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Crown Prince Gustav Adolf and Crown Princess Louise of Sweden at the Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, 1926
Date Created and/or Issued
July 22, 1926
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-2134
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Crown Princess Louise and Crown Prince Gustav Adolf of Sweden presented with gifts at a reception at the Shrine Auditorium on the day of their arrival in Los Angeles. The painting behind them is a view of Santa Monica Bay through eucalypti by a local artist given by local Swedish-Americans. A bust portrait of Abraham Lincoln, on the right, by local Swedish sculptor Edstrom, was a gift of local Swedish-Americans. Crown Princess Louise holds a bouquet of flowers.
In 1926-1927, Crown Prince Gustav Adolf and Crown Princess Louise of Sweden made an international trip around the world to benefit Swedish interests, which was described as a great success, especially the trip to the USA, during which they travelled over the nation from New York to San Francisco.
Text from negative sleeve: Sweden, Gustavus Adolphus
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Gustav VI Adolf, King of Sweden, 1882-1973
Shrine Auditorium (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Louise, Queen, consort of Gustav VI Adolf, King of Sweden, 1889-1965
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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