Legion parading before half million spectators, American Legion Convention, Kansas City, Mo.

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Photograph showing 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. This vantage point faces north on the east side of Grand Avenue (now Grand Boulevard) between 17th Street and 18th Street.

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November 1st 1921
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1700 Grand Boulevard
Kansas City, MO
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Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Library of Congress. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Library of Congress.
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3a45969u
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