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Musicians in fancy dress at the Centennial Parade and Celebrations in Southbridge Massachusetts

Musicians in fancy dress at the Centennial Parade and Celebrations in Southbridge Massachusetts

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Title:
Musicians in fancy dress at the Centennial Parade and Celebrations in Southbridge Massachusetts
Description:
Southbridge during the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the incorporation of Southbridge, a three-day celebration, held on July 2, 3 and 4, 1916. The musicians are seated on a horse drawn wagon, with hay and canvas. A trombone and drum are depicted. A duplex structure with porches on the front and side of the building, and a bulkhead to the cellar, are on view. There are shutters on the windows. Onlookers are on the porch. For the celebration, the President of the Executive Committee was Hon. Calvin D. Paige. According to the program, the Children's Parade was on Monday, July Third at 8 a.m. and the Civic Parade was on Tuesday, July Fourth at 9 a.m.
Creator:
Pease, Aaron, H.
Date:
July 1916
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Jacob Edwards Library
Collection (local):
Photographic Collection of the Jacob Edwards Library
Subjects:
Parades--Pictorial works
Southbridge--Pictorial works
Social life and customs--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Horse-drawn vehicles--Pictorial works
Musical instruments--Pictorial works
Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Historic buildings--New England
Architecture--United States--20th century
Places:
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Southbridge
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Notes:
Is part of the photographic collection of the Jacob Edwards Library, Southbridge, Massachusetts. http://www.jacobedwardslibrary.org
Image of the A.H. Pease album #3
Identifier:
3813600234763
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