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Title
Dancing horse at the Los Angeles County Fair, Pomona, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
September 20, 1936
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
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
The historical pageant, La Fiesta de la Rancho San Jose, at the Los Angeles County Fair celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of the first Spanish settlers, Don Ygnacio Palomares and Don Arcardo Vejar to the Pomona Valley.
A different photograph of a dancing horse taken on the same occasion appears with the article, “County Fair Fiesta Recalls Settling of Pomona Valley,” Los Angeles Times, 21 Sept. 1936: 1, 7, 20.
A fair-haired woman in a tasseled dress sitting on a decorated horse smiles at the camera. Part of a large crowd is visible in the stands.
Text from negative sleeve: 6639 – L. A. county Fair – Pageant (nitrate + safety) Sept. – 1936 (1 removed for cleaning) Box 5 [stamped, twice:] OCT 7 - 1936
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_14527
ark:/21198/zz002j84gg
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Grandstands--California--Pomona
Parades & processions--California--Pomona
Fairs--California--Pomona
Horses--California--Pomona
Los Angeles County Fair (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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