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Santa Monica beach
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Public Library Legacy Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1907
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Historical photo copied August 18, 1937.
Panoramic view of Santa Monica looking toward the north beach where the amusement center started. Note the haunted swing to the left center of the photo. The area is north of the Santa Monica pier, built in 1895. The view shows Eckert and Hopt's new restaurant building and Jones bath house beyond, as well as the bandstand on the bluff.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Los Angeles Public Library Legacy Collection
C-70 4x5; S-001-084.1 4x5; N-000-653 8x10
Beaches--California--Santa Monica
Beachgoers--California--Santa Monica
Restaurants--California--Santa Monica
Bathhouses--California--Santa Monica
Bandstands--California--Santa Monica
Amusement parks--California--Santa Monica
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Pacific Ocean
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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