Lindley Garrison (LOC)

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Lindley Garrison

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photo shows Lindley Miller Garrison (1864-1932), who was Secretary of War between 1913 and 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 2506-9


Owner: The Library of Congress
Source: Flickr Commons
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    Philou Philou

    • 27/Jun/2008 17:21:18

    Excellent portrait ; Quality *** after 90 years !

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    • 27/Jun/2008 17:24:11

    Lindley Garrison was the Secretary of War (1913-1916) under Woodrow Wilson. (CoryQ)

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    Dill Pixels (THE ORIGINAL)

    • 27/Jun/2008 17:51:15

    An aptly-named fellow, it would seem.

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    • 27/Jun/2008 19:40:42

    [email protected] Pixel's take on the Garrison name. Perhaps Microsoft should have been making "Gates" instead of "windows".

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    • 27/Jun/2008 19:42:46

    So glad to get a history lesson and enjoy it lol !!!

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    Harry Angstrom

    • 27/Jun/2008 22:52:40

    Atty from New Jersey, seems like he did not get along too well with President Wilson.

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    • 28/Jun/2008 16:19:05

    I wonder what he's looking at.

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    DTA Photography (VL)

    • 03/Jul/2008 18:36:57

    A bit of a Cheney grin with the arched eyebrows there. Perhaps that's the official look of this cabinet position.

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    The Library of Congress

    • 26/Aug/2009 16:18:13

    Thanks for the information about Garrison. We will add it to the description.

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    In Memoriam: Wystan

    • 11/Oct/2009 14:49:57

    Taken at the White House on March 8, 1913, Garrison's fourth day on the job. Here are seven photos of Lindley Garrison (and one of his wife) in the Bain/LOC files: Garrison&[email protected]