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Title
Big Pines Camp, view 5
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1925]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Big Pines Recreation Camp (elevation 6,862) was developed in 1923 by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and the Department of Parks and Recreation. It became a year-round resort with crowds of up to 10,000 on many weekends. Big Pines is located four miles west of Wrightwood in the Angeles National Forest. In 1940 Los Angeles County transferred the land to the U.S. Forest Service. Big Pines continues to be a popular recreation area, with three ski resorts, campgrounds and Jackson Lake.
Three women, each wearing a different outfit, pose together in what appears to be a congratulatory event at Big Pines Camp.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;14 x 11 cm. on sheet 26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00070931
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Big Pines; N-003-293.5 4x5
CARL0000078602
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/110834
Subject
Mountains--California, Southern
Big Pines Camp (Calif.)

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