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Title
Crystal Lake from Castle Crag # 42
Creator
Jackson, Bradford D
Date Created and/or Issued
1911
Publication Information
[Glendora, Calif.? : B.D. Jackson]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2009-0776.
View of Crystal Lake near the Cold Brook Camp area, Los Angeles County. A rowboat is seen in the middle of the lake. Addressed to Mrs. W. R. Munson, signed B.D. (Bradford D. Jackson).
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) ; 3 4/8 x 5 4/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001392786CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-6133
Language
English
Subject
Lakes & ponds--California--San Gabriel Mountains
Los Angeles County (Calif.)--Photographs
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)--Photographs
Crystal Lake (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photographic postcards
Place
California
San Gabriel Mountains
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
Crystal Lake (Calif.)

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