Skip to content home : browse : advanced search : preferences : my favorites : about : help  login  
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
Zoom in Zoom out Pan left Pan right Pan up Pan down Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
Soldiers' Home, Lisbon, N.D.
Soldiers' Home, Lisbon, N.D.
TitleSoldiers' Home, Lisbon, N.D.
Date of Original1923-08-09
DescriptionA large brick building with a tower sits towards the left. There is a water tower behind that building. Another building is visible in the distance at center. In front of the buildings are the grounds of the facility, with a large lawn, trees and bushes.
Ordering Information
General SubjectMilitary
Social welfare
Subject (LCTGM)Soldiers' homes
Water towers
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Organization NameNorth Dakota Veterans' Home
LocationLisbon (N.D.)
Item NumberB0742-06
Format of OriginalColor postcards
Publisher of OriginalAuburn Post Card Mfg. Co. (Auburn, In.)
Place of PublicationAuburn (In.)
Transcription"Soldiers' Home, Lisbon, N.D."--Printed on front of postcard.
"8/9/23 Dear cousin- Your nice letter rec'd- Sorry to say I cannot visit you this summer much as I'd like to. Had one week vacation in spring & more days off when my [illegible] was sick. he is with me this summer. so I'll not have much time off. I want to see your mother & all of you but work is first. will write. -Allie- Mrs Clara Austin, Lynd, Minn."--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe first soldier was admitted to this facility in 1893. In 1899 a hospital was built and in 1907 the commandant's quarters were built. All original structures were red brick.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0742-06)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0742-06
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
powered by CONTENTdm ® | contact us  ^ to top ^