Monterey history photo collection

California Views:
The Pat Hathaway Photo Collection

Mr. Pat Hathaway, Photo Archivist

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Gallery of over 600 images available as Canvas prints, Framed Prints, Acrylic Prints and Greeting Cards.

Please click on a Blue place name to go to a photo of that place.
We will be adding more images from time to time please check back to see what's new.
If you would like to see other views of a place or subject, Please call the archivist and we will try to find the image you are looking for.
Places represented in the photo collection database with over 50 images listed in cataloged,

So far for a total of 34,533 images listed in our database as of July 1, 2014
And over 81,900 historical California images in our photo archives.

Alameda , 167
Alameda County, 555
Alaska, 120
Asilomar, Pacific Grove 460
Atascadero, 62
At sea, 123
Berkeley, 68
Big Basin State Park, 60
Big Sur, 1,272
Bixby Creek, 587
California, 871
Cannery Row, 1,000
Carmel, 3,590
Carmel Highlands, 160
Carmel Mission, 620
Carmel Valley, 717
Chinatown, Pacific Grove, 111
Claremont Country Club, 53
Contra Costa County, 78
Death Valley, 89
Fernside, Alameda, 64
Fort Ord/Camp Ord, 199
Havana, Cuba (Circa 1898-99), 52
Hollister, 106
Hotel Del Monte, 1,091
Humboldt County, 205
Kern County, 115
King City, 52
Lake Tahoe, 87
Los Angeles, 232
Los Angeles County, 619
Marina, Monterey Co. 45
Marin County. 556
Mariposa County, 337
Mendocino County, 131
Merced River, 50
Monterey, 6,674
Monterey Bay, 925
Monterey County, 22,335
Moss Landing, 200
Mount Shasta 51
Mt. Tamalpais, 236
Northern California, 130
New Monterey, 148
Oakland, 81
Orange County, 301
Oregon, 77
Pacific Grove, 4,303
Palo Alto, 68
Paraiso Hot Springs, 76
Pasadena, 67
Pebble Beach, 1,791
Point Lobos, 659
Presidio of Monterey, 258
Riverside County, 50
Sacramento, 66
Salinas, 748
Salinas Valley, 120
San Antonio Mission , 158
San Benito County, 341
San Diego, 186
San Diego County, 290
San Fernando Mission, 76
San Francisco, 2,309
San Francisco Chinatown, 107
San Joaquin County, 151
San Jose, 251
San Juan Bautista, 189
San Juan Capistrano, 140
San Luis Obispo, 80
San Luis Obispo County, 331
San Luis Rey Mission, 55
San Mateo County, 101
San Miguel Mission, 55
San Simeon, 60
Santa Barbara, 231
Santa Barbara County, 451
Santa Barbara Mission, 145
Santa Catalina Island, 77
Santa Clara County, 490
Santa Cruz, 374
Santa Cruz Mountains, 97
Santa Cruz County , 807
Seaside, Monterey Co., 84
Shasta County, 88
Sonoma County, 215
Stanford University, 91
Stockton, 96
Tassajara Hot Springs, 116
Washington State, 91
Watsonville, 123
Yosemite Valley, 338
Yosemite Valley Railroad, 103

Early Southern California Photographers

Scope of the California photographic collection: From the 1850's to today.

Please click to see over 181 Searchable California Photo galleries with over 9,200 photos
Prints are available in Black & White or Sepia.
All images are also available for editorial downloads and onetime editorial use.
Please keep checking back as we will be adding more galleries
We are always looking for information and images by early Central California coast photographers.
Dedicated to the preservation of our California photographic heritage
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Please send your comments and questions to Archivist


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List of California photographers in the photo collection
Aerial photo of Pacific Grove September 10, 1906 by George R. Lawrence
Navy Ships Photo Collection
A list of books, magazines and television programs that have used photos from the photo collection.
Send your comments and questions to
Mr. Pat Hathaway Photo Archivist
California Views Photograph Collection
469 Pacific Street
Monterey, California 93940-2702
Phone (831) 373-3811
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