Monterey history photo collection

California Views:
The Pat Hathaway Photo Collection

Mr. Pat Hathaway, Photo Archivist


Gallery of over 2,400 Photos 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,
This page was first created on May 11, 1996

So far for a total of 35,000 images listed in our database as of October 1, 2019
And over 81,955 historical California images in our Photo Archives.

Alameda , 167
Alameda County, 570
Alaska, 120
Asilomar, Pacific Grove 460
Atascadero, 62
At sea, 123
Berkeley, 69
Big Basin State Park, 60
Big Sur, 1,300
Bixby Creek, 587
California, 871
Cannery Row, 1,000
Carmel, 3,845
Carmel Highlands, 160
Carmel Mission, 700
Carmel Valley, 756
Chinatown, Pacific Grove, 111
Claremont Country Club, 53
Contra Costa County, 78
Death Valley, 89
Fernside, Alameda, 64
Fort Ord/Camp Ord, 222
Havana, Cuba (Circa 1898-99), 52
Hollister, 106
Hotel Del Monte, 1,096
Humboldt County, 205
Kern County, 115
King City, 52
Lake Tahoe, 87
Los Angeles, 232
Los Angeles County, 619
Marina, Monterey Co. 49
Marin County. 560
Mariposa County, 337
Mendocino County, 131
Merced River, 50
Monterey, 7,080
Monterey Bay, 925
Monterey County, 28,000
Moss Landing, 250
Mount Shasta, 51
Mt. Tamalpais, 242
Northern California, 135
New Monterey, 148
Oakland 81
Orange County, 301
Oregon, 77
Pacific Grove, 4,305
Palo Alto, 68
Paraiso Hot Springs, 78
Pasadena, 67
Pebble Beach, 1,793
Point Lobos, 660
Presidio of Monterey, 418
Riverside County, 50
Sacramento, 66
Salinas, 796
Salinas Valley, 120
San Antonio Mission , 158
San Benito County, 341
San Diego, 186
San Diego County, 290
San Fernando Mission, 76
San Francisco, 2,402
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, 290
Santa Barbara County, 451
Santa Barbara Mission, 145
Santa Catalina Island, 77
Santa Clara County, 490
Santa Cruz, 512
Santa Cruz Mountains, 97
Santa Cruz County , 807
Seaside, Monterey Co., 84
Shasta County, 90
Siskiyou County
Sonoma County, 215
Stanford University, 91
Stockton, 97
Tassajara Hot Springs, 116
Washington State, 91
Watsonville, 135
Yosemite Valley, 338
YosemiteValley Railroad, 103
Early Northern California and Southern California Photographers
and Monterey area photographers that made postcards

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

Please click to see over 200 Searchable California Photo galleries with over 2,400 Photos
Prints are available from 11 x14" - 40x60" inches.
All images are also available for editorial downloads and one-time 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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Go to Jo Mora at work on one of his maps, Circa 1930
Go to some California photographers represented in the collection
List of California photographers in the photo collection
Aerial photo of Pacific Grove July 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.
Please send your comments and questions to Mr. Pat Hathaway Photo Archivist
California Views Photo Archives
Monterey, California 93940-2702
Phone (831) 373-3811
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