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This 1889 celebration in downtown Spokane welcomed members of the Grand Army of the Republic, a group of Civil War veterans. The group, founded in Illinois in 1866, met to strengthen friendships forged during the war as well as to support the veterans politically and financially through relief work and supporting pension legislation.

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