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Title
Dr. Frederick C. Leonard speaks at the dedication ceremony for the Astronomers Monument at Griffith Park, Los Angeles, 1934
Date Created and/or Issued
November 25, 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, "Park Statue Given Public: Two Thousand at Dedication: Shaft Near Planetarium on Griffith Grounds Honors Astronomers," Los Angeles Times, 26 Nov. 1934: A3.
Dr. Frederick C. Leonard speaks at the dedication ceremony for the Astronomers Monument at Griffith Park. In the foreground is an orchestra. In the background, mountains are visible. Children sit on the steps in front of Leonard and an American flag flies above him.
Text from negative sleeve: Los Angeles City ["City" crossed out] Parks, Griffith Park, Arts Science Monument
Text from newspaper caption: Planetarium Shaft Dedicated: Dr. Frederick C. Leonard, professor of astronomy at University of California Los Angeles shown as principal speaker at ceremonies in Griffith Park attended by many leaders in affairs of Southland and a crowd of 2000 spectators.
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_6086
ark:/21198/zz002cw7gx
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dedications--California--Los Angeles
Astronomers Monument (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Griffith Observatory
Leonard, Frederick Charles, 1896-1960
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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