The Bentsen Film Collection, no. 5 – Citrus Queen Pageant and Parade

The Bentsen Film Collection, no. 5 - Citrus Queen Pageant and Parade

Video:


Date:
c. 1940s

Creator:
Museum of South Texas History



Archive/Collection:
Texas Archive Of The Moving Image, The Bentsen Film Collection

Source URL:
http://texasarchive.org/library/index.php/The_Bentsen_Film_Collection,_no._5_-_Citrus_Queen_Pageant_and_Parade



Description:
This home movie captures scenes of a 1940s Citrus Queen Pageant and parade, part of the Texas Citrus Fiesta in Mission, Texas. Pageant contestants and their escorts walk down the stage in their gowns in front of a large grapefruit backdrop. Brief scenes of the Parade of Oranges are also included.

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Sound/Silent:
Silent

Archive:
Texas Archive of the Moving Image



Inquiries regarding this film should contact:
512-485-3073, Info@texasarchive.org