The past, colorized: Stopping by the Soldiers' Home, circa 1890s

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A gentleman in a carriage poses in front of the Vermont Soldiers' Home in this circa-1890s photograph, colorized by Tim Wager. The Soldiers' Home, created by the state legislature to care for veterans disabled in the Civil War, opened its doors in 1887; it was renamed the Vermont Veterans' Home in 1971.

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