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Title
Beauty contest, view 2
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Morris, Ralph
Date Created and/or Issued
1942
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
This collection includes approximately 40,000 photographs by commercial photographer Ralph Morris, who worked in the Los Angeles area from 1939-1981. His advertising and industrial clients included department stores, restaurants, the automobile and petroleum industries as well as business executives. Also included is the Luckhaus Studio collection of architecture, fashion, the movie industry, sports and street scenes, images which Morris obtained in 1939.
"Miss Victory" finals, Victory House, held at Pershing Square, in downtown Los Angeles. View 2: a beauty contestant stands in front of the microphone with the emcee. Spectators in front of the stage are all smiling.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00055028
Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
Wars-World War II-Home Front.; S-005-121.2 4x5
CARL0000060997
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/122246
Subject
Beauty contests
Bathing suits
Women

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