Old Sauk Trail Pageant, Illinois c1923

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Old Sauk Trail Pageant, Richton Park, Illinois circa 1923. The pageant/event was an attempt in the go-go 1920's to develop interest in the area. Something like a historical recreation, it never caught on, perhaps because of the Great Depression. Indians, probably Sauk or Fox, were shipped in for the event, perhaps from the reservation in Iowa.
at Event location - Sauk Trail, Richton Park, Cook County, Illinois United States of America


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