Cloud Reflection in Oil Reservoir, on Valley Line, S. P. R. R.
Title:
Cloud Reflection in Oil Reservoir, on Valley Line, S. P. R. R.
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused


Bakersfield Civic Auditorium
Title:
Bakersfield Civic Auditorium
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1970

Description:
A five million dollar structure unrivalled for its facilities and unique architectural design, is one of California's finest convention and entertainment centers. It has a seating capacity of about 7500. This was a most welcome addition to this city of culture.



Looking West on 19th Street at K Street
Title:
Looking West on 19th Street at K Street
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen


Bun Boy Restaurant
Title:
Bun Boy Restaurant
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused



Baker
Title:
Baker
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
This picturesque desert community is a popular oasis for both Las Vegas and Death Valley travelers as it is known as the gateway to both areas. In the distance the famous 26 mile Baker grade can be seen as it winds its way toward Las Vegas.


Pikes Cafe
Title:
Pikes Cafe
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
One of the most popular stops between Los Angeles and Las Vegas. For delicious meals and the finest in drinks.



The Bun Boy
Title:
The Bun Boy
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused


Pike's Motel, Restaurant and Service Station
Title:
Pike's Motel, Restaurant and Service Station
Baker California (CA), Chrome

Description:
Pike's Restaurant: Smart, modern, offering fast, efficient, courteous service. Pike's Mobile Service Station: Mobilgas products - your car serviced while you rest and eat. Pike's El Rancho Motel: Eleven beautifully furnished, air-conditioned and quiet rooms. The place to stop en route to Las Vegas or Death Valley. Open 24 hours per day. U.S. Highways 91-466 - Approved by AAA and Auto Club of Southern California. Mike Roberts



Pikes Cafe
Title:
Pikes Cafe
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused


Fjords Smorg-ette
Title:
Fjords Smorg-ette
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
California's finest buffet style restaurant. Lunch $1.00. Dinner $1.50. Drink and dessert extra - air conditioned.



Clock Tower and Chester Avenue
Title:
Clock Tower and Chester Avenue
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1907 Jul-6


Street View of High School
Title:
Street View of High School
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM Jul-1



Beale Memorial Library
Title:
Beale Memorial Library
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM Jul-1


Clock Tower and El Tejon Hotel
Title:
Clock Tower and El Tejon Hotel
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused



Street Scene
Title:
Street Scene
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1962 Jan-1

Description:
One of the fastest growing cities in California. Located at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley.


The Ramada Inn
Title:
The Ramada Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome



Padre Francisco Garces Statue
Title:
Padre Francisco Garces Statue
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused


Big Blue Baker Service
Title:
Big Blue Baker Service
Baker California (CA), Real Photo unused



Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused


Oil Gusher in Kern River Field
Title:
Oil Gusher in Kern River Field
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1909 Mar-10



Oil Cars at Shipping Station
Title:
Oil Cars at Shipping Station
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused


City Hall
Title:
City Hall
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen PM 1942 Aug-8



Aerial View of Downtown
Title:
Aerial View of Downtown
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1967 Nov-5


Beale Memorial Library
Title:
Beale Memorial Library
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1907 Feb-7



Kern County Court House
Title:
Kern County Court House
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1950 Mar-14


Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
One of the finest wayside inns in America. World famous. Located in Bakersfield city limits on US 99 Highway.



Dan's Trailer Lodge, Bakersfield's finest trailer park
Title:
Dan's Trailer Lodge, Bakersfield's finest trailer park
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen PM 1955 Jun-21

Description:
922 S. Union Avenue, 1 mile south of Bakersfield, California on Highway 99. Phone Fairview 3-1355. Completely modern, accommodate all size trailers, lots of shade, patios and shrubs. Permanent and overnight parking.


Hotel El Tejon
Title:
Hotel El Tejon
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused



Sands Caravan Inn
Title:
Sands Caravan Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Bakersfield's most popular Motor Hotels; where hospitality is tradition. Complete hotel services available. Convenient to shops - theatres. 701 Union Avenue (Hwy.99)


Caravan Inn
Title:
Caravan Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Bakersfield's newest and most modern Motor Hotel located on Highway 99 - moments away from shops and theaters. Complete hotel facilities available. 1622 Union Avenue



Aerial View
Title:
Aerial View
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Shows the downtown business section of Bakersfield - the "Newest City in America."


