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Old Settlers Centennial Festivities in Peoria, IL.
Old Settlers Centennial Festivities in Peoria, IL.
TitleOld Settlers Centennial Festivities in Peoria, IL.
SubjectParades & processions
Commercial facilities
Signs (Notices)
DescriptionThe slide reads: "Old Settlers Centennial Parade, 1980/38/2." The photograph shows a flatbed truck decorated as a float taking part in the Old Settlers Centennial Parade. The float is decorated with white crosses and American flags. The sign on the float reads: "Centuries of Hallowed Memories Amvets Post 64." Behind the float is a brick commercial building with many windows. On the side of the building a sign is painted which reads: "First National Bank of Peoria TV Tellers, 1/2 hour free parking for our customers." At the left side of the picture, portions of two taller buildings can be seen. One has a sign reading "Madison" (Madison Theater) painted on its side. The building behind it is the Pere Marquette Hotel.
PublisherBradley University Library
Format35mm Slide
SourcePHS slide collection
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CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection
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