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Catalog Number 2015.001.02011.4
Title Development of West Hillsdale Boulevard in San Mateo, 1961
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photograph
Date 1961
Description Development of West Hillsdale Boulevard in San Mateo, 1961. Black and white negative shows bulldozers clearing land for residential housing developments along a hillside in San Mateo, California. The site has been mostly cleared by construction equipment with a large area of dirt visible at mid-ground in the center of the image. There is a wire fence separating a field of grass from the site in the foreground. Photographer Norton Pearl notes that this area is at the end of West Hillsdale Boulevard. Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place San Mateo, CA
Subjects Bulldozers
Clearing of land
Construction
Housing developments
Landscape photographs
Search Terms Landscapes
San Mateo
San Mateo - Land Development
Equipment
Construction
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association