Item: Wartime parade on Broad Street

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Record Number: 10695
Box Number: 1
Folder Number: Misc Parades - Philadelphia
Creator: Philadelphia War Photograph Committee
Date of View: circa 1917
View Format: Photograph
Inscription text: Home defense passing in parade
Inscription location: On verso
Image description: Photograph of a home defense organization marching in a parade on Broad Street during World War I. Reviewing stand, Adelphi and Lyric Theatres, and flags of various Allied (or Entente) Powers visible in the photograph. Photograph from the Philadelphia War Photograph Committee collection documenting World War I participation on the Philadelphia home front.