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Title
1929 Parade Float, Kappa Alpha Pi
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
San Jose chapter of Kappa Alpha Pi float displays the shield of the fraternity. The frame of the shield was made of green huckleberry and fern. The body of the emblem is a mass of marigolds, while in the center of the shield black gallex was used for the background of the letters K. A. Pi., which were in white carnations. There is a house and crowds of people 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/46
Language
English
Subject
Buildings
Children
Events
Floats (Parades)
Flowers
Fraternal organizations
Men
Parades & processions
Spectators
Streets
Women
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity
Place
San Jose
California
Source
Fiesta de las Rosas Collection
Relation
Fiesta de las Rosas Photographic Album, 1929

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