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Taken: Circa 1907
Caption: Soldier's Home, Richmond, Va.
Additional Description: This postcard view pictures the campís original entrance, which faced Grove Avenue. Carriages—and later automobiles—entered and proceeded north around a large oval drive to access the various buildings, including Robinson House (then called Fleming Hall) at the opposite end. Photo: Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, Virginia Commonwealth University - "Rarely Seen Richmond: Early twentieth century Richmond as seen through vintage postcards"
Submitted: April 19, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p150686
File Size: 0.110 Megabytes
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