Browse Items (236 total)

  • Collection: Kern County Local History Photograph Collection

Young's Drive-In

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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

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

West on 19th Street from K Street

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

West on 19th Street at K Street

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View of downtown Bakersfield; from the collection of Harlan Curnow

Wasco Theater, with other businesses

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

Victoria Land and Cattle Company rig number one

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

Varrey Bargain Center

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South Union Avenue, showing Varrey Bargain Center and various vehicles

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

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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

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