Tulip Festival Grounds, Holland, Michigan

This image shows a group of women and girls actively involved in tending the tulips at the Tulip Time Festival grounds. In the background is a traditional Dutch windmill, used to pump water from the low-lying ground and allow for agriculture and housing to be built.

The L.L. Cook Co., Milwaukee, WI

The description states:

IT’S TULIP TIME IN HOLLAND EVERY YEAR IN MAY

Holland, Michigan

Always happy and pleasant, the high school girls (Dutch Dancers) add color to one of the world’s greatest attractions, The Holland Tulip Festival which is held each year in May.

–The Dutch Dancers mentioned are one of a very large group of performers who demonstrate accurate reproductions of traditional Dutch dances during the festival.

This card is dated 1951.

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