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Catalog Number 1953.026.005
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photograph. Sepia-toned gelatin sliver photo of a parade float that was part of the Detroit Bi-Centenary Parade. The float is mounted on a street car truck and decorated with the bow of a sailing warship and a man on a horse. Three men are standing on the ship and one man is seated on the horse. A sign at the right end of the float notes "Meeting of Perry and Shelby." The parade is moving along a residential street and several houses and trees can be seen in the background, but the street name is not known. Handwriting on the verso notes "Meeting of Perry & Shelby - 1813."
Date 1901
Print size 10" x 12"
Dimension Details Image size is 7.625" x 9.5"
Collection Detroit Anniversaries
Search Terms Bicentennial
Parades
Parade Floats
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