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Peggy Hamilton modeling an ermine wrap over an evening gown, 1929
Fryer, Elmer, -- 1898-1944 (fashionDesigner)
Adams, Peggy Hamilton, -- 1890-1984 (subject)
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Adams (Peggy H.) papers
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A different photograph of Peggy Hamilton wearing this wrap appears in her Los Angeles Times feature "Fashions," December 22, 1929. The photograph credit for this image on the "Fashions" page is Elmer Fryer.
Peggy Hamilton modeling a fur wrap of Russian ermine with a sable border from Beckman's Exclusive Fur Shop on West Seventh Street in Los Angeles. The cape is lined in hand-painted satin trimmed with ermine tails and is worn over an evening gown. Hamilton also wears a dark, long-haired wig coiled into a figure-8 low in the back of the neck.
Handwritten on edge of negative: A 32
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
8 x 10 inches
No linguistic content
Evening dresses (garments)
Capes (outerwear)
Peggy Hamilton Adams Papers. Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA

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