|Title||Cornucopia Festival parade, Kent, July 26, 1947 |
|Caption||On July 26, 1947, Kent held its second annual Cornucopia Festival to raise money for a war memorial gymnasium. Festival events included a parade through the downtown area, a carnival, and other activities. Teamsters Local 910 provided a wagon pulled by two draft horses to carry the festival's queen. In this photo, the crowd watches as the queen and her attendants ride by. |
|Notes||Signs in image: Valley Paint Store - Pittsburgh Paints. The Rexall Store - Drugs, Prescriptions. Greeting Cards. Fulner Ice Cream. National Bank of Washington. Cornucopia Festival. Thomas S. Barron M.D. - Physician, Surgeon. Teamsters Union Local 910.|
Handwritten on negative: Queen's float.
Handwritten on sleeve: KENT, Wash., Cornucopia festival.
Caption by MOHAI staff.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): July 28, 1947.
|Subjects||Parades & processions--Washington (State)--Kent; Horses--Washington (State)--Kent; Carts & wagons--Washington (State)--Kent; Beauty contestants--Washington (State)--Kent; Business districts--Washington (State)--Kent; Commercial streets--Washington (State)--Kent; Banks--Washington (State)--Kent; Spectators--Washington (State)--Kent |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Kent |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.4707.1 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |