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Guide to the
Mike Thornton Collection of Military Uniform Postcards
circa 1915-1960
 PR-408

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Thornton, Mike
Title: Mike Thornton collection of military uniform postcards
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1915-1960
Abstract: Postcards showing uniforms worn by American, British, French, and Hessian regiments at Fort Ticonderoga during the Revolutionary War, and at the 1758 Battle of Ticonderoga. The collection includes views of 19th and 20th-century English and Scottish regimental uniforms, and the King's Guard / Queen's Guard at various London landmarks.
Quantity: .66 Linear feet (approximately 177 postcards in 1 box).
Call Phrase: PR-408