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Title Demolition of P.O.P., 1969
Date 1969/06/26
Description A group of people walks along the side of Nuova Italia Pizza at the International Promenade at Pacific Ocean Park (P.O.P.). A woman points at wreckage from demolition in the distance. P.O.P. opened in 1958 as a Disneyland competitor by converting the decayed Ocean Park Pier. In 1967 P.O.P. was forced into bankruptcy and closed. Following a fire in 1970, the pier was ultimately demolished in 1974.
Collection Bill Beebe Collection
Catalog Number 3.2.6945
Object Name Negative, Film
Search Terms Amusement park
Demolition
International Promenade
Nuova Italia Pizza
Ocean Park Pier
P.O.P.
Pacific Ocean Park
POP
Spectator
Spectators
Wreckage
Year Range from 1969
Year Range to 1969