Monthly Archives: August 2014

SOUTHERN PACIFIC TRAIN NUMBER 52 AT PALMDALE ON ITS LAST RUN

I took this photograph in Palmdale California sometime in 1973. This was the last SP San Joaquin Daylight to run east. On this day I had worked a freight from Bakersfield to Palmdale and waited for the very late running … Continue reading

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REDWOODS AND THE MILKY WAY

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AN EMPTY CABIN AT BODIE

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SOMETHING A BIT DIFFERENT – FOR THE FUN OF IT

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DOME LAND WILDERNESS AREA IN THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA

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INSIDE A HEALTHY SECOND-GROWTH REDWOOD FOREST

If one were to compare this image with those of the past couple of days, one could be led to an unfair comparison of the two forests. The site of this image is within the Arcata Community Forest, and those … Continue reading

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MORE THOUGHTS ON THE CLEAR CUT

Coast redwoods (sequoia sempervirens) are unique to the coastal areas of northern California. I live in a second-growth forest about two miles from downtown Arcata at an elevation of about 900′. The trees on our property are about seventy-five years … Continue reading

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