Reviewing Stand, American Legion Parade, Kansas City, Mo.

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Description

Postcard showing the reviewing stand in front of The Kansas City Star building for the American Legion Parade in Kansas City, Missouri. This parade, along with the Liberty Memorial dedication, took place over three days in late 1921: October 30, 31 and November 1st. Gen. Jacques of Belgium, Gen. Armando Diaz of Italy, Vice President Calvin Coolidge, Marshal Ferdinand Foch of France, Gen. John J. Pershing and Adm. David Beatty of Great Britain are present at the reviewing stand. This vantage point faces northeast from the intersection of 18th Street and Grand Avenue (now Grand Boulevard).

Genre
Date Created
1921-11-01
Modern Location
1729 Grand Boulevard
Kansas City, MO
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Collection Title, Call or Box Number
Box 14, Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection (SC58)
Rights Statement

Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from Missouri Valley Special Collections. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to Missouri Valley Special Collections.

Digital Object Identifier
MVSC-SC58-1803