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Title
Elks Lodge marching band and "Uncle Sam Hat" float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1928
Date Created and/or Issued
January 1, 1928
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) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
The theme of the 1928 Rose Parade was a League of Nations in flowers
Elks Lodge marching band with a banner partially reading "...Lodge...B. P." followed by a float in the form of an Uncle Sam hat the Drummer Boys of '61 portrayed by G.A.R. veterans riding inside the hat.
Text from negative sleeve: Tournament of Roses, 1928
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3378
ark:/21198/zz002cnzkg
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Transportation
Entertainment
Parades & processions
Floats (Parades)--California--Pasadena
Events
Marching bands
Tournament of Roses
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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