Scene from "Lily of Poverty Flat"

Scene from the film, "Lily of Poverty Flat." Beatriz Michelena is shown here in her role as "the Lily." She is standing on one of the streets of the "mining town" constructed in Boulder Creek by her film company. The mining town served as the setting for several films.

Source of information: Articles on Website, see links below.
Date: 1915
  • Boulder Creek
  • 1910s
Rights: This photograph originally appeared in Overland Monthly, June 1915.

Restrictions on Use
Identifier: LH-om02


“Scene from "Lily of Poverty Flat".” 1915. SCPL Local History. Accessed 6 Dec. 2022.