Tyler Rose Parade – 10/20/2018

The rose industry has been a major industry in the Tyler area for decades. This was their 85th annual parade.

Bonnie and Helen (club Pres.) working the walk registration.

Jan (former Pres.) with Ed in the background.

I believe this school wall is WPA but haven’t been able to prove it yet.

Carol and Ed and the brick street which is WPA construction from before 1942.

1892 Queen Anne style home

1878 Classical Revival, Italianate, Stick/Eastlake style!

1955 College Hill Missionary Baptist Church

Entrance gate to the Rose Garden

Harvey Convention Center across the street from the Rose Museum.

The roses weren’t at the best in the garden due to several days of heavy rain.

Walking down Front Street with the parade.

Pom Pom drill team.

Another drill team.

Brookshire’s float with pretty girls.

Shriner clowns.

1888 Classical Revival house

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I am an avid Volksmarcher. I belong to Texas County Walkers in Mesquite.
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