Spectators and contestants at the Miss California Pageant. The contestants are walking along a circular walkway by the Santa Cruz Boardwalk bandstand. The pageant was held in Santa Cruz from 1924 to 1985.
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.