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Veterans of Foreign Wars

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Title: Veterans of Foreign Wars


  • McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

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Extent: 1 image

Publisher: University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections


1957 photo of a Veterans Day ceremony at Battery Park. A man in uniform places a wreath at the VFW memorial site dedicated to Howard W. Plant, as a small crowd of women veterans (wearing garrison caps) and children look on. Weather on this day was chilly, with 15-25 mph winds, according to the Burlington Free Press. The other possible occasion may be the 40th anniversary of Plant's death (6 Dec., 1917).

Genre(s): photographs, black-and-white photographs




Type of Resource: still image

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Veterans of Foreign Wars, Special Collections, University of Vermont Library, (accessed January 19, 2018)

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