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Yosemite: 1865
Circa 1865. "Mirror Lake, Yosemite Valley, albumen silver print. Carleton Watkins (1829 - 1916), an early photographer of Yosemite, captured this pristine view of Mirror Lake while most of the country ... Frederick Law Olmsted and naturalist John Muir resulted in Yosemite being proclaimed a national park in 1890." View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/05/2020 - 2:12pm -

Yosemite: 1865

Yosemite Park: c. 1950s
... taken in the early '50s. View full size re: Yosemite Park c.1950s This was taken at Tunnel View, possibly the most popular photo vista in Yosemite. In the distance at left, Half Dome; in the center, the Three ... Brothers is/are on the NORTH Valley wall, adjacent to Yosemite Falls - nowhere near the view from Tunnel View. It's a somewhat ... 
 
Posted by Tony W. - 09/19/2011 - 1:24pm -

Yosemite Park: c. 1950s

Car tunnel at Yosemite
Car tunnel at Yosemite right by a scenic overlook of the Valley. I've been to this spot ... remember the name of the spot. View full size. Yosemite tunnel It's the Wawona Tunnel. There's a 360-degree virtual reality ... 
 
Posted by mhallack - 04/16/2009 - 8:06am -

Car tunnel at Yosemite

Yosemite Visitors: Mid-Fifties
Here we are in Yosemite National Park again, with Bill Bliss standing there on the left. ... - Dave] Dating Bill Another of Tony's Bliss-ful Yosemite shots has a 1954 Ford in the background. I have to wonder if those ... 
 
Posted by Tony W. - 09/18/2011 - 9:48pm -

Yosemite Visitors: Mid-Fifties

Yosemite: Mid-Fifties
... cold feet. Summer snow My family and I went to Yosemite in the 1986 (I was 10) and I remember playing in the snow. It was ... mean feet? Finding snow in the higher elevations of Yosemite in summer isn't unusual. I have a slide I took of my father, mother ... 
 
Posted by Tony W. - 09/17/2011 - 8:24pm -

Yosemite: Mid-Fifties

Yosemite Gathering: 1941
Here we see the Bliss family with friends in Yosemite. The year is 1940-41 based on the license plate to the right. The guy ... 
 
Posted by Tony W. - 01/29/2012 - 5:45pm -

Yosemite Gathering: 1941

L.A. to Yosemite: 1920
May 1920. Yosemite National Park. "Prize Cup, Fourth Annual AAA Economy Run, Los Angeles ... full size. One Survivor Of all of the cars in the Yosemite Economy Run, only one manufacturer survives today. The Overland ... All of the other manufacturers participating in the Yosemite Economy Run were defunct by the close of 1926. All that's ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/20/2014 - 11:03am -

L.A. to Yosemite: 1920

Yosemite Cadillac: 1919
... The high Sierras circa 1919. "Cadillac touring car at Yosemite in snow." With the Sentinel Hotel in the background. 6½x8½ inch ... "Near view of the three-story Sentinel Hotel, early 1920s, Yosemite Valley; with three autos parked along street, and valley cliffs in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/09/2015 - 6:13pm -

Yosemite Cadillac: 1919

Goodbye Yosemite: 1920
1920. "Bulletin press car -- Mitchell auto at Yosemite National Park." 6½ x 8½ inch glass negative, originally from the ... an upcoming feature on a recent sighting of the "Ghost of Yosemite." Exposure time? I see some motion blur as well as ghosting -- ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/27/2015 - 10:35pm -

Goodbye Yosemite: 1920

Thru the tree, Yosemite
More from the Yosemite vacation, driving the ol' Ford thru the tree tunnel. I thought this was at a different park, but I guess this is/was in Yosemite. View full size. Wawona again This time it's the Wawona ... 
 
Posted by mhallack - 06/19/2009 - 10:14pm -

Thru the tree, Yosemite

Yosemite High: 1961
... school and accompanied some of his students on a trip to Yosemite, where he snapped this Kodachrome slide. Coincidentally, I was ... 
 
Posted by tterrace - 03/29/2014 - 3:45pm -

Yosemite High: 1961

Yosemite Swimmers: 1940
Mariposa County, California, circa 1940. "Yosemite Lodge pool and Falls vista." 8x10 inch acetate negative by Moulin ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/07/2017 - 3:04pm -

Yosemite Swimmers: 1940

Yosemite: 1950s
Here again we see our Yosemite travelers Bill and Gloria. View full size. Saddle shoes ... 
 
Posted by Tony W. - 09/17/2011 - 8:18pm -

Yosemite: 1950s

Bored in Yosemite
My dad, my aunt Susan and my grandmother in Yosemite, 1947. I would say they'd rather be home watching TV except they ... Glacier Point This is Glacier Point overlooking the Yosemite Valley. The rock feature behind the fence pole is "North Dome". "Half ... 
 
