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Title
Looff Pleasure Pier, The Whip
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1917
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Image of people standing by the "The Whip" ride, situated next to the Blue Streak Racer roller coaster on the Looff Pleasure Pier in Santa Monica, California.
This is a copy negative (a photograph of another photograph). Title based on note from donor Ernest Marquez: "Looff Pleasure Pier, The Whip" written on envelope in which the negative was received; date devised by cataloger based on year the Looff Pier was completed and the style of clothing in the image.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : film negative ; sheet 10 x 12.5 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
490048
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/16730
Subject
Santa Monica Pier (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Amusement rides
Piers
Roller coasters
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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