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Catalog Number WF 1601
Caption 1941 Marineer Royalty - Ruth Gent, Virginia Finson
Description This image from the 1941 Marineers' Pageant is of Queen Virginia Finnson with "high ranking Princess" Ruth Gent at Causland Park. A young girl and boy serve as attendants, and two young girls hold up the queen's train. The boy at right in a Marineers' Pageant captain's hat bears the queen's tiara on a pillow. See similar view in WF 1600. For the complete series of this coronation, see WF 1597-1607.
Date 1941
Photographer from the BRADY, Ferd collection
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Event - Marineer Pageant
Place - Anacortes, WA
People
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
People FINNSON, Virginia
GENT, Ruth
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms Marineers' Pageant
Royalty
Portrait
Attendants
Causland Park
Object Name Negative