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Military History | United States History
MS-147: Martha McClellan Brown
The photograph shows the annual cadet military encampment of Miami Military Institute, 1903. The photo depicts "company street", two rows of tents facing each other, with cadets in dress uniform standing at attention in front of the tents. The majority of the cadets are holding rifles, two are holding bugles, and one in the background is holding a drum. Annual encampments were referred to as "Camp MMI". At the center of the photo seated female and male civilian spectators can be seen at a distance. Orvon Graff Brown, founder and president of MMI, is standing at attention in the center of the photo. This photograph is from an album in the Martha McClellan Brown Collection.
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ms147_17_3a_02; Brown; Martha McClellan; 1838-1916; Brown; Orvon G.; 1863-1934; Cadets; Flags--United States; Glawe Awning and Tent Company; Miami Military Institute (Germantown; Ohio); Military camps; Military education; Military uniforms; Musical instruments; Military weapons; Photograph albums; Spectators; Tents