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Military History | United States History


MS-147: Martha McClellan Brown


The photograph shows the Miami Military Institute cadets in field, performing dress parade, 1905. Two cadets are in the front, left, with bugles. Two rows of cadets with rifles follow, passing in front of faculty. Caption on the photo reads "NO. 5 A. DRESS PARADE. M.M.I. 05.". The cadets are wearing dress uniforms. The cadet standing by the faculty is Kleon Thaw Brown the youngest brother of Orvon Graff Brown. Orvon Graff Brown, founder and president of the Miami Military Institute, is the first faculty member on the far right side of the back row. The cadets are passing in review in the field that is now known as Veterans Memorial Park. The faculty are standing on Warren Street and the entrance to the Miami Military Institute is on the right side of the image. This photo is from an album in the Martha McClellan Brown Collection.

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Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

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Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries

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Photographic print


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Epson Expression 10000 XL


ms147_17_3a_26; Brown, Kleon T., 1886-1925; Brown, Martha McClellan, 1838-1916; Brown, Orvon G., 1863-1934; Cadets; Germantown; Ohio; Germantown (Ohio) -- Buildings; structures; etc.; Germantown (Ohio) -- Veterans Memorial Park; Germantown (Ohio) -- Streets; Miami Military Institute (Germantown, Ohio); Military education; Military uniforms; Military maneuvers; Military weapons; Musical instruments; Pass In Review; Photograph albums