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Hedy Lamarr and husband arriving at Academy Awards banquet
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The 12th Academy Awards was held at a banquet in the Cocoanut Grove at the Ambassador Hotel on February 29, 1940.
Photograph caption dated March 1, 1940 reads "Exotically gowned in satin and velvet, Hedy Lamarr is shown arriving at the banquet with her husband, Gene Markey. Guests at the gala affair paid $25 and $10."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 5752
Lamarr, Hedy,--1913-2000
Markey, Gene,--1895-1980
Ambassador Hotel
Cocoanut Grove (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Banquets--California--Los Angeles
Nightclubs--California--Los Angeles
Hotels--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Motion picture producers and directors--United States
Screenwriters--United States
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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