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Sheridan's Headquarters, now Elks Home, Winchester, Virginia, circa 1915-1930

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Summary:Sheridan's Headquarters, now Elks Home, Winchester, Virginia, circa 1915-1930. Caption reads: "Sheridan's Headquarters, now Elks' Home. Located in the southwest corner of Braddock and Piccadilly Streets. From here, on the morning of October 19, 1864, General Sheridan started on his ride to Cedar Creek Battle field - a ride made famous by the verses of Thomas Buchanan Reed." Postcard number: 116750.
Provider:Rice's Music Store
Tichnor Bros., Inc.
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Winchester
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Winchester
Topical subjects:Military headquarters
Sheridan, Philip Henry, 1831-1888
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Elks (Fraternal order)
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology Postcard Collection
  • series Virginia
  • box 15
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Unknown
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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