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John S. McGroarty watches performers in Spanish style costumes, Southern California, 1920-1940
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1920-1940]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
John S. McGroarty (in light-colored suit and holding a hat) and 5 other men watch 3 women performers in Spanish style costumes in dance poses. On either side of McGroarty are three men., also in Spanish style costumes. Two women watch from an open doorway and a window. The performers are probably cast member of the Mission Play, a historical pageant written by McGroarty.
Text from negative sleeve: John S. McGroarty Culture Center
Handwritten on negative: John Steven McGroarty
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Historical pageants--California--Inglewood
Poets, American--20th century
McGroarty, John Steven, 1862-1944
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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