Photograph shows Miss Universe 1958 (Luz Marina Zuluaga) surrounded by the pageant judges, mostly men in black tie but also including a woman in a kimono and another woman in a straw hat. Alberto Vargas is second from left in the bottom row.
Official photograph for the Miss Universe Pageant, 1958 / Harry Merrick Studio (Long Beach, Calif.), photographer. Alberto Vargas papers, 1914-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560