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Saturday, July 25, 2020 | History

9 edition of Santa Monica Lifeguards (CA) found in the catalog.

Santa Monica Lifeguards (CA)

by Arthur C. Verge

  • 109 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Arcadia Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • California - Local History,
  • History,
  • History - U.S,
  • History: American,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • CA,
  • History / United States / General,
  • United States - State & Local - West

  • Edition Notes

    Images of America

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7902287M
    ISBN 100738546984
    ISBN 109780738546988
    OCLC/WorldCa135765761

      x-ref: Per Susan North Weeks, additional information and photos can be found "in Arthur C. Verge’s book, Santa Monica Lifeguards. My dad is .   Hotel Shangri-la at The Ocean in Santa Monica commenced a yearlong series of historic events in honor of its 75th anniversary and the role it played in Author: AHPR.

    The Lookout News. Santa Monica, Long before Pamela Anderson’s red swim suit showed up, the lifeguards of Santa Monica Bay were busy keeping our beaches safe, with an estima rescues a year.   In the s, Santa Monica lifeguards adopted paddleboards as part of the lifesaving toolkit. The boards caught on with local beachgoers, and paddleboard races became a common sight in the waters near Santa Monica Pier. The surfing craze of the s pushed paddleboarding aside until the early s, when pro surfer Laird Hamilton popularized.

      Dive teams resumed their search Wednesday for a swimmer missing in the ocean near Santa Monica. The swimmer was last seen from shore about 11 .   The City of Santa Monica is excited to bring you the American Red Cross blended learning lifeguard training class. This class is for participants 15 years and older who would like to become an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard. We will combine in depth on line learning with detailed class instruction, demonstration and practice.


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Santa Monica Lifeguards (CA) by Arthur C. Verge Download PDF EPUB FB2

From the early days of the 20th century, when lifeguard legend Cap Watkins rode a horse to make ocean rescues, to present-day crew members who are aided by Baywatch rescue boats, the history of the Santa Monica Lifeguards is one of the most colorful in ocean lifesaving. Under these guards careful gaze, Pres.

John F. Kennedy swam along the Santa Monica shoreline, Charlie Chaplin collected. The book credits the lifeguards throughout the years as helping to make Santa Monica Beach the tourist destination that it is today. The book starts with a description of the uphill battle it took for Santa Monica to become a tourist destination after newspapers reported on several drownings at Santa Monica Beach in the early s.

It was not. Under these guards' careful gaze, Pres. John F. Kennedy swam along the Santa Monica shoreline, Charlie Chaplin collected seashells, and surfing icons Duke Khanamoku and Miki Dora took to the waves.

From historic legends to millions of yearly beachgoers, Santa Monica's lifeguards have provided decades of ocean-lifesaving services.5/5(1). One Sunday on a trip to California, he spent the afternoon at the beach home of Pat and Peter Lawford at Santa Monica, sitting in his swimming trunks beside the pool, reading a book, but glancing from time to time at the ocean surf.

“Dave, look at that surf out there,”. Under these guards’ careful gaze, Pres. John F. Kennedy swam along the Santa Monica shoreline, Charlie Chaplin collected seashells, and surfing icons Duke Khanamoku and Miki Dora took to the waves.

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InSanta Monica City contracted with Los Angeles County to provide lifeguard services, and their staff and facilities were merged accordingly. The following year, Los Angeles City followed by also contracting with Los Angeles County. All former City lifeguards were able to take advantage of the County’s higher salaries and Safety.

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Surfing legends and fellow Santa Monica lifeguards Tommy Zahn and Pete Peterson With my fellow St. Monica Classmates – Class of With Marianne at the beautiful Santa Barbara Mission where the De La Guerra’s helped build and maintain.

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