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This black and white photographic postcard features two horses hitched up to a float for a parade. A young man stands at the back of the float with a sign in his hand. The float contains nine women sitting with a banner along the front. The banner represents the Ancient Order of United Workmen female auxiliary, also known as the Degree of Honor. There is handwriting on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Baldwin City (Kan.), Douglas County (Kan.), Correspondence, Invitations, Floats (Parades), Sororities
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Hackett, Cora, "Postcard: Martha Washington and Wives of Cabinet Float" (1911). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1310.
Martha Washington and Wives of Cabinet. Degree of Honor. My Lodge picture I'm not here. Mrs. Hackett. The Degree of Honor are invited to attend social at Masonic Hall given by the A. O.U. W. tonight (Monday, 13 Nov). Hope you can come. Mrs. Lockwood Mrs. Cora Hackett, West Baldwin, Kans.