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Name Point Arena

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2006-10-70 - Poster

Shipwrecks from 1850 to 1957 compiled by Wallace E. Martin. Wreck Information list includes type of rig, vessel name, location, date, and remarks. There are five photographs of ships included on this poster with annotations. These ships are: Steamer Alcatraz Steamer Sea Foam Steamer Jeanie Steamer Orteric Schooner Bobolink

Image of 1998-04-01 - Album, Photograph

1998-04-01 - Album, Photograph

"Honeymoon Album" belonging to Ray Sheppard and his wife, Jennie Smith Sheppard. Most of the photographs were taken in 1932 with both personal and purchased photos. There are many pictures of the O'Neal Ranch, the Biagi Ranch and the Halliday property near Seal Rock. The main area seems to be Point Arena, although there are pictures of the rivers from the Russian River north to the Navarro River. One picture says, "looking down the Navarro from Jennie's homesite on the Navarro Ridge." There are also pictures of Rohnerville, the Rancheria, and fishing on the Garcia River.

Image of 1993-060-35 - Yearbook

1993-060-35 - Yearbook

The Fog Horn, the annual yearbook of the student body of Point Arena High School in Mendocino County. The Principal in 1918 was Charles Fulkerson. Faculty members were: Avis Servaty, Edith Black and Helen Doris Overman.

1993-115-1505 - Letter

Handwritten letter to Dr. McCornack, Pt. Arena "Hot Springs," from R.E. Swain, Palo Alto, Cal., August 12, 1900, concerning chemical analysis of the water.

1973-000-1819 - Newsletter

In Sea Letter 6:1, 1968. San Francisco Maritime Museum.

2008-01-27 - Documents

James Harrison Adams was born in Virginia in 1816. He married Maria Louisa Graham on February 3, 1845 in Hancock County, Illinois. The family came to California by wagon train in 1856, settling first at Grand Island, Colusa County. In 1866, the family moved to Point Arena where Adams worked as a ship's carpenter. The 1875 census lists Adams as a farmer. James and Louisa had five children: Jerusha, James Harrison Jr., Mary Ellen, Emma (aka Emily), and John G. Jerusha Adams married Robert Mason Darr on October 15, 1862 in Colusa County. Darr was convicted of manslaughter in Mendocino County in 1875 and sentenced to San Quentin, where he served until 1897. Returning to Mendocino County, Darr w

2009-17-014 - Roster

Census records for Fish Rock Precinct, 1940s? Lists name, town, occupation and political affiliation

Image of 1991-083-040 - Invitation

1991-083-040 - Invitation

Wedding invitation and announcement for the marriage of Zella Matilda Scott to Richard L. Dennen on June 30, 1909 in Point Arena. "Mr. and Mrs. H.B. Scott request the honor of your presence at the marriage of their daughter, Zella Matilda to Mr. Richard L. Dennen, on Wednesday June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and nine at twelve o'clock Pt. Arena, California.

2009-17-003 - Roster

Census records for Arena Precinct, 1940s? Lists name, town, occupation and political affiliation

Image of 1991-083-002 - Papers, Personal

1991-083-002 - Papers, Personal

A school composition written by Bella Hoyt. The essay is about Bella's school in Point Arena and how it was in a state of disrepair, with broken windows and no door latch. She continues with a story about the students hearing a noise that they thought was a rhino and it turned out to be a buggy.

Image of 1991-083-039 - Invitation

1991-083-039 - Invitation

Invitation for the Golden Wedding Anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. H.B. Scott at the Scott' s Opera House in Point Arena.

Image of 1984-103-001 - Announcement, Graduation

1984-103-001 - Announcement, Graduation

Announcement of Commencement Exercises of the graduating class of Point Arena High School of 1910.

Image of 1993-060-36 - Yearbook

1993-060-36 - Yearbook

The Fog Horn, the annual yearbook of the student body of Point Arena High School in Mendocino County.

Image of 1988-023-17 - Yearbook

1988-023-17 - Yearbook

The Fog Horn, the annual yearbook of the student body of Point Arena High School in Mendocino County. The Principal in 1920 was Howard O. Coale. Faculty were Anna Martin, Kate Stirring and Louise K. McNair.

Image of 1993-060-37 - Yearbook

1993-060-37 - Yearbook

The Fog Horn, the annual yearbook of the student body of Point Arena High School in Mendocino County.

Image of 1993-060-38 - Yearbook

1993-060-38 - Yearbook

The Fog Horn, the annual yearbook of the student body of Point Arena High School in Mendocino County. Faculty in 1923 were: F. I. Selzer, Ruth Mary McGinty, Ruth C. Van Vleet and Alice Weisser.

Image of 1993-060-39 - Yearbook

1993-060-39 - Yearbook

The Fog Horn, the annual yearbook of the student body of Point Arena High School in Mendocino County. Faculty in 1927 were: H. I. Schnabel, Jessie Leslie, T. F. Liefrinck, S.E. Garcia.

Image of 1988-023-18 - Yearbook

1988-023-18 - Yearbook

The Fog Horn, the annual yearbook of the student body of Point Arena High School in Mendocino County. Principal in 1953 was Owen Cruce. Faculty were: Frances Nix, J. C. Kollman, Jessie Bankhead, R.W. Schilpp, Alice Fluke, and G. L. Good.

Image of 1988-023-19 - Yearbook

1988-023-19 - Yearbook

The Fog Horn, the annual yearbook of the student body of Point Arena High School in Mendocino County. Principal was Owen Cruce.