City Hall
Title:
City Hall
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused



Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
One of the largest and most famous of Western Inns, and long a noted landmark of Bakersfield. This is a favorite stopping place for travelers on California's Scenic Highway 99.


Downtown Looking West on 18th Street
Title:
Downtown Looking West on 18th Street
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused



Kern County Free Library
Title:
Kern County Free Library
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
This beautiful modern building houses the Central Library of the county system which circulates between 1,500,000 and 2,000,000 books a year. It was completed in 1957. Colourpicture Publishers Inc.


Sands Caravan Inn
Title:
Sands Caravan Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused



J's Coffee Shop
Title:
J's Coffee Shop
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused


The Hotel Padre
Title:
The Hotel Padre
Bakersfield California (CA), White Border unused



Fjords Smorg-ette
Title:
Fjords Smorg-ette
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
G. J. Kuck Various locations.


Bakersfield Civic Auditorium
Title:
Bakersfield Civic Auditorium
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
This beautiful civic auditorium and convention center, completed in 1962 at a cost of over five million, provides the setting for a great variety of civic, sports, business and entertainment activities. The concert hall has permanent deep cushioned seating for 3041 persons. The arena, with 4200 portable seats, is ideal for sports events, also offers up to 30,000 feet of floor space for trade shows and exhibits. There are meeting rooms tailored to suit large or small groups. Banquets and dinners for 500 to 2500 are served with ease. For maximum seating, an acoustical wall between concert hall and arena can be raised in seconds.



Aerial View
Title:
Aerial View
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
henley Studio This view shows the downtown business section of the "Newest City in America." United News Company


Ming Lake - Bakersfield
Title:
Ming Lake - Bakersfield
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Louis & Virginia Kay Located east of Hart Memorial Park. This is one of Bakersfield's newest recreational areas. Motor boat races and ski meets attract thousands during the summer months.



Street Scene
Title:
Street Scene
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
On Highway 99 at the famous arch, Bakersfield is an area rich in oil and minerals and is the agriculture center of the beautiful San Joaquin Valley.


El Tejon Hotel
Title:
El Tejon Hotel
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
The civic center of the rich oil, industrial and agricultural area of Bakersfield and Kern County. 200 modern rooms. Ballroom and other rooms for parties and meetings. 3 fine restaurants. A Don Burger Hotel.



J's Coffee Shop
Title:
J's Coffee Shop
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
White Land and Freeway 99; phone 831-3534. Just 54 miles from famous Lake Isabella for boating and fishing; gateway to Sequoia National Park; easy off and return to the freeway; Joe Mooney - Owners - Cy May


Santa Fe Depot
Title:
Santa Fe Depot
Bakersfield California (CA), White Border unused



Agriculture Building and Science Hall at University in Bakersfield, CA
Title:
Agriculture Building and Science Hall at University in Bakersfield, CA
Bakersfield California (CA), Real Photo unused


Nineteenth St.
Title:
Nineteenth St.
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused



Scene on Kern River
Title:
Scene on Kern River
Bakersfield California (CA), Real Photo unused


Failing's Service
Title:
Failing's Service
Baker California (CA), Real Photo unused



J's Coffee Shop
Title:
J's Coffee Shop
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
White Lane and Freeway 99


Street View of Episcopal Church & Clock Tower
Title:
Street View of Episcopal Church & Clock Tower
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1911 Jul-15



Oil Tanks Ready for Departure
Title:
Oil Tanks Ready for Departure
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1920 Jun-15


Public Camp Grounds On The Kern River
Title:
Public Camp Grounds On The Kern River
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Facilities for pleasant camping and the best fishing



Schutt Motel, U.S. 99 North
Title:
Schutt Motel, U.S. 99 North
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Schutt Motel U.S. 99 North Bakersfield, Cal. Phone: 2-0484 18 Modern, air-cooled units, some with kitchenettes and Frigidaire. Tile showers. 5 minutes to heart of City. Cafes adjoining. Bessie L. Rainey - Owner-Manager


