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Title
Illustrious Potentate Lafayette S. Rounsavelle on camel, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
October 20, 1935
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 Arcadia funds.
Illustrious Potentate L.S. (Lafayette S.) Rounsavelle rides atop a camel led by a shrine member. The Al Malaikah Temple fraternal organization hosted an Arabian Nights-themed costume pageant at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Related to article, "Shrine's Arabian Nights Show Fills Coliseum." Los Angeles Times, 22 Oct. 1935
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: 2650-- Shrine Circus, 10-20-35, [stamped:] 10-20-35
Handwritten on nitrate negative: Shrine Potentate Rounsevelle [sic] on camel, 10-20-35
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_9164
ark:/21198/zz002dh5v4
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Camels--California--Los Angeles
Fraternal Organizations--California--Los Angeles
Pageants--California--Los Angeles
Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America. Al Malaikah Temple (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Rounsavelle, L. S
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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