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Title
Clown on stilts, advertising dance marathon, with child on beach, Santa Monica, 1928
Contributor
Bartlett, Adelbert, 1887-1966 (photographer)
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Bartlett (Adelbert) Papers
Rights Information
copyrighted
The copyright holder of these items has granted the UC Regents permission to make them publicly available on the web.
Description
Clown on stilts, in tuxedo, top hat decorated with dance marathon advertisement, and whiteface, standing near ladder on beach with lifeguard buoy, facing small child in bathing suit, with about 8 spectators and sunbathers and buildings in background
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: 2499, Clyde Stiltz, Clown, 759 Crane Blvd, Los Angeles, Garfield 8754, Ocean Park. [Struck out in pencil: 2276 - 2277 - 2278 - 2279]
Handwritten at edge of negative: 2499 P7
Date from Los Angeles Times article, April 8, 1928: Car Again Chosen to Officially Lead Dancers: "The Essex has again been chosen as the official pace car for the Endurance Dance Marathon which ends at Ocean Park, after starting from Los Angeles on April 19"
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic negative
Identifier
edu.ucla.library.specialCollections.bartlett:1530
uclamss_1300_1549
1549
ark:/21198/zz002bxd46
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Clowns
Stilts
Beaches -- California -- Santa Monica
Dance marathons -- California -- Santa Monica
Place
California
Santa Monica
Relation
Adelbert Bartlett Papers. Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA

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