[Manley Nelson–home movies] Reel 24

Can Descriptions
Can label: ‘1954 Sesquicentennial.’

Viewing Notes
Palermo Sesquicentennial, June 26, 1954. Kids dressed up as Indians with tent that has a sign, “We want our land back,” older woman on a float depicting colonial days, man in early car appropriately dressed, a float for Dowe’s General Store, Erskine Academy band playing, a queen and her court on a float, fire department truck with volunteers, everyone dressed up or in costume, animals displayed, old and young participants, speeches on platform by dignitaries, man taking home movies, pony rides.