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Navy event next to the Standard Oil Tower at the California Pacific International Exposition, San Diego, 1935-1936
Owens, Charles H.
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph taken at the California Pacific International Exposition next to the Standard Oil Tower. Sailors stand in formation in the foreground, Navy personnel are lined up along a path and people are gathered around. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is in the background on the right.
Charles Hamilton Owens (1881-1958) was an illustrator and landscape painter, and Los Angeles Times staff artist [identified as the photographer in image ark no. 21198/zz002d9x88].
Photograph of a Navy event at the California Pacific International Exposition next to the Mayan themed Standard Oil Tower
The Standard Oil Tower was located south of the Spreckels Organ Pavilion, which still stands (as of 2014).
Text from negative sleeve: California, San Diego, Exposition
Handwritten on negative: San Diego Fair...
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Naval parades & ceremonies--California--San Diego
Exhibitions--California--San Diego
Exhibition buildings--California--San Diego
California Pacific International Exposition (1935-1936 : San Diego, Calif.)
Standard Oil Tower of the Sun (California Pacific International Exposition, 1935-1936, San Diego, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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