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Title
"Conquest of India by Alexander the Great" float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
Contributor
Tournament of Roses (subject)
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
copyrighted
Copyright is owned by the UC Regents
Description
Text from original nitrate sleeve: Tournament of Roses Parade
A floral replica of an Indian temple on the back with Alice Williams and Anna McDougal as veiled princesses seated on the steps, and two floral chargers pulling Alexander, played by Sammy Schwartz, in a golden chariot in the front. The float was entered by the Pasadena Water Dept. The float is seen at the intersection of Colorado Boulevard and Orange Grove Blvd.
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: 12584, 23
34.14549950316556
The theme for the forty-seventh Rose Parade was "History in Flowers"
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
-118.16019058227539
Type
image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
edu.ucla.library.specialCollections.losAngelesDailyNews:1833
12584
uclamss_1379_12584-19
ark:/21198/zz0025545x
Subject
Floats (Parades) -- California -- Pasadena
Spectators -- California -- Pasadena
Parades & processions -- California -- Pasadena
Culture
Events
Place
Pasadena (Calif.)
Relation
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archive. Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA

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