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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


Ca. 1946 photo of a promotion for "Wear a V.F.W. Buddy Poppy," very likely a fund raising activity for the VFW. Two women hold a poster describing the concept, while a veteran (wearing the cap) either receives or gives a poppy to a lady. The location may be the offices of the VFW at 69 College St., Burlington, Vt. (Howard Plant Post, #782). In the background are an American flag, the VFW post flag, a cross, and some military emblems.

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 20, 2018)

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