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Panoramic view of the Ambassador Hotel's Cocoanut Grove, where the annual Academy Awards banquet was held on March 5, 1943. Hollywood's great and near-great, many of whom were in uniform, gathered here to honor those who excelled themselves in acting last year. At left is the film colony's big service flag.
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00044994 HeraldÂ Examiner Collection HE box 847 CARL0000050231 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/14904
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Cocoanut Grove (Los Angeles, Calif.) Ambassador Hotel Motion pictures--Awards--United States Academy Awards (Motion pictures) Motion picture actors and actresses--United States Nightclubs--California--Los Angeles Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs Herald-Examiner Collection photographs