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Edward Foote Waite, 1918. Photograph by the Lee Brothers.
Edward Foote Waite, c.1890. Photograph by Dennis B. Nye.
Edward Foote Waite, c.1945.
Edward Foote Waite on snowshoes, c.1945.
Effigy of Charles A. Lindbergh hanging in Stanton, c.1918.
Egekvist Bakeries sale poster/flyer c.1928–1930.
Egekvist Bakery truck in Minneapolis, 1921.
The regiment's battle flag consists of one layer of silk with the federal seal painted in the center. Remnants of gold fringe are attached to the top and bottom of the flag. The Eighth received its flag in Paynesville, Minnesota, in May of 1864.
This snare drum was presented to Company F musician Henry H. Velie by the members of the company.
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