Portland Rose Festival Parade- float 6 "Robert Bros"

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Frank C. Hirahara Collection

Color slide of Rose Festival Parade float 6 driving down SW Third Ave in front of a large crowd gathered outside a Signal gas station and San Francisco Tailor, behind the Signal gas station is the old Multnomah Hotel. The float has four visible riders, three dressed in purple gowns, one dressed in a white wedding dress standing inside a clam shell. The side of the float reads "Robert Bros," the front reads "I Caught in the Brides-" remaining not visible due to angle. A small yellow sign with the number 6 is visible on the front of the float. A Royal Rosarian escorts the float. 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 the donor processed on June 16, 1954.



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Japanese American Museum of Oregon; Portland, Oregon

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