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Name Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival

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Image of Apple Blossom Festival, 1951 - 46-33i thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1951 - 46-33i thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1951. Grand Feature Parade. Float of Queen Shenandoah XXIV (Guri Lie, daughter of UN Secretary-General Trygve Lie), passing the A&P supermarket in the rain. Order of march conjectural. Date given as May 1951. See information in Trail of Pink Petals, pp. 47-48.

Image of Apple Blossom Festival, 1951 - 46-33j thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1951 - 46-33j thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1951. Grand Feature Parade. Unidentified float, about to pass the A&P supermarket in the rain. Order of march conjectural. Date given as May 1951.

Image of Apple Blossom 1951 - 46-37h thl

Apple Blossom 1951 - 46-37h thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1951. Virginia Apple Storage float, Grand Feature Parade.

Image of Apple Blossom Festival, 1928 - Dirigible - 1360-31 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, 1928 - Dirigible - 1360-31 wfchs

Apple Blossom Festival, 1928. The dirigible that was at the Apple Blossom Festival, taking off from or landing in a field. Date given as May 3 (or) 4, 1928.

Image of Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113a wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113a wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, Handley High School, probably 1941. Students in 18th century uniform performing drill.

Image of Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113b wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113b wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, Handley High School, probably 1941. "Humpty Dumpties" (large beanbags behind which are younger students on hobbyhorses - see Fletcher, Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival, p. 46).

Image of Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113c wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113c wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, Handley High School, probably 1941. Equestrian woman riding sidesaddle, "Humpty Dumpties" in background, next act on right.

Image of Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113d wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113d wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, Handley High School, probably 1941. Students in Civil War costume performing quadrille (an ancestor of the square dance).

Image of Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113e wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113e wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, Handley High School, probably 1941. Four girl students dancing with flowers.

Image of Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113f wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, 1941(?) - 78-113f wfchs

Apple Blossom Pageant, Handley High School, probably 1941. Eight students performing line dance(?).

Image of Apple Blossom, 1931 - 1682-5 thl

Apple Blossom, 1931 - 1682-5 thl

Apple Blossom, 1931. Conclusion of coronation ceremony for Queen Shenandoah VIII (Patricia Darce Morton). The new Queen escorted by Admiral Richard E. Byrd. Prof. McIlwee conducting the Handley Orchestra.. Photographic postcard, used. (Image enhanced.)

Image of Apple Blossom Parade, 1939 - 7-304a wfchs

Apple Blossom Parade, 1939 - 7-304a wfchs

Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, 1939. Gore High School float, "Wonderland", sponsored by Virginia Glass & Sand Corp. Date given as May 1939.

Image of Apple Blossom Parade, 1939 - 7-304b wfchs

Apple Blossom Parade, 1939 - 7-304b wfchs

Apple Blossom Grand Feature Parade, 1939. Gore High School float, "Wonderland", sponsored by Virginia Glass & Sand Corp. Date given as May 1939.

Image of Apple Blossom 1948 - 46-35 thl

Apple Blossom 1948 - 46-35 thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1948. Unidentified social occasion during the event. Queen Shenandoah XXI (Gretchen VanZandt Merrill) sans crown in a large group including Harry Flood Byrd Jr. and wife Gretchen Thomson Byrd (Queen Shenandoah XIV). Additional persons identified by key as Virginia B. Sargent, "Snag" Sargent", Ed Molden.

Image of Apple Blossom 1949 - 46-36a thl

Apple Blossom 1949 - 46-36a thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1949. Queen Shenandoah XXII (Margaret Thors) and her court. Three scans on one sheet of 11" x 8.5" paper.

Image of Apple Blossom 1949 - 46-36b thl

Apple Blossom 1949 - 46-36b thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1949. Queen Shenandoah XXII (Margaret Thors) crowned by US Vice President Alben W. Barkley. Three scans on one sheet of 11" x 8.5" paper.

Image of Apple Blossom 1949 - 46-36c thl

Apple Blossom 1949 - 46-36c thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1949. Queen Shenandoah XXII (Margaret Thors) presiding over Queen's Banquet(?), attended by Grand Marshal Bob Hope and various Court members including Jean Marie Robinson and Elizabeth Steck Arthur (daughter of Queen Shenandoah I). Three scans on one sheet of 11" x 8.5" paper.

Image of Apple Blossom 1951 - 46-37a thl

Apple Blossom 1951 - 46-37a thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1951. Guri Lie (Queen Shenandoah XXIV), publicity photograph from Festival program.

Image of Apple Blossom 1951 - 46-37b thl

Apple Blossom 1951 - 46-37b thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1951. Queen Shenandoah XXIV (Guri Lie) with Maids of Honor Sally Sylvia Pratt and Mary Marshall Steck.

Image of Apple Blossom 1951 - 46-37c thl

Apple Blossom 1951 - 46-37c thl

Apple Blossom Festival, 1951. Queen Shenandoah XXIV (Guri Lie, center) with Maids of Honor Sally Sylvia Pratt and Mary Marshall Steck, in formal gowns.