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Mason County Forest Festival parade (FHS773)

Image ID:  FHS773
Image Date:  [1954]
Image Title:  [Paul Bunyan, Mason County Forest Festival parade.]
Image Caption:  "Paul Bunyan" riding atop a load of giant logs, leads the parade of the annual Mason County Forest Festival down the main street of Shelton, Washington (Railroad Ave.). "Bunyan" is Wayne Allen [of] Belfair, Washington, 6'5", 230-pounds, who annually plays [the] Bunyan role. Carrying a 12-foot double-bitted axe (carved of wood).
Photographer:  [unknown]
Use Restrictions:  Permission from the Forest History Society required for any use of this image.
Repository Contact Information:  Forest History Society, Inc.; 701 William Vickers Ave., Durham, NC 27701; Tel.: (919) 682-9319; Fax: (919) 682-2349.