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    Children in Easter bunny costumes from 1960.

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    Four girls decorating Easter eggs in a classroom in 1938.

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    Mrs. Richard C. Churchill poses wearing an Easter hat in 1944.

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    Sailors at an Easter service in 1942.

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    Soldiers at Easter service in April 1942.

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    1953 Young woman, with large Easter bonnet.

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    Girl wearing Easter bonnet decorated with model airplane in 1953

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    Going to or from church on State Street in 1941.

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    Children in Easter bunny costumes from 1960.

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    A Portland police officer holds a little boy in front of State Street Church on Easter in 1959.

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    Two young women, wearing Easter bonnets from 1953. One seems to have a milk bottle on her head.

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    In 1959, almost anyone could buy a rabbit for Easter.

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    An Easter dance group in 1958.

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    Karen Louise Gaines, age 5 in a baby chick-themed Easter hat in 1956.

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    Easter pedestrians on State Street in 1941.

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