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Located in California's eastern San Joaquin Valley, Tulare County is an agriculturally rich region and one of the top agricultural producers in the nation. Sequoia National Park and the Mineral King, Golden Trout and Domeland Wilderness areas lie within the County’s boundaries. Tulare County offers an active lifestyle with recreational and cultural activities including theater, music, and sports.


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Description : This photo shows slain members of the notorious Dalton Gang, after their shooting October 2, 1892, in Coffeeville, Kansas. From left to right are Tim Evans, Bob Dalton, Grat Dalton and Dick Broadwell. The inset shows gang member Emmett Dalton. The Dalton family, with 15 children, settled near Fresno, CA, in the 1880s. Sons Grat, Bob and Emmett were drifters. On February 22, 1889, two men robbed a train near Pixley, CA, and two men were killed. On January 24, 1890, a train was held...
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Description : The Kuzo Shinoda family. Kuzo and his first wife, Hito, had four children. After her death he returned to Japan and married her sister, Sayo. They had eight children. Pictured (left to right) are: Top row: Muto Shinoda, Bobby Hanada, Akira Shinoda, Hito Shinoda, Kuzo Shinoda, unknown, Tom Kaku, and Mickey Shinoda. Second Row: Kiyo Shinoda, unknown, Chieko Shinoda, Emiko Hanada, Maki Shinoda Sadahiro. Third row: Eddie Shinoda (grandson), Marsha Shinoda, Taye Abe, Alice Hanada,...
Topic: californiarevealed
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Description : This Yokut Indian couple is posing with their children in Tulare County, CA, in 1910. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topics: californiarevealed, Indians and Pictographs
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Video compilation For additional information see California Revealed .
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Source: DVD: 4 Discs of 4
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Description : The "Water Witch" sailing on the North end of Tulare Lake at the mouth of the King's River. It was the last voyage of the "Water Witch" in the late 1870's. (Copy of a lithograph) Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Description : John R Reed and family members pose in front of the family home in Orosi, CA, in the early 1900s. Left to right are his wife Mary Ann, his sister Mame Reed in the wheelchair, and sister Adelaide Reed, mother of Munn Reed. This home burned down in 1912 or 1913. (Photo courtesy of Munn Reid) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work...
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Description : This family photo taken in the 1890s I Visalia, CA, shows Robert and Mary Weishar and their children: Anna May (left) and Mary Louise; John Albert, center; and Augusta Marie, in foreground. (Photo courtesy of Margaret Croden) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
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Description : This photo of a tree and house provides evidence that snow fell and actually stayed on the ground in Visalia, CA, in January, 1999. (Photo courtesy of Carol Beers) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Description : The first settlers of Visalia, CA, lived within Fort Visalia, located at this site during the fall and winter of 1852-53. Today it would be located within the borders of Oak, Center, Garden, and Bridge streets. Alan George and Sam Akin are shown here with the historical marker placed in 1981 by the Boy Scouts of America and Tulare County Historical Society. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given...
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Description : John R. Reed, the grandfather of Munn Reed, farmed east of Orosi, CA. He leased 5,000 acres from the Glide family of San Francisco, raising primarily wheat. The town of Reedley, CA, was named for his brother, T. L. Reed. (Photo courtesy of Munn Reed) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of...
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Description : Placed in 1986 by the Tulare County Historical Society in Ivanhoe, CA, this marker commemorated the town's original name of Klink. The town was first named Klink in 1888, but the name was changed to Ivanhoe in 1924 to match the name of the newly established Ivanhoe Elementary School. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission...
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Description : California Highway Patrol officers are shown on their motorcycles in front of the Wayne Wilson bicycle and motorcycle shop, Visalia, CA, in the 1920s. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission...
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Description : When the General Noble Giant Sequoia tree was cut to have a section displayed at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, the major portion of the tree was felled and workmen began cutting the "traveling section" into numbered pieces small enough to be manageable. The tree grew in General Grant National Park, CA, that later was absorbed into Kings Canyon National Park. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library....
