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Title
[North Fork Canyon]
Creator
Jackson, Bradford D
Date Created and/or Issued
1909
Publication Information
[Glendora, Cal.? : B.D. Jackson]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2008-2846
PHOTO: LOS ANGELES COUNTY: COLD BROOK CAMP
Postcards created by B.D. Jackson based on family camping trips to Cold Brook Camp.
Shows waterfall, bordered by boulders. Atop boulder on right, woman sits. Addressed to W.R. Munson. Note identifies the view as North Fork, about 15 minutes from Cold Brook Camp.
Cold Brook Camp, located within the Angeles National Forest, very popular with campers. Started out as hunter's camp owned by R.W. Dawson. In 1901, land leased to Doc Beatty who opened hostelry called Squirrel Inn. In 1907, Dawson took over the Inn renaming it Cold Brook Camp. Eventually built hotel, cabins and tents. Was popular in early 1900's and into the 1920's.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print (postcard) ; 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.
Identifier
(C)001392150CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-5490
Language
English
Subject
Waterfalls--California--San Gabriel Mountains
Private camps--California--San Gabriel Mountains
Boulders--California--San Gabriel Mountains
Streams--California--San Gabriel Mountains
Los Angeles County (Calif.)--Photographs
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photographic postcards
Place
California
San Gabriel Mountains
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)

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