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Title
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
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.
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
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3827
ark:/21198/zz002cphb1
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Floats (Parades)--California--Newport Beach
Floats (Parades)--California--Newport Bay
Parades & processions--California--Newport Beach
Schmidt, Valerie
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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