The Pioneer Society

Group portrait of the local Pioneer Society sitting on the steps of Big Trees Station, probably on Admission Day sometime in the 1880's [according to Randall Brown].

The man by himself in the back is W. H. Greene of Soquel. In the back row, from left to right, are two unidentified men, E. G. Peck, Alfred Baldwin (holding a walking stick), an unidentified man, J. P. Majors, Deacon Nelson Taylor, and an unidentified man. In the middle row, from left to right, are four unidentified men, Joseph Francis, Michael Owen Boyle, an unidentified man, S. S. Mattison, C. E. Eberle(?), J. M. Datlon(?), and an unidentified man. In the front row, from left to right, are John Woods of Seabright, Robert Ford of Soquel, an unidentified man (holding a cane), Tom Weeks, C. H. Eberle(?), an unidentified man, A. Noble of Soquel (holding a walking stick), F. A. Hihn (fourth from right), and Elihu Anthony (third from right).

Source of information: Notes on back of photo and Randall Brown
Date: Circa 1880's
  • Santa Cruz (County)
  • 1880s
Rights: This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.

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Identifier: LH-0286


“The Pioneer Society.” Circa 1880's. SCPL Local History. Accessed 2 July 2020.