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Title
Robert Redford signing an autograph during the filming of "The Sting" on Santa Monica Pier, where he also spoke out against plans for the pier's demolition, 1973
Contributor
Dare, Ken
Date Created and/or Issued
February 6, 1973
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-2952
Description
The pier was being considered for demolition by city officials at the time of this photograph.
Article by Seymour Beubis featuring Robert Redford's advocacy for the Santa Monica Pier appeared in the Los Angeles Times on February 8, 1973. The article was not accompanied by photographs.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
b752_281411-8
ark:/21198/zz00141m8n
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Motion picture actors and actresses--California--Political activity
Piers--California--Los Angeles County
Motion pictures--Setting and scenery
Historical dramas
Motion picture actors and actresses--Press coverage--California--Los Angeles
Autographing--California--Los Angeles
Activism
Entertainment
People
Redford, Robert
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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