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Buffalo of Catalina
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Brought to Santa Catalina for the filming of the motion picture "The Vanishing American" in December 1924, buffalo continue to thrive on the island. The animals are overseen and managed by the Santa Catalina Island Conservancy, whose objective involves maintaining a healthy herd in balance with Catalina's natural environment and resources.
A herd of buffalo is seen grazing near Catalina Island's fresh water reservoir. Photograph dated July 3, 1977.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
American bison--California--Santa Catalina Island
Reservoirs--California--Santa Catalina Island
Islands--California, Southern
Santa Catalina Island (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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