Posted by mhallack - 04/16/2009 - 8:06am -

Bored in Yosemite

Yosemite: 1954
Yosemite park in what I'm assuming is 1954 based on the '55 license plate ... 
 
Posted by Tony W. - 09/17/2011 - 8:24pm -

Yosemite: 1954

Mirror Lake in Yosemite: Mid-Fifties
... As guessed by tterrace, this is probably Mirror Lake in Yosemite. View full size Girl in the photo The girl in the photo is ... 
 
Posted by Tony W. - 09/17/2011 - 8:19pm -

Mirror Lake in Yosemite: Mid-Fifties

Yosemite Fire Fall
Photo of Yosemite National Park's fire fall, circa 1956. Taken from Camp Curry with ... 
 
Posted by Sparks - 04/21/2011 - 10:23am -

Yosemite Fire Fall

Camping in Yosemite 1940's
... a group of photos of my dad's family during a road trip to Yosemite National Park. Judging from other pictures with my dad as a kid in ... 
 
Posted by mhallack - 01/05/2009 - 9:54pm -

Camping in Yosemite 1940's

Bark for Yosemite Fire Fall
... side just after the sun had gone down to create the famous Yosemite National Park Fire Fall. Photo taken in 1956 using a Nikon S 35mm ... 
 
Posted by Sparks - 04/21/2011 - 10:24am -

Bark for Yosemite Fire Fall

Dad and Aunt Susan in Yosemite: 1947
My dad and his sister Susan in Yosemite. I love this picture, probably my favorite of the whole collection of ... 
 
Posted by mhallack - 05/02/2009 - 11:13am -

Dad and Aunt Susan in Yosemite: 1947

In Yosemite: 1946
My dad, Gary and my aunt Susan up in Yosemite, sometime around 1946 or 47. (ShorpyBlog, Member Gallery) ... 
 
Posted by mhallack - 11/01/2013 - 7:03pm -

In Yosemite: 1946

Yosemite
A stop in a national park -- possibly Yosemite -- on the way to work at ship yards in Washington State during WWII, ... 
 
Posted by sunflower - 12/14/2010 - 8:20am -

Yosemite

Yosemite Valley: 1956
I made this photograph in 1956, when I was seventeen years old, using a Leica M3 double stroke with a collapsible 50mm f/2 Summicron and Kodachrome ASA 25 film metered with a Weston Master II. View full size. Location This was taken fro ... 
 
Posted by JohnP - 09/05/2014 - 7:40pm -

Yosemite Valley: 1956

Richard restrained: 1952
... in Franklin NC, November 11 1952. View full size. Yosemite Sam He looks like he's getting ready to spit! All I can think of is Yosemite Sam spitting in a cartoon. Cute shot. (ShorpyBlog, Member ... 
 
Posted by billybobbain - 09/20/2011 - 1:32am -

Richard restrained: 1952

Trunk Route: 1967
... on destinations none of us has visited, Sequoia NP and Yosemite NP. We're waiting for libraries to reopen so we can borrow guidebooks, ... 
 
Posted by tterrace - 04/19/2020 - 2:15pm -

Trunk Route: 1967

Intimations of Autumn: 1952
... to California. I'm going with Route 120 on the way to Yosemite Park out of Groveland, CA. 3500 foot elevation because everything is ... it to be somewhere around Groveland, CA on the road to Yosemite Park. Hot Springs to Win Yes, it must be Hot Springs. Hot ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2014 - 12:10pm -

Intimations of Autumn: 1952

Mustang in Flight: 1942
... Ansel Adams carry his heavy tripod and camera around the Yosemite Valley, where Adams took some of his most famous and striking ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/21/2012 - 10:35pm -

Mustang in Flight: 1942

The Campers: 1930s
This is probably Yosemite National Park some time in the thirties. Scanned from the 4 x 2½ inch ... visible, and if you can make out the hood ornament in the Yosemite picture, your eyes are far better than mine. I will defer to the '35 ... on the Plymouth (and both of these are evident in the Yosemite picture). Good catch! Sometime between 1945 and 1949 Judging by ... 
 
Posted by Tony W. - 09/18/2011 - 10:11pm -

The Campers: 1930s

End of the Road: 1966
... and my brother's college; took us on our first visit to Yosemite, and later our very first camping trips (see our decals?); took my ... 
 
Posted by tterrace - 01/28/2012 - 5:12pm -

End of the Road: 1966

California Ramblers: 1967
... looks more like Sequoia Natl Park or Kings Canyon, than Yosemite. Any chance you remember where you were? And, T, those socks with ... 
 
Posted by tterrace - 06/06/2019 - 1:56pm -

California Ramblers: 1967
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