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Catalog Number 1953.026.022
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photograph. Sepia-toned gelatin silver photo of a parade float that was part of the Detroit Bi-Centenary Parade. The float consist of a coal wagon (made of riveted steel) that is being drawn by two horses and is decorated with various country flags. Two men are at the front of the wagon (one standing and one seated) and four children are seated in back. The name, "Jewett, Bigelow & Brooks. Coal.," is painted on the side of the wagon and the floral letters, "JBB," can be seen just above the painted letters. Two men are standing in the street near the horses and a third man is standing near the back of the wagon. The parade is moving along a residential street and several wood-frame houses are visible in the background, but the street name is not known.
Date 1901
Print size 10" x 12"
Dimension Details Image size is 7.625" x 9.5"
Collection Detroit Anniversaries
Search Terms Parades
Detroit Bi-Centenary
Bicentennial
Jewett, Bigelow & Brooks Coal
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