John Wirt Delivering Oranges in Exeter, Calif.

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Title

John Wirt Delivering Oranges in Exeter, Calif.

Subject

Wirt, John.; Stevens Store (Exeter, Calif.); Delivery of goods -- California -- Exeter.; Oranges -- California -- Exeter.; Exeter (Calif.) -- History.

Description

John Wirt with donkeys delivering oranges in front of Stevens Store in Exeter, Calif.. Reputedly the first oranges delivered to Exeter, the oranges were grown on the Joe Osborne ranch in the Yokohl Valley. In the background is the old water works tower. Wirt was a prospector, Civil War veteran, and generally considered a recluse.

Source

1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 13 cm.

Publisher

San Joaquin Valley Library System

Date

1895

Contributor

Tulare County 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 ? 107 U.S.C.) Further questions regarding the image or its use may be directed to the Tulare County Library, 200 W. Oak Ave., Visalia, CA 93291; Phn: 559-733-6954; Fax: 559-737-4586.

Relation

Tulare County Library -- Photo Files

Format

image/jpeg

Language

en

Type

Image

Identifier

tca0030

Coverage

1895

Files

tca0030a.jpg

Citation

“John Wirt Delivering Oranges in Exeter, Calif.,” San Joaquin Valley Library System Digital Collections, accessed June 23, 2024, http://digital.sjvls.org/document/3128.

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