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Fern Fisk Marita portrait
Bust portrait of a young woman, identified Fern Frisk Marita in library records. She is facing and looking at the camera, wearing a high collared blouse and dark jacket.

Native Sons, Native Daughters Headquarters
Group photo of several women sitting or standing on the sidewalk in front of the open doors to a building. One of the building windows reads "Welcome Pioneers" and other other window has writing that is illegible. Library records state: "Native sons,…

Mrs. Frances Bell Portrait
Full studio portrait of Mrs. Thomas (Frances) Bell of Oxnard, wearing a long light colored dress. She is looking at the camera and has one had resting on a faux fence.

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Adobe Construction
Adobe construction for Oxnard Sugar Factory housing. Bird's eye view of slabs and a line of trees in background.

Two Workers, Adobe Construction
Two men build adobe houses for Oxnard Sugar Factory housing. A close-up view of one of the houses.

Adobe Construction
Adobe construction for Oxnard Sugar Factory housing. Bird's eye view of slabs and a line of trees in background.

Ojai Valley From Grade Road
Panoramic bird's eye view of Ojai Valley from Grade Road, looking west. Image is mounted. Card attached to photo reads "P212, collection of old photos, 75 to 100 in number."

Janet Scott Cameron Portrait
Bust portrait of Janet Scott Cameron (author, Simi grows up : the story of Simi, Ventura County, California) looking into the camera. Library records indicate this is her high school photo.

Janet Scott With Mother and Sister
Three women identified as Sister, Mother, and Janet Scott Cameron (author, Simi grows up : the story of Simi, Ventura County, California) sitting on the steps of a building. The women are looking to the right of the camera.

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1398os.jpg
Men, women, and children gather for a group photo under an apricot pitting shed during a day of work. A row of young boys is sitting in the front row.

Roses and Morning Glories
Closeup image of roses and morning glories in a garden. Flowers appear to be growing on a fence or trellis. Photo is mounted.

Main and California Streets, Ventura, California 1875
View of Main and California Streets in downtown Ventura at the corner of California Street looking east, circa 1875. Some businesses are visible on either side of the dirt road running through center of photo.

Mother Dog and Puppies
A spotted mother dog wearing a collar stands outdoors with about 7 spotted puppies around her. One of the puppies is nursing. Library records state: "Charles Kuhlman hounds."

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Thresher on Cloyne Ranch
Donlon thresher taken on the Cloyne Ranch. A group of men with mule or horse drawn wagons stop their work to pose for a photograph. View is from above the group. The thresher is in the middle and right of the image. A pile of sacks is stacked neatly…

Company H, National Guard
Soldiers stand at attention in uniform in rows on a field. Horse and carriages are in the background. Viewer's perspective is from above. Library records state: "Co. H, Nat. Guard in Camp Santa Monica, A. W. Browne, Capt." Unclear if the photo is in…

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O. F. Warner With His Hounds
O. F. Warners stands in a fenced yard with 10 hounds, all tethered to each other. The dogs sit and stand around Warner.

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Men at Southern California Association Meeting
Southern California Association meeting, 1901 or 1902. Two rows of men, front row sitting and back row standing, pose in front of a house or hotel on a lawn. A young Black girl sits with one of the men. The men wear suits, hats, and many have ribbons…

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Black-and-white footage, some disturbing and graphic, mainly of hunting and trapping, animal carcasses, captive wild animals, and mountain scenes.

Keene outside of a cabin covered in skins; High cliffs; Keene examines the leg of a horse with a…

Color film of elderly men and women as they walk, sit, visit, and pose for photos outside of a home during daytime; Group of men and women enter the home; Quick clip of an arbor covered driveway; Quick clip of Santa Paula High School marching band in…

Black-and-white footage, some disturbing and graphic, of backcountry, wilderness, snowy weather, captive African lions, hunting and trapping of animals.

Child playing in yard with dog and cat; Trees and large rocks; Two people outside of structure…

Black-and-white footage, some disturbing and graphic, mainly of water recreation, hunting and trapping animals, high school football, family gatherings, and a smoke-filled sky.

A dog swims and fetches a stick in a body of water, possibly a lake;…

Black-and-white footage, some disturbing and graphic, of people panning for gold, trapped animals, and gatherings both large and small.

People panning for gold on Lena Frazer’s property (San Francisquito Canyon); Roaring river; Trapping and…

Black-and-white footage, some disturbing and graphic, of horseback riding, hunting with guns and dogs, animal trapping, wilderness views and scenes (some snowy), Herman Keene at a cabin interacting with animals, animal skins, and loading a mountain…

Black-and-white footage of people on deck of a large boat and some smaller boats in the water, zoo animals, parades, views of glaciers and snow, and a post office dedication.

People gather on deck of a large boat; Smaller boats in the water;…

Black-and-white, with some sepia, footage of different scenes, some disturbing and graphic, that mainly include wilderness, mountains, camping, and fishing.

Man and pack horse walking up steep trail; Woman stalking deer in brush; Giant pine trees;…
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