"Treasure Ship" float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1934
- "Treasure Ship" float in the Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena, 1934
- Los Angeles Daily News
- Date Created
- January 1, 1934
- No linguistic content
- Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
The theme of the 1934 Rose Parade was: Tales of the Seven Seas. It rained during the parade that year.
The "Treasure Ship" float with a Spanish galleon bearing golden gifts; the intended inhabitants of the float were driven away by the rain. It was created out of 50,000 flowers, predominant among them crysanthemums, sweet peas, and roses. 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 Hotel Vista del Arroyo.
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- b&w nitrate negative
cellulose nitrate film
Parades & processions--California--Pasadena
- Goodhue Flagpole (Pasadena, Calif.)
- Pasadena (Calif.)
- Resource Type
- still image
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