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1965 Veterans Day Parade – Salem

reprinted from Oregon Statesman, Friday November 12, 1965 Names of Wars Past, Present Linked by Tributes at Salem Salem turned out in the rain Thursday to pay homage to veterans of American battles in scattered and strange sounding places, like … Continue reading

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Pliny F. Rumrill’s Death

While cataloging a new donation of Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) materials to the WHC today, we came across this document (2015.028) which includes a newspaper advertisement regarding the death of Pliny F. Rumrill.  The article describes the death … Continue reading

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