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Scrapbook with postcards and printed photos of a Detroit Light Guard Battalion going to Cuba for Spanish American War.

Detroit 1890s - 1900s. 118 photos (photos are 2-5 per page), 25 postcards, one lithograph (Calvert), one engraving, one print. 14.5 x 12, boards bound with metal screws, (116 pp). Light wear to covers, photos removed previously, album pages brittle, chipped and torn, photos, etc. are in very good condition. In part: 3 photos of the Detroit Metropolitan Police, 30 photos and postcards of Belle Isle, 1 photo of Eastern Market, 1 photo of St. Clair Flats, 1 photo of Bois Blanc Island. Of special interest are the photos of the Light Guard Battalion, 31st MVI, Co. M. There are 40 photos in all showing the soldiers preparing for war in various camps in the U.S. and their camps in Cuba, photos all carry info on exact locations, etc. Photos etc. are on 58 of the 116 pp. Local Detroit history and Detroit's involvement n the Spanish American War. Great content.


Book Id: 97-1019

Price: $495.00

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