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Title
"Trail of '93" float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1930
Date Created and/or Issued
January 1, 1930
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 1930 forty-first annual Rose Parade was "Festival Days in Flowers"
The city of Glendale's "Trail of '93" float portrayed a phase of the Alaskan gold rush with a miniature Yukon River with a mountain range and Aurora Borealle at the back. Outwalker George Hastings in a floral costume represented a prospector. The float was designed by L. W. Chobe and is seen on a residential street, probably Orange Grove Boulevard of a side street off of Orange Grove.
Text from negative sleeve: Tournament of Roses, 1930. nitrates.
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3439
ark:/21198/zz002cp1rg
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Entertainment
Culture
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena
Floats (Parades)--California--Pasadena
Arts
Events
Tournament of Roses
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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