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Date: 1950-11-11 

Description: Red Arrow division national guardsmen observe wreath bearers at the State Street corner of the Capitol Square.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Cushing Memorial, erected on the S.E. 1/4 of S.W. 1/4 of Section 18.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: A bust of George Washington in the Grand Army of the Republic Civil War memorial hall on the top floor of the Wisconsin State Capitol. This photograph was...

Date: 1929 

Description: View down tree-lined hill over the Pecatonica River. The bridge connects River Street to Main Street. Storefronts line the street, and the Lafayette County...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a monument on a battlefield to Major General John Sedgwick, killed in action on May 9, 1864. The memorial, erected in 1887 by veterans of Segdwick...

Photograph

Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two statues mark the entrance of the picnic area of Valley Forge National Park. The monuments consist of identical bases and an eagle on top of each colum...

Wisconsin World War II Stories: The Pacific

In this lesson students study the words and listen to the song, “The Ballad of Ira Hayes."

Date: 1973 before

Description: The G.A.R. Memorial Hall on Monona Avenue.

Photograph

Civil War Monument

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of a The Soldiers' Monument, erected on November 1, 1865 by Dan Rice, a famous circus man. The memorial is said to be the first built honoring the...

Date: 1924 

Description: View down sidewalk of two young girls standing at the base of the Soldiers Monument. There is a fountain near the monument on the right. There are benches...

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: An overview of the national cemetery in Andersonville.

Date: 1973 

Description: The G.A.R. Memorial Hall on Monona Avenue. It was later demolished to make way for a parking lot.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of eight commemorative tablets at the North Cemetery of Antietam Battlefield, the site of the bloodiest one-day battle in United States history in 1...

Photograph

The Argonne Gate

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Argonne Gate, S.J.M.A. War memorial for the service men from Delafield in the First World War. The lantern on the gate is meant to burn perpetually.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a memorial tablet commemorating the burning of the city by the Confederates. The memorial stands in a public square, surrounded by a fence. The...

Photograph

Camp Randall Cannon

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Camp Randall Memorial Park cannon with American flag flying in the background.

Photograph

Civil War Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a Civil War Monument on Cape Cod Canal, erected by the town of Bourne in 1914. The text reads, "In memory of the soldiers and sailors who served i...

Date: 1952-11-11 

Description: Nena Aylward, left, of the Women's Relief Corps, is placing a wreath on the cenotaph in Armistice Day ceremonies in Capitol Park. Assisting is Clarence R....

Date: 1983-05 

Description: "Theresa American Legion members paid homage to former comrades on Memorial Day at the River Church Cemetery."

Date: 1981-05 

Description: Monument on grassy area. Behind are storefronts.

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