Contestants in the Miss California Pageant and an unidentified woman on stage at the Boardwalk bandstand. Miss Catalina is holding a trophy. The pageant originated in Santa Cruz in 1924.
Date: 1937 or 1938
Place: Santa Cruz city
Sources of Information: Staff; Article on this Website, see link below.
Related Article: Too Much Makeup, Too Much Skin; Pageant Protests Go Back to 1924
Original size: 6 1/2" x 4 1/2"
This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.