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Title
Cogswell's Sierra Madre Villa, Los Angeles Co., Cal
Creator
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1877-approximately 1880
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Long, two-story hotel building with a wraparound porch and landscaped grounds of the Sierra Madre Villa hotel in what is now Sierra Madre, California, owned by William F. Cogswell, with the San Gabriel Mountains in the background and citrus trees in the foreground. Several people sit out on the lawn and on porch.
"Cogswell's Sierra Madre Villa, Los Angeles, Co., Cal. 4823" and "Watkins' New Series Of Pacific Coast Views, 427 Montgomery Street, S.F" and "Photographic Views of California ... etc. Views made to order in any part of the State or Coast."--text, printed in item margin. Title transcribed from item. Date devised by cataloger; Watkins made two trips to Southern California, in 1877 and 1880. Related item photPF 440 is a cabinet-card version of the same image.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : print ; mount 9 x 17.5 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/17309
Subject
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
Hotels
Photographs. (aat)
Stereographs. (aat)
Place
Sierra Madre (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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