Fourth of July, 1946, on the "Pleasure Pier," built in 1904 as part of the new boardwalk. The pipeline running down the middle of the pier carried ocean water to the 'Plunge,' the heated salt-water pool on the boardwalk. The Municipal Wharf is visible in the background.
Date: July 4, 1946
Place: Santa Cruz City
Source of Information: Museum of Natural History; Article on this Website, see link below
Original size: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"
This photograph is courtesy of the Santa Cruz City Museum of Natural History.