Foundry, charcoal burner, and village at California Powder Works

The foundry, charcoal burner, and village for the workers at the California Powder Works. The Powder Works employed 150 to 275 workers. From 1864 to 1914, it was the main industry in Santa Cruz; at Powder Mill Flats

Source of information: Museum of Natural History

Santa Cruz County. p. 26-27.

Date on back of photo: 1905
Source: Donated by Brian and Ollie Hoefer.
There is also a version of this photo at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History.
Date: 1905
Type: PHOTO
Coverage:
  • Santa Cruz (County)
  • 1900s
Rights: This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.

Restrictions on Use
Identifier: LH-scpl-491

Citation

“Foundry, charcoal burner, and village at California Powder Works.” Donated by Brian and Ollie Hoefer. There is also a version of this photo at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History. 1905. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/10191. Accessed 21 Aug. 2019.