Chicago's South Side Irish Parade

Kennedy, Bridget Houlihan

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  • Creator Bridget Houlihan Kennedy
  • Format Books
  • Publication Charleston, S.C. : Arcadia Publishing, 2010.
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 127 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780738577227, 0738577227
  • OCLC ocn464595717

Summary

  • Uses vintage photographs to present a visual history of Chicago's South Side Irish Parade, one of the largest neighborhood-based St. Patrick's Day parades outside of Dubln.

Contents

  • Bring back St. Pat -- Marching down Western Avenue -- Grand marshalls and special honorees -- The Marchin' of the bands -- Floats, costumes, and dancers -- St. Patrick and Leprechauns -- Engagements -- Irish clans and parishes -- Politicians in the back -- End of an era
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