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Title
Beach beauties welcome the New Year, view 1
Alternative Title
Eyre Powell Chamber of Commerce Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1933?
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
View 1 - Aerial view shows several women forming a circle on one of the numerous beaches in Southern California. They are lying on the unidentified beach, holding hands, with each one wearing a number on her torso. Another woman sits in the middle of the circle, next to a large "dial", which points at 11:55 on this human clock. "Father Time" and "Baby New Year" sit next to a bell with the number "1933", which is directly over the number 12. This appears to be a publicity photograph showing the countdown to 1933.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00070580
Eyre Powell Chamber of Commerce Collection
N-003-534.1 4x5
CARL0000073715
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/113792
Subject
Father Time (Symbolic character)
Bathing suits--California
New Year--California
Beaches--California
Women--California

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