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Sydney Harbour Bridge - 1938

Mitzi Strother, Miss Florida 1941, posing with a seaside backdrop

Wine cooler with A Pageant Battle with Elephants

Plate 15: Rivers and goddesses, with floating islands guided by pole bearers, female figures seated on a dolphin and a tortoise, and three female musicians seated on a floating scallop shell , from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 2: The Argonaut Amphion led by Mercury (Anfione Argon. condotto da Mercurio), with a fantastic beast head at the prow and Amphion seated at the stern, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 7: Peleo et Talamone Argonauti condotti da Tetide, from The magnificent pageant on the Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke (Le Manifique Carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du grand Duc)

The Argonauts led by Minerva (Reale dell armata di Argonuti con da Minerves), from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Title page from 'The magnificent pageant on the Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc); two figures holding a curtain inscribed with title and other details

Plate 16: The Argonaut Asterion led by a young figure of lightning (Asterione argonote condoti da Giove fulmina), with two female figures seated between Asterion and the figure of lightning, and a horse enveloped in clouds at the ship's prow, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 13: Argonauts Meleager and Tydeus led by Cupid (Meleagro et Tideo Argonotes condotti da Cupido), from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 14: The Argonauts Eurytus, Echion, and Aethalides (Eurito Echione e Etalide Argonote), led by Mercury in the form of a peacock, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 16: Ship of musicians with the sea god Claucus and tritons (Barcha di musici rapra Clauco dio marino e Tritoni), from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 1: Ship of Hercules (Barcha del Hercole), with dragon-headed prow and Hercules on platform behind oarsmen and standing soldiers, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 3: Captain of the army of Chalchis (Capitana del armata de Colco), from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 6: Ship of Castor and Pollux (Barcha de Castor et Poluce), from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 18: Orpheus led by Bacchus (Orfeo condotto da Bacco), from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 12: Atalanta led by Diana (Atalata condoti da Diana), accompanied by warriors bearing shields and spears, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 8: Polyphemus and Palemonius led by Ceres (Polifemo e Palemonio Argonauti condotti da Cerere), with sterncastle in the form of a volcano, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 9: Argonauts Hicleus and Naucleus led in the float of Neptune (Hicleo e Naucleo Argon. condotti nel carro di Nattunno), with male sea creatures blowing horns from the water below, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Calais and Zetes led by Boreas and Oreithyia (Calai e Zeti condotti da Borea et Oritia), with female-headed sea creatures at the prow and stern, and a tree at shipdeck center, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 11: Idmon and Mopsus guided by Apollo (Idmone ea Mopso Argonoti guidati da Apollo), with an aureole around Apollo's head, from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

Plate 10: Agamemnon and Menelaus seated in a boat accompanied by other figures including Vulcan (Agamennone et Menelao Argn. condoti da Vulcano), from the series 'The magnificent pageant on the river Arno in Florence for the marriage of the Grand Duke' (Le Magnifique carousel fait sur le fleuve de l'Arne a Florence, pour le mariage du Grand Duc), for the wedding celebration of Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, 1608

map from "The Pageant of the Company of Sheremen and Taylors, in Coventry, as performed by them on the festival of Corpus Christi; together with other pageants, exhibited on occasion of several royal visits to that city; and two specimens of ancient local poetry. [Edited by Thomas Sharp.]"

[Pageant participants costumed as Pilgrims and Natives, posed beneath a banner "En Avant!"]

New York City - the grand demonstration on "Liberty Day," October 28th - the military and civic procession passing down lower Broadway, with the naval pageant in the distance [Bird's-eye view]

Atlantic City, N.J. - beauty pageant

[New Orleans, La., Mardi Gras Day, the "Red" Pageant]

Rex Pageant, Mardi Gras Day, New Orleans, La.

Act 2 Mission Play, San Gabriel, California, Pageant of the Indian Crafts

The most spectacular pageant of modern times, the Durbar, Delhi, India

Inauguration of President Roosevelt, March 4, 1905 / The splendid pageant sweeping through Pennsylvania Ave.

[American Colony children in Fourth of July pageant, Jerusalem, showing boys lined up holding toy rifles and Anna Grace and Tanetta Vester holding flags]

The "Rex" pageant, Mardi Gras Day, New Orleans, La.

