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Title
Silver Dollar Saloon at Knott's Berry Farm, Buena Park, 1947
Contributor
West, H. H. (Henry Hebard), 1872-1958
Date Created and/or Issued
May 18, 1947
1947-05-18
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
West (H. H.) Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph of the Silver Dollar Saloon standing at Knott's Berry Farm. The saloon stands in the near distance, right-of-center. The saloon enters frame from the right and stretches back towards center, facing left. A bench sits in front of the saloon in the foreground at right. In the near distance, a couple leans against a post in front of the saloon, left-of-center. A wide porch extends from the front of the saloon. Signs sitting atop the porch's roof read, "SILVER DOLLAR," and "SALOON." Visitors walk along a walkway that stretches into the distance along the left edge.
Text from negative sleeve: 2278. Knott's Berry Farm, Buena Park, May 18, 1947. 1 H.H. West between two images of old timers on the bench in the Ghost City. 2 L to R Mrs H.H. West & Mrs D.L. Tribe in front of the old Wells-Fargo Express office. 3 The Silver Dollar saloon. Persons not known. 4 Mr and Mrs D.L. Tribe leaning against rear end of spring wagon in front of Wells Fargo & Co express office. 5 L to R Mrs H.H. West. The Sheriff of Ghost City and Mrs D.L. Tribe
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1998_2278_003
ark:/21198/zz002j372g
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Bars--California--Buena Park
Knott’s Berry Farm (Buena Park, Calif. : Amusement park)
Source
West (H. H.) Collection

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