This is History: Tomb of the Union Soldier, Bob Trendler and The WGN Orchestra, The Civil Rights Bill, 49 Years of ‘Sesame Street’

PHOTO: WGN Radio microphone form the 1920’s.

Congress forms the U.S. Marine Corps, President Harding dedicates Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, bandleader Bob Trendler takes over the WGN Orchestra in 1941, premiere of ‘Rocky & His Friends’, the US Senate passes the landmark Civil Rights Bill, the debuts of TV’s ‘Sesame Street’ and ‘Wonder Woman’.

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