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Title
Falls of the San Antonio (5 views)
Creator
Haas, George Frederick, 1906-1978
Date Created and/or Issued
1934
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Plates in: Guide to the Calaveras Big Trees / by George F. Haas, plate [47].
View 1 (2011-1486). Hiking to the falls. "Feb. 8, 1934. Mrs. W.H. Wirt and brother, Lee Oathout on the way to the Falls of the San Antonio, Calaveras Big Trees" - handwritten on verso -- view 2 (2011-1683). "Feb. 8, 1934. Upper half of the Falls of the San Antonio, Calaveras Big Trees" - handwritten on verso -- view 3 (2011-1682). "Feb. 8, 1934. Top of the Falls of the San Antonio, Calaveras Big Trees" - handwritten on verso -- view 4 (2011-1749). "Feb. 8, 1934. Main falls of the Falls of the San Antonio, Calaveras Big Trees" - handwritten on verso -- view 5 (2011-1293). "Feb. 8, 1934. Waterwheel effect in Falls of the San Antonio. Calaveras Big Trees" - 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.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
5 photographic prints ; 4 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. and 2 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001443683CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
State parks & reserves--California--Calaveras County
Waterfalls--California--Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Trails & paths--California--Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Hiking--California--Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Calaveras Big Trees State Park (Calif.)--Photographs
Calaveras County (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
California
Calaveras County
Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Calaveras Big Trees State Park (Calif.)
Calaveras County (Calif.)

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