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Soldiers' Home, Boulevard and Grove Avenue, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:Soldier's Home, Boulevard and Grove Avenue, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Soldier's Home, (Boulevard & Grove Ave.), Richmond, Va. Situated in a beautiful grove, in the western portion of the City, are the comfortable cottages (several of which are shown in this view) in which reside some 275 Confederate Veterans. Here these honored heroes of a hundred battles, 'by time subdued' are spending the evening of life, calmly, and fearlessly awaiting the inevitable summons to spread again their tents on the eternal camping-ground." Postcard number: A-5449, 64.
Provider:Southern Bargain House
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Richmond
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Richmond
Topical subjects:Soldiers' homes
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology Postcard Collection
  • series Virginia
  • box 11
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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