Will Rogers Commemorative float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
- Will Rogers Commemorative float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
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- January 1, 1936
- Los Angeles Daily News
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- Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
A tribute to Will Rogers, following his death the previous year, at the 1936 Tournament of Roses Parade, surrounded by an unknown number of spectators. A tribute by the Union Oil Company, the float depicts a riderless horse in front of a large star to represent Rogers's career. The float won the grand prize award for the parade.
The theme for the forty-seventh Rose Parade was "History in Flowers"
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- b&w nitrate negative
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