Canteens and Horseshoes: Relics of the Grand Army of the Republic by Douglas W R
G.A.R. Convention Souvenirs
Well researched information on national convention souvenirs -- both official and unofficial -- of the Grand Army of the Republic's annual gatherings.
Membership and National Encampment Badges of the Grand Army of the Republic 1866
Very helpful book for identifying G.A.R. badges, because in the era of the Grand Army's national conventions, many fast-buck vendors made and sold "souvenirs" which are being sold today but which have no actual connection to the G.A.R. Also, this book provides some prot...Read full review
Floating Palaces of the Great Lakes : A History of Passenger Steamships on...
Enjoyed "Floating Palaces of the Great Lakes" very much. It is an area of transportation that I knew little about. I drove buses and trucks while in college and graduate school so I have always been fascinated with various modes of transportation and with the history of...Read full review