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Title
McCarthy Album 04, Photograph 266
Contributor
Audrey Fullerton-Samora of Sacramento, great niece of William and Grace McCarthy, donated the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection to the California State Archives in 1996
Date Created and/or Issued
1935
Publication Information
California State Archives, a division of the California Secretary of State's Office
Contributing Institution
California State Archives
Collection
McCarthy (William M.) Photograph Collection
Rights Information
© 2017 by the California State Archives, a division of the Secretary of State’s Office. Contact the owner for more information at ArchivesWeb@sos.ca.gov or (916) 653-2246.
Description
No caption, c. 1935. William McCarthy on the steep trail to the summit of the iconic Half Dome, in the Yosemite Valley. The cables used to assist hikers follow a route laid down by George Anderson, who reached the summit in 1875.
Type
image
Format
JPEG, scanned at 400 DPI, 24-bit color
Identifier
96-07-08-alb04-266
http://exhibits.sos.ca.gov/items/show/4332
http://exhibits.sos.ca.gov/files/original/bb148755c51cabba424d40a282f3bbca.jpg
Language
English
Subject
Half Dome, Yosemite National Park
Place
Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County, California
Source
Image of a photograph within the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection (96-07-08)

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