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Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Soldiers Home with trees.


Civil War Veterans

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Group portrait outdoors of a group of Civil War veterans with other U.S. military officers.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Soldiers Home.

Date: 1945-07-01 

Description: Group portrait of 17 members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Date: 1912-08-21 ca.

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the fiftieth annual reunion of the 26th Regiment of Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry at Whitefish Bay.


Armistice Day Rites

Date: 1949-10-11 

Description: A crowd gathers to participate in a service to observe Armistice Day at the State Street entrance to the Wisconsin State Capitol building. At center left,...

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of a painting of Colonel Robert Weakley. Col. Weakley served as a Representative from Tennessee; born in Halifax County, Va., Jul...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Group portrait of men and women at a Civil War reunion posed on the steps in front of a building. Those identified are 4) C. W. Sackett of Beloit 5) Herman...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1948-11-11 

Description: American Legion members in front of a plane at the Madison airport. Membership Chairman R.C. Golden is handing 1949 membership cards to the pilot Colonel L...

Date: 1954-04-04 

Description: Three Madison men, all past commanders of the post (Togstad-Glenn Chapter 2), get together for the first time in 10 years at the installation. They are Mar...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified elderly woman posing standing on the left, and an unidentified elderly man po...

Wisconsin Civil War Regiment

The 4th Wisconsin Light Artillery was organized at Racine and mustered into service on October 1, 1861.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group portrait taken in front of the Wisconsin Civil War Monument at its dedication ceremony. Third and fourth from the left in the front row are George...

Date: 1995-09 

Description: Local members of the VFW raise a new flag in front of the Rudolph Municipal Building. The flag, which had flown over the U.S. Capitol, was presented by Con...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1938-12-23 ca.

Description: Two unidentified Civil War veterans at soldier's home on December 23, 1938, along with two representatives from the American Legion. The veterans are both...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Elevated view of large crowd with a banner reading: "VETS for PEACE / Bring the Troops Home Now." The crowd is following a Ford Mustang carrying five elder...


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.

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