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Title
Mourners at the iron gate of Forest Lawn waiting to pay their respects to Will Rogers, Glendale, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 22, 1935
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
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A similar photograph appears in the Los Angeles Times, 8/23/1935, with the caption: "World Pays Solemn Homage to Will Rogers in Final Rites at Forest Lawn; As dawn broke thousands had gathered to do homage. Scene shows a long line of mourners assembled at 5:30."
A column of mourners lined up to pay their respects to Will Rogers at the ornate iron front gate of Forest Lawn (at 1712 S. Glendale Ave.).
Handwritten on negative: Will Rogers Funeral, 8-22-35
Text from negative sleeve: Will Rogers Funeral, 8/22/35. 1619 NITRATE, 1 of 2. Aug. 27, 1935, 9 negs.
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_0020
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Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Culture
Funeral rites & ceremonies--California--Glendale
People
Events
Forest Lawn--Glendale (Cemetery : Glendale, Calif.)
Rogers, Will, 1879-1935
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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