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Title
Beauty pageant in front of the Deauville Club in Santa Monica
Creator
Powell Press Service
Date Created and/or Issued
1927-1934
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Image of a crowd watching a beauty contestant modeling a bathing suit and standing next to a musical band at the Deauville Club in Santa Monica, California, the Santa Monica Pier and the La Monica Ballroom can be seen in the distance.
Title devised by cataloger; date devised by cataloger based on opening of the Deauville Club in 1927 and construction of the breakwater in 1934. The crane and flat-bottom barge at the end of the Santa Monica Pier was used to build the breakwater in 1934.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : film negative ; sheet 9.8 x 12.3 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
487829
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/17463
Subject
Deauville Club (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Beauty contests
Beaches
Beauty contestants
Beachgoers
Private clubs
Santa Monica Pier (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Photographs. (aat)
Film negatives. (aat)
Place
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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