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Military parade of soldiers, Lynn, Mass., May 1919

PC001.02.01.USMA.1640.0040.002 (RS81228)

Description

A regiment of soldiers follow two officers on horseback in a military parade in Lynn, Massachusetts. These soldiers are commemorating the end of World War I 1914-1918 and the loss of fellow soldiers. The regiment is surrounded by commercial buildings as they procede down the street and spectators watch from the sidewalks.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1919
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 7 1/2 x 10 inches
Inscriptions
Taken by akadu ; B.S. on 2nd from front (handwritten)
[Parade of soldiers?]
Dimensions
8x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
174647
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.1640.0040.002

Record details

Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
flags
government
parades
soldiers
spectators (event observers)
streets
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Bunting (Cloth)
Crowds
Horses
Places
Lynn (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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