18th Street at Chester
Title:
18th Street at Chester
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused



Post House Cafeteria and Greyhound Bus Depot
Title:
Post House Cafeteria and Greyhound Bus Depot
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Havilah was the first county seat of Kern County in 1866 but was moved to Bakersifeld in 1874. Bakersfield was named for Col. Thomas Baker, who arrived in 1862 to direct a reclamation project. He layed out the town in 1869. With the discovery of gold in the Kern River Canyon Bakersfield became a rough and tough camp as bad as any on the Mother Lode. In 1889 fire destroyed most of the old town; rebuilding resulted in a more modern town. Oil was found here in 1889 and this started another boom. Today great fields of cotton, potatoes and other farm products may be seen. Bakersfield is located at the southern end of the great San Joaquin Valley


Greyhound Bus Depot
Title:
Greyhound Bus Depot
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused



Rancho Bakersfield Motel
Title:
Rancho Bakersfield Motel
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1958 Aug-22


The Bun Boy Restaurant
Title:
The Bun Boy Restaurant
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
This new and picturesque restaurant on Highway 91 is one of the most popular eating places between San Bernadino and Los Vegas. It is owned and operated by the Failings, who have been catering to tourists in this area for many years



The Lake View Gusher
Title:
The Lake View Gusher
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1910 May-20


Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen



Pike's El Rancho Baker Motel and Cafe
Title:
Pike's El Rancho Baker Motel and Cafe
Baker California (CA), Linen unused


Bakersfield Civic Auditorium
Title:
Bakersfield Civic Auditorium
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Bakersfield's beautiful civic auditorium and convention center, completed in 1962 at a cost of over five million, provides the setting for a great variety of civic, sports, business and entertainment activities. The concert hall has permanent deep cushioned seating for 3041 persons. The arena, with 4200 portable seats, is ideal for sports events, also offers up to 30,000 feet (9,150 m) of floor space for trade shows and exhibits. There are meeting rooms tailored to suit large or small groups. Banquets and dinners for 500 to 2500 are served with ease. For maximum seating an accoustical wall between concert hall and arena can be raised in seconds Inland Distributing Co



Schutt Motel, U.S. 99 North
Title:
Schutt Motel, U.S. 99 North
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Phone: 2-0484. 18 Modern, air-cooled units, some with kitchenettes and Frigidaire. Tile showers. 5 minutes to heart of City. Cafes adjoining. Bessie L Rainey - Owner-Manager


Bakersfield Lodge
Title:
Bakersfield Lodge
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
1219 So. Union Ave. (Business hwy. 99) Bakersfield, California 93307 Phone (805) 327-7901 Room Phones - Color Television... From Freeway 99 take Ming Ave. off-ramp, turn east to Union Ave. (2 Miles), turn left 1/4 mile



High School
Title:
High School
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1909 Feb-24


Fjords Smorg-ette
Title:
Fjords Smorg-ette
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
California's finest buffet style restaurant. Lunch $1.00, Dinner $1.50, drink & dessert extra - air conditioned



Bakersfield Inn - Main Entrance
Title:
Bakersfield Inn - Main Entrance
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
The largest and finest motor hotel in America. World famous. Located within Bakersfield City limits on U.S. Highway 99


Pike's El Rancho Baker
Title:
Pike's El Rancho Baker
Baker California (CA), Linen PM 2001 Apr-29

Description:
US 91-466. Phone: El Rancho Baker. A new delightfully furnished, fire-proof and air-conditioned motel; glass-door showers; sun-air heat; Baker's newest and finest; cafe adjoining; open 24 hours



Loading Oil Cars
Title:
Loading Oil Cars
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1913 Apr-6


Greetings From Baker, California
Title:
Greetings From Baker, California
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Baker, California An oasis in the desert, between Barstow, California, and Las Vegas, Nevada, at the southern end of Death Valley on U.S. Highways 91 and 466 and State Highway 127. The famous Baker Grade, extending for more than 25 miles, is shown rising in the distance



