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Title
"May Day" 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"
Birdseye view of the Rose Parade with the Arcadia's "May Day" float in front. The float featured the kindergarten orchestra (Evangeline Beach, Buddy Fremhere, Jean Ross, Betty Corwin, Eleanor Lee Jack Vertolina and Millie May Pranchan, conducted by George Peckham and with Doris Joslin as organist) and teacher Dorothy Marks (as queen) and dancers (Frances Summers, June Canady, Winota Berry and Durston Williams). This is followed by the Anaheim float. The buiding on the right is located at 42 W. Colorado Blvd.
Text from negative sleeve: Tournament of Roses, 1930. nitrates.
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3467
ark:/21198/zz002cp2rz
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Events
Culture
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena
Floats (Parades)--California--Pasadena
Arts
Entertainment
Tournament of Roses
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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