(n. p.): (1907-1977). Most ca. early 20th century. 28 stiff sheets, printed recto & verso. Several black & white photographic images representing scenes from around California. Average postcard size: 3-7/16" x 5-7/16". 14 of the postcards have been written on and/or posted, several with early 20th century stamps attached. Other wear to postcards and photos include some rubbing and age-toning, a couple have glue remnants. Overall, an About VG collection. Item #40550
Most Real-Photo Postcards, with all but 3 containing captions describing California scenes on the images themselves. Only 1 postcard contains publisher information printed on the verso, that of "Frashers Inc. in Pomona, Calif. Several others have been printed on Eastman Kodak Company paper. Most all are circa the early 20th century.
Some scenes depicted: Covered Bridge build in 1868 Knights Ferry, Santa Rita Ranch in Dos Palos, Old Flour Mill at Knights Ferry Built 1848, Elmhurst Academy, S.P.R.R. Station Madera, Rail Road Bridge Oakdale, Bank Building - Dos Palos Cal, Plant of Pacific Pea Packing Co., Spearing Salmon at Oakdale, Dos Palos Joint Union High School, Excureian Train - Oakdale CA, Main Street - Magalia Calif., I.O.O.F. Hall Knight's Ferry, Methodist Church - Dos Palos Calif., Home Under the Pecan Trees - Wild Camp Knight's Ferry, At Magalia Calif., Santa Fe Passenger Station - Riverbank Cali., Main Street - Sonora Cal., Santa Fe Depot - Riverbank Cal., West R.R. St - Oakdale Looking North, Santa Fe Depot - Empire Cal., "Famous Wishing Well" Brookdale Lodge, Prune Trees in Bloom - Upper Napa Valley from Garnett's Place - Calistoga Cal., Hook & Ladder - Knight's Ferry, & Colomo El Dorado County - Gold Discovery Site.