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Title
Victorious athlete float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1932
Date Created and/or Issued
January 1, 1932
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 1932 forty-third annual Rose Parade was "Nations & Games in Flowers," looking forward to the 1932 Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles
A young woman in Grecian costume places a wreath on a victorious Greek athlete on a floral platform framed by four Olympic torches on the San Jose Fiesta de las Rosas Association float. Two additional women ride the float, which is seen at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
Text from negative sleeve: Tournament of Roses, 1932
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3595
ark:/21198/zz002cp7b5
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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