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Independence Day, 1922, Multnomah. Oregon. 0

Independence Day, 1922.

For a time we debated over this image.  The foreign flags threw us off.  Some thought it was Independence day, and some thought it was more likely the end of World War I, or some other celebration.  We finally found a copy of the photo with “Independence Day, 1922” written...

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Independence Day

Note not only the American flags on buildings and cars, but the flags of other nations draped across Capitol Highway. We think this photo was taken in 1919 because it was with a group of other photos from 1919. It is suggested that it may be from 1918 (WWI) because...