The first entry for today is entitled, "Big Sky Country" and is from the State of Montana.
This entry from the Native Sons and Daughters of the Golden West is entitled, "It's The Small Things That Count" and features Smokey The Bear.
...and here's a close up of Michigan State's band. UCLA and Michigan were playing in the Rose Bowl that year.
Last up from this series is a shot of the Long Beach Mounted Police.
If you would like to view the rest of the 1966 Rose Parade, including photos of Walt Disney as Grand Marshal, Fess Parker as Davy Crockett, and the Walt Disney Studios/Burbank float, click here: (Link).
Happy 2010 to everyone!