From the 1800s to the 2000s: Here's a look at Pioneer Day entries, past and present

Published: Wednesday, July 24 2013 9:11 a.m. MDT

Utah State Historical Society
The first Pioneer Day parade was held in 1849, and the tradition has continued ever since. Although technology and parade routes have changed over the years, the pageantry and pomp of the occasion has not.

Here's a look at parade entries from Pioneer Day parades of the past.

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