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Title
Women surround two fashion models at the 50th anniversary of the Robinson Department store, Los Angeles, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
March 1, 1933
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) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A different photograph from the same event appears with the article, "Store Marks Anniversary; Throngs at Robinson's Levee Voice Appreciation of Entertainment for Eye and Ear," Los Angeles Times, 2 Mar. 1933, A1.
A group of women surround two models, one wearing an evening dress from the style of 1933, and the second wearing a dress from the style 50 years previous. The model's clothing is part of the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of J.W. Robinson Co department store.
Text from negative sleeve: Valentine, W.L., J.W. Robinson Pres., 50th Anniversary, 1933
Handwritten on negative: W. L. Valentine
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_4091
ark:/21198/zz002cptfx
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Department stores--California--Los Angeles
Fashion models--California--Los Angeles
J. W. Robinson Co
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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