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Title
Alluvial bluffs at Santa Monica
Creator
Mendenhall, Walter C. (Walter Curran), 1871-1957
Date Created and/or Issued
1904
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Image of the alluvial bluffs of Palisades Park with the Arcadia Hotel in the distance at center and the North Beach Bath House at left in Santa Monica, California. A sign painted over the north entrance to the North Beach Bath House salt water plunge reads "Plunge" and the east facing back wall reads "North Beach Bath House." Train tracks are visible below the cliffs, behind the bathhouse and the North Beach Bath House Pier is seen at far left.
"Alluvial bluffs at Santa Monica, 1904"--text, handwritten in ink on verso. "Mendenhall, 484"--text, handwritten in ink on verso. "Please credit Mendenhall, W.C. 484 U.S. Geological Survey"--text, stamped and handwritten in ink on verso. Title and date transcribed from note on verso. The hotel was demolished in 1909.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : print ; sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/19516
Subject
Arcadia Hotel (Santa Monica, Calif.)
North Beach Bath House (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Bathhouses
Piers
Cliffs
Hotels
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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