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American Legion Convention New Orleans 1922  

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Official Program, American Legion National Convention at New Orleans, Oct. 16-20


[New Orleans]

A.W. Hyatt



52 pp. Illustrations from photographs. 23x15.5 cm (9x6¼") pictorial wrappers. 

Scarce program for the 1922 convention of the four year old American Legion, founded in 1919. Laid in is a folding map, 41.5x57.5 cm (16¼x22¾"), of the "Business Section of City of New Orleans," a few of the locations have been highlighted in colored pencil. Also laid in, is an original photograph of the band and members of the Garrett Cochran Post No. 1 from Williamsport, PA, atop and surrounding a locomotive. OCLC locates only one copy of this program, at Tulane University, but with no mention of the map, and no separate copies of the map are located.

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A touch of soiling; near fine.

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