Photograph of three little girls in costumes standing between pages of an oversized book reading "Sloat takes California, 1846", "Wright Brothers first airplane flight". "Left to right and depicting characters from American history on the Southern California Water Company float which is theme float in the Mardi Gras Parade at Venice, are Diane Howe, Betty Ann Charles and Patricia Hedlund" -- typed note attached to verso. "Left to right / Diane Howe -- Indian girl / Betty Ann Charles -- Senorita / Patricia Hedlund -- Cowgirl" -- handwritten note on verso. "Received / Examiner reference library" -- stamped on verso. Verso dated, "August 9, 1941".; Streetscape.