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Title
"Sitting on top of the World" float in the Tournament of Roses, Pasadena, 1927
Contributor
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Bartlett, Adelbert, 1887-1966 (photographer)
Tournament of Roses (subject)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Bartlett (Adelbert) Papers
Rights Information
copyrighted
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Description
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: 2077 2078 - 2079 - 2080 [other numbers torn off at top] Pasadena Rose Tournament NYear 1927 to 1950, 11, 6x8 [Struck out: 1926, 192[4?] 2081 2082 2083 Panorama of Santa Monica bay from Palisades Park, showing beach clubs popular with movie and tourist groups]
Handwritten at edge of negative: 2079
Archway of flowers representing a hill with cottages and with a floral "Beverly Hills" sign, with floral globe within the arch, with woman in hat visible over top of arch at left, small group of people visible through arch. The float was entered by the city of Beverly Hills.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
1927 was the first year the the Tournament of Roses Parade had a theme, "Songs in Flowers," with each float typifying a song
Type
image
Format
1 photographic negative
Identifier
edu.ucla.library.specialCollections.bartlett:1889
uclamss_1300_1923
1923
ark:/21198/zz002bxv1x
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Floats (Parades) -- California -- Pasadena
Parades & processions -- California -- Pasadena
Place
California
Pasadena
Relation
Adelbert Bartlett Papers. Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA

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