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Description : This one lane road carried traffic to and from Camp Nelson in the Sierra mountains east of Porterville, CA, in the late 1930s. (Photo courtesy of Wayne White) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Description : One can only wonder at the film title or content that, about 1950, caused such a large and overwhelmingly male crowd to see a movie at the State Theatre in Tulare, CA. The theatre was located on the south side of the 200 block of East Kern Street. (Photo courtesy of Ellen Gorelick, Director, Tulare Historical Museum) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide...
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Description : A large tree managed to travel downstream in Mill Creek, jamming under buildings, during the Christmas, 1955, flooding of Tulare County's Kaweah River. This Visalia, CA, scene shows the tree after its removal, on Center Street between Church and Court Streets. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or...
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Description : This photo shows the Southern Pacific and Visalia Electric train depot in Visalia, CA. It was at the southeast corner of Oak and Church streets until 1915. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Description : Downtown stores : Bicycle Shop, Traders Union Groceries, and F. C. Huffaker's Candy and Cigar Store. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Description : Vincent School class photo Series : Linnell & Woodville Camp Slides Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
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Description : A group of Porterville, CA, teachers are shown at the Abbot house in Porterville, CA. They taught at the Morton Street school. L to R: Grace Redfield, Louis Weber, Seated: D.W. Lindsay, Martha McFarland (not a teacher) and Marguerite Hjey. Sitting in front is Miss Frankie Henry. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide...
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Description : John Sontag, bandit and half of the notorious Sontag and Evans outlaw team, lies wounded after a battle with a posse. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In...
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Description : The sisters look happy with their hands in the sand. Series : Linnell & Woodville Camp Slides Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by...
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Description : Dinuba Christian Church, located at North I and East Fresno Streets in Dinuba, CA, was remodeled to this design from its original early 1900s appearance. (Photo courtesy of Joanne Andrews) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Description : Dinuba Livery Stable was located on Kern Street in Dinuba, CA. It was operated by the partnership of Deckman and Kirkpatrick. (Photo courtesy of Alta District Historical Society) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires...
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Description : This photo looks north from the intersection of Main and Oak streets in Porterville, CA, about 1900. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Description : This building -- a Southern Pacific Railroad Depot -- was built in 1939 to replace a depot that burned down in 1931. It is the only known art deco-style railroad depot ever built. In 2004, there were plans to relocate the building to its original location next to the railroad tracks. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work...
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Description : Photograph of a display to buy Christmas seals to help "stamp out" TB. The young women are not identified. The Christmas Seal is a 1948 stamp. Series : Springville Hospital Dorothy Tuberculosis Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Description : This was the student body of Venice School in Visalia, CA, in 1913-1914. Back row, from left: Creek Sutton, Leona Webb, Marie Sutton, Hattie Johnson, Esther Hash, Vera Hicks. Middle row: Frank Wells, Jess Freeman, Clifford Price, Lottie Johnson, Jessie Hicks, Sadie Sutton, Myrtle Coleman, Bessie Freeman, Letha Hibler. Front row: (unknown) Hibler, Landresa Johnson, (unknown) Freeman, Earl Freeman, Linus Hash, Willie Bente, Annie Bente, Violet Kirkman, Hazel Hicks. (Photo courtesy...
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Description : John Franklin Guthrie, a cattle rancher in White River Area near Porterville, CA, is seen here at the monument on top of the Mt. Whitney in 1908. (Porterville Lib. # 194) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
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Description : The Visalia House hotel, Visalia's finest hotel as it was being razed and replaced by the Hotel Johnson in 1916-1917. The Hotel Johnson burned in the 1960s and the site at the turn of the Millennium is occupied by Bank of America. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Description : A rancher kneels amongst turkeys on a foothill ranch in Tulare County, CA. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials...
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Description : In 1939, this was the scene at the northeast corner of Main and Court streets in Visalia, CA. Shown is the Palace Hotel Building, with Mixter's Pharmacy and Western Union on the ground floor. The building was built ca 1876. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
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Description : This historical marker was placed near Lone Oak Cemetery northeast of Visalia, CA, in 1970, acknowledging its status as "probably the oldest cemetery in the southern San Joaquin Valley. The marker was erected by the Tulare County Historical Society and the Kaweah Chapter of D.A.R. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
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Description : This photo depicts the Methodist Church of Ducor, CA, as it appeared in the early 1900s. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
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Description : A post card of the "End of the Trail" after it was painted white and placed on a new foundation in the early 1960's. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the...
