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Title
Bethlehem Star Parade
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1956
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 was edited for publication purposes
Pictured is a float with a manger scene, sponsored by Congressional Church of the Chimes, Van Nuys, which was one of the entries in the Bethlehem Star Parade, Van Nuys. The side of the float has a banner that reads, "And she brought forth her first-born son and laid him in a manger - Luke 2:7." The annual parade has an all-religious procession of 36 floats entered by churches of the Christian faith from all parts of the Valley. It delineates the life of Christ from the prophecy to the Resurrection. Photograph dated December 10, 1956.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00115652
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d017_f18_i28
CARL0005325428
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/49770
Subject
Congressional Church of the Chimes (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Bethlehem Star Parade (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Parades--California--Los Angeles--Religious aspects
Parades--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Parade floats--California--Los Angeles
Spectators--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Costumes
Van Nuys Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Night photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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