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

Hornitos old-timers, 1890

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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

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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

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

Hornitos store meeting, circa 1945

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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,…