Author: 2nd session : 1876-1877) United States. Congress (44th
Title: Memorial addresses on the life and character of Allen T. Caperton, (a senator from West Virginia), delivered in the Senate and House of representatives, December 21 and 22, 1876 (Volume 1)
Publisher: Washington, Govt. print. off.
Contributor: The Library of Congress
Size: 46 kb
Decoration Day (the predecessor of the modern "Memorial Day") observed in the United States for the first time (By "Commander-in-chief of the Grand Army of the Republic" John A. Logan's proclaimation on May 5).,