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Philly.com
Civil War Museum transfers collection to Gettysburg with Constitution Center exhibit plannedG. Meade's horse, Old Baldy, which was displayed by the Civil War Museum for ma
Civil War Museum transfers collection to Gettysburg with Constitution Center exhibit planned
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
G. Meade's horse, Old Baldy, which was displayed by the Civil War Museum for many years, was returned to its owner, the Grand Army of the Republic Museum and Library in Frankford, in 2010.) The framework of the agreement just announced - the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Teens using plant seeds to get highso they’re also poisoning themselves.” says Andre Diagle, Manager of Almo’s Flo
Teens using plant seeds to get high
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
so they’re also poisoning themselves.” says Andre Diagle, Manager of Almo’s Flower & Garden Center. The Home Depot on Grand Army Highway in Somerset has removed these seeds from their shelves, but parents are being warned that these seeds may... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsLibrary: book sale, May 21, 9 a.m. to noon; mah jongg, Mondays, 1 to 4 p.m., 38
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Library: book sale, May 21, 9 a.m. to noon; mah jongg, Mondays, 1 to 4 p.m., 3879 Hancock Highway, Equinunk. 570-224-8500. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, May 21, 12:30 to 3 p.m., Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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Daily Mail
Judge blocks Louisville from taking down Confederate monumentLouisville, cost $12,000 in 1985. The dedication ceremony took place later that
Judge blocks Louisville from taking down Confederate monument
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Louisville, cost $12,000 in 1985. The dedication ceremony took place later that same year in May to coincide with the 29th Grand Army of the Republic annual reunion. The removal of the monument is part of a wider battle over displaying the... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Legends & Lore tricentennial event will be exciting in Mayof this national commemoration day in the years following the Civil War, when U
Legends & Lore tricentennial event will be exciting in May
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
of this national commemoration day in the years following the Civil War, when U.S. Civil War veterans established the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR), an organization to care for veterans and their families that initiated the annual ceremony... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kentucky Confederate monument to be removed after 120 yearshad cost $12,000 in 1985. The dedication ceremony took place later that same ye
Kentucky Confederate monument to be removed after 120 years
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
had cost $12,000 in 1985. The dedication ceremony took place later that same year in May to coincide with the 29th Grand Army of the Republic annual reunion. The removal of the monument is part of a wider battle over displaying the... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Thousands of cyclists brave the rain in NYC for annual Five Boro Bike TourAvenue between Franklin Street and West 59th Street West 59th Street between 6
Thousands of cyclists brave the rain in NYC for annual Five Boro Bike Tour
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
Avenue between Franklin Street and West 59th Street West 59th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue / Alternate Route Grand Army Plaza between West 59th Street and East Drive (inside Central Park)/Alternate Route East Drive between Grand Army... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Remembering Josiah Frenchdiscovered French in the old 'Civil War Soldiers of Riverside' book and from th
Remembering Josiah French
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 5 days ago
discovered French in the old 'Civil War Soldiers of Riverside' book and from that, we discovered he was buried in the GAR (Grand Army of the Republic) plot by members of the GAR veterans club of Marshalltown," McCann said. "It is a remarkable story... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Park Slope senior residents face eviction as two-year court battle with landlord continues91, just loves the eighth floor views from her assisted living facility, Prospe
Park Slope senior residents face eviction as two-year court battle with landlord continues
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 7 days ago
91, just loves the eighth floor views from her assisted living facility, Prospect Park Residence, overlooking the park and Grand Army Plaza. Mrs. Singer and the other four holdouts are locked in a two-year legal battle with the building's owner... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
New art installation asks visitors to tell the truthGeneral Assembly session. After it leaves Columbus on Sunday, Sylvester said,
New art installation asks visitors to tell the truth
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
General Assembly session. After it leaves Columbus on Sunday, Sylvester said, it will return to New York for a showing at Grand Army Plaza. The artists hope to raise $75,000 through a Kickstarter campaign for a 50-state summer tour, with its... Read more
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York Daily Record
Delta residents organized Sons of Veterans camp after the warconsists of direct descendants of Union soldiers who served in the Civil War. I
Delta residents organized Sons of Veterans camp after the war
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
