Happy 4th!

In 1910, Kingston’s first 4th of July parade rolled through town.

Captain Jones in the Shallop float, 4th of July Parade, 1910

Captain Jones in the Shallop float, 4th of July Parade, 1910

Jones River Village Club float, 4th of July Parade, 1910

Jones River Village Club float, 4th of July Parade, 1910

Grand Army of the Republic float, 4th of July Parade, 1910

Grand Army of the Republic float, 4th of July Parade, 1910

Parade riders, 4th of July Parade, 1910

Parade riders, 4th of July Parade, 1910

More photos from this parade are here and here.

 

Source: LHR General Image Collection IC7

 

For more, visit the Kingston Public Library, and the Local History Room, and the full blog at piqueoftheweek.wordpress.com.

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