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Gabriela Quiroz crowned Queen of the Fiesta, San Gabriel, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
September 7, 1935
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.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
Mayor Glenn Evans, with a hat hanging from his arm, places a crown on Queen of the fiesta, Gabriela Quiroz. Her court and princesses pose for the photograph beside her.
A series of special events and entertainment including parades, music, and a coronation ceremony honoring the King and Queen of the festival - Thomas W. Temple and Gabriela Quiroz are some events of the three-day festival marking the Old Mission's 164th birthday anniversary.
Handwritten on negative: Mayor Glenn Evans, Gabriel [sic] Quiroz
Text from negative sleeve: 2050 -- Preview of crowning by mayor Glenn Evans of Gabriel [sic] Quiroz as Queen. San Gabriel Fiesta 9-7-35 [stmaped:] SEP 18 1935
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Anniversaries--California--San Gabriel
Festivals--California--San Gabriel
Children--California--San Gabriel
Evans, Glenn E., b. 1893
Quiroz, Gabriela, 1909-2006
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection
OpenUCLA Collections

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