|Title||Arlington float in Kla How Ya Festival parade, Kirkland, July 11, 1959 |
|Caption||Kirkland's 1959 Kla How Ya Festival opened with a big parade. Following the parade, visitors had their choice of a horse show, a frogman demonstration, street dancing, a salmon barbecue and a fireworks display. Kla How Ya means "Greetings" in the Chinook trade jargon commonly used in the area during the 19th century.|
This July 11, 1959 photo shows a peacock float, representing Arlington, Washington, in Kirkland's Kla How Ya Festival parade. Some 40 floats, bands and other groups marched along the parade route that year.
|Notes||Signs in image: GE Appliances. Lake Shore Appliances. RCA & GE Television. Nite TV Service. Freezer Specials. Complete Kitchens. 17 Cu Ft Freezer $194. "Kla-How-Ya" Sat July 11. Sears. Puget Power.|
KIRKLAND, Wash., Water carnival, parade, 1959.
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 11, 1959.
|Subjects||Parades & processions--Washington (State)--Kirkland; Floats (Parades)--Washington (State)--Kirkland; Festivals--Washington (State)--Kirkland; Business districts--Washington (State)--Kirkland; Commercial streets--Washington (State)--Kirkland; Spectators--Washington (State)--Kirkland |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Kirkland |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.4959.2 |
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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. |