"Christopher Columbus" float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
- "Christopher Columbus" float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
- Snyder, Bill
- Date Created
- January 1, 1936
- Los Angeles Times
- Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection
The theme of the 1936 forty-seventh annual Rose Parade was "History in Flowers."
Float showing Christopher Columbus (Paul A. Jones) presenting 2 Indians to the King (Charles Luse) and Queen (Mary Louis Tompkins) of Spain, entered by the city of Santa Barbara. The float is seen passing the Goodhue Flagpole in the center of the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
- 1 photograph
- b&w nitrate negative
cellulose nitrate film
Tournament of Roses
Jones, Paul A., 1897-1960
Tompkins, Mary Louise, b. 1920 or 21
- Pasadena (Calif.)
- Resource type
- still image
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena
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