American Legion Parade passing reviewing stand, Kansas City, Mo., Nov. 1, 1921


Photograph 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 east from just north of the intersection of 18th Street and Grand Avenue (now Grand Boulevard).

November 1st 1921
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1729 Grand Boulevard
Kansas City, MO
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39.09196, -94.58146
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Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.