Fur, Feathers and Fidelity: Military Mascots

The Wisconsin Veterans Museum’s Marching Across the State, Fur, Feathers and Fidelity: Military Mascots exhibit features Mascots and their important service in the military. Whether a lion, a monkey, or a dog, military mascots are a source of pride and morale for troops. This exhibit, in a pop-up banner format suitable for most venues, presents a variety of mascots dating back to the Civil War, shining a light on the human side of military service and engaging animal lovers of all ages.

The Wisconsin Veterans Museum’s traveling exhibit program features unique exhibits that bring the photographs, artwork, stories, and sacrifices of Wisconsin’s veterans to life. The program includes a variety of offerings suitable for diverse venues.

This exhibit is an indoor, easy-to-assemble pop-up banner format, appropriate for a variety of venues. There is no cost, except for shipping of exhibit.

Marching Across the State is funded in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Humanities Council, with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

For more information or to inquire about exhibit availability call (608) 261-0541 or email TravelingExhibits@dva.wisconsin.gov

  • February 15, 2017 - July 13, 2019