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    • Broadmoor, a perennial winner, took another prize with animated gunmen

    • The Broadmoor Hotel's float passes in front of the First National Bank, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The prize winning float decorated with crepe paper shows two cowboys drawing guns over a card game. Lettering reads: "Fast Draw At...
    • McIntyre, Bob.
    • 1966 August 11
    • Colorado Springs, Colorado Parade

    • View of a parade float, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, "title: Defenders of the West, sponsor by the United States Air Force Air Defense Command. Dominating the forward portion of the float, a revolving blue and white carousel showing...
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    • 1965 September 4
    • Pageant of the Rockies

    • Spectators, which include two young boys, look on as a float passes, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The crepe paper decorated float is titled: "Skateland in the Rockies." A couple poses on a ice pond and three float queens stand behind...
    • Anderson, John, photographer.
    • 1968 August 8
    • Edgewater, Colorado, 50th anniversary

    • A float in the Edgewater, Colorado, Fiftieth Anniversary Parade has a sign reading "Defenders of Liberty"; on the float are an army soldier holding a gun, a nurse, a sailor, the Statue of Liberty, another military man, a boy on crutches, another...
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    • 1951
    • Float from Victor, Colo.

    • Women and children ride on a decorated float from Victor, Colorado, possibly during the Flower Festival Parade in Colorado Springs, Colorado. A man walks in front of the float, and holds the reins of a horse. He wears a baggy pants suit. The women...
    • Brown, James B., photographer.
    • [1900?]
    • Colorado City parade

    • A parade float is pulled by teams of horses on a dirt street in probably Colorado City (El Paso County), Colorado. Men are beside a replica log cabin on the float with a banner that reads: "Colorado's First Capitol, Colorado City, El Paso County...
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    • [1876 July 4?]
    • Macmonnie's barge F-M-P

    • Spectators watch as a float representing a large boat passes by in a parade at 17 (Seventeenth) and Broadway, Denver, Colorado. Several people ride on the float and they wear masks and long white robes, some carry decorated rowing oars and one...
    • Brown, James B., photographer.
    • 1897
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain

    • Men and women pose near a parade float with a medieval theme as part of the Sunflower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float is hitched to a four horse team. The men, women, and horses are dressed in medieval costumes and...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1897]
    • Woman in costume on a parade float

    • Interior shows a woman on a parade float, she wears a dress and a crown. The float is decorated with flags, bunting, and cloth. Signs on the door read: "Bicycle Racing Team, National Circuit Races, Oct 17, 18, 19." and "Comedy Company In A...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Native American (tribe unknown) men stand near a float decorated with flowers and greenery as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float is hitched to a team of four horses. A taxidermy elk stands on the...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1896.]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Men stand on a float decorated with greenery, bunting, and streamers as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. A sign on the side of the float reads: "KBP". The float is hitched to a team of four horses. The men...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1896.]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • View of a parade on Cascade Avenue, Flower Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Men sit on the covered Elks' float decorated with flowers and bunting. The side of the float reads: "B. P. O. E". The float is hitched to a team of six...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [august, 1897]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Mailmen walk near and sit in a box-shaped covered float decorated with possibly a taxidermy eagle, U. S. flags, streamers, and flowers on Cascade Avenue, part Flower Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The sides of the float read:...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1897]
    • Castle Rock float

    • Women and girls participate in a float display in Castle Rock (Douglas County), Colorado. All wear white dresses and bonnets, except for one who wears a crown. Women wear banners with the names of U.S. states; one holds the U.S. flag, and two...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • B.P.O.E. float, Ouray, Colo.

