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Memorial Day parade, Dorrance, Russell County, Kansas

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Creator: Halbe, L. W. (Leslie Winfield), 1893-1981

Date: May 30, 1912

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: Halbe Coll. No. 860

Unit ID: 1486

Summary: This photograph shows a marching band, an automobile carrying American flags, and a small group of men assembled in a Memorial Day parade in Dorrance, Kansas. Also visible are spectators, parked automobiles, utility poles and power lines, and buildings (the nearest of which is made of limestone and is decorated with American flags) and businesses along the city street (dirt).

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Title (Main title): Memorial Day parade, Dorrance, Russell County, Kansas

Part of: L.W. Halbe Collection.


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    Dry plate negatives
    Dorrance (Kan.) -- History -- 20th century
    Russell County (Kan.) -- History -- 20th century
    Automobiles -- Kansas -- Dorrance
    Marching bands -- Kansas -- Dorrance
    Memorial Day
    Parades -- Kansas -- Dorrance

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General Note: Digital image of a photographic print produced from an original dry-plate glass negative, scanned by the Kansas State Historical Society, as part of the Western Trails Project, funded by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

General Note: The original is a dry-plate glass negative and measures 12.5 x 17.9 cm.