Original Caption: Funeral of Major J.P. Mitchel, New York City. As the body was being carried into the St. Patrick’s cathedral, aviators dropped roses into the street. Some of the flowers may be seen near Major Mitchel’s black charger, behind the coffin. Date: 7/11/1918 Photo by: U.S. School of Cinematography. Local Identifier: 111-SC-15470.

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