A gathering of officers and members of the Wisconsin Department of the American Legion, probably at their annual state convention. In Wisconsin the ardent...

Date: 1954-04-04 

Description: Three members of the Ladies auxiliary sit together while talking. They were Leatha Fuller, a department commander of the auxiliary, Mrs. Herb Pommerening o...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of four men in hats, suit jackets, vests, and trousers. Two men are standing and two sitting around a small table, drinking from glasses fi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several men with suitcases sit in front of the Soldiers Home.

Date: 1995-11-11 

Description: "Members of Legion Post 270 performed a flag-burning ceremony on Veteran's Day."

Date: 1937-09-07 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the members of the Grand Army of the republic at a reunion. The group appears to be posing on the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1889-08 

Description: Formal outdoor group portrait of the 29th Wisconsin Infantry Volunteers. They are posing while lined up on the front steps of the Milwaukee Armory building...

Date: 1870-29 

Description: Magazine illustration of home, titled as the "Soldiers' National Asylum at Milwaukee, Wisconsin". The building is in the background, and in the foreground...

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