McCarthy Album 04, Photograph 011
Sierra Nevada Mountains, Snow Sheds
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.
Sierra Nevada Mountains, California
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.
California State Archives, a division of the California Secretary of State's Office
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Image of a photograph within the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection (96-07-08)
JPEG, scanned at 400 DPI, 24-bit color