Monterey history photo collection

California Views:
The Pat Hathaway Photo Collection

Mr. Pat Hathaway, Photo Archivist


Gallery of over 1500 photos available as Canvas prints, Framed Prints, Acrylic Prints and Greeting Cards.

Television programs and videos with images from
California Views' Photo Collection

  • ABC Sports Television, Golf at Pebble Beach, 1980
  • California Dreams: PBS KOCE-Television 50, documentary on the Salinas Valley, 1981
  • Monterey's Boat People Producer/Directors: Spencer Nakasako & Vincent DiGirolano, 1982
  • Good Morning America: ABC Television,- John Steinbeck & Cannery Row, March 1982
  • Discover California: By Finley Holiday Films, 55 min. VHS, 1984
  • CBN Television Cable Network: "Doris Day's Best of Friends" Story on Cannery Row, November 1985
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium:, By National Geographic Society, 13.10 min., 1985
  • ZDF German television: May 1987
  • The Cousteau Society, Inc. "Channel Islands at the edge of a human tide", November 1987
  • KQED Television 9:, A one-hour documentary on the history of Monterey & Carmel, 1988
  • CBS Sports, Rich Gentile, A T & T Golf at Pebble Beach, February 1989
  • The Blue Revolution: PBS Television Discovery Channel Television, 1989
  • ZDF German television:, February, 1990
  • CNN News, Don Knapp, correspondent, The Lone Cypress Tree, Pebble Beach, September 12 1990
  • ABC News, Ken Kashiwahara, correspondent, Landmark or Trademark, The Lone Cypress Tree, September 13, 1990
  • CNN News, Linda Joyce,correspondent, Japanese Buy Pebble Beach Golf Course, October 7, 1990
  • Scenic Wonders of America: Pacific Frontiers, Produced for Reader's Digest By International Video Network, VHS 60 min., 1991
  • Sliver Years & Golden Memories: By MPTV , October 3, 1991
  • America Behind Closed Doors: hosted By Patty Duke, a ABC Television production, 1992
  • Good Morning America: ABC Television, November 1993
  • CBS News - This Morning, Cannery Row & Monterey Bay Aquarium, May 13, 1994
  • Don't Pave Main Street Carmel's Heritage: Hosted by Clint Eastwood, VHS, 1994
  • Big Sur: The way it was, Produced & Directed by Robert K. Blaisdell, VHS 60 min., 1995
  • Teleport USA Japanese television: October, 1995
  • Time Captured In Paintings: The Monterey Legacy Narrated by Jack Lemmon, VHS 28 min., 1996
  • Hopkins Marine Station "The Blue Revolution." By Stanford University News Service, November 1996
  • SuperQuark, Italian Radio Television System, Segment on fishing, April 4, 1997
  • The Missions of California: By Shannon & Company of Laguna Hills, CA, VHS 58 min. 1998
  • California Heartland's, KVIE Television Ch. # 6, Hosted by George Reading, Sacramento, CA 1998
  • Modern Marvels: Aquariums by Actuality Productions, on the History Channel, November 1998
  • " The Saints and Sinners of the California Missions", on the History Channel, December 14th 1998
  • Hell's Angels: on the History Channel By Triage, Inc., March 22, 1999
  • John Steinbeck: An American Writer, By Morgan Neville, on A & E Biography March 23, 1999
  • Virtual Adventure Monterey on CD-ROM with 360 degree panoramic views of Cannery Row 1999
  • Exploring the Unknown, on the Fox Family Channel, by Triage, Inc., November 2, 1999
  • Clint Eastwood, Out of the Shadows, an American Masters Special, PBS Television, October 27, 2000
  • ADVENTURES IN WILD CALIFORNIA an IMax Movie by Castle Creek Productions, November 2000
  • VHS Video for the Big Sur Historical Society on Shipwrecks of the Big Sur coast, June 2001
  • KRON Television 4 Bay Area Backroads with Doug McConnell: Pacific Grove, November 24, 2001
  • The Roots of California Photography: The Monterey Legacy, Narrated by Jack Lemmon, January 26, 2002
  • Highnoon Productions, Home & Garden Television. Dream Drives, Pacific Grove, Ocean View Boulevard - April 5, 2002
  • John Steinbeck, American Writers series on C-SPAN, April 28, 2002
  • Science Museums of the world "Monterey Bay Aquarium" GEN Television Productions, Tokyo, Japan, 2002
  • Ed Ricketts and the 'Dream' of Cannery Row, NPR, May 7-8, 2003
  • Pacific Coast Highway Modern Marvels: By Actuality Productions, on the History Channel, February 4, 2004
  • FoodNation With Bobby Flay, Monterey, CA - Episode BF1C09 - on the Food Television Network, 2005
  • Rachael Ray's Tasty travels, Central Coast, CA - Episode RY0208 on the Food Television Network, July 2006
  • American Eats: Canned Food (AE111), Atlas Media Corp Productions, on the History Channel, August 2006
  • Jean-Michel Cousteau: Ocean Adventures, America's Underwater Treasures Part II, October 27, 2006
  • Man Made: The Can" and it is scheduled to premiere on National Geographic Channel this Thursday, March 8th 2007
  • Snitch Slaughter, on the History Channel, Thursday, November 5, 2009
  • Who Do You Think You Are?: NBC Television Actress Helen Hunt by Shed Media, March 2012
  • Between The Tides By Bud Laurent and Peter Coonradt was unveiled at an invitation-only screening at the Monterey Bay Aquarium June 10, 2012
  • Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, Paramount Pictures, December 2013 (as wall decor on the set of "I Tried To Kill Myself?"
  • Western Flyer used by Seattle NBC Television News King5 With John Steinbeck, and Ed Ricketts on Western Flyer May 29, 2014
  • Big Blue Live BBC One in the UK and PBS in the US. filmed at the Monterey Bay Aquarium airs August 31-September 2, 2015
The Photo Collection has been used as a resource both locally and nationally, by publications including National Geographic, Smithsonian, Sports Illustrated, Sunset, California Magazine, Golf Digest, Zeit, Terre Sauvage and by the media including, CBS's Morning show Breakfast for Your Head, and CNN Television

We have over 34,555 historical California images listed in our database and can provide a computer generated list by subject, place, date, photographer and format or any combination of the above for a small fee.

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This page was first created on May 11, 1996
This page was last updated on May 1, 2016
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