Local History Department -
Photo of the Month
Plainfield Fourth of July Parade Carriage on East Front Street, 1876.
This colorized image of a decorated carriage for the 1876 Plainfield Fourth of July parade (the Centennial celebration) was reproduced by Coronet Photos of Plainfield. The actual photographic print measures 16" x 20". The carriage is on the 100 block of East Front Street, in front of what would later become Hanewald's Bakery. Next door is Miller's Pharmacy, which would become Lion Shoes.
Photographic Preproduction circa 1960s - 1970s by Coronet Photos.