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Title
[South Grove, Twin Trees]
Creator
Haas, George Frederick, 1906-1978
Date Created and/or Issued
1934
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Plates in: Guide to the Calaveras Big Trees / by George F. Haas, plate [38].
"July 20, 1934. So. Gove, Calaveras Big Trees. Twin Trees in upper end of grove. F.O. Ballon sitting on left. photo by Haas" -- handwriten on verso.
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George F. Haas was born in Westport, Mendocino County. In 1933, hitchhiked to Calaveras Big Trees State Park where was employed. By 1934 became head park ranger, serving until 1935. While working here, compiled history from original settlers to region into book, Guide to the Calaveras Big Trees.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 4 1/8 x 2 1/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001443672CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
State parks & reserves--California--Calaveras County
Giant sequoias--California--Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Calaveras Big Trees State Park (Calif.)--Photographs
Calaveras County (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
California
Calaveras County
Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Calaveras Big Trees State Park (Calif.)
Calaveras County (Calif.)

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