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Pictured is famous modern dancer Ruth St. Denis, demonstrating exercises at Frankie Van's Health Club, located at 3717 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Studio City. Here she can be seen doing deep side stretches. Ms. Denis once lived in the Valley and operated a school in the Cahuenga Pass. Photograph dated January 31, 1962.
1 photographic print :b&w ;9 x 9 cm. Photographic prints
00115967 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d017_f26_i24 CARL0005329797 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/50398
St. Denis, Ruth,--1880-1968 Frankie Van's Health Club (Los Angeles, Calif.) Physical fitness centers--California--Los Angeles Exercise--California--Los Angeles Dance teachers--United States Dancers--United States Women--California--Los Angeles Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs