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Homecoming Traditions - Parade Float, circa 1949

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0099.0004.00001

Overview

Black and white print of three female students in sailor costumes on a float in the University of Denver's Homecoming parade in Denver, Colorado. The float includes a large sail in the middle, cardboard waves along the edge marked "30," "Sucker," "60," "Tex," and "43," and the slogan "We'll Sail O'er 'Em" along the side of the float.

Dates

  • circa 1949

Creator

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

1 items (photograph)

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair 8 x 10 inches Photographic Paper black and white

General

Title from file folder.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on the back: "Mary Young Gerry Shank 1949 ?" Stamped on the back: "Photo by [handwritten: Mrs.] Ed Maker."

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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