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Flag Raising Ceremony



Flag Raising Ceremony
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Title: Flag Raising Ceremony
Description: Elevated view of crowd at flag raising ceremony at Western Avenue. A group of people are standing on a stage or platform decorated with flags, and a large crowd, many with miniature flags, gathered in the foreground. In the background is a brick building and locomotives on railroad tracks.

Image ID: 104636
Creation
Date:
1917 
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: Chicago, Illinois
Collection
Name:
Album 36 (Railroads --Chicago, Milwaukee, & St. Paul)
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
Ex coll. Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway, 1963.

Chicago, Ill.(?)

Subjects: Cities and towns
Hats
Locomotives
Railroad cars
Railroad tracks
Crowds
Outdoor photography
Flags
Dresses
Rites and ceremonies
Suits (Clothing)
Stages (Platforms)
Streets
Coats
 

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