Black and white photograph of WRC and GAR officers, 1922-1923. Visible photo measures 10.5"W x 6.5"H. Brown matt with lighter brown inset and outside edge boarder. Image of 12 persons in front of a stone building. Backside identifies individuals including: (front row) Judge Willit P. Palmer, GAR, Commander in Chief, 1922-23, Mrs. Marie L. Basham, Post National President of Womans Relief Corps, auxiliary to GAR, 1922-23, Mrs. Jessie Halpin, Cedar Rapids, Mrs. Maude Troritner, Post Department President WRC 19, John T. Lucas, Department Commander, GAR, Mrs. Lucus or Rebecca Hiskey (back row) Olley Nelson, Past National Commander in Chief of GAR, Mrs. Stow, F.F. Stow, Des moines, John P. Risley, Depatment Secretary GAR, Thomas Noll, Past Department Commander GAR, in Doorway.
Location: Marshalltown, Iowa. Date: December 22, 19?4.
Taken by: R. E. Ap?/Photographer/Marshalltown, Iowa
The penciled listing varied from later ink written in identification of individuals.
Part of a collection Presented February 23, 1956.
"this cabinet and all contents are gifts from Marie L. Basham, Des Moines, Iowa, National President 1922-1923, Women's Relief Corps, Auxiliary to the Grand Army of the Republic with the thought of perpetuating the memory of the soldiers of the Civil Wa 1861-1865"
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