Grand Army of the Republic Hall, Lichfield

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Grand Army of the Republic Hall, Lichfield

By: Joe Hoover | June 28, 2011
The building was built in 1885 for the U.S. Civil War Veterans of the Frank Daggett GAR Post No. 35 in Litchfield and has been preserved in its original condition as nearly as possible. Grand Army of the Republic Halls were once as ubiquitous as VFWs or American Legions and now very few intact halls are left in the nation. Jim Milan, Director of the Meeker County Historical Society gives a tour of the hall. Filmed with an iPhone 4, the sound was recorded directly through the camera's internal microphone.