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Title
Trailer treasure hunter says Valley hides riches
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 25, 1956 reads "Artifact seeker Fish peruses old Chinese ledger found in abandoned town ruins for clues to other hidden wealth. Stuck in between Chinese characters were pages in crude English dating back to 1865 in Dogtown, Calif. Fish says this is an important source document." Frank L. Fish, Van Nuys, is a treasurer hunter.; See images #00145793 through #00145795 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00145795
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d054_f33_i16
CARL0005867598
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/73467
Subject
Men--California--Los Angeles
Account books--California--Los Angeles
Chinese characters--California--Los Angeles
Magnifying glasses--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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