Chicago Light Guard

Title

Chicago Light Guard

Subject

Illinois--Chicago
Militia
Military uniforms

Description

Three members of the Chicago Light Guard stand wearing their uniforms. Organized by Captain J. B. Wyman in 1854, the militia served as guardsmen while training at the old Armory Light Guard Hall.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

n.d.

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

en

Identifier

401375
Chicago, Illinois

Original Format

lithograph
color
1

Physical Dimensions

34 x 23 cm

Collection

Citation

“Chicago Light Guard,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed April 6, 2020, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/21150.