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Title
[Men and covered wagon at Sutter's Fort]
Contributor
McCurry Foto Co
Date Created and/or Issued
1936
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2009-1065
View of men standing in front of covered wagon prior to departure for the Bay Bridge opening celebration on November 12, 1936. Photograph was taken November 5, 1936. Standing in foreground, left to right, are Harry C. Peterson, Charles W. Deterding, Arthur S. Dudley, James S. Dean, and Harold J. McCurry. Mrs. Bettie Ogle and Mrs. L. Sibert (not identified to position), are seen sitting in the covered wagon.
McCurry no.: 31959-1.
Sacramento's contribution to the celebration of the opening of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge was the Progress of Transportation Pageant. The Pageant consisted of a different form of transportation leaving Sutter's Fort each day, traveling to San Francisco for the opening. Pageant was sponsored by the Sacramento Chamber of Commerce. The covered wagon, pulled by a ten-ox team, left Sutter's Fort on Nov. 5th. Driven by Tom Cowan.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 10 x 8 in.
Identifier
(C)001393033CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-6384
Language
English
Subject
Dean, James S.. (James Somerville),, 1885--Photographs
Deterding, Charles William--Photographs
Dudley, Arthur Serviss--Photographs
McCurry, Harold J.,, approximately 1885-1971--Photographs
Peterson, Harry C.. (Harry Claude),, 1876-1941--Photographs
Celebrations--California--Sacramento
Covered wagons--California--Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)--Photographs
Sutter's Fort (Sacramento, Calif.)--Photographs
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)
Sutter's Fort (Sacramento, Calif.)
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.)

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