Kern Street west from H Street 1888 Fresno California

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Title

Kern Street west from H Street 1888 Fresno California

Subject

Floods -- California -- Fresno County -- 19th century -- Photographs.; Railroad -- Yards -- California -- Fresno County -- 19th century -- Photographs.; Fresno (Calif.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Photographs.

Description

Picture of the flooded railroad yard taken from H Street looking west towards Kern Street. Floods threatened to wipe out Fresno every winter because of its location between four creeks.

Source

1 Photographic print (postcard) :b&w ;9 x 14 cm.

Publisher

San Joaquin Valley Library System

Date

1888

Contributor

Fresno County Public Library

Rights

This image is being made available for educational and research purposes only, under the "fair use" clause of the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) Further questions regarding the image or its use may be directed to the Fresno County Public Library, Heritage Center, 2420 Mariposa St, Fresno, CA 93721. Phone: 559-600-6230 HeritageCenter@fresnolibrary.org

Relation

SJV Photo Heritage

Format

image/jpeg

Language

en

Type

Image

Identifier

frp0141

Coverage

1888

Files

frp0141a.jpg

Citation

“Kern Street west from H Street 1888 Fresno California,” San Joaquin Valley Library System Digital Collections, accessed February 22, 2024, http://digital.sjvls.org/document/1788.

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