Fjords Smorg-ette
Title:
Fjords Smorg-ette
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
California's finest buffet style restaurant. Lunch $1.00. Dinner $1.50, Drink & Dessert extra - air conditioned. Locations: 101 Union Ave., Bakersfield; 2217 E. Yosemite Pkwy., Merced; 1549 Forty First St., Santa Cruz; 1141 So. Hwy 9, San Jose; 1531 N. State St., Ukiah; Blackstone and Dakota, Fresno; Story and White Rd., San Jose; 2505 Middlefield Rd., Mt. View


Kern County Museum's Pioneer Village, Weill House
Title:
Kern County Museum's Pioneer Village, Weill House
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
The Weill House represents the first modern house in Bakersfield with its indoor bathrooms and 12 foot ceilings. Built in 1882 by California pioneer Alexis Godey, the house was owned by pioneer merchante Alhponse Weill Columbia



Hill House, Vagabond Motor Hotel
Title:
Hill House, Vagabond Motor Hotel
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
700 Truxton Avenue. Telephone: 804-327-4064. 100 beautifully appointed units. Coffee shop, dining room, banquet room and cocktail lounge. Spacious pool area. Air conditioning. Phones, TV. Centrally located - only 3 minutes to downtown and civic auditorium. AAA approved


Rancho Bakersfield Motel
Title:
Rancho Bakersfield Motel
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
P.O.Box 1497, Phone Fairview 5-7461 Bakersfield's finest motel, located on Highway 99, 2 blocks north of circle



Rancho Bakersfield Hotel in Bakersfield, California
Title:
Rancho Bakersfield Hotel in Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1958

Description:
P.O. Box 1497, Bakersfield, California, Phone Fairview 5-7461. Bakersfield's finest motel, located on Highway 99--2 blocks north of circle


Rancho Bakersfield Motel
Title:
Rancho Bakersfield Motel
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1958 Nov-22

Description:
PO Box 1497; Phone Fairview 5-7461. Bakersfield's finest motel, located on Highway 99 - 2 blocks north of circle



Topper Motor Hotel
Title:
Topper Motor Hotel
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
One of Bakersfield's Larger and Finer Motor Hotels - 50 rooms - tile showers - Individually controlled heating and cooling. Radios. Recommended by Duncan Hines. Member Best Western Motels. 711 Union Ave. (U.S. 99)


Kern County Museum's Pioneer Village
Title:
Kern County Museum's Pioneer Village
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Odd Fellows Lodge and Fraternal Hall. The Odd Fellows Lodge is a replica of the 1868 Lodge in Havilah, the first county seat of Kern. Contained within are many artifacts from the early days of lodge activities. The Fraternal Hall contains a re-creation of early Fraternal events, complete with regalia and exhibits Koppel



Street Scene
Title:
Street Scene
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
The county seat of Kern County, it is the busy metropolis at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. It serves a rich oil producing and agricultural area and is noted for its many fine buildings


California Motor Hotel
Title:
California Motor Hotel
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Telephone 8-8465 Scientifically air conditioned 2 miles south Bakersfield on 99 Highway PO Box 967 Mr and Mrs A.R. Porter, Managers Member of United Motor Courts - AAA - Duncan Hines



City Hall
Title:
City Hall
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused


New Kern County Court House
Title:
New Kern County Court House
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused



Aerial View of Downtown Business Section
Title:
Aerial View of Downtown Business Section
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
The "Newest City in America" Colourpicture Publishers Inc


Bakersfield College
Title:
Bakersfield College
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Robert Poe The quad of the Science and Engineering Building. The life and physical sciences are housed here



New Southern Hotel
Title:
New Southern Hotel
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Walter F. Rau


Beale Memorial Library
Title:
Beale Memorial Library
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back



Bakersfield, California
Title:
Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
The county seat of Kern County, Bakersfield is the busy metropolis at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. It serves a rich oil producing and agricultural area and is noted for its many fine buildings


Highway 99
Title:
Highway 99
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome

Description:
Bob Ball



Episcopal Church & Clock Tower
Title:
Episcopal Church & Clock Tower
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused


