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Title
General view of The Pike
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1940
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Flood lights are off and crowds are absent in this view of The Pike in Long Beach. In the background is the Blackstone Hotel and the Penny Arcade. A banner welcoming KWKW radio station is on a building, background, right, behind the "Batter Up" concession. Amusement rides are in the center.; Started in 1902, The Pike ran until 1979.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;20 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00074687
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
C-1 (207) 4x5; Long Beach-Amusement parks-The Pike.
CARL0000078228
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/115903
Subject
Amusement parks--California--Long Beach
Amusement rides--California--Long Beach
Leisure industry--California--Long Beach
Recreation--California--Long Beach
Long Beach (Calif.)
Pike, The (Long Beach, Calif. : Amusement park)

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