Oshkosh Patriotic Parade

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Record 602/678
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Collection Daily Northwestern
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of the Oshkosh Patriotic Parade on South Main Street in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, during World War One.
Year Range from 1917
Event World War I
Year range to 1918
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Outdoor view of an Oshkosh Patriotic Parade on South Main St. in Oshkosh, Wisconsin during World War One. The picture shows the east side of South Main Street looking south across Tenth Avenue. The Wheeler House Hotel is at left on the NE corner of South Main and Tenth and the Badger Hall (Also known as the Southside Turner Hall) is on the other side of Tenth. A group of men wearing armbands is passing. The armbands indicate that these men have been drafted into military service and are on their way to the railroad station.
Object ID P1930.2.43
Object Name Postcard, Photographic
Place Oshkosh, WI
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Subjects World War I
Parades & processions
Group Photographs
South Main Street
Tenth Avenue
Recruiting & enlistment
Turner Halls
Wheeler House Hotel
Title Oshkosh Patriotic Parade
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