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Title
Woman stands on the beach with the pier in the background, Santa Monica, about 1895
Contributor
West, H. H. (Henry Hebard), 1872-1958
Date Created and/or Issued
about 1895
1895
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
West (H. H.) Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Woman stands on the beach with the pier in the background. She bends over and appears to be pulling off her stockings. People play in the surf behind her.
Text from negative sleeve: 1231. Santa Monica, California about 1895. 1. 2. 3. 4. Four view of the old North Beach Bath House. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Six views of the old Santa Monica pier, and beach in the vicinity. 11. 12. Two views of the children's play ground and teeter board. 13. A steam engine on the beach but what it is doing I do not recall. Note the sign "Eckert & Hoff [sic] Restaurant" on 13. A great resort in those days. Many a fish dinner I ate in there. Also we used to buy our clams for bait there when we went to Port Los Angeles to fish. Also ran a big bar. 13 films.
Type

Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1998_1231_012
ark:/21198/zz002hsq9d
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Oceans
Santa Monica State Beach Park (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Beaches--California--Santa Monica
Source
West (H. H.) Collection

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