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Title
Surf and sand competition, view 8
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1929]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Couples compete in a contest that involves running down the beach in full arctic clothing and snowshoes, and then uncovering to bathing suits and paddling canoes to a larger boat. View 8 - A competing couple is seen steering their canoe either away from, or toward, a boat - possibly the one seen in the background. The female adjusts her boot, while her partner paddles from behind.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00070392
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Beaches.; N-003-029.8 4x5
CARL0000074178
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/113520
Subject
Snowshoes and snowshoeing--California--Long Beach
Cold weather clothing--California--Long Beach
Canoes and canoeing--California--Long Beach
Boats and boating--California--Long Beach
Bathing suits--California--Long Beach
Contests--California--Long Beach
Long Beach (Calif.)

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