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Title
Cactus Tree S. Main St., Los Angeles
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1880s
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
View of a prickly cactus tree on the sidewalk in front of 311 South Main Street in downtown Los Angeles, California, with a sign "School and Kindergarten" visible.
"Cactus Tree S. Main St., Los Angeles"--text, handwritten in margin. Title transcribed from item. Related item photCL_555_03_701 is the same image with the Payne, Stanton & Co. imprint. Date devised by cataloger based on similar photograph of cactus made by Carleton E. Watkins during a trip to Southern California, circa 1880 (photCL_555_03_1028). See related items for other views of the cactus.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : print ; mount 10 x 17.5 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/17336
Subject
Cactus
Streets
Photographs. (aat)
Stereographs. (aat)
Place
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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