World War II parade

6,000 Chinese-American's parade through the Loop in protest against the Japanese invasion of their homeland. A highlight of the parade was a huge flag that spectators tossed hundreds of coins into to assist the war refugees.

( Chicago Tribune historical photo / June 2, 1938 )

6,000 Chinese-American's parade through the Loop in protest against the Japanese invasion of their homeland. A highlight of the parade was a huge flag that spectators tossed hundreds of coins into to assist the war refugees.

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