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  • Tags: Parades & processions

Western Parade at Chester Avenue

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Parade in downtown Bakersfield, showing participants in costumes from 19th-century Old West

Parade East on 18th Street from G Street

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Parade through downtown Bakersfield, showing rider in Native American headdress carrying American flag, with other horses and riders; from the collection of Harlan Curnow

Parade at Eye Street

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Parade in downtown Bakersfield at time of World War II, showing men in uniform marching at Eye Street, looking North from 17th Street

Parade at 19th Street and Chester Avenue

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Victory parade after World War II, showing men in uniform going past Strauss', Kirby's, and Leed's places of business; from the collection of Harlan Curnow

Delano's Harvest Holidays parade, with police car

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one of Delano's police cars is shown during the Harvest Holidays parade; a marching band is visible in the background behind the car

Delano's Harvest Holidays parade, with LeRoy Jackson

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LeRoy Jackson, wearing top hat, drives vintage car in Delano's Harvest Holidays parade; passengers in car are unidentified; Jackson served as a Kern County Supervisor 1964-1977

Delano's Harvest Holidays parade, with Congressman Bob Mathias

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Congressman Bob Mathias, whose area of service included Delano, rides in vintage automobile in the Harvest Holidays parade; driver is unidentified

Delano's Harvest Holidays parade, with City Council members

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The members of Delano's City Council appear in the Harvest Holidays parade, riding in a vintage automobile; Helen Cole, Delano's first woman councilmember, is just visible in the center, wearing a big hat

Delano parade float commemorationg Filipino pioneers

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float titled "Filipino Pioneers of Delano and vicinity" passing an insurance office in parade

Cotton is King Festival

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Cotton is King Festival parade along Chester Avenue. Wasco's float is square white vehicle at left center. Hotel Manchester is last building on right side of street;Grand Hotel is two buildings to the right. A drug store is on left side of street. A…