This page is where we’ll collect historic photos & artifacts we’ve found.
CW Veterans gathered at the G.A.R. Hall in Detroit (early 20th century)
Picketer’s in front of the G.A.R.’s main entrance on Grand River Ave.
Dinner for a (unidentified) G.A.R. related woman’s organization
A Detroit G.A.R. Building Postcard sent on September 28, 1906!
A G.A.R. Postcard copyright 1908.
Another Detroit G.A.R. Building postcard.
Mary and John Pool
G.A.R. members and great, great, great grandparents of one of the designers here at Mindfield. John was a Union Civil War veteran. Mary’s medal is that of the Ladies Aid group which was a companion group to the all male G.A.R. John’s medal resembles the mosaic on the lobby floor of the G.A.R. building.