consists of direct descendants of Union soldiers who served in the Civil War. It is the legal successor to the old Grand Army of the Republic, the national organization for veterans of the Civil War. The Sons organization was founded in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Takeover tickets go on sale Friday at noonFree Press takes over Republic on May 17 First up on May 17 is Republic. Set i
Takeover tickets go on sale Friday at noon
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
Free Press takes over Republic on May 17 First up on May 17 is Republic. Set in the historic, castle-like Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) Building at Grand River and Cass in Detroit, Republic has built a following for its... Read more
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New York Post
America’s first supermodel is shunned by our cultural elitelargest statue of a woman in the city save for the Statue of Liberty. As the g
America’s first supermodel is shunned by our cultural elite
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
largest statue of a woman in the city save for the Statue of Liberty. As the goddess Pomona, Munson stands at Manhattan’s Grand Army Plaza. As “Columbia Triumphant,” she’s atop the memorial to the USS Maine. She’s “Alma Mater” in Columbia... Read more
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New York Post
5 NYC workout classes that are totally freeBody Circuit Cardio, pushups and planks compose this full-body boot camp. Tuesd
5 NYC workout classes that are totally free
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
Body Circuit Cardio, pushups and planks compose this full-body boot camp. Tuesdays at 6:30 a.m. at the arch at Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn; therisenyc.comKickboxing Channel your inner fighter at this 90-minute class that incorporates... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsWar Lt. Ezra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, 11:30 a.m., Nay A
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
War Lt. Ezra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, 11:30 a.m., Nay Aug Park, 500 Arthur Ave. 570-606-1014. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house and “Wandering Widows” exhibit, noon to 3 p.m., Scranton City Hall,... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
New Holland launches special beer for Grand Rapids Football Clubbeer culture that we have. So it was thrilling to have New Holland come on boar
New Holland launches special beer for Grand Rapids Football Club
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
beer culture that we have. So it was thrilling to have New Holland come on board.” Said Eric Albertson, the VP of the Grand Army. And while the game of soccer continues to grow and expand, fans in West Michigan can now watch the boys in blue... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsEzra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Nay
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Ezra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Nay Aug Park, 500 Arthur Ave. 570-606-1014. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house and “Wandering Widows” exhibit, Saturday, noon to 3 p.m., Scranton... Read more
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CambridgeChronicle.com
Hens in Heels: Weekend full of Henry County shopping funwalk. And while you're there, check out the local microbreweries and the many f
Hens in Heels: Weekend full of Henry County shopping fun
CambridgeChronicle.com / Posted 14 days ago
walk. And while you're there, check out the local microbreweries and the many favorite dining choices.Travel east down the Grand Army of Republic Highway – the longest continuous and second largest highway in the United States – now known as U.S.... Read more
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MLive.com
Limited-edition New Holland brew celebrates soccer seasontapping at the pub, 66 E. Eighth St., prior to an exhibition against Hope Colle
Limited-edition New Holland brew celebrates soccer season
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
tapping at the pub, 66 E. Eighth St., prior to an exhibition against Hope College. The event calls for supporters and The Grand Army fan club to gather at New Holland and then march to the match at Van Andel Field for the 7 p.m. kickoff. The... Read more
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Wilson County News
Davy Crockett lunchboxan encampment in Indiana in about 1890. What was the GAR, and is my badge valua
Davy Crockett lunchbox
Wilson County News / Posted 15 days ago
an encampment in Indiana in about 1890. What was the GAR, and is my badge valuable? -- Bill, Shreveport, Louisiana A: The Grand Army of the Republic was formed immediately following the Civil War “to provide aid and assistance to the widows and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsEzra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Nay
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Ezra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Nay Aug Park, 500 Arthur Ave. 570-606-1014. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Saturday, noon to 3 p.m., Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings amd eventsEzra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Nay
Your guide to area meetings amd events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Ezra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Nay Aug Park, 500 Arthur Ave. 570-606-1014. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, Saturday, noon to 3 p.m., Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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heraldscotland
The Battle of New Yorkthat have been hit hard by globalisation. On a bitter, unseasonally cold morni
The Battle of New York
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
that have been hit hard by globalisation. On a bitter, unseasonally cold morning, Clinton volunteers gathered at the Grand Army Plaza farmers market in Brooklyn, to hand out badges and sign people up to the mailing list. “We’ve come across... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsEzra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, April 23, 11:30 a.m., Nay
