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Need help putting together history of local festivals


I am putting together the history of the Colorama/Western Festival/Festival of Lights since the beginning.

I have a rodeo picture as far back as 1952. The rodeo had been held in Pleasant Valley, down by the now-Credit Union, and maybe a couple other places before moving to the present location in Delano. During the Western Festival, most of the events were held in the Coulee Dam area, and in later years expanded to Grand Coulee.

I need any history you might have in your garage or closet, etc. I would most like pictures of the early queens, parade, carnivals, etc. If you have things you w...

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