Browse Items (14 total)

  • Collection: Chase-Williams Collection

Bear Valley School

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Front of old Bear Valley schoolhouse on hill above town, Bear Valley, Calif., 1992; school closed circa 1952.

Old schoolhouse, Bear Valley

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Back and side view of old Bear Valley schoolhouse on hill above town, Bear Valley, Calif., 1992; school closed circa 1952.

Old jail, Bear Valley

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Front and side view of the roofless stone jail on hill above town, Bear Valley, Calif., 1992; built of local schist slabs, circa 1850.

Hornitos School, circa 1911

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Group of nineteen students and one adult standing beside Hornitos School, Hornitos, Calif., circa 1911; names listed as written on back of photograph (order unknown).

Mary and Manuel Maria

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Mary and Manuel Maria standing in garden, Bear Valley, Calif., circa 1920; Mary wearing calico side-buttoned dress, and Manuel wearing dark suit with vest; both natives of Azores, Portugal.

Hornitos School, 1950

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Group of twenty-eight elementary school students and two adults standing and seated beside Hornitos School, Hornitos Calif., 1950; names listed left to right, front row first.

Hornitos Confirmation, circa 1922

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Group of twenty people standing in front of building, wearing confirmation dress for St. Catherine's Catholic Church confirmation ceremony; names listed left to right; three unidentified people standing on porch of building.

Arthur Bauer

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Oval portrait of Arthur Bauer, born Hornitos, Calif. 1883; son of Anna and Joseph Bauer; never married; shown wearing a dark suit and light-colored tie.

Bauer and Busano wedding portrait

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Wedding portrait of George Bauer and Rosa Busano, standing, wearing a dark suit and a white layered gown; George born Hornitos, Calif. 1881, son of Anna and Joseph Bauer, died of tuberculosis, Ahwahnee, Calif. 1928; Rosa also died of tuberculosis,…