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  • Tags: Mariposa County (Calif.) -- Biography

Hornitos old-timers, 1890

Sixteen men and one dog standing and seated in front of Hornitos Saloon, Hornitos, Calif., 1890; names listed left to right, first row, second row (presumed to be bottom row, top row).

Queen of Mariposa, circa 1931

Queen of Mariposa and others on decorated platform in front of hotel on Main Street, during '49 Fiesta celebration, Mariposa, Calif., circa 1931; left to right, Pearl Carter, unidentified girl, Kay Dexter, Abbott Otto, and Dorothy Apperson, seated.

Pete and Pearl Carter, 1924

Brother and sister Pete and Pearl Carter wearing bathing suits, standing in meadow near Carter Road, Mariposa, Calif., 1924.

Hornitos store meeting, circa 1945

Group of nine people standing and seated inside store at Hornitos, Calif., circa 1945; left to right front row, Zoera Butterfield, Grace Cavagnaro, Jennie Gagliardo, Mrs. Shockey; left to right back row, Everett Bagby, Arthur Bauer, Thomas Coakley,…

Three Hornitos women, 1950s

Three women standing in road beside automobile; wearing dresses, hats, and gloves; with two buildings and windmill in distance, Hornitos, Calif., 1950s; left to right, Josephine Hamilton, Leola Rogers, Hornitos postmistress, and Amelia Williams.

Bear Creek School class, circa 1928

Group of twenty-four school children standing and seated on rocks in forest clearing; included in group are Pearl, Pete, Harry, and George Carter; also children from the families of Eidsom, Sutton, Wackerman, and Zimmerman.

Mary and Manuel Maria

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.

Arthur Bauer

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

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,…