[Three Photographs of California Scenery in Snow]

Description

Three photographs of the scenery near Colton, California in snow. Note on the back of the top photo reads, "Made from S.P in Calif. near Colton, 12-23-47 Snow on Mts." Note on the back of the middle photo reads, "Made from S.P. Train 12-23-47 near Colton, Calif." Note on the back of the bottom photo reads, "Made from the S.P. Train 12-23-47 near Colton, Calif."

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3 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. December 23, 1947.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Sewell Photo Collection and one other and was provided by Abilene Christian University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Three photographs of the scenery near Colton, California in snow. Note on the back of the top photo reads, "Made from S.P in Calif. near Colton, 12-23-47 Snow on Mts." Note on the back of the middle photo reads, "Made from S.P. Train 12-23-47 near Colton, Calif." Note on the back of the bottom photo reads, "Made from the S.P. Train 12-23-47 near Colton, Calif."

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3 photograph : b&w

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  • Accession or Local Control No: FOLDER-NO: SC00252
  • Accession or Local Control No: PHOTO-NO: 898 s
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth596771

Collections

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Sewell Photo Collection

Believed to be from the private collection of the fifth president of Childers Classical Institute (now ACU), these photos show the history of Abilene, the growth of the university, and the Churches of Christ in the area.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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  • December 23, 1947

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • March 5, 2015, 10:57 p.m.

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  • May 8, 2015, 11:43 a.m.

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[Three Photographs of California Scenery in Snow], photograph, December 23, 1947; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth596771/: accessed October 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.