This footage is from 16mm film. It was taken in 1940-41 at the Sail Ho! Balboa camp.
This newspaper clipping tells of the beginning of Skipper Steimle’s Balboa camp years…likely printed in 1937. Text of article is as follows: [beginning of article missing]…of Leonard N. Steimle, instructor in the science department at Beverly Hills High School. He also wishes he could own an airplane, play the piano, and read at the rate […]
Here’s a scan of a 1938 brochure cover from the Balboa Beach Camp for Boys run by Leonard “Skipper” Steimle (click on the image to see a larger version). Were you there or do you know any of the sponsors? Here’s the text from the scan: Front: Balboa Beach Camp for Boys Sailing at B.B.C. […]