Fourth of July float in Silverton, Colorado
Photograph depicting a group of girls sitting on a horse-drawn, tiered wagon or float for the 4th of July celebrations in Silverton, Colorado circa 1890-1910. The girls wear hats and dresses, as well as sashes that read, "Colorado." The float is decorated with stars and strips cloth. There are two men riding on the float as well; the driver wears striped pants, a vest, and a top hat with the American flag on it, while the other man wears a bowler hat and suit. The horses' bridles are decorated with flowers and American flags. This photograph was shot by an unidentified photographer.
Donated by Maryan Atkinson Perin in 1981.