Indiana State Soldiers' Home

100 Years Ago
Main Dining-room and Widow's Home

 


Source of information and photographs: 1901: Indiana State Soldiers' Home, Lafayette

 


This building contains, besides the main dining-room, the general kitchen, the bakery and the storeroom for the daily supplies.  The dining-room has a seating capacity of four hundred and twenty.  The upper floor has twenty-three living rooms, a small dining-room, large halls, bathrooms and closets, and is used at present as a woman's hospital, owing to the crowded condition of the main hospital.

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