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Title
Panorama of train and passengers at Double Bow Knot half way up Mount Tamalpais on the Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods Railway
Creator
T.C.W. Co, 252 Post, San Francisco
Contributor
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1922 September 18
Publication Information
Mill Valley Public Library
Contributing Institution
Mill Valley Public Library
Collection
Mill Valley History Photograph Collection
Rights Information
Copyrighted
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Mill Valley Public Library
Mill Valley Public Library History Room, 375 Throckmorton Avenue, Mill Valley, CA, 94941, 415-389-4292 x131
1922 September 18
Copyright by Mill Valley Public Library
Description
Panoramic view of train and passengers posed for photo at Double Bow Knot on the Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods Railway half way up Mount Tamalpais. Most passengers are standing inside or in front of railroad cars. There are three passenger railroad cars. The first one attached to the locomotive and tender is a standard enclosed car. It says "Mt Tamalpais Muir Woods" at the top and bears the number 26. That car is totally empty and no passengers are standing in front of it. The other two cars behind that are completely open air. They both say "Mt Tamalpais" on top and many passengers are crowded together in front of those cars for the photo shoot. Most passengers appear to be very well dressed with men in suits and ties and hats. There are a few children in the crowd. The engineer can be seen looking backward out of engine number 4 which is emitting steam. The tender says "Mt Tamalpais and Muir Woods on the side. The mountain peak is visible directly above the train. The p
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print: 70.5 x 17.5 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt0q2nc9mt
CMLPL_196
rolled up photo from map cabinet oversized drawer
Language
English
Subject
Railroads
Railroad locomotives
Railroad passenger cars
Open air passenger railroad cars
Mountains
Railroad passengers
Panoramic views
Panoramic photographs
Mount Tamalpais & Muir Woods Railway
Place
Mount Tamalpais
Double Bow Knot

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