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Title
"Once in a Blue Moon" float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
January 2, 1933
1933-01-02
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-2039
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
The theme of the 1933 forty-fourth annual Rose Parade was "Fairy Tales in Flowers."
"Once in a Blue Moon" motorized float with Moon Princess Ruth Nickson seated on a half moon and a little girl dressed as a fairy seated behind her. The float was entered by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
Text from negative sleeve: Tournament of Roses, 1933
Type
image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3284
ark:/21198/zz002cnntr
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Events
Arts
Floats (Parades)--California--Pasadena
Culture
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena
Environment
Tournament of Roses
Nickson, Ruth
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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