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Title
[Alum Rock, San Jose, 1914] (8 views)
Date Created and/or Issued
1914
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
View 1 (2016-1537) -- view 2 (2016-1538) -- view 3 (2016-1539) -- view 4 (2016-1540) -- view 5 (2016-1541) -- view 6 (2016-1542) -- view 7 (2016-1543) -- view 8 (2016-1544)
Shows group of men and women standing on vehicle, standing beside stream, seated at picnic table.
Alum Rock Park, San Jose was founded in 1872. Name was derived from huge rock supposedly of alum. From 1890 to 1932 park was health spa with mineral springs, swimming pool, tea garden, restaurant, and dance pavilion.
Collection of images of same group of people visiting various parts of California.
Type
image
Format
Unmediated
Sheet
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
8 photographs : prints ; 5 5/8 x 3 1/2 in. and 3 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.
Language
English
Subject
Parks--California--San Jose
Carts & wagons--California--San Jose
Picnics--California--San Jose
San Jose (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
San Jose
San Jose (Calif.)

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