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Constance Matthews in her costume for the Annual Bachelors' Ball, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
February 21, 1936
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph appears with the headline, "Southland Debs Select Striking Costumes For Annual Bachelors' Ball," Los Angeles Times, 23 Feb 1936: D1.
Constance wears a costume complete with embroidered shirt sleeves, a sash, a fur cap and tall white boots.
Text from negative sleeve: 4510 - Constance Matthews (Russian dancing girl costume) Society - Bachelors Ball @ Biltmore 2-19-36 [stamped:] Mar 25 1936
Text from newspaper caption: Miss Constance Matthews, invited by George Rowan to the elaborate ball, planned to make her appearance as a Russion dancing girl in this costume.
b&w nitrate negative
Balls (Parties)--California--Los Angeles
Single women
Matthews, Constance, b. 1917
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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