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Title
"Roc" float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
January 1, 1935
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 "Roc" float features the all-knowing bird of all ages with 2 riders in a domed pavilion on top of the bird. The float was entered by the city of Glendale and was photographed at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
The theme of the 1935 forty-sixth annual Rose Parade was "Golden Legends."
Text from negative sleeve: Tournament of Roses, 1935
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3715
ark:/21198/zz002cpcg5
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Entertainment
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena
Floats (Parades)--California--Pasadena
Transportation
Events
Tournament of Roses
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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