"The Car That Won 3rd Prize in the Automobile Parade / Aug. 1st 1913 Saskatoon"

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Database ID36076
InstitutionSaskatoon Public Library Local History Room
Fonds/CollectionGeneral Photographs Collection
File/Item ReferenceParades - Automobile - 1913, LH-4633 (Subject Collection)
Postcard messageWilliam Reid Wilson Got your P.P.C. from Rothesay last week. Glad you are enjoying your holidays. Walter.
Scope and contentA monotone postcard showing F.R. MacMillan sitting in an automobile decorated with flowers and a swan on the hood during the 1 August 1913 automobile parade in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, part of a day-long celebration for over 500 real estate men from the United States. The car is travelling in the automobile parade, and spectators are visible behind. Over 300 cars were decorated, vying for prizes in the parade. Title and photographer from front of postcard.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 8.5 x 14 cm
Date produced1913
Date Range(s)1910-1919
PublisherG.S. Free, Saskatoon, Sask.
Copyright holderPublic domain
SubjectsTransportation -- Automobile
Buildings and Architecture
Language of postcard textEnglish
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard stylewhite border
divided back
Postcard mediareal photograph
Place - imageSaskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Place - destinationGlasgow, Scotland
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