Panorama, Union Square, San Francisco
Panorama of Union Square, San Francisco
This film shows the crowd gathered in San Francisco for the dedication of the Dewey Monument in Union Square, on Thursday, May 14, 1903, from 9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. The Monument, which is still in place, commemorates the victory of Admiral George Dewey and the American fleet over Spanish forces at Manila Bay, the Philippines, on May 1, 1898, during the Spanish-American War....
Miles, Herbert J. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)