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Catalog Number WF 1458
Caption 1940 Marineer Parade - I. W. of A. float
Description This image of the Marineers' Pageant Parade of 1940 shows an unidentified float with a rising sun above shocks of grain; it has a sign reading "I. W. of A." It is passing in front of Mel's Signal Service at 18th and Commercial. Other commercial and residential structures are in the background. Mel's was found listed only in the 1939 city directory, not in the 1937 or 1940 directories.
Date 1940
Photographer from the BRADY, Ferd collection
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Event - Marineer Pageant
Place - Anacortes, WA
People
Event - Parade
Structure - Business
Transportation - Land
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms Marineers' Pageant
Parade
Mel's Signal Service
I. W. of A.
Object Name Negative