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Description : Postcard: This postcard, postmarked February 23, 1909 in Lindsay, CA, shows downtown Lindsay about that time. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition,...
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Description : George Stockton Berry developed his Berry's Combined Steam Traction Harvester in Lindsay, CA, in 1886, using on 2,000 acres of grain he farmed east of the town. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Description : This view of a building on Main Street shows the brick construction that was becoming popular in Porterville, CA, around 1895. This building later became the First National Bank of Porterville. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected...
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Description : Claubes' soda fountain was a popular place when this photo was taken in 1907. It was located in the south part of the Pioneer Hotel. Mr. Candy, owner, is in the suit. The other man is Bob Evans, an employee at his father's Ford garage. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
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Description : The Rogers-Van Andel and Woolworth's buildings' rear entrances are shown in this mid-1950s photograph. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the...
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Description : Fruit is dried on trays at the Mineral King Ranch, east of Visalia, CA, in the early 1920s. The ranch was near what later became Cutler Park, a Tulare County-owned park along the Saint Johns River. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Description : Sally Sweatheal was a member of the Yokut Indian tribe in Tulare County, CA, during the late 1800s. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Description : This aerial photo of Tulare, CA, taken in the mid-1930s, looks north along "Old Highway 99" toward the community's business district. (Photo courtesy of Nancy Baird) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
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Description : The Arlington Hotel was built when the railroad came to town in Porterville, CA. John Lloyd is holding his son's hand (Carl Lloyd). Mr. Lloyd was the proprietor of the hotel. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
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Description : Bathers enjoy the sand and the Kaweah River at Terminus Beach, east of Woodlake, CA, in 1918. The location was just below the site of the Terminus Dam built in the late 1950s as a flood-control dam. (Photo courtesy of Pat Ropes) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
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Description : This baseball team, self-named the "Porterville Fats" in acknowledgement of a shared weight problem, represented the community of Porterville, CA, in 1910. Some of the family names of members were Loyds, Claubes, Graham, Murry, and Tutrell. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work...
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Description : Two men have removed the car motor for repairs. They are working under a shade tree in back of the tin hut cabin at the camp. Series : Linnell & Woodville Camp Slides Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright...
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Description : Henry Traeger had his blacksmith shop on the southeast corner of Main and Oak in Porterville, CA. This photo was taken about 1900 and included, left to right, Adam Motsinger, Frank Woodley, Henry Traegerr, and Matt Flynn. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or...
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Description : This is a portrait off Wiley Hinds, a former slave who in 1858 came to Farmersville, CA, with Archibald Hinds, from Arkansas. This portrait was taken in 1910 when the subject was in his 70s. Hinds owned a ranch in Farmersville as well as several sections of land in Tulare County's Yokohl Valley. He fathered 13 children and became very wealthy, dying in 1919. He and his wife are buried in the Visalia, CA, cemetery. (Photo courtesy of Marian E. King) Series : Sesquicentennial...
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Description : In 1922 during the Armistice Day Parade, school children campaigned for the construction of a new high school to be built on West Olive Street. This is a view of the school children in the parade. The school was built that same year and the first class attended in 1923. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to...
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Description : This pictograph of a centipede graces the painted rocks at an Indian reservation in Tulare County, CA. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Description : A 22-mule team was used for harvesting wheat on the J. R. Reed ranch in Dinuba, CA, about 1890. The pick-up wagon followed and took up each sack of grain as soon as the sack was sewn shut. (Photo courtesy of Alta District Historical Society) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Description : This group of men gathered around fallen sequoia tree have estimated that the section they are standing with contains 25,000 board feet. This photo was taken in the early 1900s. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Description : Visalia High School, on W. Main Street in Visalia, CA, was built in 1912 and first enlarged in 1920. This photo shows the school as it appeared in 1939. The name was changed to Redwood High School when a new campus was opened to the south. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of...
