Title:Horace Whitaker photographs
Includes portraits of Horace Whitaker and his mother Mary Colegrove Whitaker. Portraits are early 20th century copies of
19th century originals. Also includes photographs of Whitaker's property in Tulare County, Calif. depicting a carrot field,
a cabin among trees, and Whitaker in a horse cart.
Date:1850-ca. 1905 (issued)
Whitaker, Horace -- Portraits
Whitaker, Mary Colegrove -- Portraits
Agriculture -- California -- Tulare County -- Photographs
Tulare County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Title devised by cataloger.
Horace Whitaker was born in Hampton, Connecticut, 1830 and died in Orsi, California, 1910. He moved to California in 1850
and became a rancher in Tulare County. Before his death he donated 320 acres of a sequoia and conifer forest, adjacent to
Sequoia National Park, to the University of California. This stand has become known as Whitaker's Forest.
6 photographic prints : b&w and albumen ; 26 x 19 cm or smaller.
BANC PIC 2000.083--PIC