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Image courtesy of: Online Archive of California   (Accession Number 578:13-1306o)
Photographers number:119
Title:The Natural Bridge, Santa Cruz County
Inscription:Recto mount on pasted paper label, centered below image: Natural Bridge, / Santa Cruz, Cal[ifornia] / No. 119.__WATKINS’ New Series, 427 Montgomery Street, San Francisco
Date Photographed: 1882-1886
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 740
Notes:CMP notes: The site is present-day Natural Bridges State Park, located at the northwest perimeter of the city of Santa Cruz. The view was made looking southwest toward present-day Seacliff State Beach, where stand-up surfing was first introduced in 1881 by members of the Hawaiian king Kalakaua's entourage.

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Image Size:15 18  x  21 14  in.  (38.4 x 54 cm)  —  Horizontal, Rectangle
Mount Size:22  x  28   in.  (55.9 x 71.1 cm)
Provenance to 1900:Phoebe A. Hearst  (source: 1904/Hearst files)

View this image in gallery:Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties
Link to image source: Image ID:1006285
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