Will Rogers commemorative float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
- Will Rogers commemorative float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
- Snyder, Bill
- Date Created
- January 1, 1936
- Los Angeles Times
- Los Angeles Times Photographs Collection
View of the Laguna Beach entry float of flowers arranged into image of humorist Will Rogers, to commemorate his 1935 death. The float rounds the corner at Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
Float representing the China clipper airplane with 'Los Angeles' and 'China Clipper' written on it viewed by crowd to celebrate Los Angeles Pacific air connections. Riding that float are Mariella Ferguson in Spanish costume at the front, and Virginia Grondahl in Hawaiian costume at the back
This view was taken near 337 W. Colorado Blvd.
The theme for the forty-seventh Rose Parade was "History in Flowers"
- 1 photograph
- b&w nitrate negative
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