IT’S ROSE FESTIVAL FLEET WEEK!

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Rose Festival Fleet Week in 1939 brought the USS Philadelphia to Portland. It is seen 
here tied up along the seawall at the foot of SW Salmon St. in front of the old Public Market building.

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U.S. Navy sailors marching across the Morrison Bridge in the Rose Parade of 1961

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