Grand Army of the Republic Building (Scranton, Pennsylvania)
2nd Lieutenant Ezra Griffin, whom the post located in the building is named after. This photo is believed to have been taken around 1863.
The GAR building as seen shortly after it was purchased by the Grand Army of the Republic in 1901.
The GAR building as it looks today. Angle of this photo is roughly from the same angle as the early 1900 photo posted above.
A copy of the list of hotels in Scranton that provided rooms for the 1911 National Grand Army Encampment.
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