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Title
Advertisement 1896, Carnival of Roses
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1896
1896-03-15
Contributing Institution
San José Public Library. California Room
Collection
Ephemera Collection
Rights Information
Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact the California Room: http://www.sjlibrary.org/research/special/ca/contacts_index.htm
Description
This full page advertisement appeared in the March 15, 1896 issue of The Pioneer. It describes the Great Carnival of Roses festival to be held in San Jose on May 6-9, 1896. The advertisement promises a grand parade with 250 floats, games, a grand ball, and a parade of 15,000 school children. The advertisement urges the reader to ""See the Carnival of Roses and Live forever."
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg2000
Scaled to 3000 pixels width. Grayscale strip cropped from image. Scanning outsourced to Northern Micrographics as part of the Local History Digital Resources Project, 2005-2006. Technical metadata is limited
Extent
55 cm
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjplephemer/id/354
Language
English
Subject
Advertisements
Ephemera
Events
Festivals
Henry, James H., 1846-1939
Wright, Henry Ward
Murphy, Bernard D
Place
San Jose
California
Source
SJPL California Room Ephemera Collection

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