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Title
View South from 99 Steps
Date Created and/or Issued
1887-1892
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
View showing shacks and cottages along the beach in Santa Monica California, as seen from the Palisades bluffs, with the "99 steps" wooden staircase leading down from the bluff, the Arcadia Hotel, and the remains of the Los Angeles and Independence railroad wharf in the distance.
Title transcribed from item. Date devised by cataloger based on history of the Arcadia Hotel, which was completed, in 1887 and the railroad tracks (not yet visible), which were built along the base of the bluffs in 1893.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : print ; sheet 20.5 x 25 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/20544
Subject
Arcadia Hotel (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Beaches
Stairways
Wharves
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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