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Title
Betty Mae Allin on the Pasadena Water Department float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1939
Date Created and/or Issued
January 2, 1939
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 Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Betty Mae Allin is seen looking down at the camera, sitting atop a elephant made of white pompons.
Different photographs taken on the same occasion appear with the article, "Romance and Fantasy Feature Spectacle," Los Angeles Times, 03 Jan 1939: 3, 12.
The Pasadena Water Department float was titled "Song of India."
The 1939 Tournament of Roses theme was Golden Jubilee to mark the 50th anniversary of the parade. Shirley Temple served as Grand Marshal.
Text from negative sleeve: 15283 Rose Parade 1939
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_14700
ark:/21198/zz002j8bfv
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Women--California--Pasadena
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena
Floats (Parades)--California--Pasadena
Allin, Betty Mae
Tournament of Roses
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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