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Title
Students at Mt. Lowe Tavern
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1930
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Caption on the verso of the image reads, "Redondo Hi. School students arrive at Mt. Lowe Tavern for a snow battle royal." Photo dated: January 22, 1930.; T.S.C. Lowe founded the Mount Lowe project and Mount Lowe Railway. In 1892, Oak Mountain, a 6,100 foot peak behind Echo Mountain, was renamed Mount Lowe in his honor. The rail system was engineered by David J. Macpherson and completed in 1893.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00074457
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1823.
CARL0000078423
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/24300
Subject
Mount Lowe Railway
Pacific Electric Railway Company
Electric railroads--California--Lowe, Mount (Los Angeles County)
Cable cars (Streetcars)--California--Lowe, Mount (Los Angeles County)
Snow
Snowballs
Lowe, Mount (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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