Yesterday: World War I recruits gather in Salisbury

Published 12:00 am Monday, May 4, 2015

The Rowan Museum recently received on loan a photograph showing World War I recruits from Rowan County gathered on the steps of the federal building (today’s Rowan County Administration Building)) at 130 W. Innes St. An exact date is not given. The photograph is part of the yearlong award-winning exhibit: “Over There, Over Here: Rowan Remembers World War I,”  which will close on May 10. The Rowan Museum is located at 202 N. Main St. It is open Friday through Sunday afternoons, 1-4 p.m. Anyone with more information on this picture, or those who would like to schedule special group tours, call the museum at 704-633-5946 or email