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Count Henri de Baillet-Latour, William M. Bowen, William May Garland, Rufus B. von KleinSmid, and Gov. James Rolph 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.
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; William M. Bowen, with his grandson Ralph O. Chick; William May Garland; Rufus B. von KleinSmid; Governor James Rolph. An unidentified man stands beside Gov. Rolph. The University of Southern California campus can be seen in the background.
Text from newspaper caption: Notable Participate in Impressive Ceremonies – Three [sic] Planting Included in Public Exercises – At top, left to right—Count Henri de Baillet-Latour, William M. Bowen, William May Garland, R. B. von KleinSmid and Gov. Rolph. Boy standing before Bowen is his grandson, Ralph O. Chick, who presented shovel to Count Baillet-Latour for placing tree in honor of William May Garland at Olympic Park ceremonies. Below—Entrance to Olympic Park, dedicated by Gov. Rolph, and, in background, State Exposition Building.
Text from negative sleeve: Los Angeles Parks, Exposition, Dedication (Olympic Park Originally)
Handwritten on negative: Count de Latour planting tree
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Governors--American--California--Los Angeles
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Dedications--California--Los Angeles
Rolph, James, 1869-1934
Chick, Ralph O., b. 1925
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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