Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. Photograph appears with the article, "Gov. Merriam Makes Speech," Los Angeles Times, 12 Aug 1934: 1. Upwards of 50,000 Iowans came to Bixby Park and listened to a speech by Iowa native Governor Frank Merriam. Text from negative sleeve: IOWA PICNIC 1934 Text from newspaper caption: This is a portion of the huge crowd of 50,000 former residents of the Hawkeye State who gathered at Bixby Park, Long Beach, yesterday for the annual Iowa State picnic.
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Crowds--California--Long Beach Bixby Park (Long Beach, Calif.) Picnics--California--Long Beach