[Armistice Day Parade]

Description:

Photograph of a parade float for an Armistice Day celebration. The float consists of a truck decorated with star and stripe printed banners, a cannon on the truck bed, and a banner on the side with text that says "This is the Old Girl that Roared Out for Joy and Shattered our 'Panes' on Armistice Day. Nov. 11. 1918." In the background, there are trees and a building. Accompanying material gives information about the cannon.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Creation Date: July 4, 1923
Partner(s):
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
World War One Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 80
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 4, 1923
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Port Arthur
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
July 4, 1923
Description:

Photograph of a parade float for an Armistice Day celebration. The float consists of a truck decorated with star and stripe printed banners, a cannon on the truck bed, and a banner on the side with text that says "This is the Old Girl that Roared Out for Joy and Shattered our 'Panes' on Armistice Day. Nov. 11. 1918." In the background, there are trees and a building. Accompanying material gives information about the cannon.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 17 cm., on mat 24 x 22 cm. + 1 p. (30 cm.)

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): floats | Armistice Day
Partner:
Port Arthur Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Collection:
World War One Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PAPL_0301
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth79315
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image