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    [Swiss Float in July 4, 1913 Parade, Tacoma]
    Creation Date: Jul. 4, 1913
    Catalog ID: 2012.0.340
    Call Number: 2012.0.340
    Black and white photographic image of the Swiss float in the July 4, 1913 on a Tacoma, Pierce County, WA street. The float, pulled by 3 teams of decorated horses, has 3 levels. Eight girls wearing sashes across their chests with light colored, Swiss style crosses and illegible writing, are visible on the lowest level. Seven girls wearing sashes with state names on them sit on the next level. Two women with long robes, and one probably dressed as Lady Liberty, sit on the highest level at the back of the float under a canopy with the word Liberty on top. Flowers and bunting arranged in designs decorate the sides of the float. Two liberty bells are partially visible on the float. Three riders sit on the team horses, and a costumed rider is mounted on a horse at the side of teams. A Swiss style cross is on the side of one of the team horses. Billboards are behind the float. Advertisements include: Auto Races; Wrigley's Spearmint; Pastor Russell, Free Bible Lecture, Tacoma Theatre; Seattle the Convention City, National Conference Charites and ___; Koveralls.
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    [Bouska and Son Hardward float, 4th of July, Bridgeport, WA]
    Creation Date: 1910
    Catalog ID: 2000.176.19
    Call Number: 2000.176.19
    Scene of a horse drawn wagon decorated as a float with bunting and American flags for an Independnce Day parade at Bridgeport, Wa. A man and woman are visible on the float. "Bouska and Son Hardware" is a sign on its side. Other floats are partially visible in the background.
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    [Feed store float, 4th of July, Bridgeport, WA]
    Creation Date: 1910
    Catalog ID: 2000.176.29
    Call Number: 2000.176.29
    A horse drawn wagon decorated with bunting for an Independence Day parade in Bridgeport, Wa. Several women holding American flags are seated in the open sided covered wagon, with a man driving the horses.
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    [Territorial Centennial Parade]
    Creation Date: 1953
    Catalog ID: C2014.2.100
    Photograph of a parade float in the Washington Territorial Centennial parade, Olympia, WA, Thurston County, in 1953, sponsored by the State Capital Historical Association of Olympia. The float features a large model of the Territorial Capital building. In front of it is a man mounted atop a penny-farthing bicycle, a woman dressed in old-fashioned clothing sitting next to a barrel, another woman sitting with a spinning wheel. The float is draped with greens. Two signs are on the side of the float, one reading State Capital Historical Association of Olympia Wash. and the other The Pioneers of WA. A very large crowd of spectators is to the rear of the float. Behind them is the Governor Hotel on Capitol Way. Spectators are at most of the windows.
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    [Float no. 13, Daffodil Parade, Tacoma, ca. 1970]
    Creation Date: ca. 1970
    Catalog ID: 1998.8.68
    Call Number: PHOTO-A/1998.8.68
    Color oblique angle, slightly elevated photographic image of float no. 13, a two part float, in the Daffodil Festival Parade, on Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, Pierce County, WA, ca. 1970. The first section, in image right, holds a woman, probably wearing a gold fabric dress, seated in an open daffodil. The second, larger section of the float, in image left, holds 5 standing women in similar dress, and a seated woman wearing a dark robe. Crowds of men, women, and children line both sides of the street. Two groups of 2 men, possibly members of a fraternal organization, wearing red and white costumes, stand in front of the crowd in the background. A woman taking a photograph of the float stands in the street in image left. Two men are visible in the basket of a basket crane, below image upper edge. Two passenger buses are parked on a cross street in image right background, by the United Mutual Savings Bank. Crown Drugs is among the businesses in image left background.
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    [Shelton parade #1]
    Creation Date: May 28,1966
    Catalog ID: C1986.43.66.5.28.4
    12 photographic negatives of the Shelton, WA, Mason County Forest Festival parade. Photographs ran May 29.
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    [Shelton parade #1]
    Creation Date: May 28,1966
    Catalog ID: C1986.43.66.5.28.3
    12 photographic negatives of the Shelton, WA, Mason County Forest Festival parade. Photographs ran May 29.
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    [Woman's Christian Temperance Union parade float, Vancouver, WA]
    Creation Date: ca. 1925
    Catalog ID: 2020.1.16
    Call Number: 2020.1.16
    Decorated parade float for the Clark County Woman's Christian Temperance Union in Vancouver, WA, ca. 1925. A flatbed truck is covered in while cloth. On the bed is a group of five women dressed in white. Boughs of some type are strung along the bed. On the side are the words: "For God and Home and Every Land. W.C.T.U." There are two U.S. flags on the float. The image appears to date from the 1920s.
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    [Bouska & Son float, 4th of July, Bridgeport, WA]
    Creation Date: 1910
    Catalog ID: 2000.176.30
    Call Number: 2000.176.30
    Scene of a horse drawn wagon decorated with bunting and an American flag for an Independence Day parade at Bridgeport, Wa.. Several people, including a boy are standing and seated on the float. A sign "Bouska and Son Hardware" is on the side.
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    [Light Department, City of Tacoma, parade float, Tacoma, WA]
    Creation Date: 1918
    Catalog ID: 1988.4.4
    Call Number: 1988.4.4
    Tacoma Light Department float for the Rose Show Parade, Tacoma, WA, 1918. The float is a reproduction of a small house. On the right side is a kitchen with a man and a woman. On the left side is what appears to be a laundry room. A sign on the side reads, "Light Department-City of Tacoma."