McCarthy Album 04, Photograph 011

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Title

McCarthy Album 04, Photograph 011

Date

1927

Subject

Sierra Nevada Mountains, Snow Sheds

Description

Caption: "The S.P. snow sheds cutting through the rugged Sierra summit." Mountain scene with snow sheds sheltering the Southern Pacific Railroad's tracks through the Sierra Nevada Mountains from winter storms.

Coverage

Sierra Nevada Mountains, California

Identifier

96-07-08-alb04-011

Contributor

Audrey Fullerton-Samora of Sacramento, great niece of William and Grace McCarthy, donated the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection to the California State Archives in 1996.

Publisher

California State Archives, a division of the California Secretary of State's Office

Rights

© 2017 by the California State Archives, a division of the Secretary of State’s Office. Contact the owner for more information at ArchivesWeb@sos.ca.gov or (916) 653-2246.

Source

Image of a photograph within the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection (96-07-08)

Format

JPEG, scanned at 400 DPI, 24-bit color

Language

English

Type

Still Image