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Unless otherwise noted, the contents of this website, including all text and images, are the property of The Society of the Cincinnati, a District of Columbia corporation. Classroom and personal research use is encouraged, with the appropriate credit to the Society. For information on permission to use images from the Society's collections, go to the Request an Image page of this site or e-mail .

Trademark Information

The Society of the Cincinnati and the line drawing of its Eagle insignia are registered trademarks and therefore protected by law from unauthorized use. The Eagle line drawing may not be used in a publication, commercial product, or other printed or online materials without the written permission of The Society of the Cincinnati.


In collaboration with Second Thought, Inc. of New York City, who designed and developed the site, the Society launched this website on May 10, 2012. Almost all of the images on this site were taken by photographers Mark Finkenstaedt (Anderson House), Sam Hurd (events), and Gregory R. Staley (collections).