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
i066334
i66334
ICHi-66334
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.