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Indiana State Museum looking for photos of vets

Posted at 2:05 PM, Sep 27, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana State Museum is looking for photos of veterans and active military personnel for a special exhibition.

The exhibition is called Heroes from the Heartland and will run from November 1 through Veterans Day on November 11.

According to a press release from the Indiana State Museum, Hoosiers are invited to submit photos of themselves, friends and family members who have served or are currently serving in any branch of the military. The photos will be printed and posted on a photo mural at the museum.

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“We hope to honor the men and women who serve the United States and the state of Indiana with tremendous courage and selflessness. Our photo mural display celebrates veterans and active duty military personnel, thanking them for all that they do to secure our safety and freedom,” Katelyn Coyne, special projects programmer said.

Photos should be submitted, via email, by October 24 to kcoyne@indianamuseum.org. 

The photos should include: name, date of service, military division, hometown and nominator’s name.

Photos should be between 150 and 300 dpi. 

Those who submit photos are also asked to include special stories about the veterans, if possible. 

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