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
Ezra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, April 23, 11:30 a.m., Nay Aug Park, 500 Arthur Ave. 570-606-1014. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, April 23, noon to 3 p.m., Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, April 13, 2016of Helen Cordelli of Peckville, April 21, noon-5 p.m., Sacred Heart of Jesus Ha
Community Events Listings, April 13, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
of Helen Cordelli of Peckville, April 21, noon-5 p.m., Sacred Heart of Jesus Hall, Willow Street, Peckville. Open house: Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum open house, April 23, noon-3 p.m., Scranton City Hall, ADA entrance on Mulberry... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsEzra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, April 23, 11:30 a.m., Nay
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Ezra S. Griffin Camp 8:Abraham Lincoln wreath laying, April 23, 11:30 a.m., Nay Aug Park, 500 Arthur Ave. 570-606-1014. Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum:open house, April 23, noon to 3 p.m., Scranton City Hall, Mulberry Street... Read more
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examiner.com
Jungo Bootcamp trains 36 participants for freea bunch of unwanted blubber before the summer. The campaign began on the 20th
Jungo Bootcamp trains 36 participants for free
examiner.com / Posted 23 days ago
a bunch of unwanted blubber before the summer. The campaign began on the 20th of March, inside of Prospect Park, near the Grand Army entrance, where passersby have been witnessing Cisse lead his group of optimistic participants through some... Read more
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TribLIVE
Guest speakers to offer Civil War insights at Carnegie program1 p.m. in library — tickets to the tea must be purchased in advance by calling
Guest speakers to offer Civil War insights at Carnegie program
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
1 p.m. in library — tickets to the tea must be purchased in advance by calling 412-276-3456, ext. 9; Anthony Waskie, “The Grand Army of the Republic,” 2:30 p.m. in music hall; The Early Mays music concert, 5 p.m. in music hall. The Civil War will... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Best New Restaurant No. 5: RepublicSet in the historic, castle-like Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) Building a
Best New Restaurant No. 5: Republic
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
Set in the historic, castle-like Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) Building at Grand River and Cass in Detroit, Republic has built a following for its hospitable and well-stocked bar, its atmospheric dining room and a rustic menu filled with... Read more
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York Daily Record
Civil War artifacts up for auctionartifacts will be up for sale at Wehrly’s Auction in Codorus Township on April
Civil War artifacts up for auction
York Daily Record / Posted a month ago
artifacts will be up for sale at Wehrly’s Auction in Codorus Township on April 19. The collection includes more than 100 Grand Army of the Republic and Son’s of Union Veterans medals, dating from the 1890s through the 1940s according to... Read more
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York Daily Record
Battle Flag for York African American Civil War SoldiersThis case at the Grand Army of the Republic Museum and Library, in Philadelphia
Battle Flag for York African American Civil War Soldiers
York Daily Record / Posted a month ago
This case at the Grand Army of the Republic Museum and Library, in Philadelphia, contains what remains of the original battle flag of the 127th Regiment, United States Colored Troops. Four African American Civil War veterans, with York, Pennsylvania... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
A bold vision for Bull Mansion: New restaurateurs envision farm-fresh food, craft beers - and lettuce on the roofsmoking water pipes. Victoria Mariano, founder of two hookah lounges in the ci
A bold vision for Bull Mansion: New restaurateurs envision farm-fresh food, craft beers - and lettuce on the roof
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
smoking water pipes. Victoria Mariano, founder of two hookah lounges in the city, has a different vision for the historic Grand Army of the Republic Hall, also known as Bull Mansion, at 55 Pearl St.: a farm-to-table restaurant with a steampunk... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
A bold vision for Bull Mansion: New restaurateurs envision farm-fresh food, craft beers - and lettuce on the roofbe smoking water pipes.Victoria Mariano, founder of two hookah lounges in the c
A bold vision for Bull Mansion: New restaurateurs envision farm-fresh food, craft beers - and lettuce on the roof
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
be smoking water pipes.Victoria Mariano, founder of two hookah lounges in the city, has a different vision for the historic Grand Army of the Republic Hall, also known as Bull Mansion, at 55 Pearl St.: a farm-to-table restaurant with a steampunk... Read more
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York Daily Record
DC Cherry Blossoms and Civil War GravesEdward Lawson (1844-1929) Joseph Edward Lawson was one of the eleven charter m
DC Cherry Blossoms and Civil War Graves
York Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
Edward Lawson (1844-1929) Joseph Edward Lawson was one of the eleven charter members of the David E. Small Post, No. 369, Grand Army of the Republic. This African American G.A.R. post was established in York, Pennsylvania on August 23, 1883. On... Read more

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