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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. Float representing the China clipper airplane with 'Los Angeles' and 'China Clipper' written on it viewed by crowd to celebrate Los Angeles Pacific air connections. Riding that float are Mariella Ferguson in Spanish costume at the front, and Virginia Grondahl in Hawaiian costume at the back. The float is passing the Goodhue Flagpole in the center of the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd. The theme of the 1936 forty-seventh annual Rose Parade was "History in Flowers." Text from negative sleeve: 4304, Feb 4-36. Snyder negs on Parade, Floats only.
b&w nitrate negative
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena Floats (Parades)--California--Pasadena Grondahl, Virginia Tournament of Roses Ferguson, Mariella