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Catalog Number WF 1394.015
Caption KIddie Parade - Girl Scout color guard
Description The "Juvenile" or Children's Parade of the Marineers' Pageant was usually held on Friday, separate from the big community parade held on Saturday. By 1949 the name changed to Kiddies' Parade. It had special categories of events: best decorated bicycle, best decorated doll buggy, etc. This image is of a Girl Scout color guard followed by boys in military cadet-type uniforms. Anacortes had a Girl Scout troop by at least 1921 when the Girl Scout Headquarters was listed in the city directory, "Elizabeth Dwelley, scout master, 906 1/2 6th Street."
Date 1949
Photographer from the BRADY, Ferd collection
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Event - Marineer Pageant
Event - Parade
Place - Anacortes, WA
People
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms Marineers' Pageant
Kiddies' Parade
color guard
Girl Scouts
cadet military uniforms
Object Name Negative