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Title
"Lindy Does It" for Burbank
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1957
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Original photograph has several stains.
Photograph caption dated January 1, 1957 reads "Floral replica of Charles Lindbergh's plane, 'Spirit of St. Louis,' and its record-making first solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean was Burbank's entry in parade. Eiffel Tower and Champs Elysees were beacons for plane as it flew over blue floral sea. More than 350,000 flowers went into Burbank float. Construction was directed by Wallace Fraser, president of Burbank's Tournament of Roses Association, and Russ Soden, carpenter foreman at Burbank public service yard."; See images #00141204 through #00141214 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00141204
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d049_f22_i10
CARL0005726529
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/70190
Subject
Tournament of Roses
Parade floats--California--Pasadena
Trees--California--Pasadena
Streets--California--Pasadena
Pasadena (Calif.)
Night photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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