View of Ventura

Image

View of Ventura

Title

View of Ventura

Identifier

7774

Description

A view of Ventura from the hill behind the Mission.

Library records include note: "Mission in foreground, Santa Clara House at far right. Court house is about in center, surrounded by trees, only the roof visible. This picture is probably later than 1874. The bed of the reservoir is in the foreground. Only 2 palms are standing. The third palm blew down in 1875-76. A wing has been added on the court house. Trotting course is shown, stands not yet built in 1874. The trotting course opened 1874 (20 Sept, 1st race)."

Creator

Unknown

Date

circa 1884

Format

Black and white photograph
18 x 24 cm (mounted)

Subject

Ventura (Calif.)--Views

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Ventura (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “View of Ventura ,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed February 29, 2024, http://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/6011.