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Catalog Number 2015.001.03167.10
Title Operator of San Mateo-Hayward Drawbridge Looking for Ships, 1962
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1962
Description Operator of San Mateo-Hayward Drawbridge Looking for Ships, 1962. Black and white negative shows a man standing in an equipment room of the 1929 San Mateo-Hayward Drawbridge looking through binoculars. Photographer Norton Pearl notes that the operator is looking out for ships and sailboats on San Francisco Bay. Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Foster City, CA
People
Subjects Aerial views
Bridges
Landscape photographs
Search Terms San Francisco Bay Toll Bridge
San Mateo-Hayward Bridge
Bridges
Drawbridges
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association