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Soldiers' homes -- Virginia -- Richmond

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

R.E. Lee Camp, No. 1, Confederate Veterans Papers (SC-21)

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-21
Abstract The collection documents the history of R.E. Lee Camp, No. 1, Confederate Veterans, a large residential complex for poor and infirm Confederate veterans of the Civil War. Altogether a total of nearly three thousand veterans from thirty-three states called the camp home, and after the camp’s closing, the Commonwealth eventually granted use of the buildings and land to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. The collection is comprised of photographs and postcards that document the changing...
Dates: 1885-1958

Series 1: Images, 1907-1958, undated

 Series
Identifier: SC-21-01
Scope and Contents From the Item:

The collection’s inclusive dates are 1885-1958, with the bulk of the material dating from 1885-1937. The collection is comprised of photographs, postcards, reunion ribbons, press clippings, and a guest register.

Dates: 1907-1958, undated

Series 2: Publications, 1885-1914

 Series
Identifier: SC-21-02
Scope and Contents From the Item:

The collection’s inclusive dates are 1885-1958, with the bulk of the material dating from 1885-1937. The collection is comprised of photographs, postcards, reunion ribbons, press clippings, and a guest register.

Dates: 1885-1914

Series 3: Realia, 1885

 Series
Identifier: SC-21-03
Scope and Contents From the Item:

The collection’s inclusive dates are 1885-1958, with the bulk of the material dating from 1885-1937. The collection is comprised of photographs, postcards, reunion ribbons, press clippings, and a guest register.

Dates: 1885