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Winter Carnival Parade

By: Anonymous (not verified) | Item of the Day | January 27, 2023

Today's Winter Carnival item is a photo of the 1940 parade as it passed the Cathedral. This year's King Boreas Grande Day Parade will be held tomorrow, Jan. 28 in downtown St. Paul.

Item ID: MR2.9 SP9.1 1940 m4 (Locator Number)