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Old Soldier's Home photograph collection

Identifier: 70-163

Content Description

Six photographs taken at the 1965 Christmas celebration at the Old Soldier's Home.

Acquisition Type



Donated by the Veteran's Affairs Commission

Restrictions Apply



  • 1965-12


6 photoprints and negatives.


.1 Santa Clause in Old Soldier's Home .2 Men setting a drinking coffee and eating, with people serving in background .3 Speakers on grounds of Old Soldier's Home. Photographer standing on chair to snap picture .4 Two men holding a cake which has "Merry Christmas". Clock on wall says, 8 o'clock, men in background .5 Men sitting in rows holding cards. looks like the winner is being congratulated. Wreaths hanging on walls around room .6 Items on display on a table. "Capital Lumber Co. - Boise's Pioneer Yard" calendar on far wall, "December 1965" showing; picture of George Washington above calendar; clock on far wall reads 6:55; women and men in photo