Lady de Blaquiere, in auto, during Bath Pageant

N.Y.C. - "The Approved Order of Redmen" marching in street parade, showing "Indian period" of historical pageant

[Mrs. William Hoppin, Jr. and Mrs. Gordon Brown in Greek Pageant]

Society women in Greek pageant: Grace Walters, Mrs. Arthur Scott Burden, Mr. A. Herter (artists who designed pageant), Mrs. J.B. Eustis, Martha White and Miss M.R. White

In the Albert Hall, Pageant of Professions honored at International Alliance Congress

Trial of John Peter Zenger - historical pageant

Pageant of Peterborough, New Hamphshire

Pageant of Peterborough, New Hampshire

Pageant of Peterborough, New Hamphshire

[Woman Suffrage. Street Car, Susan B. Anthony Pageant]

To All Women, Greeting: Woman Suffrage Pageant and Mass Meeting

Suffrage pageant [L.I.]

Suffrage pageant - Long Island

Suffrage pageant - Washington, 1913

Suffrage Pageant - flower girls L.I., N.Y.

Oldest suffragette - Mrs. Rhoda Glover in Pageant

Suffrage pageant - Long Island

Tableaux, Treasury Wash., D.C. (Suff. Pageant)

Suffrage pageant

[Hedwig Reicher as Columbia] in Suffrage Pageant

Pageant - Long Island

WOMAN SUFFRAGE. STREET CAR, SUSAN B. ANTHONY PAGEANT

[Central High School pageant]

Central High School pageant

Rev. Wilmot's pageant, Somerville, Mass.

"7 Ages" from pageant of "As You Like It", Brooklyn

Blue Jay - Newark Pageant

Central High School pageant

Central High School pageant

[Central High School pageant]

[Maria Downey Werner as Victory, part of rehersal for Belgian Pageant that was later performed for the King and Queen of Belgium during their visit to Washington, D.C.]

WOMAN SUFFRAGE. STREET CAR, SUSAN B. ANTHONY PAGEANT

[Central High School pageant]

Central High School pageant

The "Star of Ethiopia" is the name of a pageant which will be given in Washington the week of October tenth .... [Washington, D.C. 1915].

[The dance of the Children of the Sunshine. [#4140: Miss Mackay's Pageant Children of Sunshine and Shadow as presented at Washington Irving High School. L.W. Hine.] Location: New York, New York (State) / L.W. Hine.

[The dance of the Children of the Sunshine. [#4140: Miss Mackay's Pageant Children of Sunshine and Shadow as presented at Washington Irving High School. L.W. Hine.] Location: New York, New York (State) / L.W. Hine.

["Knowledge" and "Greed". [#4140: Miss Mackay's Pageant Children of Sunshine and Shadow as presented at Washington Irving High School. L.W. Hine.] Location: New York, New York (State) / L.W. Hine.

["Joy". "I am Joy, with morning shod." [#4140: Miss Mackay's Pageant Children of Sunshine and Shadow as presented at Washington Irving High School. L.W. Hine.] Location: New York, New York (State) / L.W. Hine.

["Play". L.W. Hine [#4140: Miss Mackay's Pageant Children of Sunshine and Shadow as presented at Washington Irving High School.] Location: New York, New York (State) / L.W. Hine.

[From left to right -- upper row: "Joy" (figure 3) carries branch of flowers; "Play" (4) a hoop; "Legislation" (5) shield; "Public Opinion" (6) a trumpet; "Knowledge" (7) a key; "Greed" (8) a sword. L.W. Hine [#4140: Miss Mackay's Pageant Children of Sunshine and Shadow as presented at Washington Irving High School.] Location: New York, New York (State) / L.W. Hine.

[Children of the Shadow. [#4140: Miss Mackay's Pageant Children of Sunshine and Shadow as presented at Washington Irving High School. L. W. Hine.] Location: New York, New York (State) / L.W. Hine.

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Amer. Misc. - Fourth of July Pageant, Wash., D.C. French and Serbian section

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Entertainments - American Red Cross Pageant at Huntington, L.I., New York. Photo shows the Flemish Episode in the American Red Cross Pageant held on the Rosemary Estate, Huntington, L.I., New York. Ethel Barrymore, the well known actress, played the leading role in this episode

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Amer. Misc. - 4th of July Pageant, Washington, D.C. The "Sytro", a modern national dance of Greece on steps of the Treasury Building, Washington, D.C

Ceremonies - Preparedness Day, Washington, D.C. - Greek pageant, July 4, 1918, Washington, D.C

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Entertainments - Red Cross Pageant at "Rosemary," Huntington, L.I. Scene at the Red Cross pagant heldon the "Rosemary" estate, Huntington, L.I. The country's leading actor and operatic stars participated; the receipts were donated to the Red Cross