    • Teenage girls pose in the rear of a flatbed truck, the B.P.O.E. (Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks) float, in the Fourth of July Parade, Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. The girls wear white dresses trimmed with lace and silk sashes. The float...
    • Orr Photo Service (Ouray, Colo.)
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    • Logan County Parade Float

    • View of Cattlemen & Cowbelle Associations' float for Logan County Fair Parade, Sterling, Colorado, a parade float with six women in pioneer costume dress (some seated on bales of hay) and fiberglass cast of a bull; float signage includes: "The...
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    • between 1963 and 1965
    • Sons of Italy float Saint Patrick's Day parade, Civic Center, Denver

    • Close-up view of the Sons of Italy float in the Saint Patrick's Day Parade as it passes in front of the Denver City and County Building, Civic Center, Denver, Colorado. The float, decorated with crepe paper, shows a lion laying on its back, a...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1987
    • A parade float, Hulett Rodeo, 1950

    • View of a parade float and a horse-drawn wagon in the Hulett Rodeo parade in Hulett (Crook County), Wyoming. The float is a truck, the bed of the vehicle is decorated with papers flowers to look like an American flag. Lettering on the truck reads:...
    • Sanborn (Colo.)
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    • Hampson Bros. & Valdez

    • Teenage boys and girls pose on a horse drawn float in front of the Hampson Bros. & Valdez grocery store in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado, with a cash register, glass display case, United States flags, a banner: "Hampson Bros & Valdez," and...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Parade entry Flower Carnival

    • Two woman on a parade float, one sits on a sunflower throne, the other stands; the float is pulled by a two horse team and decorated in a medieval theme, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The horses are draped...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August 1897]
    • Pioneer Jubilee, Salt Lake City

    • Float at the Pioneer Jubilee Parade, Salt Lake City, Utah, shows winged dragon made of metal with horns and wings holding a small animal in it's claws. The dragon's long, scaled tail is wrapped around a pedestal where a girl sits in a flowered hat...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1897
    • Pioneer Jubilee, Salt Lake City

    • Union Pacific train float at the Pioneer Jubilee Parade, Salt Lake City, Utah. Banner reads: "The Best Line to all Points in Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington., City Ticket Office 201 Main St., Salt...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1897
    • Pioneer jubilee, Salt Lake City

    • Float at the Pioneer Jubilee Parade, Salt Lake City, Utah shows: Native American man in headdress, shirt and pants, next to a tepee; man in suit and tie holds the reins to a team of horses pulling the float. Float is wide and flat with a grass...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1897
    • Alamosa, Colo.

    • A float from the Narrow Gauge Museum, a caboose body mounted on a truck, and marching bands move down a street during a parade to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Alamosa's founding in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows two brass marching...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 October 24
    • Ouray Teamsters and Packers Union

    • Ouray Teamsters and Packers Union pose with their Fourth (4th) of July (Independence Day) float in front of the Munn Brothers Assay Office, Second (2nd) Avenue, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. The float consists of an eight-horse team hitched to a...
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    • 1906 July 4
    • Parade, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of a parade on Monday, July 5, 1897, in Georgetown, Colorado, looking north on Taos Street from Fifth (5th) Street. The float sponsored by Strousse's store is reaching the corner; two white horses wearing bunting and flags pull a...
    • Dalgleish, G. (George)
    • 1897
    • 1st Commercial Div., Logan County Fair Parade

    • View of parade float for Sterling Jaycees, Logan County Fair, Sterling, Colorado, first place winner in Commercial Division of parade floats; block shape of float resembles a paddle wheel boat decorated with confetti paper, United States flag on...
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    • between 1963 and 1965
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain parade

    • Men ride on a horse-drawn float, part of the Festival of Mountain and Plain, in a parade in Denver, Colorado. The float depicts a king with a sword and a keg of beer. Men on the float wear costumes that include hats decorated with feathers, capes,...
    • Kirkland, Charles D., 1851-1926.
    • [1896]
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain parade

    • Men dressed as miners walk near a float, part of the Festival of Mountain and Plain, in a parade in Denver, Colorado. The float depicts a scene at a coal mine. Lettering on the side of the float reads: "Scene at Coal Mine of the Colorado Fuel &...
    • Kirkland, Charles D., 1851-1926.
    • [1896]
    • Colorado Yesterday and Today

