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Alfred Eisenstaedt, Intermission at Chinese Mission School in San Francisco, c.1936
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Alfred Eisenstaedt, Intermission at Chinese Mission School in San Francisco, c.1936

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Gladys O’Donnell with her two children after returning home to Long Beach, California, September 1930 
O’Donnell won the Women’s Air Derby, flying 2,250 miles to Chicago in just over 15 hours. 

Gladys O’Donnell with her two children after returning home to Long Beach, California, September 1930 

O’Donnell won the Women’s Air Derby, flying 2,250 miles to Chicago in just over 15 hours. 

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Handing her garter over to the winner ~ Culver City Race Track, LA CA c.1927 by DIck Whittington 
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Handing her garter over to the winner ~ Culver City Race Track, LA CA c.1927 by DIck Whittington 

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Alice White, the Hollywood film star, rides on the dodgems at Venice, near Hollywood, with Arthur Stone, Donald Reed and Lucien Prival, 1930

Alice White, the Hollywood film star, rides on the dodgems at Venice, near Hollywood, with Arthur Stone, Donald Reed and Lucien Prival, 1930

Grace Furuta, Mrs Noji and a very good-natured Reverend Noji, with friends at Huntington Beach, circa 1939. Oil derricks line Ocean Boulevard, now Pacific Coast Highway, and a surfer can be seen carrying a board in the background

Grace Furuta, Mrs Noji and a very good-natured Reverend Noji, with friends at Huntington Beach, circa 1939. Oil derricks line Ocean Boulevard, now Pacific Coast Highway, and a surfer can be seen carrying a board in the background

Nan Gray, Olivia de Havilland, Maxine Doyle, Dorothy Dare, June Martel and June Travis (from top to bottom) lining up at the entrance to the Warner Bros Acting School in Hollywood, California on May 6, 1935

Nan Gray, Olivia de Havilland, Maxine Doyle, Dorothy Dare, June Martel and June Travis (from top to bottom) lining up at the entrance to the Warner Bros Acting School in Hollywood, California on May 6, 1935

school children are giving California Governor CC Young two miles of newspaper clippings on the cases of Thomas Mooney and Warren K Billings, San Francisco, California, May 16, 1930. The Governor has before him the pardon applications of the men who were convicted of the Preparedness Day Bombing in 1916 in SF

school children are giving California Governor CC Young two miles of newspaper clippings on the cases of Thomas Mooney and Warren K Billings, San Francisco, California, May 16, 1930. The Governor has before him the pardon applications of the men who were convicted of the Preparedness Day Bombing in 1916 in SF

Leila Hyams is ready to go for a spin in her Aero-Wheel, Hollywood, California, circa 1928

Leila Hyams is ready to go for a spin in her Aero-Wheel, Hollywood, California, circa 1928