THE SPANISH AMERICAN WAR
Company B, 2nd Wisconsin National Guard

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Collection Henry Tyriver
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Description Gelatin print mounted on tan card stock of the Company B, 2nd Wisconsin National Guard. The stock has lithographed patriotic illustrations and photography information.
Year Range from 1898
Event Spanish American War
Year range to 1898
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper/Ink
Notes Full outdoor view of Company B, 2nd Wisconsin at Camp Harvey, near Milwaukee, WI. The men are lined up in two ranks with the first rank kneeling. All wear fatigue uniforms with either P1873 forage caps or campaign hats; all are hiolding .45-70 Sprigfield Rifles. The three officers are in front, L to R: Lt. Henry Tyriver; Captain Walter A. Marden; and Lt. George O. Sanders. The barracks or barns for companies 'C' and 'D' are in the background. Taken in May 1898 just prior to their departure to Camp Thomas, GA.
Object ID P2004.24.30
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Tyriver, Henry
Sanders, George
Marden, Walter A.
Place Milwaukee, WI
Print size 9 1/2" x 12 1/2"
Subjects Group Photographs
Male
Soldiers
2nd Wisconsin National Guard
Uniforms
Rifles
Barracks
Title Company B, 2nd Wisconsin National Guard
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