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Catalog Number 2015.001.02067.36
Title Hiller Aviation Building in Menlo Park, 1961
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1961
Description Hiller Aviation Building in Menlo Park, 1961. Black and white negative of a model posing while a helicopter takes off in the front parking lot of the Hiller Aviation building in Menlo Park. The model wears a sheer white dress that is being blown upwards by the helipcopter, exposing her undergarments (not unlike Marilyn Monroe in "The Seven Year Itch"). She has her hands on her head to keep her hair from being blown around and wears white high-heeled shoes. The helicopter takes off right behind her. There is a man in a suit piloting the helicopter. He wears sunglasses and smokes a cigarette. There are about 10 cars in the parking lot behind the helicopter. Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Menlo Park, CA
People
Subjects Helicopters
Models
Search Terms Helicopters
Hiller Aviation
Menlo Park
Models
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association