"Dawn" float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1934
- "Dawn" float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1934
- Date Created
- January 1, 1934
- Los Angeles Times
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- Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection
The theme of the 1934 Rose Parade was: Tales of the Seven Seas. It rained during the parade that year.
"Dawn" float with 4 white horses in flowers drawing a golden chariot driven by Apollo, portrayed by Warren Jones. Behind Apollo is a representation of the dawn with a rising sun on Mount Olympus. The Pasadena Memorial Flagpole (Goodhue Flagpole) is visible behind the float in its original location in the middle of the intersection of Orange Grove and Colorado Boulevard. The float was entered by the Pasadena Water Department.
- 1 photograph
- b&w nitrate negative
cellulose nitrate film
Floats (Parades)--California--Los Angeles
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena
Goodhue Flagpole (Pasadena, Calif.)
Tournament of Roses
- Pasadena (Calif.)
- Resource type
- still image
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