Bakersfield Inn, CA, Swimming Pool
Title:
Bakersfield Inn, CA, Swimming Pool
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Bakersfield Inn Bakersfield, California One of the Finest Way-Side Inns in America World Famous Located Within Bakersfield City Limits on U.S. 99 Highway



Cy's Coffee Shops
Title:
Cy's Coffee Shops
Bakersfield California (CA), Real Photo PM 1956 Feb-11


Kern County Hall of Records
Title:
Kern County Hall of Records
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused



Portion if High School and Junior College Area
Title:
Portion if High School and Junior College Area
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused


Civic Auditorium
Title:
Civic Auditorium
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Series C-181 The Bakersfield Civic Auditorium was opened in 1962 at a cost of $5,500,000.00. The theater will seat 3,250 people for stage shows. The 29,000 ft. of arena area will hold 205 8 x 10 booths. When the area is used for ice hockey and sport shows it will seat 7,500 people. Bakersfield is the county seat of Kern County and is located on the bank of the Kern River and at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley



City Hall Bakersfield, California
Title:
City Hall Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1958 Aug-26

Description:
Series P17212 This beautiful, new, modern building houses the administrative departments of the city government. It was completed in 1955 and is the leading symbol of the "Newest City in America"


Bank of America building, Bakersfield
Title:
Bank of America building, Bakersfield
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Series C30731 Bakersfield, California. Cornerstone of Bakerfield's financial district is the 110,000 square foot 10-story Bank of America building, completed in 1974 at a cost of $5,000,000 Inland Distributing Co



Loading Oil Cars
Title:
Loading Oil Cars
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 2386


Oil Cars At Shipping Station
Title:
Oil Cars At Shipping Station
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 2384



East Bakersfield
Title:
East Bakersfield
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1960 Oct-04

Description:
Series C6644 One of the fastest growing communities in the San Joaquin Valley. Rich in cotton, oil, potatoes and cattle.


Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Series K4510 On U. S. 99 Highway, Bakersfield, Calif, The World's Most Famous and Largest Motor Hotel, Swimming Pool Air Conditioned Coffee shop and Largest Motor Hotel. Swimming Pool Air-conditioned Coffee Shop and Dining Rooms - Cocktail Lounge - Patios - shops - Entertainment Nightly.



Wesley Methodist Church, Niles at Oswell Street
Title:
Wesley Methodist Church, Niles at Oswell Street
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Series 65544-B The Sanctuary was built to the glory of God in 1963 with Ernest McCoy, Architect. The Stained glass widows were created by Roger Darricarrere. Leonard da Vinci's "Last Supper" in the altar was hand-carved in Italy under the direction of Adolph Fusek.


El Morocco Inn Motel
Title:
El Morocco Inn Motel
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
One mile south of Chester Avenue, overpass on Highway 99 at Junction of 466 & 178. Bakersfield, California. 30 Modern units centrally located next to Golden State Lanes. Lounge and cafe in connection. For reservations phone Fairview 5-2259.



Downtowner Inn, 13th & Chester
Title:
Downtowner Inn, 13th & Chester
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
52 Rooms. Tubs & Showers. Privately owned, downtown Bakersfield. Walking distance to Civic Center, business district & restaurants. Under cover parking – Beautifully appointed rooms, Cable TV, Direct dial phones, heated pool. Continental breadfast, evening snack tray. Major Credit and most Oil Cards accepted. Joe, Loretta, Mike Fahey & Claudia Meier Owners & Operators Phone (805) 327-7122


Bakersfield
Title:
Bakersfield
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Havilah was the first county seat of Kern County in 1866 but was moved to Bakersfield in 1874. Bakersfield was named for Col. Thomas Baker, who arrived in 1862 to direct a reclamation project. He layed out the town in 1869. With the discovery of gold in the Kern river Canyon Bakersfield became a rough and tough camp as bad as any on the Mother Lode. in 1889 fire destroyed most of the old town; rebuilding resulted in a more modern town. Oil was found here in 1899 and this started another boom. Today great fields of cotton, potaotes and other farm products may be seen. Bakersfield is located at the southern end of the great San Joaquin Valley.



