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Parade float 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
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
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 horse-drawn parade float depicting the Gold Rush days with "miners" and women in pastel dresses sitting on the side.
Different photographs of the parade taken on the same occasion appear with the article, “County Fair Fiesta Recalls Settling of Pomona Valley,” Los Angeles Times, 21 Sept. 1936: 1, 7, 20.
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Parades & processions--California--Pomona
Parade floats
Los Angeles County Fair (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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