In this historic photograph, school children can be seen aboard a parade float in the state of Texas, during a celebration marking the observance of 'Child Health Day'. The original image was scanned from a glass lantern slide donated by the Minnesota Department of Health, and is one of a historical collection of documents and photographs devoted to observances of Child Health Day in the United States.
CDC/ Minnesota Department of Health, R.N. Barr Library; Librarians Melissa Rethlefsen and Marie Jones
November 27, 2012
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