Image ID
ICHi-069828
Headline
State Street scene during Victory in Europe Day
Date Depicted
May 8, 1945
Creator
Henderson, Betty
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-069828; Betty Henderson, photographer
Storage Location
MVF: Events - Wars - World War, 1939-1945 - Victory celebrations - Illinois - Chicago
Acquisition Source
Gift of Betty Henderson
Max Pixels - Height
6109
Max Pixels - Width
4973
KEYWORDS
architecture
buildings
Chicago (Ill.)
pedestrians
people
State Street
street scenes
V-E Day
VE Day
Victory in Europe Day
Walgreen Drugs
World War, 1939-1945
flags
patriotism
Chicago Theatre
celebrations
Marshall Field and Company
clocks
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photographic prints
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ICHi-69828
state street scene during victory in europe day

Street scene on State Street near Washington Street during Victory in Europe Day, Chicago, Illinois, May 8, 1945. Signs hung across State Street read: On To Tokio! and Buy War Bonds.

Street scene on State Street near Washington Street during Victory in Europe Day, Chicago, Illinois, May 8, 1945. Signs hung across State Street read: On To Tokio! and Buy War Bonds.