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  • Collection: Kern County Local History Photograph Collection

Young's Drive-In

Drive-in restaurant and ice cream shop, along with parked vehicles; one of two restaurants that existed by that name in Bakersfield

Western Parade at Chester Avenue

Parade in downtown Bakersfield, showing participants in costumes from 19th-century Old West

West on 19th Street from K Street

Shows street of downtown Bakersfield, with pedestrians and various shops; from the collection of Harlan Curnow

West on 19th Street at K Street

View of downtown Bakersfield; from the collection of Harlan Curnow

Wasco Theater, with other businesses

View of Wasco, including Wasco Theater, a drug store, and a Chinese restaurant

Victoria Land and Cattle Company rig number one

One example of the wide range of Kern County Land Company's holdings, which extended outside of California

Varrey Bargain Center

South Union Avenue, showing Varrey Bargain Center and various vehicles

U.S.Naval Ordnance Test Station, Building #1

Building #1, 12-inch press, just completed. From the collection of Roland C. Stone, Project Engineer

U.S. Naval Ordnance Test Station, Building 214, interior

Interior of building # 214, used for static-firing tests; large motor testing bay. From the collection of Roland C. Stone, Project Engineer