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Date: 1918-11-11 

Description: Elevated view from building of informal Armistice Day street parade at an intersection of the downtown area. They are celebrating the conclusion of the fir...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View down side of street of a large group of Russians conducting a religious parade through a town. Many of the participants carry large crucifixes and ban...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from wood sidewalk of brass band members wearing top hats and great coats walking up unpaved street in the central business district.

Date: 1959-08-29 

Description: Children in the 6-8 age group decorated themselves as well as their bicycles for the Eastmorland bike parade. They include, from left, Karl Jones, Saverio...

Historical Essay

Artisans Day Ribbon

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Artisans Day Ribbon possibly worn during parade in Milwaukee, September 3, 1888. (Museum object #H12653)

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view of celebrants at an American Legion convention parade riding on a float made to represent Wisconsin fishing.

Date: 1918-02-22 

Description: U.S. Army soldiers from Camp Upton, where they were undergoing training, marching in Washington's Birthday parade on Fifth Avenue, New York.

Historical Essay

Woman Suffrage Tunic

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Parade tunic worn by Wisconsin suffrage supporter during Republican National Convention in Chicago, Illinois, 1916. (Museum object #1956.1450)


Description: Bring back somehow the big Hello
Prolong the noisiest day
The clapping hands are stilled too soon
And much too far away


Conklin Park Parade

Date: 1954-07-08 

Description: Peggy Williams winks at the photographer while pushing her doll in a baby buggy during the children's parade at Conklin Park. She wears her mother's shoes...

Date: 1982-08 

Description: Lomira High School Marching Band.

Date: 1908 before

Description: View from wood sidewalk towards a marching band parading up Main Street during a patriotic celebration. There is a banner that reads: "Welcome" in the back...

Date: 1919-05-21 

Description: Elevated view of street entertainment, with crowds, dancing and band concert to welcome home Wisconsin National Guard, 3d Regiment, Company H, after servic...

Date: 1959-08-29 

Description: Shown posing with their decorated bicycles during the Eastmorland bike parade are (L-R) Joanne Pederson, Donna Pollock, James Boerke, and Robert Boeing.

Date: 1930-10-24 

Description: Man sitting in driver's seat of a Skelly Truck promoting itself with banners and streamers. In the background on the right is a church.

Date: 1995-08 

Description: Street view of Theresa Firemen's Parade.

Date: 1911 

Description: Men carrying skis march behind a drummer down Main Street.

Date: 1959-06-19 

Description: A girl and a boy, both wearing crowns, pose on the back of a convertible top automobile. They are the queen and king of the Bicycle Safety Week parade, Jea...


Loyalty Day Parade

Date: 1918-04-06 

Description: Detail of a group of civilian men in the Loyalty Day parade.

Date: 1954-07-04 

Description: Mary Pauck is the drum majorette in charge of leading the Westmorland parade on the Fourth of July. The parade ended at the shelter house where all the chi...

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