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Festival Queen Gabriela Quiroz poses with her Princesses Charlene Lugo and Dorothy Martinez, San Gabriel, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
September 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.
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.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "San Gabriel in Gay Color," Los Angeles Times, 07 Sep 1935: A5.
Gabriela, Charlene, and Dorothy smile for the camera posing in front of a gate. Gabriela wears her crown and sash. Charlene holds one hand on her hip and a small fan against her chest.
Handwritten on negative: Charlene Lugo
Text from negative sleeve: 2050 - Gabriela Quiroz, Queen of the fiesta with her princessas, Charlene Lugo and Dorothy Martinez San Gabriel Fiesta 9- 7-35 [stamped:] Sep 18 1935
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Anniversaries--California--San Gabriel
Children--California--San Gabriel
Festivals--California--San Gabriel
Martinez, Dorothy
Quiroz, Gabriela, 1909-2006
Lugo, Charlene, 1931-2009
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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