Posted: May 14, 2012 02:02 PM PDT
Updated: Aug 28, 2016 06:00 PM PDT
Bruno Bernard's photo of Marilyn Monroe at the Racquet Club in Palm Springs
This photograph was taken by Hollywood glamour photographer Bruno Bernard in 1949 at the Palm Springs Racquet Club, with Norma Jeane playfully posing on a diving board above shimmering water the color of her bathing suit. It was during this photo shoot that she was introduced to the Hollywood agent Johnny Hyde, who secured a role for her in The Asphalt Jungle, leading to her fame as Marilyn Monroe.
Frank Sinatra and Marilyn Monroe with Peter Lawford in Palm Springs.
Charlie Farrell with Marilyn Monroe at the Racquet Club in Palm Springs.
Marilyn Monroe photographed in Palm Springs by Ted Baron, Spring of 1954
Monroe lived in this home as a getaway from Hollywood. It's located at 1326 Rose Ave., Palm Springs
This is the interior of the home once owned by Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe poses in Palm Springs for Vanity Fair