Catalog Id: 1998.8.71
Color, close oblique angle photographic image ot the City of Tacoma float in the Daffodil Festival Parade on Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, Pierce County, WA, ca. 1965. Sign on the float: Lindy's Magnificient Moment 1927. Four women, wearing clear plastic raincoats, holding clear plastic umbrellas, sit on the float. A model of the Statue of Liberty is on the back of the flat. A model airplane, with sign: Spirit of St. Louis, is on the middle of the float. A sparse crowd of men women and children, some holding umbrellas, is on the sidewalk in the background. The street is wet. People watch the parade from upper story windows in the background. Business signs in background, from left to right: Bank of California; Crown Drugs; Cameras; Horluck's Ice Creams; Cigars; United Mutual Savings Bank. Two men in the basket of a crane are visible above the street in image right.
Catalog Id: 2016.24.182
Commemorative pin from Daffodil Festival, 1990. Oval shaped pin is made of gold color metal with enamel and butterfly clutch and post backing. Pin has illustration of yellow daffodil with green fields and Mount Rainier. Around perimeter is: 1990 DAFFODIL FESTIVAL/ PUGET SOUND ON PARADE Stamped on reverse: TAIWAN
Catalog Id: 1998.8.32
Long purple cape with very wide (6 1/2") fan shaped collar. Collar has been stiffened to enable it to stand up. No fasteners. Gathered at shouder line. Hem has been turned up 4" and sewn by hand.
Original data states that the cape was possibly worn by Cindy Kovalenko, Sumner, WA, Daffodil Festival Queen in 1981. Upon display at the 2012 Daffodil Festival luncheon, it was thought the cape was from an earlier time, during the 1950s.