The Arch of Peace for G.A.R. encampment
Arch resting on columns, spanning Fort St. Handwritten on mat back: "G.A.R. in Detroit in 1891. The Arch of Peace, across Fort St. near Griswold Street. Designed by William Wright. Mottoes furnished by Joseph Greusel. On the west side: 'Cheerily on, courageous friends, to reap the harvest of perpetual peace!' On the east side: 'Their prowess gave us peace, undying be their fame!'" Wm. Wright Company decorators and designers in 1890 Detroit City Directory.
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- Grand Army of the Republic. National Encampment
- Albumen prints
- Photographic prints
- 1 photographic print mounted on mat board ; image 7.75 x 9.5 in.
- Burton Historical Collection
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