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Description : At the Tulare County Library in Visalia, CA, sometime after 1910, the balcony containing the upper stacks measured only 6 feet 6 inches high. This view looks down on the shipping and wrapping table and on the piles of books to be sorted for mending, rebinding, or discarding. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
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Description : Tiny Marvin Simpson tries to start a car located at 1453 Sunnyside Ave. in Visalia, CA. (Photo courtesy of Nancy Baird) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In...
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Description : This aerial view of Lindsay, CA, looking east over the Sierra Nevada mountains, was taken in the 1930s. (Photo courtesy of Nancy Baird) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright...
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Description : Maggie Icho, shown here in the early 1900s making a basket, was a member of the Yokut Indian tribe in Tulare County, CA.` Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the...
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Description : Francisco Emeterio, shown here at age 104, ran away from Mission San Juan Batistia near King City, CA. This 1905 photo was taken when he joined with the Yokut Indian tribe of Tulare County, CA. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Description : This historical marker commemorates the Kaweah Post Office, located on the North Fork Road in Three Rivers, CA, is in 2010 the smallest post office currently operating in the United States. The office was founded in 1886 by the Kaweah Colonists in Advance (up the road a bit) and was moved to the current location in 1890. The present 8' x 10' building was constructed by the community of Three Rivers in 1908. The marker was placed in 1948. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights :...
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Description : Most of the fire department of Dinuba, CA, was composed of volunteers, shown here in the 1930s. The building remains in use in the early 21st century. (Photo courtesy of Alta District Historical Society) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that...
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Description : Dinuba, CA, was a recipient of a Carnegie Library, which became a part of the Tulare County Library System. (Photo courtesy of Alta District Historical Society) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Description : This was the fire station in use during the 1920s in Dinuba, CA. It was located at the corner of East Tulare and North I Streets. (Photo courtesy of Joanne Andrews) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Description : The livery stable and blacksmith shop of S. A. Owen was located on the northeast corner of Putnam and Second streets in Porterville, CA, in the late 1800s. Owen is the bearded man third in from the horse. The firm later belonged to Wilbur Houghton and then to Swan Baker. Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission...
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Description : Shown here is the carved entrance to the "Hercules Tree," a giant redwood located at Camp Lena in Mountain Home, CA, northeast of the town of Springville. The tree was carved to create living space by Jesse Hoskins ca 1900. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
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Description : This is a view of the west corner of Mill and Main streets, Porterville, CA, looking towards the south. "The Office" was a saloon. In 1890, the fire department was organized upstairs in the P. O. Davis building in the foreground. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
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Description : The Stone corral was originally constructed by James Smith c1853 to hold cattle. On June 11, 1893, it was the site of Sontag & Evans gun battle with a posse. Sontag was wounded fatally. Evans escaped but was caught the next day. Marker was dedicated October 11,1975, Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or...
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Description : Putnam store and home about 1866. Located on Southeast corner of Mill and Third. Moved to West side of Main in 1867. Mrs. Porter is on the porch. Porter Putnam is in front. John Hilton and son are nearest the wagon. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that...
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Description : Giant Forest wagon stage with passengers. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
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Description : Shooters compete at the Visalia Gun Club's "1948 Pre Indian Shoot" in Visalia, CA. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of...
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Description : This group of Yokut Indians was photographed in Badger, CA, about 1910. Many of the local Indians were from the Woodlake and Badger areas in Tulare County, CA. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library) Series : Sesquicentennial Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed...
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Description : This is the sign of Estrada's Spanish Kitchen in Visalia, CA, as seen in 1993. The restaurant was a popular family eating establishment for many decades. Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Description : Japanese women in traditional dress ride on the Buddhist float in a parade in Dinuba, California. Series : Shades of Tulare County Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Description : Otha G. Hopson (son of J. H. Hopson) enlisted Nov. 11, 1917 and served with the 65th Coast Artillery for 11 months in France. (See #271 in for halftone duplicate) Series : Tulare County Library Photo Files Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
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Description : In 1885, four German homesteaders settled "Dutch Corners," later shortened to "Ducor," by sinking a shared well where their property lines intersected. On October 4, 1980, the E Clampus Vitus organization dedicated a marker memorializing the sinking of the well. Attending were, left to right, Harold Schutt, Annie Mitchell, Joseph Doctor, and Estha Mae Hinton. Series : Annie Mitchell Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Tulare County Library. Copyright...
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