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Title
[Old Pony Express and stage office, Santa Cruz Big Trees Calif], no. 23
Creator
Johnson, C. W. J. (Charles Wallace Jacob), 1833-1903
Date Created and/or Issued
[18--]
Publication Information
[California :] Johnson
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2009-2638.
Frame buildings, one-story in height. Sign above door of center building reads "Parlor". Seated man reading newspaper in foreground.
Big Trees was used by two separate resorts and railroad stations. First, Welchs Big Trees, started by Joseph Warren Welch, became Santa Cruz County Big Trees Park. Second owned by Cowell family and became Cowells Big Trees, later Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park. Railroad station established by South Pacific Coast Railroad.
Also have negative: no. GL2533 (8 x 5 in.)
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 5 x 8 in.
Identifier
(C)001416524CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Pony Express--California--Santa Cruz County
Stagecoaches--California--Santa Cruz County
Buildings--California--Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz County (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz County (Calif.)

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