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Catalog Number 2015.001.02968.3
Title San Carlos Auto Salvage Yard, 1962
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1962
Description San Carlos Auto Salvage Yard, 1962. Black and white negative shows an aerial view looking west over the San Carlos Auto Salvage Yard. There are many rows of several hundred wrecked or decommissioned vehicles. Many of the cars are sitting in water or muddy ground. There is a crane in the center of the yard. Near the top of the photograph is the Bayshore Freeway (US 101). Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place San Carlos, CA
Subjects Aerial photographs
Aerial views
Automobiles
Landscape photographs
Salvage
Wreckers (Vehicles)
Search Terms Aerial Views
Automobiles
Highway 101
Landscapes
San Carlos
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association