12 SHILLINGTON, PA. 1928 MEMORIAL DAY PARADE ORIG. PHOTO’S! 1ST PARADE!


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*********~HISTORICAL FIND~SHILLINGTON, PA. 1928 MEMORIAL DAY PARADEORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPHS!!I RECENTLY ACQUIRED A SMALL ESTATE COLLECTION OF VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE ITEMS OF ALL SORTS! TODAY I FOUND A GROUP OF 12 ORIGINAL SEPIA TONED PHOTOGRAPHS. CLEARLY SEEN IN ONE IS AN ORNATE PARADE FLOAT, EVEN THE TRUCK IS COVERED IN DECORATIONS AND ON THE FLOAT “1900 SHILLINGTON 1928”. WITH FURTHER RESEARCH  I FOUND A LETTER DATED 2014 CELEBRATING THE 86TH PARADE, WHICH MAKES 1928 THE 1ST MEMORIAL DAY CELEBRATION! THE PICTURES INCLUDE NUMEROUS GROUPS, BANDS; WOMAN WITH GRADUATION HATS; TRUCK WITH “F.M. BROWN SONS”, BUILDING INCLUDING A WATER WHEEL!!! A “BRIGHTER FURNITURE FACTORY WITH “GOOD LUCK TO YOU” AND HUGE SWANS; AN ORCHESTRA WITH PIANO; FIRE TRUCK WITH BUNTINGS AND CLEARLY ON THE HOOD “SHILLINGTON”! NONE HAVE WRITING ON THE BACK AND THERE IS NO FURTHER INFORMATION, BUT WHAT A WONDERFUL GROUP! ALL MEASURE ABOUT 5″ X 3 1/16″ AND ARE SEPIA TONED AND IN VERY VERY NICE CONDITION…PLEASE NOTE : OUR PRICES ARE FIRM. THEY ARE THE LOWEST WE CAN SELL IT FOR. WE DO NOT ACCEPT OFFERS.IF YOU OFFER..YOU WILL BE BLOCKED