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Title
View of Avalon Harbor on Santa Catalina Island with a small steamer docked at the pier, ca.1889
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1889
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
California Historical Society
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of a view of Avalon Harbor on Santa Catalina Island with a small steamer docked at the pier, ca.1889. The pier is at center and juts into the bay at right. There are several small sailing vessels, as well as rowboats, on the smooth water of the harbor. The edge of Avalon is at left and is composed of rows of large canvas tents facing the water. The city is surrounded by steep mountains which are covered in small shrubs.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photonegative, b&w
21 x 26 cm.
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
chs-m5560
USC-0-1-1-5677 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-12951
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m5560
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-12951.jpg
Subject
Islands
Harbors
Boats and boating
Steamboats
Los Angeles County--Catalina--Avalon Harbor
Time Period
circa 1889
Place
Avalon
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
1-26- [Microfiche number]
12951 [Accession number]
CHS-12951 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]

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