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40th Annual Academy Awards
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Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Entrance of the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium as stars arrive for the 40th Annual Academy Awards on April 10, 1968, of which Bob Hope was the host. Crowds, seated in bleachers on the left, anxiously await the arrival of the famous and glamorous. An ABC television camera is visible on the left. The auditorium, located at 1855 Main Street, was designed by Welton Becket in 1958.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Moving pictures-Academy Awards.; A-008-939 4x5
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium
Motion pictures--California--Los Angeles
Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Crowds--California--Santa Monica
Becket, Welton
Wanamaker, Marc
Santa Monica (Calif.)

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