"George Washington" float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
- "George Washington" float at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1936
- Los Angeles Times
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- January 1, 1936
- Los Angeles Times Photographs Collection
The theme of the 1936 forty-seventh annual Rose Parade was "History in Flowers."
Float illustrating the tale of George Washington chopping down a cherry tree, submitted by the Pasadena Junior and Senior Chambers of Commerce. Behind the tree is Jack Burzell, dressed as the boy George Washington, and behind him is a round cameo-type portrait of Washington executed in flowers.
- 1 photograph
- b&w nitrate negative
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