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Valerie Schmidt rides Santa Barbara’s swan float at the Tournament of Lights, Newport Bay, 1934
Date Created and/or Issued
July 29, 1934
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
This photograph appears with the article, “Scintillating Water Pageant Thrills Thousands at Newport Bay,” Los Angeles Times, 29 Jul. 1934: 24.
Text from newspaper caption: Santa Barbara’s monster swan and two cygnets led one division of the brilliant water pageant. A comparison of the “bird’s” head with Miss Valerie Schmidt standing on its back, gives a good indication of its size.
Text from negative sleeve: Tournemant [sic] of Lights Trophey [sic] 1934
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Floats (Parades)--California--Newport Beach
Floats (Parades)--California--Newport Bay
Parades & processions--California--Newport Beach
Schmidt, Valerie
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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