[Large patriotic float in a 1916 Union Sunday School parade in Dubuque, Iowa]

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Title

[Large patriotic float in a 1916 Union Sunday School parade in Dubuque, Iowa]

Creator

Loemker, Herman J., 1868- 1937

Description

Two horses wearing flower covered harnesses are pulling a large float. Adults are seated on the float which has been decorated with striped bunting. White fabric and striped bunting may be seen hanging from a rectangular frame that has been erected on the bed of the float. A triangular banner reading “MORAL” has been hung from the frame. The number 1361 is written on a label that has been stuck to the lower left corner of the slide.

Subject

Parades
Sunday Schools
Dubuque (Iowa) -- Pictorial works
Herman J. Loemker Collection
Lantern slides

Source

The Center for Dubuque History, Loras College, 1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001

Format

Digital image captured using a Microtek ScanMaker 8700 with transparent media adapter. TIFF file created from a glass lantern slide scanned in 16 - bit grey scale at 1200 ppi.

Rights

Contact The Center for Dubuque History at Loras College, 1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001 or call (563) 588-7100 © 2015 LORAS COLLEGE

Relation

Herman J. Loemker Collection

Type

Still image

Date

1916

Identifier

LO 125

Publisher

This record is part of the Herman J. Loemker Collection held by The Center for Dubuque History, Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa.

Coverage

401-409 Main Street, Dubuque, Iowa

Citation

Loemker, Herman J., 1868- 1937, “[Large patriotic float in a 1916 Union Sunday School parade in Dubuque, Iowa],” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed July 21, 2024, https://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/5534.