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Catalog Number 2015.035.001
Title Family Picnic in Celebration of Carmen and Francisco "Chico" Gonzales' 50th Wedding Anniversary at Half Moon Bay, c. 1902 - 1940
Photographer Unknown
Collection 3D - Documentary Objects
Object Name Photograph, Black-and-White
Category Photographs
Date c. 1902-1940
Description Photograph of Family Picnic in Celebration of Carmen and Francisco "Chico" Gonzales' 50th Wedding Anniversary at Half Moon Bay, c. 1902 - 1940. Hand-colored silver gelatin print shows a large group portrait in an outdoor setting. Carmen and Francisco Gonzales appear in the foreground at lower left in the image standing behind a table. There is a large tree at center behind the group and and several other trees and buildings are visible in the background. All of the vegetation is hand-colored green in the image and the rest is left black and white. A long table covered with bottles and flowers is visible at center. Most of the people to the left of the table are standing facing the camera and many of the people to the right of the table are sitting on chairs. There is a diagonal black paint mark on the lower left portion of the image that is not original to the photograph.
Place Half Moon Bay, CA
Provenance Donated by great, great grandson of Francisco Gonzales.
People Gonzales, Francisco
Miramontes, Carmen
Subjects Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Weddings
Anniversaries
Search Terms Gonzales, Francisco
Half Moon Bay
Miramontes
Miramontes Family
Miramontes, Carmen
Portrait
Portraits
Wedding
Weddings