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Blue_Star_Foods_1985_06.jpg
Blue Star Foods' float, which featured both the plant building and the space shuttle Challenger. [photo part of parade photo collage].

Fire Department Parade ~1900 300- block W Broadway.tif
Photograph of Council Bluffs Fire Department in a parade on 300 Block W Broadway.

Fire Department Sunday School Parade.tif
Photograph of a Sunday School parade with the Fire Station in the background.

Bicentennial_7_4_1976_31.jpg
What's A Parade...without clowns. Here's a wagon load of Junior Clowns from the Moose Club. They are (front row) Nancy and Candy Black, Jody Thrain and Lloyd Schneckloth, and (behind) Todd Evans, Dennis Rockwell and Michelle Black.

Bicentennial_7_4_1976_30.jpg
You've Come...a long way baby is the Fourth of July slogan of the Pottawattamie Legal Secretaries' float. While one typed on an electric machine, the other float rider used an antique typewriter.

Bicentennial_7_4_1976_29.jpg
Zeta Chi Sorority...uses lots of red, white and blue for its float and costumes. The club, like many other organizations, spent many hours to make the parade a success. Behind the 'heritage" float rides a new Urban Renewal office building on…

Bicentennial_7_4_1976_28.jpg
A Little Pioneer...is one of the many floats at the Council Bluffs Bicentennial Parade, which included 108 entries. Some floats were little, like this one, while others required a flat-bed truck.

Bicentennial_1_2_1977_34.jpg
Police Said...about 12,000 people lined Broadway and Pearl Street to watch the Saturday council Bluffs Bicentennial parade. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Band sets the pace for the 108 entries in the long, winding parade. This picture gives a view…

Parades P373a.tif
Five photographs of parade of an unidentified traveling show on Broadway.

Parades G468c.tif
Parade of elephants in the Gentry Dog and Pony Show

Parades C468a.tif
Centennial parade on Broadway.

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Beebeetown_Iowa_7_25_1971_04.jpg
Beebeetown, the "biggest little town in Harrison County," celebrated its 100th birthday Saturday with a centennial parage viewed by nearly 4,000 spectators. About 80 units in the parade traveled a parade route of more than a mile, starting and…

Parades G468b.tif
Photograh of "Professor" Gentry's Dog and Pony Show. Parade on West Broadway Street in Council Bluffs, Iowa. June 8, 1900.

Parades P764a.tif
Photograph of "Professor" Gentry's Dog and Pony Show. Parade on West Broadway Street in Council Bluffs, Iowa. June 8, 1900.

Parades P764b  - pix of same parade have G468 code.tif
Photograph of "Professor" Gentry's Dog and Pony Show. Parade on West Broadway Street in Council Bluffs, Iowa. June 8, 1900.

Parades L336c.tif
Photograph of a Labor Day Parade, corner of Scott and Broadway - Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Parades L336b.tif
Photograph of a Labor Day Parade, corner of Scott and Broadway - Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Parades L336a.tif
Photograph of a Labor Day Parade taken from the corner of Scott and Broadway in Council Bluffs, Iowa

WWI V538h.tif
Photograph of Broadway street in Council Bluffs (Iowa) looking west from 4th street. Shows decorations for Victory parade welcoming home Company L, 168th Infantry, May 20, 1919.

Printed at bottom of photograph: "Spirit of C. B. Iowa - May 1919.

WWI V538a.tif
Photographs of the victory parade welcoming home Company L, 168th Infantry, May 20, 1919. Council Bluffs Iowa.
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