WORLD WAR I
Patriotic Parade in Oshkosh

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Collection John T. Matschi
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of Patriotic Parade in Oshkosh.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1917
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Candid outdoor image taken by John T. Matschi. People are marching south on Oregon Street near the corner of 14th Avenue during a patriotic parade held in Oshkosh at the beginning of World War I. Women with Red Cross armbands can be seen and men carrying American flags. Frank F. Koplitz' Sample Room is on the north-west corner and St. Vincent's Church can be seen farther north up the street.
Object ID P1935.27.548
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Koplitz, Frank F.
Place Oshkosh, WI
Print size 3" x 4"
Subjects Oshkosh Streets
Oregon Street
Parades & processions
World War I
Homefront
American Red Cross
Fourteenth Avenue
Saloons
Churches
St. Vincent's Catholic Church
Title Patriotic Parade in Oshkosh
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