Category Archives: Vintage Photo

Zayante School: Circa 1940’s – Story + Photo

Story from reader Michael “Mickey” Barnhill: I also went to Zayante school, my name is Michael Barnhill (a.k.a.) Mickey. I was born in 1941. So think I started school in 1947. I rember the janitor’s house burned down, and him … Continue reading

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Zayante/Lompico: 1920’s Photo

Photo Courtesy of Randall Brown:

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Felton: Policeman Doc Capelli

I LOVE this photo of “Doc” Capelli taken either in Felton or Santa Cruz, date?

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Lompico: 1954 Pool

Pool on Zayante Creek in Lompico, 1954. Photo courtesy of Ken Stone.

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Felton Fire Squad: 1977

Can anyone give me a list of names of these folks? The last one on the right squatting might be Bill Wright.

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Felton: 1946

This 1946 aerial view of Felton was donated by the wonderful folks at Felton Fire District. Thanks Bob! 

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Railroad: 1908 Amazing Photo

This is an amazing, 1908 photo. I’ve never seen one with the train traveling through Felton on the old tracks. Photo taken from up Felton Empire Rd. I am most grateful to Andrea Woolfolk for this wonderful photo. Thanks Andrea!

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Vintage Photo: 1890’s Gushee St.

Street in foreground now called Gushee St. I believe the old maps show it as Cooper St. Courtesy of the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History (MAH).

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Vintage Photo: 1908 Old County Road Felton

1908 photo of what’s now Highway 9. Can anyone help me date this photo? Courtesy of MAH (Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz.)

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Vintage Photo: Circa 1920’s Road to Felton

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