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Title
Pageant floats readied under big top
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
1958
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
Photograph caption dated December 3, 1958 reads, "Workers are currently engaged in last-minute preparations on 33 Valley church floats that will glide down Van Nuys boulevard in annual Bethlehem Star Parade at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Tent is 400 feet in length and 100 feet wide, making it largest 'Big Top' ever erected in Valley. It is set up in parking lot of Van Nuys-Sherman Oaks Memorial Park at 14201 Huston St."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00115675
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d017_f19_i25
CARL0005314578
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/49306
Subject
Tents--California--Los Angeles
Parking lots--California--Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles)
Palms--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Flags
Telephone booths--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys Sherman Oaks War Memorial Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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