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Title
Parade float at the La Fiesta de Los Angeles parade, Los Angeles, 1931
Date Created and/or Issued
[circa September 4, 1931]
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 Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
This photograph was likely taken on September 4, 1931, during the Parade of Four Flags. 200,000 spectators gathered to watch the Parade on opening day of la Fiesta de Los Angeles. The parade route was along Figueroa St, between Olympic Blvd and Washington Blvd.
A parade float depicting a mountain with a bear at its peak is lead by four horses. A driver and indigenous man are standing on the float while three other men walk alongside the horses.
Text from negative sleeve: La Fiesta Parade Date unknown
Handwritten on negative: Parade La fiesta
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_2545
ark:/21198/zz002dcb9g
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Floats (Parades)--California--Los Angeles
Indigenous peoples--California
Parades & processions--California--Los Angeles
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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