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Title
Dance Hall on Pier, Venice, Cal
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1907
Contributing Institution
Pepperdine University, Special Collections and University Archives
Collection
Eric Wienberg Collection of Malibu Matchbooks, Postcards, and Collectables
Rights Information
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Description
This postcard shows a crowd in front of the Venice Dance Hall, part of the design of Abbot Kinney, who created 16 miles of canals to replicated the feeling of Venice, Italy in Southern California. Complete with Venetian style buildings and gondolas, Kinney's Venice of America opened on July 4, 1905. On reverse: [in pencil] Dear Edith, Here we are at the beach having a fine time... The waves are big white curly ones. Postmark: 190-.
Identifier
http://cdm15730.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15730coll18/id/1425
Subject
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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