Last edited by Shaktigrel
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

4 edition of Canteen in Soldiers" Homes found in the catalog.

Canteen in Soldiers" Homes

Canteen in Soldiers" Homes

hearings before the United States House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Sundry Civil Appropriations, Fifty-Ninth Congress, second session

  • 134 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers -- Management,
  • Canteens (Establishments) -- United States

  • About the Edition

    Contains submitted material

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination154 p
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15274039M

    There are details of news stories and features from 3 dozen American women who overcame the men only club of war reporting and official restrictions on their movements to provide a female perspective of soldiers fighting and dying and the suffering of civilians forced to . Transcriber’s Notes: This e-book was created from two sources: (1) The Good Old Songs We Used to Sing—’61 to ’65 (); and (2) 19th-Century sheet music from The Civil War Songbook (Dover Publications, ) and the Civil War and Historic Sheet Music Collections of the Library of Congress (). A source list and notes for the music can be found at the end of this e-book.

    Helluva Town: The Story of New York City During World War II [Goldstein, Richard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Helluva Town: The Story of New York City During World War II/5(18). Newly Discovered Letters Bring New Insight Into the Life of a Civil War Soldier was Franklin Ellis’ book including a Federal Forage Cap worn by Union soldiers, a canteen, a Author: Franz Lidz.

    However, Sunday evening “at homes” for officers and their wives were held at the Society of Four Arts, and the Everglades Club entertained officers and enlisted men on alternating Monday evenings. Volunteers for Victory converted a grocery store into a soldiers’ canteen at South County Road, Palm Beach, and operated a free bathhouse. One of the 6 million soldiers to stop by during the canteen’s 4-plus years of existence was Simon ("Sarge") Kominsky, a Philadelphia native who served his country as a naval crew chief and.


Share this book
You might also like
Cross Your Fingers, Spit in Your Hat

Cross Your Fingers, Spit in Your Hat

On the classification and geographical distribution of the M̲a̲m̲m̲a̲l̲i̲a̲

On the classification and geographical distribution of the M̲a̲m̲m̲a̲l̲i̲a̲

Midwest gem trails

Midwest gem trails

W.B. Yeats

W.B. Yeats

economy of the North East in the nineteenth century

economy of the North East in the nineteenth century

Hampton Court illustrated

Hampton Court illustrated

Kennel, show and field.

Kennel, show and field.

I licked the platter clean

I licked the platter clean

War

War

Developing effective education and awareness programmes

Developing effective education and awareness programmes

Steps in Time

Steps in Time

Mind and body: psychosomatic medicine.

Mind and body: psychosomatic medicine.

The 2000 World Market Forecasts for Imported Fresh and Dried Fruit and Nuts Excluding Oil Nuts

The 2000 World Market Forecasts for Imported Fresh and Dried Fruit and Nuts Excluding Oil Nuts

Geographic regions of Asia: South and East.

Geographic regions of Asia: South and East.

Summerville Cemetery, Augusta, Georgia

Summerville Cemetery, Augusta, Georgia

Canteen in Soldiers" Homes Download PDF EPUB FB2

Bob Greene, like his fellow Chicagoan, Studs Turkel, knows how to write about people. In "Once Upon a Town: The Miracle of the North Platte Canteen" Greene brings out the humanity of a small, almost forgotten town in the flats of the world, America was fighting in a war, and in America, men were kissing girlfriends and hugging parents by: 2.

The Civil War Canteen: thousands of men would be called upon to leave the safety of their homes and go off to war. This would be a new experience; for many of these "citizen soldiers" it would be the first time they were away from their home towns.

These new recruits would not only have to fight their fellow Americans, in many cases they /5(3). Elise Sandes ( – August ) was the founder of a welfare movement for soldiers that bears her name and still survives today.

She was an evangelical Christian and philanthropist and her concern for a young soldier in Tralee in the late s led her to set up a centre for soldiers' recreation and general welfare.

By there were thirty-one such 'soldiers' homes' all situated in the. The hardcover book includes chapters on the World War I Red Cross Canteen — the birthplace of North Platte’s ongoing “Canteen Spirit” in July — and the Canteen’s ongoing legacy.

