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Catalog Number 2015.001.03037.1
Title Aerial of Brewer Island (Foster City), San Mateo, 1962
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1962
Description Aerial of Brewer Island (Foster City), San Mateo, 1962. Black and white negative shows an aerial view of Brewer Island (pre development into Foster City) looking northeast. Belmont Slough is visible at right with the Los Prados neighborhood of San Mateo visible at lower left. The 1929 San Mateo-Hayward Drawbridge is visible just above and left of center, spanning the San Francisco Bay. The bridge extends into the distance toward the upper right corner of the photograph.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Foster City, CA
People
Subjects Aerial views
Bridges
Landscape photographs
Search Terms Aerial Views
Brewer Island
Foster City
Landscapes
San Francisco Bay
San Francisco Bay Toll Bridge
San Mateo-Hayward Bridge
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association