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Title
Bicycle race on coast highway, Pacific Palisades
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1930s
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Image of a crowd of people standing alongside the Roosevelt Highway (later Pacific Coast Highway) watching a cyclist in a bicycle race while he rides by in Pacific Palisades, California, with cars parked up along Porto Marina Way at right, and the Villa de Leon mansion at 17948 Porto Marina Way visible in the background on the hill.
This is a copy negative (a photograph of another photograph). Title devised by cataloger; date devised by cataloger based on the history of the Roosevelt Highway, which was dedicated in 1929, and the style of automobiles and clothing in image.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : film negative ; sheet 10 x 12.5 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
490099
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/16781
Subject
Pacific Coast Highway
Beaches
Bicycle racing
Cyclists
Roads
Spectators
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Pacific Palisades (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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