This photograph of a parade in downtown La Porte was taken in the 1950s. The fire truck pictured was brand new at the time. You can see the La Porte Cleaners and the Port Cafe in the background.
About the Monthly Featured Item
The La Porte Heritage Society has many items on display at the Depot Museum. Each month we will feature a photograph or an item from our collection in this space, so please check back often. As ever, we invite you to visit the Depot Museum during our regular hours on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. to see our collection up close and personal. If you are interested in visiting during the week, please call 281-471-0493 to arrange for a personal tour. Admission to the Depot Museum is always free for groups and individuals.