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Title
"Tooch" Martin
Creator
Larson, Stanley (photographer)
Publication Information
Honnold Mudd Library. Special Collections
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
City of Claremont History Collection
Rights Information
For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact Honnold Mudd Library Special Collections at http://libraries.claremont.edu/sc
Description
An elderly W.T. "Tooch" Martin sits on a chair in the doorway of a house holding a bow and arrow. Surrounding the doorway are the skins of raccoons, skunks, and other small animals. Above the doorway is a horse shoe. "Tooch" Martin was the first anglo-European resident of Claremont. Written on the back is "'Tooch' Martin 1st Man Claremont," "Stanley Larson," "Used June 53 in Citizens Series." Stamped on the back in black ink is "College Press 129 Harvard Avenue Claremont, Calif.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/chc/id/274
Subject
Men
Photography of men
Dwellings
Claremont (Calif.)
Bow and arrow
Horseshoes
Hides and skins
Source
Black and white photograph, 5 x 7 inches: Claremontiana Photo Archive; Individuals and Groups
Relation
City of Claremont History Collection - http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/chc

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