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"Wreaths for the Living Conqueror, / and Glory's Meed for the Perished" [sic] [picture postcard, color]

view "Wreaths for the Living Conqueror, / and Glory's Meed for the Perished" [sic] [picture postcard, color] digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Raphael Tuck & Sons
Subject:
Grand Army of the Republic
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 3.5" x 5.5"
Type:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
United States
Date:
1909
Civil War, 1861-1865
1890-1910
Notes:
In Box 3 , Folder 19.
Civil War Selections from the Archives Center
Summary:
Postcard depicting gray-bearded member of the Grand Army of the Republic, postmarked June 3, 1909. Little girl stands on chair to pin medal on him. U.S. Flag and a medal (probably from the Grand Army of the Republic) are shown at left of image. The message side of the card is stamped, postmarked June 3, 1909, and addressed to Mr. H.A. Cook, West Leyden, Mass. The card is No. 158 in Raphael Tuck's "Decoration Day" series.
Cite as:
Civil War series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Medals
Decoration Day
Veterans--Civil War
Civil war
History
Local number:
AC0060-0001258a (AC Scan No.: image side)
AC0060-0001258b (AC Scan No.: message side)
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Civil War series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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