Automobiles; History; Detroit; Jubilee. Parade floats

1946-06-01

Large crowd watches parade floats in front of the Soldier's and Sailor's monument at Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan for the 1946 Golden Automotive Jubilee celebration. "The year also marked the 50th anniversary of the American automobile and the 150th anniversary of the raising of the flag over Wayne County ... the Jubilee was to be a gala event on the scale of a world's fair, which would demonstrate to the entire world Detroit's civic unity and continued prosperity," from Detroit Public Library's website


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