National Soldier's Home. Eastern Branch, near Augusta, Me. 1872.

Collection: Osher Map Library Sheet Map Collection

Description: National Soldier's Home. Eastern Branch, near Augusta, Me. 1872.

Bar Code: 53458

Creator: Bachelder, John B. (John Badger), 1825-1894

Publisher: Endicott & Co.

Publishing Location: New York

Region Depicted: Augusta (Me.)

Date Produced: 01/01/1970

Date Published: 1872

Language: English

Subjects: Soldiers · Augusta (Me.) · Maine--Maps

Source Referenced: 40 x 67 cm on board 48 x 70 cm

Map Type: Historical , Views

Brief Description: Birds eye view of the soldier's home. The National Asylum for the Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, now known as Togus began operations on October 6, 1866. The view shows veterans in various activities such as farming.