Portland Rose Festival Parade- float 51 "Restaurant Assoc."

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Japanese American Museum of Oregon
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Frank C. Hirahara Collection

Color slide of Rose Festival Parade float 51 driving down W Burnside in front of a crowd outside the Shoreline Hotel and Cafe. The Blue Eagle Cafe is visible in the background of W Burnside and NW Second Ave. Float depicts a giant hotdog with a clown riding on top, two waitresses ride in front, one carrying a purple ribbon. The side of the float reads "Restaurant Assoc." A Royal Rosarian leads the float. The Rose Festival Parade is an annual event in which floats are made out of flowers and paraded down the streets of Portland.



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Japanese American Museum of Oregon; Portland, Oregon

Courtesy of Frank C. Hirahara Collection, Japanese American Museum of Oregon