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[University of North Texas homecoming parade float on Denton courthouse square]

Description: Photograph of a University of North Texas homecoming parade float, ridden by male and female UNT cheerleaders, on the south side of the Denton County courthouse square in Denton, Texas. The float is heading east on Hickory Street. Two other cheerleaders, male and female, are visible on foot to the left of the float. The Denton County courthouse is visible in the right background of the photograph, as well as the Campus Theatre marquee in the left background. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads, "Homecoming - Parade c. 1980s".
Date: 198u
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Women with Elephant Parade Float

Description: Copy negative of the Bowers sisters and Frances Hicks John standing in front of an elephant parade float supporting Dwight D. (Ike) Eisenhower during the 1952 campaign. One of the sisters is holding an umbrella, and Ms. John is holding balloons. There are bushes in front of them and a house behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girl on Parade Float

Description: 1 copy negative of a young woman on a "Try Poo" float in a parade. There are power lines and a large building behind the young woman.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade Float

Description: 1 copy negative of a worm float in a parade. There are crowds on both sides of the float.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girls on Parade Float

Description: 1 copy negative of a group of young women on a parade float. The young women appear to be wearing black and white dresses. There are spectators looking outside of windows in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

West Texas Utilities Float in Parade

Description: Photograph of a West Texas Utilities parade float in downtown Abilene, Texas. The float consists of a cut-out of a cartoon man made of electric bolts in the front, and two women sitting on the side. In the background, there are men on horses; there is also a crowd of people standing in front of buildings and watching the parade. The front of one building says "White's Auto Sto[r]es."
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girls on Parade Float

Description: 1 copy negative of a group of young women on a parade float. There is a young woman speaking into a megaphone and a "Western Union" sign in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade Float

Description: 1 copy negative of a large float in a parade. There is a large crowd visible on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade Float

Description: 1 copy negative of several women on top of a Beta Sigma parade float. There are spectators watching the parade.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Floats in parade]

Description: Photograph of floats in a parade on a dirt road. There are crowds on either side of the road, and some children walking in the parade. The float in the left-center area of the photograph is covered in produce and has a sign that reads, "And some to spare."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Horse-drawn float]

Description: Postcard of a horse-drawn float for W. H. Mims Blacksmith and Woodwork. There are American flags covering the top of the float, and a large banner on its side. There are men sitting on the float, and one man standing beside it. Handwriting on the back of the photograph states that W. H. Mims managed an electric plant from 1912-1923.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. The float is decorated as a Nativity scene. A woman playing Mary is kneeling in front of a manger. Behind her is a cross. A crowd watches from the side of the street, and a man in military or police uniform is walking alongside the float.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. Two women are on top of the float. One woman is sitting on an over sized children's letter block. She is holding a stuffed animal. The other woman is dressed as a clown and is inside a box, like a Jack in the Box. A crowd watches from the side of the road. The Hotel Drake is visible in the background.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. The float says "Merry Christmas" on the side. A crowd watches from the side of the street.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. The float is decorated like a church. Two women dressed as angels sit on top in front of a fake stained glass window. A man in military uniform walks alongside the float. A crowd watches from the side of the street.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. The float is decorated as the interior of a living room, with a hearth, rocking chair and Christmas tree. There are two children sitting on the float. Two men in military or police uniform walk alongside the float. A crowd watches from the side of the street, and the Hotel Drake can be seen in the background.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. The float is decorated as the interior of a living room, with a hearth, rocking chair and Christmas tree. There are two children sitting on the float, and there is someone sitting in the chair. Two men in military or police uniform walk alongside the float. A crowd watches from the side of the street.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade

Description: Copy negative of a float going down the street. Members of the HSU football team ride the float. Large letters HSU are on the side on of the float.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade

Description: Copy negative of a float going down the street. Students from HSU celebrate school spirit by riding in a float. There are 5 students in the back of truck. Posters hang off the side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade

Description: One copy negative of four images of a parade in Abilene, TX. Image A is of 4 unknown army men riding in a jeep. In the background is a crowd of people, a house, and cars. Image B is of a crowd of spectators, women and children, enjoying the parade. Image C is of 3 unknown army men riding in a jeep down a residential neighborhood. spectators watch from the side of street. Image D is of an unknown man driving in an automobile with an advertisement on the side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. Five young girls ride on top of the float, which is decorated with small trees and what looks like an outhouse. The girls are wearing berets and uniforms with large bows. A crowd watches from the side of the street. The Hotel Drake is visible in the background.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. Three women in tulle dresses ride on top of the float. A crowd watches from the side of the street, and the Hotel Drake is visible in the background.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. Three children sit on top of the float in front of a small wooden building. Two of the children are holding dogs. A soldier walks alongside the float. The Hotel Drake is visible in the background.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Christmas Parade

Description: Photograph of a float in a Christmas parade in downtown Abilene. The float is photographed from behind. Two women can be seen on the float. One sits by a giant decorative harp. The other sits behind her. She is waving. There is a large decorative musical note on the side of the float. A crowd watches from the side of the street. A man in military or police uniform walks alongside the float.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library