Monterey history photo collection

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Mr. Pat Hathaway, Photo Archivist


Aerial Photograph Collection at California Views, Monterey

Pacific Grove, July 10, 1906
photo by George R. Lawrence (1869-1938) Photo Accession CV # 73-007-0001
Photo taken from Lawrence Captive Airship suspended from a kites 1200 feet above Lovers Point and Monterey Bay.
Aerial pictorial collection
Pacific Grove 1906
1. Lovers Point, 2. China Point, 3. Monterey, 4. Pacific Grove S. P. Train Station Depot, 5. S. P. Turntable, 6. Pacific Street, 7. Caledonia Park, 8. Methodist Church, 9. Hopkins Marine Station, 10. Downtown Pacific Grove, 11. Forest Avenue 12. Pine Avenue

We also have over 200 oblique Aerial images from 1906 to today of the Monterey Peninsula area and south to Big Sur and photos by George R. Lawrence of Salinas and San Jose in 1906.
Holdings: We have over 5,000 Monterey and 21,215 photos of Monterey County listed in our database. More Pacific Grove aerial photos.
We also have an 11x14 album by George E. Russell (1868-1940) Aero foto Co. of the Hotel del Monte, Monterey, Pebble Beach, Carmel in the early 1920s. Another collection we have is the Ted McKay 5x7 negative's taken in the late 1930s of Cannery Row, Monterey, Pacific Grove, Carmel and the Big Sur coast.
Other photographers that did aerial photographyare Dan Freeman, A.C. Heidrick, J.P. Graham, Kaldor-Bates, William L.Morgan, Rey J. Ruppel and Lee Blaisdell that we have in our archives.

Aerial photos of the Carmel, Carmel Point, Point Lobos and Big Sur areas and California.
We have over 35,000 historical California images listed in our database and can provide a computer generated list by subject, place, date, photographer and format or any combination of the above for a small fee.
Please click to see over 200 Searchable California Photo galleries with over 2,400 Photos
Prints are available from 11 x14 - 40x60
All images are also available for editorial downloads and one-time editorial use.
Please keep checking back as we will be adding more galleries
This page was last updated on October 1, 2019
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