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Title
1929 Parade Float, Sunnyvale American Legion and Rotary Club
Creator
Frank J. Steiner (photographer)
Date Created and/or Issued
1929
1929-05-18
Contributing Institution
San José Public Library. California Room
Collection
Fiesta de las Rosas Collection
Rights Information
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Description
This float features a dirigible 22 feet long, covered with red and white roses. The dirigible was hooked onto a landing mast and overlooked a bank of greens, ferns, and other flowers. Spelled out in flowers on the side of the float is "Airbase Sunnyvale." There are some onlookers in the background.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg2000
Scanned with Epson Perfection V500 Photo Scanner as a 800 dpi TIFF image in 16-bit Grayscale. Compressed to 8-bit and JPEG format using Photoshop CS2.
Extent
8 x 10 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjplfdrc/id/36
Language
English
Subject
Airships
Children
Events
Floats (Parades)
Flowers
Men
Organizations
Parades & processions
Spectators
Streets
Women
American Legion
Rotary International
Rotary Club (Sunnyvale, Calif.)
Place
San Jose
California
Sunnyvale
Source
Fiesta de las Rosas Collection
Relation
Fiesta de las Rosas Photographic Album, 1929

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