Children playing in the play yard behind Bay View Elementary School. The school was constructed in 1869 at the corner of Lime Kiln Road (present-day Bay Avenue?) and Coast Road (present-day Mission Street?). The building was expected to cost $3,500.
Place: Santa Cruz City
Sources of Information: Notes on back of photo; Staff; Sentinel p.2 c.3
Related Article: Institutions in Santa Cruz County -- 1850-1950
Original Size: 9 1/2" x 14"
This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.