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Title
Bathing beauty contestants giving dogs a bath
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1936
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
In these two photographs, women in swimsuits from the Miss California Bathing Beauty Contest, held as part of the 1936 Venice Mardi Gras, are shown giving dogs a bath. Miss Venice is visible in the frame at right, kneeling on the sand with what appears to be a dachsund. Photographs taken August 9, 1936.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00009075
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
N-003-517.3 4x5; N-003-517.4 4x5; Venice-Beaches.
CARL0000011003
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/83390
Subject
Miss California Bathing Beauty Contest (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Beaches--California--Venice (Los Angeles)
Dogs--California--Los Angeles
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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