According to "Parade of the Past" by Margaret Koch, this is the wharf at New Year's Landing (Ano Nuevo Point). According to "Soquel Landing to Capitola-by-the-Sea" by Sandy Lydon and Carolyn Swift, this is Soquel Landing and wharf in 1875, with Wharf Road in the foreground. In the background is a wharf and a sailing ship.
Date: ca. 1870s
Place: ? Ano Nuevo, in Santa Cruz County until 1868 when it became part of San Mateo County; or Soquel
Sources of Information: Lydon p. 24; Koch p.63
Original Size: 6"x4"(?)
This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.