Illuminations on Penn. Ave. Wash'n. for inauguration (LOC)

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Illuminations on Penn. Ave. Wash'n. for inauguration

1913 March 3.

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Photo shows night view of Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., decorated with electric lights for the first inauguration of President Woodrow Wilson. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).


Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 2504-1


Owner: The Library of Congress
Source: Flickr Commons
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    • 04/Dec/2008 03:29:58

    This picture is representative of the day to come when President Woodrow Wilson makes his inauguration speech. This is a sign of peace for America.