From the Digital Collections: Issaquah Labor Day Celebration


Labor Day Parade, 1910s
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“They are going to have a big time here Labor Day. They are going to have sports as usual in the afternoon, the races for the children, Ladies race, Leap Frog Race, Old Mans Race, Base Running & Ball throwing and all sorts of things.”
– Letter from Minnie Wilson to her fiancé Jake Schomber, August 30, 1919
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Want to read more about Issaquah’s notorious Labor Day Celebrations? See our blog post from September 1, 2011. Want to see more pictures from previous Issaquah Labor Day Celebrations? Head over to our Digital Collections and search for “Labor Day”.