With the outbreak of hostilities in April ofthousands of men would be called upon to leave the safety of their homes and go off to war. This would be a new experience; for many of these "citizen soldiers" it would be the first time they were away from their home towns.

These new recruits would not only have to fight their fellow Americans, in many cases they would be facing their own. Now a recent publication has brought to light the story of one family’s making a longtime commitment to provide a informal canteen in their own home.

The book “Water for Soldiers: New England Villages Answer the Call in World War I” tells of one of Shirley’s institutions created to enhance soldiers’ well-being and dispel loneliness. Apr 2, - This board contains some research for the award-winning WWII romance set at the North Platte Canteen.

#free for limited time in all #ebook formats. See 14 pins. Now a recent publication has brought to light the story of one family’s making a longtime commitment to provide a hours-a-day informal canteen in.

This book will give the reader a rare opportunity to take a glimpse into the past to see what the soldier used and some of the battlefields he fought on. This is the soft-cover second edition, (front & rear covers in color, interior black & white). - Military Comic Postcard Soldiers Drinking Beer On Canteen Duty~ With the outbreak of hostilities in April ofthousands of men would be called upon to leave the safety of their homes and go off to war.

This was a new experience; for many of these “citizen soldiers”, not only would it be the first time they were away from home, for many it was the first time they left their hometown.

These new recruits would not only have to fight their fellow. German M Helmet with complete late war white leather liner pads, size 66 - $ - SOLD. Officers Medical Belt Syringe Kit - $ - SOLD. Enlisted Medical Belt - Eagle Snaps. July dated - $ - SOLD.

German Bread Bag - dated with previous owners name identified - $85 - SOLD. French M2 Gas Mask - $, SOLD. "Night," by Elie Wiesel, is a work of Holocaust literature with a decidedly autobiographical slant.

Wiesel based the book—at least in part—on his own experiences during World War II. Though just a brief pages, the book has received considerable acclaim, and the author won the Nobel Prize in Author: Esther Lombardi.

With the outbreak of hostilities in April ofthousands of men would be called upon to leave the safety of their homes and go off to war. This would be a new experience; for many of these "citizen soldiers" it would be the first time they were away from their home towns. WW1: Men went to fight, women went to work, and the devil appeared on Gay Street In Knoxville, beating the Huns in World War I wasn't just the soldiers' duty.

Those on Author: Amy Mcrary. 1 print (poster): lithograph, color ; x 75 cm. | Poster showing a canteen entrance with soldiers below an arch; the street is strewn with rubble. Jean Rhys, CBE (/ r iː s /; born Ella Gwendolyn Rees Williams (24 August – 14 May ), was a midth-century novelist who was born and grew up in the Caribbean island of the age of 16, she was mainly resident in England, where she was sent for her education.

She is best known for her novel Wide Sargasso Sea (), written as a prequel to Charlotte Brontë's Jane e works: Good Morning, Midnight, Wide Sargasso. With the outbreak of hostilities in April ofthousands of men would be called upon to leave the safety of their homes and go off to war.

This was defnitiely a new experience; for many of. A Rose for the ANZAC Boys certainly delivered on both counts. Reading this book led to a paradigm shift in my understanding of Australian and New Zealander participation in World War 1.

All my life I have believed that those glorious young men went off to war, leaving 5+ ★s4/5. Yes sir, I manufacture lead soldiers which I sell for the modern equivalent of gold, money. I therefore believe that I am turning base metal into gold, hence alchemist.

The case continued John’s knowledge and experience was gathered together in the ’s to produce the book,the “World of Model Soldiers”, being serialised on this site.

1 print (poster): lithograph, color ; 96 x 60 cm. | Poster showing soldiers gathering at a Y.M.C.A. dugout canteen.The home of the Ohio Department of Veterans Services, containing more than pages of valuable resources and information for Ohio veterans and their families.Canteen - One of our best ways for volunteers to connect with residents is in the Canteen!

Volunteers operate a mini store offering residents snacks, coffee or great conversation. Volunteers can choose from two shifts per day: - or - The canteen is open seven days a week.