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Name Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival

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Image of "Hopalong Cassidy" at Apple Blossom Parade - 1-22 wfchs

"Hopalong Cassidy" at Apple Blossom Parade - 1-22 wfchs

Actor William S. Boyd in character as Hopalong Cassidy at Apple Blossom Parade, 1953. 131-137 North Loudoun Street in background. Smaller cropped print also in envelope.

Image of Apple Blossom 1931 - 1037-4 wfchs

Apple Blossom 1931 - 1037-4 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, 1931. Coronation of Miss Patricia Morton, Manchester, England, as Queen Shenandoah VIII by Admiral Byrd. Flanked by Rev. F.L. Flickinger of Centenary Reformed Church and Rev. Robert B. Nelson of Christ Episcopal Church. See also 1406-120 thl.

Image of Apple Blossom Festival, 1930 - 1077-9 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, 1930 - 1077-9 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, 1930. Handley School floatturning the corner at Washington and Piccadilly Streets. 142 North Washington Street in background. Compare Fletcher, Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival, p. 29 ph a.

Image of Queen Shenandoah IV on float - 1168-224 wfchs

Queen Shenandoah IV on float - 1168-224 wfchs

Isabella Tyson Gilpin, Queen Shenandoah IV, on her float in front of the George Washington Hotel. The Queen is wearing her beaded headdress that took the place of the extremely valuable jeweled crown during most of the Apple Blossom activities that year. Date given as 1927. See also 1268-2 wfchs.

Image of Handley High School Band - 1175-473 wfchs

Handley High School Band - 1175-473 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, c. 1931. Handley High School Band marching in early Apple Blossom Parade (circa 1931?). Passing by First Baptist Church on Fairmont Avenue side, on way to Fairgrounds (parade last ended there in 1934). Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival, 1931".

Image of Apple Blossom Parade, 1989 - 1175-902 wfchs

Apple Blossom Parade, 1989 - 1175-902 wfchs

Apple Blossom Parade, 1989. Apple Blossom floats on Cameron Street, taken from top of Court Sq Autopark. Rouss City Hall in background.

Image of Lord Nicholas Fairfax - 1177-11 thl

Lord Nicholas Fairfax - 1177-11 thl

Lord Nicholas Fairfax (14th Baron Fairfax of Cameron) in Winchester, VA for Apple Blossom Festival (possibly also Fort Loudoun Day ceremonies, held a week later). Standing in front of George Washington Office Museum. Collateral relative of Lord Thomas Fairfax (6th Baron Fairfax of Cameron).

Image of Apple Blossom Parade 2003 - Pipers and F&IWFunit - 1177-9b thl

Apple Blossom Parade 2003 - Pipers and F&IWFunit - 1177-9b thl

Apple Blossom Parade 2003. Contingent of costumed French & Indian War Foundation members following bagpipe unit. Date given as May 2003.

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15a thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15a thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Norman L. Baker in leadoff unit, with group banner. Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007".

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15b thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15b thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Second unit, persons in historical costumes with banner, "George Washington Defended This Frontier, 1755-1758". Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007". Person in warpaint is probably Dick Bower.

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15c thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15c thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Individual member of second unit. Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007".

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15d thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15d thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Last member of second unit, preceding third ("Daniel Morgan of Winchester") unit. Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007".

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15e thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15e thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Individual member of third ("Daniel Morgan of Winchester") unit. Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007".

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15f thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15f thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Members of third ("Daniel Morgan of Winchester") unit. Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007". Left to right (in front): Steve Resan, Cheryl Dykeson(?), unknown; other persons to be identified.

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15g thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15g thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Members of fourth ("Col. James Wood, Founder of Winchester") unit. Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007".

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15h thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15h thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Member of fourth ("Col. James Wood") unit on horseback. Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007".

Image of Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15i thl

Apple Blossom Festival 2007 - 1177-15i thl

French and Indian War Foundation participation in Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, May 2007. Covered wagon with two black horses, bringing up the rear of the F&IWF contingent. Filed under "Apple Blossom Festival 2007".

Image of Apple Blossom Parade 2003 - Pipers and F&IWFunit - 1177-9a thl

Apple Blossom Parade 2003 - Pipers and F&IWFunit - 1177-9a thl

Apple Blossom Parade 2003. Bagpipe unit preceding contingent of costumed French & Indian War Foundation members. Date given as May 2003.

Image of Apple Blossom Festival, 1927 - 12-204 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, 1927 - 12-204 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, 1927. "Apple King of Fruits" float, probably entering fairgrounds near end of parade during Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival 1927.

Image of Standard Oil float  - 12-210 wfchs

Standard Oil float - 12-210 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, 1930s. Standard Oil float advertising "Aerotype Esso" fuel, mockup of single engine monoplane, two people in pilot's gear, etc. Street appears wet. Date estimated as late 1930s.