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Entertainments - Photo shows young girls, as they appeared in a pageant for the American Red Cross, New Orleans, LA., May 18, 1918. The girls represented Red Cross nurses of the Allied Nations

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Amer. Misc. - War Activities: Celebrations Alpena, Mich. Pageant after parade on July 4, 1918

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - Parades. Military pageant at State Fair Grounds, Saint Paul, Minn. The colors of the First Minnesota Field Artillery, now the 151st Field Artillery, passing in final review before the citizens of Saint Paul

Ceremonies - Illinois - Centennial Pageant at Evanston, Ill. The schools of the whole state of Illinois, this year elaborately celebrated the Illinois Centennial with patriotic pageants. Photo shows pageant with America in the center, France on one side, and Great Britain on the other and Belgium appealing to America for help

Ceremonies - New York - American Red Cross parade. Some of the workers passing in review before the President. Led by the President some 75,000 persons, Red Cross workers, soldiers and sailors and relatives of men in the Service took part in the greatest pageant New York has ever witnessed. The President marched at the head of the procession to the reviewing stand then stood in the stand for several hours while the great host marched in review before him

[William Faversham, Julie Opp and sons William, Jr. and Philip posed in the Rosemary Open-Air Theatre, Huntington, Long Island, site of the National Red Cross Pageant, Oct. 5, 1917] / Bangs, N.Y.

[Rehearsal for the National Red Cross Pageant held at the Rosemary Open-Air Theatre, Huntington, Long Island, Oct. 5, 1917]

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Entertainments - American Red Cross Pageant, Huntington, L.I., New York. Photo shows Greek dancers in Greek Episode in the American Red Cross Pageant held on Rosemary Estate, Huntington, L.I., New York

Stageland's celebrities to produce greatest pageant seen in aid of Red Cross. The National Pageant will be one of the most dramatic statements of historic facts yet seen. The Pageant will embody a classic prologue in which a great altar of peace will be dedicated and enthroned thereon will be a figure representing Civilization of Enlightenment. Following the prologue will be a sucession of festival scenes in which Belgium, Italy, France, England, and Russia, lay upon the Altar of Peace symbols of their greatest achievements. To be directed by Thomas Wood Stevens. Artists who will appear are Faversham; Southern; Barrymore; Lackaye; Marjorie Rambeau; Peggy Wood; Grace La Rue; Emma Frohman and others

[Joseph Lindon Smith, Albert Herter, and Evan Evans standing by the waterfall at the Rosemary Open-Air Theatre, Huntington, Long Island, site of the National Red Cross Pageant, Oct. 5, 1917]

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Amer. Misc. - 4th of July Pageant, Washington, D.C. Cuba furnished a delegation of typical beauties in pleasing costumes. The setting here is the Cuban legation on Sixteenth St., Washington, D.C

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Entertainments - Red Cross Pageant at "Rosemary" Huntington, L.I. Scene at the Red Cross pageant held on the "Rosemary" estate, Huntington, L.I. The country's leading actor and operatic stars participated in the drama; the receipts were donated to the Red Cross

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Amer. Misc. - 4th of July Pageant, Washington, D.C. A wedding party in India, in the Great Britain group

[Actresses Frances Starr and Bijou Fernandez counting money collected at the National Red Cross Pageant, Huntington, Long Island, Oct. 5, 1917]

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Amer. Misc. - Fourth of July Pageant, Wash., D.C. French and Serbian section listening to an address

American Red Cross - Entertainments - American Red Cross Pageant, Huntington, L.I., New York. Photo shows the characters in the French Episode of the American Red Cross Pageant held on the Rosemary Estate, Huntington, L.I., N.Y., 1917. Left to right: Eugene O'Brien, Miss Ivy Troutman, Jeanne Eagles, Alison Mc Bain, Mrs. Ben Ali Haggin, Ina Claire, Clifton Webb, Margaret Boyd and Aimee Dalmores

U.S. Benefits Pageant

Ceremonies - Independence Day, 1918 - Amer. Misc. - Fourth of July Pageant, Wash., D.C. French and Serbian section

Ceremonies - New York - American Red Cross parades. Some of the workers passing in review before the President. Led by the President some 75,000 persons, Red Cross Workers, soldiers and sailors, and relatives of men in the Service took part in the greatest pageant New York has ever witnessed. The President marched at the head of the procession to the reviewing stand and then stood in the stand for several hours while the great host marched in review before him

[Actors rehearsing at the Rosemary Open-Air Theatre, Huntington, Long Island, site of the National Red Cross Pageant, Oct. 5, 1917]