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Title
5 million gay blooms greet L.A. Flower Show's visitors
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Hyde, Alan
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1965
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph article dated July 27, 1965 partially reads, “The floral fanstasyland that is the second annual Los Angeles International Flower Show opened at Pan Pacific Auditorium last night for an 11-day run. Five million multihued blooms spread across the main floor of the auditorium provide the scene that greets viewers as they step onto the ramp inside the building. After the first panoramic glance, spectators may wander about the floor viewing hundreds of displays." Pictured amid the white chrysanthemums is Ahet Kim, Miss Orient.; See image #00132079 for additional photo in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;13 x 11 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00132078
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d037_f24_i24
CARL0005559042
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/62746
Subject
Los Angeles International Flower Show
Pan Pacific Auditorium (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Flower shows--California--Los Angeles
Flowers--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Chrysanthemums
Fairfax (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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