Skip to main content

Image / Navy Day celebration, 1945

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Navy Day celebration, 1945
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Stewart, Lucille
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at for additional information.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Los Angeles Mayor Fletcher Bowron addresses a crowd commemorating the USS Los Angeles (CA-135) at Los Angeles Harbor during a Navy Day celebration held on October 27, 1945. The sign hanging behind Bowron reads, "This fighting ship sponsored and made possible by war bond purchases of the people of Los Angeles. Captain John A. Snackenberg, commander of the ship, stands to the right of Bowron.
1 photographic print :b&w ;11 x 14 cm.
Photographic prints
Lucille Stewart Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
Snackenberg, John A
Bowron, Fletcher,--1887-1968
United States.--Navy
Los Angeles (Cruiser)
Cruisers (Warships)--United States
Warships--United States
Ship captains--United States
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Harbors--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Harbor (Calif.)

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: