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Title
Model Lois Ward in bathing suit and beach robe, Times Fashion Show, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
1936
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
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Lois Ward in light-colored one-piece bathing suit with braided rope trim and belt, with flying fish decoration at leg, and beach robe decorated with anchors, ropes, and sailboat. The show took place in the Los Angeles Times building on 202 West 1st Street, most likely inside what is now the Harry Chandler Auditorium.
This photograph appears with the article, "Smart Styles of ‘Times’ First Annual Spring Fashion Show Thrill Throngs." Los Angeles Times, 26 February 1936
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: 2595, 2 of 2, NITRATE, March 26, 1936, 5 [struck out: 6] negs. Times Fashions
Text from newspaper caption: Lois Ward here is modeling latest in beach costumes. Downtown Broadway model
Handwritten at edge of negative: 175 Lois Ward
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_0094
0094
ark:/21198/zz002d99bm
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Culture
Bathing suits
Fashion shows--California--Los Angeles
Fashion models--California--Los Angeles
People
Ward, Lois
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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