Military Department Photograph Collection, 1890-1975 - Ar-08202005-Ph001048

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This collection consists of 500 photographs of military personnel, equipment, facilities, and military activities within the state from 1890 to 1975. Images include regimental photographs at Camp Murray, Fort Worden, Fort Lewis, Camp MacKay, the Vancouver Barracks, Camp Hightower, and at La Croix, France, photographs of the state training ship U.S.S. Vicksburg, as well as photographs of troops, soldiers, officers, parades, the medical corps, batteries, tanks, ships, airplanes, horses, camps, social functions, firing ranges, maneuvers, training activities, rifle teams, riders, the signal corps, recruiting activities, machine gunnery, and armories.

All notations are in English.

These images are open for research.

Digitization by Ross Griffith; cataloging by Jennifer Grover and Mary Hammer.

Preferred Citation: [Title of image], [date], [photographer if known], Military Department Photograph Collection, 1890-1975, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives,, [date accessed].

Source: Military Department Photograph Collection, 1890-1975, Washington State Archives. Original images held at the Washington State Archives, Olympia, WA.

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