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  • Collection: Tulare County Library Sesquicentennial




Front St. Park

"Cult of the Watermelon," Visalia, Calif., ca 1899

The "cult of the watermelon" members in Visalia, CA, are shown enjoying the locally grown fruit in this group shot taken ca 1899. The names Overall, Slocum, and McKinney can be seen written on some of the subjects. The seated man is not clearly…

"Father Yager," Itinerant Preacher, Tulare County, Calif.

"Father Yager" was an intinerant preacher who preached in Visalia and Tulare County, CA. The year is unknown.