Monterey history photo collection

California Views:
The Pat Hathaway Photo Collection

Mr. Pat Hathaway, Photo Archivist


Carmel River Beach, California

1948 Carmel River Beach Jem M-28
Photo Accession CV # 90-007-0002
Carmel River Beach
Carmel River beach from Stewarts Point, Looking towards M.J. Murphy's sand hopper
and the Odello artichoke frame and Carmel Valley, the Fish Ranch in the hills in the background
Carmel River Beach
Carmel River Beach, Circa 1948

Photo Accession CV # 77-095-0001
Note the Cypress Tree just above the beach in both photos
The result has been heavy erosion to the beach caused by the river,
May 2005 - Carmel River Beach
Pat Hathaway Photo Copyright©Copyright©2019

We also have photo of Carmel Point and Robinson Jeffers and his wife, Una and family at Tor House and Hawk Tower in 1929.
Historical Photos of Carmel 1880-1929 and California Beach Scenes, Seacoast of Bohemia, Early Carmel

Holdings: over 28,000 Photos of Monterey County listed in our database.
This page was last updated on October 1, 2019
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