- The "Enchanted Lands" float features a large floral replica of the California Building (a Spanish Colonial building designed for the by architect Bertram Goodhue for the 1915-1917 Panama–California Exposition held in San Diego to celebrate the opening of the Panama Canal) with a bell tower and dome reproduced with yellow, white and bronze chrysanthemums. A sign on the side of the float reads "San Diego, World Exposition City, 1935." On the visible corners of the float are float riders in costume with decorations featuring (L to R) a Spanish-American mission, a Chinese bridge, and a South Seas palm. The Goodhue Flagpole at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd. is visible behind the float.
- Date Created:
- January 1, 1935
- Resource Type:
- still image
- Los Angeles Times Photographs Collection
You searched for: Genre news photographs Remove constraint Genre: news photographs Language English Remove constraint Language: English Location Pasadena (Calif.) Remove constraint Location: Pasadena (Calif.) Subject Events Remove constraint Subject: Events Subject Culture Remove constraint Subject: CultureStart Over
Not finding what you're looking for? More items may be available on our original digital collections site.