Portland Rose Festival Parade- float 9 "Dist 1"

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ddr-one-1-477 (ONLC 3301)

Frank C. Hirahara Collection

Color slide of Rose Festival Parade float 9 driving down W Burnside in front of a crowd gathered outside the Grant Hotel and Blue Eagle Cafe. The float is of a pink and red school house with "Dist 1" written above the door in red. A yellow sign sits on the front with the number 9. Four female riders sit on the float. From behind you can see a white and pink float with the words "Blowing Bubbles" written on the front and a small yellow sign with the number 10 on it. The Portland Rose Festival Parade is an annual event in which floats are made out of flowers and paraded down the streets of Portland. According to donor processed on July 3, 1952.

1948-1954

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Oregon Nikkei Endowment; Portland, Oregon

Courtesy of Frank C. Hirahara Collection, Oregon Nikkei Endowment

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