Fresno County Public Library General Photographs

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Fresno County Public Library General Photographs


Fresno County (Calif.)


A miscellany of scenes, structures, people and events, taken in locations around Fresno County. Among the most noteworthy are a set of images detailing the construction of Pine Flat Dam during the early 1950s.


Fresno County Public Library


Collection of Fresno County Public Library


San Joaquin Valley Library System




Fresno County Public Library


For more information about acquiring copies of these images (in photographic and/or digital form), please contact the San Joaquin Valley Heritage & Genealogy Center, Fresno County Public Library, 2420 Mariposa St., Fresno, CA 93721-2285; (559) 600-6230.








Fresno County (Calif.)

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Church of the Brethren
Congregants on the steps of the the Church of the Brethren. Church of the United Brethren located on the Corner of Harvey and Thesta

Fresno Hot Springs, 22 miles west of Coalinga
A view of the buildings of the Fresno Hot Springs resort

Wagons of Harvested Crops Waiting in Line.
Wagons of harvested crops waiting in line at the Williamson Homestead/ Ranch, Riverdale, CA.

Blacksmith Shop
One of many blacksmith shops in Fresno during its early history.

Part of the Feed Yard East of Farm.
A view of the cattle in the feed yard east of the barn. Williamson Ranch/Homestead, Riverdale, CA.

Williamson Homestead, Riverdale, CA
View of the barn and cattle on the Williamson homestead near Riverdale, CA.

Sunday Concert in City Park, Fresno, CA
A scene of the outdoor concerts given in the early 1900's under the trees in a park. The concert stand can be seen in the background.

Cow Boys at Tulare Lake Ready for the Roundup
A group of cowboys on horses ready for the roundup. Polyhilborn & Co. in 1884, this was taken on the north side of the Tulare lake about where Blakely Ranch is now.

Cowboys on a horse drive
Cowboys breaking for a meal during a horse drive.

Cows at Roundup.
A picture of the cows with before or after the roundup. The Polyhilborn & Co Roundup in 1884. Picture taken from the north side of Tulare Lake about where the Blakely Ranch is now.
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