• Creator
  • Early American Museum
  • Created Date
  • 8-1-00
  • Description
  • Postcard of American troops parading in Paris on July 4, 1918. The color guard carrying an American flag has just made a left turn. Spectators are on the right side. This card is an American Red Cross Post Card. It was never sent. This low quality post card was distributed as part of a set by the Red Cross in 1918. The series showed American activities in World War I and was meant to increase Americans' support for U.S. troops in Europe during... more
    Postcard of American troops parading in Paris on July 4, 1918. The color guard carrying an American flag has just made a left turn. Spectators are on the right side. This card is an American Red Cross Post Card. It was never sent. This low quality post card was distributed as part of a set by the Red Cross in 1918. The series showed American activities in World War I and was meant to increase Americans' support for U.S. troops in Europe during and after World War I. This postcard shows how American holidays were celebrated overseas. Celebrations and Festivals; World War I. 16 History. less
  • Format
  • 93.10.114.jpg