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Huge crowds attend Sacco-Vanzetti funeral

Huge crowds attend Sacco-Vanzetti funeral

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Title:
Huge crowds attend Sacco-Vanzetti funeral
Description:
Boston... Above photo shows two hearses bearing the bodies of Sacco and Vanzetti at the funeral procession swung into Scollay Square, from Hanover Street.
Photographer:
International Newsreel Corporation
Name on Item:
Photo by "International Newsreel"
Date:
[August 28, 1927]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Photographic prints
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS 2030 Box 65, Folder 8: Funeral Procession - Scollay Square and Tremont Street, 27-28 Aug 1928 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Aldino Felicani Sacco-Vanzetti Collection, 1915-1977
Series:
Series 9: 9: Audio-Visual, Memorabilia, Photographs and Posters, n.d., 1920-1959, 2006 Sub-series 2: Audio-Visual, Memorabilia and Photographs, n.d., 1920 - 1962
Subjects:
Funeral processions
Crowds
Hearses
Sacco-Vanzetti Trial, Dedham, Mass., 1921
Anarchists
Radicalism--United States--History--20th century
Sacco, Nicola, 1891-1927
Vanzetti, Bartolomeo, 1888-1927
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Scollay Square
Extent:
1 photograph : print ; sheet 21 x 26 cm
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License (CC BY-NC-ND).
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Notes (acquisition):
The Aldino Felicani Sacco-Vanzetti Defense Committee Records were donated to the Boston Public Library by Aneto and Arthur Felicani, March 1979.
Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title from item or from supporting materials.
Stamped on item verso: Warning!! This photograph is supplied by International Newsreel Corp., 1-5 Winthrop Sq., Boston and when published must carry proper credit line. Syndicating prohibited. Not to be used for advertising purposes without written permission.
Call #:
MS 2030 Box 65 F8 (a)