Children playing on the Capitola beach, with Hotel Capitola

Children playing on the Capitola beach with play equipment(?). Hotel Capitola is in the background with the Esplanade to the left. Hotel Capitola was built by Frederick A. Hihn as a grand resort hotel around 1894 or 95. It was destroyed by fire in 1929.

Source of information: Staff

Article on our website, see link below
Date: Prior to 1929
Type: PHOTO
Coverage:
  • Capitola
  • 1920s
  • 1910s
Rights: This photograph/postcard is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.

Restrictions on Use
Identifier: LH-0069

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Citation

“Children playing on the Capitola beach, with Hotel Capitola.” Prior to 1929. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/9334. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.