Kern County Museum's Pioneer Village
Title:
Kern County Museum's Pioneer Village
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
The southern Pacific Jail is an authentic building that was used to house lawbreakers who worked on the S.P. railhead when it was being constructed. Built in 1874, this structure was carried on a flatcar while the line was being constructed from Delano to Caliente.


Kern County Museum's Pioneer Village
Title:
Kern County Museum's Pioneer Village
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Odd Fellows Lodge and Fraternal Hall. The Odd Fellows Lodge is a replica of the 1868 Lodge in havilah, the first county seat of kern. Contained within are many artifacts from the early days of lodge activities. The Fraternal hall contains a re-creation of early Fraternal events, complete with regalia and exhibits.



The Beale Memorial Clock Tower
Title:
The Beale Memorial Clock Tower
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
The Beale Memorial Clock Tower stood for nearly 50 years in the downtown Bakersfield intersection of Chester Avenue and Seventeenth. It was removed after being severely damaged in the earthquake of 1952. The tower which now stands beside the Kern County Museum is an exact replica, using some of the original components including clock and gong, metal work, and roof. At the extreme left is the entrance to the Museum's famous Pioneer Village.


Water Skiing At Hart Memorial Park
Title:
Water Skiing At Hart Memorial Park
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused



Highway 93
Title:
Highway 93
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Highways 93 and 466 passing through Bake: California the Highway Junction to Death Valley


Wills Fargo Motel, P. O. Box 130
Title:
Wills Fargo Motel, P. O. Box 130
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
J. O. Failing & Willis Herron, Owners.



Sid's Place
Title:
Sid's Place
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Sid's Place fine foods at the Chevron Station. Come on boby, can't you see it's sid's café the best durn place in the mojave desert to eat!


Gateway To Death Valley And Las Vegas
Title:
Gateway To Death Valley And Las Vegas
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
This picturesque desert community is a popular oasis for both Las Vegas and Death Valley travelers as it is known as the gateway to both areas. In the distance the famous 26 mile Baker grade can be seen as it winds its way toward Las Vegas



Main Entrance Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Main Entrance Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
One of the Finest Way-Side Inns in America World Famous Located Within Bakersfield City Limits On U.S. 99 Highway


Kern County Court House
Title:
Kern County Court House
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused



Ridge Route
Title:
Ridge Route
Bakersfield California (CA), Real Photo PM 1929 Oct-26


Bakersfield Security Co
Title:
Bakersfield Security Co
Bakersfield California (CA), Original Photograph unused

Description:
This is a rare, historic item. Used as part of the postcard production process by the Edward Mitchell Company (subsequently the Pacific Novelty Co. and Souvenir Publishing Co.)



The Valley Plaza Shopping Center
Title:
The Valley Plaza Shopping Center
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
A 900,000 square foot enclosed mall shopping complex at Ming Avenue and New Freeway 99 was opened in February 1967. Seventy tenants occupy the mall with Sears, The Broadway, and Brock's at terminal points of the enclosure. The huge parking area surrounding the main building also serves adjacent pavilion shopping facilities. Interior decor reflects the Spanish influence on Southern California in a contemporary manner. Mike Roberts


Greetings from Bakersfield
Title:
Greetings from Bakersfield
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Bakersfield, the county seat of Kern County, has approximately 80,000 people or about half the total in Kern County. Kern County is known as the center of an agricultural paradise producing vast crops of cotton, grapes, sugar beets, melons, alfalfa. Raising of livestock is the largest and most important single agricultural activity, and dairying is one of the most sound activities in Kern County. B-Courthouse A-Business district K-Jefferson Park E-El Tejon Hotel R-Kern County Hospital S-Padre Garces Statue F-Kern Oil Field I-Thompson Grapes E-Kern River Canyon L-Padre Hotel D-High School



Santa Fe Station and Hotel
Title:
Santa Fe Station and Hotel
Bakersfield California (CA), White Border unused


Looking towards River from Oil Center Rare Original Photograph
Title:
Looking towards River from Oil Center Rare Original Photograph
Bakersfield California (CA), Original Photograph unused

Description:
This is a rare, historic item. Used as part of the postcard production process by the Edward Mitchell Company (subsequently the Pacific Novelty Co. and Souvenir Publishing Co.)



