Officers of the Wayne Cadets, 1899


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Object ID#    1995.0271                

Object Name     Copy Print

Date     July, 1899


Nine men dressed in military outfits standing - not in a straight line, but an informal "posing-for-a-picture" line. A house is in back of them. Can also see telephone poles.

Typed and mounted on black construction paper inserted on reverse: "OFFICERS OF THE WAYNE CADETS, / The above photograph was made July 1899. This cadet company was / formed following the Spanish-American War, and lasted about two / seasons, after which time the enthusiasm of the members was / exhausted. / Left to right -- Drill master M.W. Orme, Capt. D.K. Finley, / Lieut. George Keller, Sergeant Frank DeHaven, Corporals Howard / Colby, Walter Mertz, William Fox, Bert Maule, Walter Pugh."