3rd Lt. DeLaunay was from Shelby County and served in Co. I, 38th Tenn. Inf. at Shiloh and other western battles. He kept this album full of autographs of fellow Confederate officers imprisoned in Johnson's Island prison camp in Lake Erie near...
Young African-American boy stands facing the camera while standing on a weight measure scale. He is wearing a white gown and has his right hand on the base weight located on a horizontal bar. The device can also measure his height.
This carte de visite album features at least forty Confederate generals including Braxton Bragg, Joseph Wheeler, Jefferson Davis, John C. Breckenridge, John Bell Hood, Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, and others. It also includes images of the...
Carte de visite of Cpl. Albert Griswold, depicting only his head and shoulders. It is included in an album of images of Griswold covering his life. Griswold was born on December 14, 1843, in Fitchburg, Mass. He enlisted, as a private, in Co. A,...
View of a double clapboard siding, shake roof house with chimneys on each end which shows a sparsely planted yard with one lone tree devoid of leaves and one small outbuilding in the rear. A ladder can be seen on the roof.
Shows multiple mail boxes attached to a pole on the street with a cola advertisement printed on a concrete block. Several homes appear behind the mail boxes as well as trees that have lost their leaves.
Posters; Health education; Health care; Vaccinations; School children; Hygiene; Preventive medicine; Children
Poster entitled "Has Your Child Won a Decoration in the Army of Health?" used in a health center advocating vaccinations and general good health of children aged 2 to 6 years. A boy and girl standing in profile are pictured.
Nutrition; Education; Health; Food; Children; School children; Classrooms; Teachers
A young girl learns the basics of a healthy breakfast with the help of a teacher. The blackboard reads, ""Menu for breakfast, Oatmeal and cream, Egg on toast, Milk, Baked apple."" The young girl is wearing a dress but no shoes.