Town and Country Motel
Title:
Town and Country Motel
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1959 Sep-22

Description:
19th and Union Avenue. Phone: Fairview 7-1695. Heated swimming pool. Telephones in every room. Free TV. Cooled by refrigeration. Adjoining Stan's Coffee Shop.


Bakersfield Oilfields
Title:
Bakersfield Oilfields
Bakersfield California (CA), White Border unused

Description:
A Gusher in action, oil trains, Loading oil cars, Oil field Baer Bros.



City on US Highways 91 & 466
Title:
City on US Highways 91 & 466
Baker California (CA), Real Photo PM Nov-12

Description:
Gateway to California's Famous Death Valley National Monument


Bakersfield, California
Title:
Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome

Description:
The county seat of Kern County, Bakersfield is the busy metropolis at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. It serves a rich oil producing and agricultural area and is noted for its many fine buildings



Rancho Bakersfield Motel
Title:
Rancho Bakersfield Motel
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1958 May-23

Description:
Located on Highway 99, 2 blocks North of circle


Clock Tower and El Tejan Hotel
Title:
Clock Tower and El Tejan Hotel
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen

Description:
Gift to the City of Bakersfield from Truxton beale, in memory of his mother Mary Edward Beale. Dedicated April 2nd, 1904



In the Oil Fields
Title:
In the Oil Fields
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused


Caravan Inn
Title:
Caravan Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
1622 Union Avenue. Bakersfield's newest and most modern Motor Hotel located on Highway 99 - moments away from shopa and theaters. Complete hotel facilities available



Pike's Restaurant
Title:
Pike's Restaurant
Baker California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Pike's Restaurant Smart, modern, offering fast, efficient, courteous service. Pike's Mobile Service Station Mobilgas products - your car serviced while you rest and eat. Pike's El Rancho Motel Eleven beautifully furnished, air-conditioned and quiet rooms. U. S. Highways 91 - 466 Baker, California Phone: Baker 7-413 The place to stop en route to Las Vegas or Death Valley. Open 24 hours per day


Main Motel Air Colled
Title:
Main Motel Air Colled
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen PM 1950 Feb-1

Description:
Main Motel, 901 Union Avenue, (U.S. Highway 99), Bakersfield, CA. 36 air-conditioned single and double cottages, with or without kitchenettes. Modern in all respects. Comfortable the year 'round. 3 minutes to business center. Phone 2-9696



The Ramada Inn
Title:
The Ramada Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1970 Jul-23

Description:
24th St. & Rosedale off rampa t hwy 99 by pass. Bakersfield's most luxurious motor motel. Phone 327-9651. Teletype 805-831-7018 Bob Ball


Holiday House
Title:
Holiday House
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1965 Feb-18

Description:
2300 S. Union Ave. (US 99). (S. End Town) Phone: TEmple 1-3000. A nice friendly 104 unit motor hotel; heated pool; completely air conditioned for year round comfort; rooms have TV - Hi Fi & 24 hour phone service. Coffee shop - restaurant & unique cocktail lounge. Children Free - Moderate Rates. Arthur & Hillan (Karlsson) O'Connor, Owners; "Talar Svenska"



Downtown Scene
Title:
Downtown Scene
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome

Description:
In this downtown scene you are looking toward the west along 19th Street from its intersection with K Street. Most of the business buildings have been rebuilt since the earthquake of 1952


Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
On U.S. 99 Highway, Bakersfield, Calif. The world's most famous and largest motor hotel; swimming pool; air-conditioned coffee shop and dining room-cocktail lounge; patios; shops; entertainment nightly



Bakersfield Eating House
Title:
Bakersfield Eating House
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused


Greetings From Bakersfield California " Queen of the San Joaquin Valley"
Title:
Greetings From Bakersfield California " Queen of the San Joaquin Valley"
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Bakersfield, California The county seat of Kern County, Bakersfield is the busy metropolis of the Southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. It serves a rich oil-producing and agricultural area and is noted for its many fine modern buildings



