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Glasgow Photo Collection (MS349)

 Collection
Identifier: MS349
This collection contains around 100 photographs featuring Alexandria residents, events, and organizations. The photos feature early Alexandria fire departments and events such as the Smoot Lumberyard fire, as well as colonial re-enactments, the 1st Virginia Infantry, and the American Legion.

Dates

  • 1900-1970

Creator

Extent

.21 Linear Feet (1 box, 10 folders)

Biographical / Historical

William M. Glasgow, Jr. was a colonel in the Army who served in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. His father served with in WWII and also in WWI. Both Glasgows, along with Glasgows before them, were natives of Alexandria, Virginia.
Title
Glasgow Photo Collection Finding Aid
Status
completed
Author
Gregory Pierce
Date
April, 2019
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Local History and Special Collections Branch, Alexandria Library Repository

Contact:
717 Queen Street
Alexandria VA 22314 United States
703-746-1791