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Governor James Rolph plants tree at Olympic Park dedication ceremony, Los Angeles, 1932
Date Created and/or Issued
August 3, 1932
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 Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A similar photograph taken on the same occasion appears with the article, “Throng Drawn By Dedication,” Los Angeles Times, 4 Aug 1932: A1.
View of crowd at dedication ceremony and tree planting at Olympic Park (Exposition Park). From left to right: Count Henri de Baillet-Latour, president of the International Olympic Committee, at the far left; Governor James Rolph, planting tree; William M. Bowen, behind Gov. rolph; William May Garland; Rufus B. von KleinSmid. An unidentified man stands beside von KleinSmid. The University of Southern California campus can be seen in the background.
Handwritten on negative: Gov Rolph planting tree
Text from negative sleeve: Los Angeles Parks, Exposition, Dedication (Olympic Park Originally)
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Exposition Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Governors--American--California--Los Angeles
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Dedications--California--Los Angeles
Rolph, James, 1869-1934
Baillet-Latour, Henri de, 1876-1942
Kleinsmid, Rufus Bernhard von, 1875-1964
Garland, William May, 1866-1948
Bowen, William M. (William Miller), 1862-1937
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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