Armistice Day Parade

Description

Photograph of an Armistice Day Parade in Orange, Texas on November 11, 1918. In the foreground is an American flag covered vehicle. A large crowd is moving towards the top of the photograph. Within the crowd are uniformed men, individuals and families. On the bottom left hand corner are wooden beams.

Physical Description

One photographic image, b&w: 10.0 in. x 8.0 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. November 11, 1918.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and one other and was provided by Heritage House Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 318 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Heritage House Museum

The Heritage House Museum is a living documentation of historic materials from Orange County, including photographs of early citizens, homes, churches, and schools; as well as business concerns such as shipping, farming, lumber mills, and oil exploration. The Summerlee Foundation, the Stark Foundation, and private individuals contributed to the digitization of materials from the historic home.

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Description

Photograph of an Armistice Day Parade in Orange, Texas on November 11, 1918. In the foreground is an American flag covered vehicle. A large crowd is moving towards the top of the photograph. Within the crowd are uniformed men, individuals and families. On the bottom left hand corner are wooden beams.

Physical Description

One photographic image, b&w: 10.0 in. x 8.0 in.

Notes

Written on the back is, " 'Armistice Day' Crowd, Downtown Orange, Nov. 11, 1918" and stamped is, "Heritage House Museum, 905 W. Division, Orange, Texas, 77630".

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Collections

This photograph is part of the following collections of related materials.

Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

World War One Collection

The World War I Collection contains materials that focus on the WWI era from 1914 to 1918. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • November 11, 1918

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • May 5, 2008, 8:05 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 3, 2014, 4:36 p.m.

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Armistice Day Parade, photograph, November 11, 1918; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth37116/: accessed March 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Heritage House Museum.