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Soldiers' Home, Lisbon, N.D.
Soldiers' Home, Lisbon, N.D.
TitleSoldiers' Home, Lisbon, N.D.
Date of Original1915-05-20
DescriptionA large brick building with a tower sits towards the left. A flag and flagpole are on the roof. There is a water tower behind that building. Another building is visible in the towards the right background. 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)Postcards
Water towers
Soldiers' homes
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
Organization NameNorth Dakota Veterans' Home
LocationLisbon (N.D.)
Item NumberB0742-08
Format of OriginalPostcards
Publisher of OriginalChas. H. Werner & Sons Co. (Detroit, Mich.)
Place of PublicationDetroit (Mich.)
Transcription"The Soldier's Home, Lisbon, N.D."--Printed on front of postcard.
"Dear Minnie, I got my waist it all right. Allie sent me a dress last week. I suppose if you & Allie did not send me cloths I do [illegible] out did that freg. her & you garden it [illegible] some. the [illegible] and some flowers. You did not tell me how your incubator hatched. mine is to hatch today. not a egg [illegible] yet have 117 turkey eggs set, 29 geese egg, 95 duck eggs and 23 duck, 8 geese. No fruit this year. I don't think it is ranching. Mrs Minnie Triplett, Peterson, Ia."--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
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 (B0742-08)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0742-08
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