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Wisconsin National Guard

Wisconsin National Guard | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Members of the Wisconsin National Guard lined up at Camp Douglas.
Members of the Wisconsin National Guard lined up at Camp Douglas.
Image ID:3336
Creation Date: 1887
Creator Name:Lorenz, Richard
City:Camp Douglas
Collection Name:Lorenz, Richard, 1858-1915 : National Guard photographs, circa 1880-1894
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 1042
Original Dimensions:4 x 2 inches
27 photoprints, some opaqued for reproduction. Photographed by Richard Lorenz, a noted painter, for use in the preparation of certain of his paintings. Images include units firing, light artillery in the field, inspection and review. Informal snapshots of visitors with troops, washing up at cook shack, relaxing in tents, buglers, drinking water, at railroad station, etc. Exceptional documentation for its time.
Camp Douglas (Wis.)
Civil defense
Military uniforms
Wisconsin. National Guard
Outdoor photography

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