Hotel El Tejon
Title:
Hotel El Tejon
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen PM 1951 May-15


Clock Tower
Title:
Clock Tower
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
This familiar 64-foot landmark is located at 17th and Chester Ave. It was presented to the city in 1904 by Truxton Beale, prominent pioneer resident Tulare County News Agency



Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1955


Bakersfield, California
Title:
Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
Progressive city of southern San Joaquin Valley, Bakersfield is a thriving center of agricultural, oil and industrial holdings Coca Cola Sign



Hall Of Records
Title:
Hall Of Records
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 2381


Scene In California Oil Fields
Title:
Scene In California Oil Fields
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 2382



Bakersfield Inn, U. S. 99 Highway
Title:
Bakersfield Inn, U. S. 99 Highway
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Series K4510 The World' s Most Famous and Largest Motor Hotel. Swimming Pool - Air-Conditioned Coffee Shop and Dining Rooms - Cocktail Lounge - Patios - Shops - Entertainment Nightly


Bakersfield
Title:
Bakersfield
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1958 Jun-29

Description:
Series H-2065 Chester Avenue looking South from 19th Street in the heart of the city. Bakersfield. The county seat of Kern County one of the wealthiest in America. Oil, cattle, sheep, cotton, potatoes, grapes and many more agricultural products and new industry all together are contributing to the Steady, healthy growth of Bakersfield.



New Kern County Court House
Title:
New Kern County Court House
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1916 Mar-09

Description:
Series 11240


Eden Roc Inn, 1010 So. Union Ave.
Title:
Eden Roc Inn, 1010 So. Union Ave.
Bakersfield California (CA), Chrome PM 1960

Description:
"The Place to Stay" A complete motor hotel and coffee shop with 61 De Luxe Refrigerated units with tubs or showers - Conference Rooms - Suites and family units - Room Phones - 40 Ft. Heated Pool, plus children's wading pool - Television and Hi Fi - Room Service - Valet Service.



Kern River Oil Field And Lake Of Oil
Title:
Kern River Oil Field And Lake Of Oil
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1907 May-13


Emerson School Kern County Court House City Hall
Title:
Emerson School Kern County Court House City Hall
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused



The Hotel Padre
Title:
The Hotel Padre
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen PM 1947


Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen PM 1954

Description:
On U. S. 99 Highway, Bakersfield, Calif. The World's Most Famous and Largest Motor Hotel. Swimming Pool. Air-Conditioned Coffee Shop and Dining Rooms - Cocktail Lounge - Patios - Shops - Entertainment Nightly.



Episcopal Church & Clock Tower
Title:
Episcopal Church & Clock Tower
Bakersfield California (CA), Divided Back PM 1921


Greetings From Bakersfield
Title:
Greetings From Bakersfield
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Bakersfield the county seat of Kern County, has approximately 80,000 people or about half the total in Kern County. Kern County is known as the oil capitol of the world. It is also the center of an agricultural paradise producing vast crops of cotton, grapes, sugar beets, melons, alfalfa. Raising of live stock is the largest and most important single agricultural activity, and dairying is one of he most sound activities in Kern County. B - Court House A - Business District K - Jefferson Park E - El Tejon Hotel R - Kern County Hospital S - Padre Garces Statue F - Kern River Canyon L - Padre Hotel D - High School.



Beautiful Outdoor Swimming Pool Bakersfield Inn
Title:
Beautiful Outdoor Swimming Pool Bakersfield Inn
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
One of the Finest Way-Side Inns in America World Famous Located Within Bakersfield City Limits On U.S. 99 Highway


Hadlock Motel at the Gateway to Death Valley, U. S. 91, 466
Title:
Hadlock Motel at the Gateway to Death Valley, U. S. 91, 466
Baker California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
14 new, steam heated and individually air-cooled units, each with tile bath. Café and Chevron Station adjoining Owner Managed



Old Building, Kern County High School
Title:
Old Building, Kern County High School
Bakersfield California (CA), Linen unused




Total: 157 Items