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Plates in: Guide to the Calaveras Big Trees / by George F. Haas, plate . View 1 (2011-1714). New York - May 14, 1933. "The 'New York' South Grove, Calaveras Big Trees. Note cap hanging on center of tree. Photo by G.F. Haas" - handwritten on verso. Ground covered in snow -- view 2 (2011-1715). New York - July 1934. "July 19, 1934. South Grove, Calaveras Big Trees. Geo. F. Haas by 'New York,' 8 sec. exposure. photo by F.O. Ballon" -- handwritten on verso. George F. Haas was born in Westport, Mendocino County. In 1933, hitchhiked to Calaveras Big Trees State Park where was employed. By 1934 became head park ranger, serving until 1935. While working here, compiled history from original settlers to region into book, Guide to the Calaveras Big Trees.
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2 photographic prints ; 2 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.
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