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World War II, Victory Parade, August 14, 1947, Howell, Michigan

Item

HCDL-gn-Teeple-N031B_u.jpg

Title

World War II, Victory Parade, August 14, 1947, Howell, Michigan

Description

This photograph was taken during a World War II Victory Parade, in Howell, Michigan in the 1940's.  The float, sponsored by the Howell Laundry Company,  depicts the flag raising on Iwo Jima.

The parade is moving west on Grand River Avenue; the intersection of Grand River Avenue and Michigan Avenue is in the background.  The Drug Store is on the northeast corner.  The names of the people in the photograph are unknown.

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Subject

Parades

Format

image/jpeg

Type

Image

Date

1947/08/14

Creator

Fred Teeple

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Original Format

glass negative

Collection

Citation

Fred Teeple, “World War II, Victory Parade, August 14, 1947, Howell, Michigan,” Howell Area Archives Digital Archive, accessed May 19, 2024, https://archives.howelllibrary.org/items/show/10475.
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