Image ID
ICHi-040931
Headline
Opening day ceremonies of the 1959 Pan American Games at Soldier Field
Date Depicted
August 27, 1959
Creator
Mark, Robert
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-040931; Robert Mark, photographer
Storage Location
MVF: Events - Exhibitions - Illinois - Chicago - Pan American Games - 1959
Acquisition Source
Gift of Robert Mark
Max Pixels - Height
2435
Max Pixels - Width
2995
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
Pan American Games
Soldier Field
ceremonies
crowds
opening ceremonies
performances
spectators
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opening day ceremonies of the 1959 pan american games at soldier field

Opening day ceremonies of the Pan American Games at Soldier Field, Chicago, Illinois, August 27, 1959. Participants dressed in garb representing different national groups and cultures of Chicago.

Opening day ceremonies of the Pan American Games at Soldier Field, Chicago, Illinois, August 27, 1959. Participants dressed in garb representing different national groups and cultures of Chicago.

2/27/2007