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Title
Los Angeles Fiesta float, showing riders in Japanese costumes, 1902
Date Created and/or Issued
1902
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of a Los Angeles Fiesta float, showing riders in Japanese costumes, 1902. A wagon covered in wild mustard stands on a street in the center while people wearing kimonos and holding Japanese style umbrellas sit inside. The backside of a darkly colored horse is visible at left while lightly colored horses with tall headdresses can be seen at right. Trees can be seen in the left background while houses are visible at right. Photoprint reads "This tally-ho is decorated in wild mustard (a yellow spray about, the color of powdered mustard) the spokes are trimmed in smilax and the large flowers are wild sunflowers. A japanese beauty".
Type
image
Format
1photograph : photoprint, b&w
17 x 22 cm.
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
chs-m10759
USC-1-1-1-10908 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-33005
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m10759
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-33005.jpg
Subject
Festivals and parades--La Fiesta--1902
Parades
Festivals
Transportation features
Time Period
1902
Place
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
33005 [Accession number]
CHS-33005 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
USC
chs-m265

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