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Teenager Barbara Watson with her beauty contest trophy, San Diego, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
November 1935
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.
15-year-old high school student Barbara has won a bathing beauty contest at this season's California Pacific International Exposition.
Barbara holds a large trophy in her lap that bears the title of her win.
Story related to photograph appears with the article, "Fair Will Close Today," Los Angeles Times, 11 Nov 1935: 9.
Text from negative sleeve: 2879 - Barbara Watson - [stamped:] Nov 22 1935
Handwritten on negative: Barbara Watson
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Bathing beauties
California Pacific International Exposition (1935-1936 : San Diego, Calif.)
Watson, Barbara, b. circa 1921
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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