Image ID
ICHi-066334
Headline
Chicago flag
Date Created
1947
Creator Role
manufacturer
Artwork/Object Depicted
flags
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-066334
Inventory Number
CH_00036; 1947.7
Storage Location
DIA
Acquisition Source
Gift of Honorable Martin H. Kennelly
Max Pixels - Height
2406
Max Pixels - Width
3566
KEYWORDS
Chicago flag
Chicago (Ill.)
1947.7
flags
CDM
chicago flag

City of Chicago flag, Chicago, Illinois, 1947. This Chicago flag was carried around the world in the Pan American Clipper America on the first round-the-world commercial passenger flight, leaving New York, June 17, 1947 and arriving at Chicago at 11:00 a.m. June 30. Cotton flag.

City of Chicago flag, Chicago, Illinois, 1947. This Chicago flag was carried around the world in the Pan American Clipper America on the first round-the-world commercial passenger flight, leaving New York, June 17, 1947 and arriving at Chicago at 11:00 a.m. June 30. Cotton flag.