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Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Quarter plate daguerreotype of a painting of General Josiah Harmar. General Harmar fought for the United States against Native Americans in the 1780's and...

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Description: Portraits of the former Commanders in Chief of the Grand Army of the Republic.

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Description: Portraits of the former Commanders in Chief of the Grand Army of the Republic.

Photograph

World War I Veteran

Date: 1964 

Description: Congressman David Obey, Ben Riehle, a rural Marathon County WWI veteran, and two women pose for a photograph.

Date: 1952-03-19 

Description: The Wisconsin State Journal was awarded a citation for its "distinguished service in reporting the news of veterans" by the Madison DAV chapter. Herbert P...

Date: 1961-05-21 

Description: The Madison chapter of the Disabled American Veterans presents a 50-star flag in honor of John Parrish, center, a member of the newly built Mt. Zion Church...

Photograph

American Legion Run

Date: 1987-05 

Description: "Runners turned the corner at the intersection of McArthur Road & Bancroft Road."

Date: 1948-04-15 

Description: Six World War I veterans at a "Red Arrow" veterans dinner honoring Bishop William P. O'Connor who was a chaplain of Wisconsin's 32nd division in World War...

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Description: Group of portraits of the Commanders in Chief — Grand Army of the Republic, starting with the first, General E.A. Hurlbut (1866-1867) to John P. Rea (1887)...

Date: 1889 

Description: Group photograph of members of the 29th Wisconsin Infantry at a reunion.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Two men, members of the American Legion, and a young boy at an airport.

Date: 1961-06-22 

Description: For the third year in a row, American Legion Post 501 of Madison has brother-sister combinations in leadership positions. Clarence Hardy, third from the le...

Date: 1944-10-05 

Description: Four members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxillary, including Mrs. Hazel Miller, the national president, in a horse-drawn carriage in front of the Chic...

Photograph

Memorial Day

Date: 1987-05 

Description: "Memorial Day at the River Church Cemetery."

Date: 2000-10-06 

Description: "Members of the Wilz & Hren families join us at American Legion Post 347 in Lomira, WI."

Date: 1945-08-10 

Description: A woman timing a man performing a vocational test - possibly a World War II veteran.

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 16th annual Nat...

Date: 1952-05-30 

Description: Eighty-two-year-old William N. Nichols holding a flag during Memorial Day services at the Wisconsin state capitol. He is the son of a Union Civil War veter...

Date: 1954-07-18 

Description: An old truck operated by the Richard Mulcahy Post 47 of Portage sprays water on the crowd at the American Legion parade around Capitol Square. The view is...

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Description: Robert S. Allen, a well-known journalist who lost his arm while serving during World War II, purchases Easter Seals from a handicapped girl. Allen was act...

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