    • Float with sign, "Colorado Yesterday and Today", Colorado Springs, Colorado. Shows a large hand created mountain with Native Americans, mountain men, and mountain rescue climbers. The parade, Pageant of the Rockies, is part of the festivities of...
    • Jennings, Jack.
    • 1965
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain parade

    • View of a horse-drawn float, part of the Festival of Mountain and Plain, in a parade in Denver, Colorado. The float has taxidermied wildlife that includes a moose, elk, fox, and mountain lion. A sign on the float reads: "W. R. McFadden & Son."...
    • Kirkland, Charles D., 1851-1926.
    • [1896]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Native American (tribe unknown) men walk near a float decorated with flowers as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float is hitched to a team of four horses. A large taxidermy elk stands on the float that...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1896.]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • A float decorated with large flowers and bunting rounds a corner as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float is hitched to a team of four horses, men in hooded cloaks walk beside them. The float features...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1896.]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Men and women sit on a float as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float is hitched to a team of four horses that are draped in cloth that resembles medieval armor. The float is decorated with a carving...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1896.]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Women stand and sit on a float decorated with flowers and bunting as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float is hitched to a team of four horses that are draped in cloth that resemble medieval armor and...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1896.]
    • Arvada, Colorado

    • Two horses pull a float with ladies in long dresses, during a parade in Arvada, Jefferson County, Colorado. The float has a tent roof and banners that read: "Arvada Air is Fragrant with Roses." and "Arvada the Beautiful." Another banner on one of...
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    • 1910
    • NORAD's fire breathing dragon won theme prize at Colorado Springs parade

    • NORAD's fire breathing dragon float passes spectators on sidewalk in front of the First National Bank, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The dragon has a long snout, horns, back plates and wings. A sign on the float reads: "North American...
    • McIntyre, Bob.
    • 1966 August 11
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Women sit and stand on a float decorated with large imitation sunflowers, bunting, and flowers as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float is hitched to a team of four horses that are draped in cloth that...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1896]
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Women sit and stand on a float decorated with large imitation sunflowers, flowers, and bunting as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float makes its way past grandstands on Cascade Avenue that are...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, 1896]
    • Miniature Antlers Hotel and 1890 fire team won award for Air Force Academy

    • The Air Force Academy's float passes in front of the First National Bank, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float depicts a fire hose team, wearing helmets, with their cart in front of the Antlers Hotel, lettering on the side reads, "...
    • McIntyre, Bob.
    • 1966 August 11
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain parade

    • Men and women in costume sit and stand on a parade float, part of the Festival of Mountain and Plain, in Denver, Colorado. The float features large paper flowers and a papier-mache bird. Men in costume ride on burros near the float. Spectators line...
    • Kirkland, Charles D., 1851-1926.
    • [1896]
    • Logan County Fair Parade

    • Religious float in Logan County Fair parade, Sterling, Colorado, float decorated with confetti, replica of an Bible with scripture "No man cometh unto the Father but by me." "An open Bible for a troubled world" lettered on side of float; downtown...
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    • between 1963 and 1965
    • Denver Festival of Mts. and Plain

    • Native American (tribe unknown) men and women sit on the H. H. Tammen Curio Company float that includes a tepee and trees, part of the Festival of Mountain and Plain in Denver, Colorado. Men stand near the float that is parked in front of the...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • 1901
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • Men and women pose in a sailboat shaped float decorated with flowers as part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The float is hitched to a team of two horses with decorated tack. The side of the float reads: "Lake...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [August, between 1896 and 1898]
    • Knights of Pythias, Pikes Peak co. #10.

    • Several men ride on the horse drawn Knights of Pythias float, Sunflower Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Some wear uniforms with spiked and plumed helmets, and swords on their belts. Others wear helmets and long cloth shirts decorated...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1893 and 1906?]
    • Fourth of July celebration, Victor

    • View of horse-drawn float in parade, Fourth (4th) of July celebration,Victor, Colorado; shows horse-drawn float consisting of several young boys standing in a model ship. Sign on Boston One-Price Shoe & Clothing House reads: "Shoes, Clothing,...
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    • [between 1895 and 1899]

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