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Title
Bolshoi Ballet opening night
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1959
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated May 20, 1959 reads, "'King of Actors,' Clark Gable, arrives for the ballet opening with his wife, Kay Spreckels." Gable and Spreckels were among the 6,600 people who attended the opening performance of the Bolshoi Ballet at the Shrine Auditorium. The Moscovian ballet troupe gave 14 presentations in Los Angeles during their tour.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00105927
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 3212
CARL0005270543
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/31215
Subject
Gable, Clark,--1901-1960
Gable, Kathleen
Shrine Auditorium (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Bol'shoi? teatr SSSR.--Balet
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Ballet--California--Los Angeles
Couples--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Auditoriums--California--Los Angeles
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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