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Boats in Isthmus Cove on the day of the Wrigley Ocean Marathon, Santa Catalina Island, 1927
Date Created and/or Issued
January 15, 1927
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
The swimmers are identified, with with their registration numbers and home addresses, in The Catalina Islander, 12 Jan. 1927: 5.
View of boats in Isthmus Cove on the day of the Wrigley Ocean Marathon. The boats, carrying swim coaches and observers, followed the marathon swimmers. The registration numbers assigned to the swimmers are posted on the boats. The foreground boat carries the placard for swimmer number 3 (Tony Ajax, 4027 E. 14th Street, Long Beach, Calif.) and the boat on the left for no. 15 (Jack Craig, 20 Avenue 19, Venice, Calif.).
Text from negative sleeve: Catalina Channel Swim, 1927
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Isthmus Cove (Santa Catalina Island)
Wrigley Ocean Marathon
Boats--American--California--Santa Catalina Island
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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