Make way for the queen

Make way for the queen
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Title: Make way for the queen

Scene in Prospect Park at the annual Anniversary Day parade of the Brooklyn Sunday School Union, showing procession of African American children; boy with walking stick leading procession, girl with bouquet behind him; four girls holding parasols; two girls holding train of girl with bouquet. Caption on verso: "Make Way for the Queen: In a blaze of crepe paper, the queen of Galilee Baptist Church strides regally past thre reviewing stand with a full retinue of loyal attendants."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Jun. 11, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Holidays
Subject: Parades
Sunday schools
African American children
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: HOLI 0321