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Title
Event at the Pike
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1930]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
People gather around an entertainment event at The Pike amusement park south of Ocean Blvd. in Long Beach. They're watching a scaffold with two men at the top and two racing cars suspended lower down. Flood lights are aimed at the scaffold and a ramp connects its platform to the sand.; Started in 1902, The Pike ran until 1979.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;20 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00074680
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
N-000-404 4x5; Long Beach-Amusement parks-The Pike.
CARL0000078236
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/115907
Subject
Amusement parks--California--Long Beach
Amusements--California--Long Beach
Leisure industry--California--Long Beach
Long Beach (Calif.)
Pike, The (Long Beach, Calif. : Amusement park)

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