93-57-15 copy 4
93-57-15 copy 4
Jo Mora - Priest Grade
Jo Mora - Priest Grade

The early California artist visited Yosemite in 1904. His journal of the trip is available on this web site.

Jo Mora - Toll Gate
Jo Mora - Toll Gate

Jo Mora enters Yosemite (1904) on northern entry toll road. His journal sketch book is available on this web site.

Yosemite or Bust!
Yosemite or Bust!
A Daring First
A Daring First

Lt. James Stephen Krull poses next to his Curtis JN-4 which landed in Leigh Meadow, May 27, 1919. See the full article,, Winter 2008 issue, Front Page.

Tunnel Tree
Tunnel Tree

Visitors circa? (year of the automobile anyone?

Early Tourists
Early Tourists
Camp Curry - Circa 1915
Camp Curry - Circa 1915

Postcard from the Arcadia Publishing title "Yosemite's Historic Hotels and Camps" by Alice van Ommermen shows Grace Roger Jilson a popular storyteller for several seasons in the late 1910s.

Mirror Lake-Easter-1950
Mirror Lake-Easter-1950
Cross Country Skiing
Cross Country Skiing

Tuolumne Meadows (1972) during trip (The Trans Sierra Gourmet Ski Trip) taken by author Peter Hoss "Born in Yosemite."

Snow Creek Cabin-Hoss X-Country trip.orig
Snow Creek Cabin-Hoss X-Country trip.orig
Hetch Hetchy Rail Road
Hetch Hetchy Rail Road

A HHRR snowplow engine crunches forward two miles west of Jones Station (circa 19120-1923). Photo courtesy Horace Chaffee, published in the Arcadia Publishing title "Hetch Hetchy" by Barbara Hennessy.

Lee Vining -1937
Lee Vining -1937

Lakeview Camp office and Lee Vining Market

Portal Sign-SNF
Portal Sign-SNF

Circa 1950's? Bobby sox? Entrance to the Stanislaus National Forest north of Sonora on Hwy. 108.

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