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Title
Los Angeles Police Department 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.
Rows of police officers march in the Parade of Flags, waving the 48-star American flags of the time. Spectators line the streets and two are seen on the roof.
This photograph is likely related to the article, "Throngs View Gala Pageant," Los Angeles Times, 5 Sep 1931: A1.
Text from negative sleeve: La Fiesta Parade Date unknown
Handwritten on negative: LA Police Dept, American Legion [illegible] La Fiesta
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_2548
ark:/21198/zz002dcbd1
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Flags--American
Police--California--Los Angeles
Parades & processions--California--Los Angeles
American Legion
Fiesta de Los Angeles
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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