The tourist accommodations known as 'Tent City' on Beach Street, across from the Boardwalk. The tents had wooden floors, canvas sides, lights, and water. In the background is the first Casino, built in 1904. The casino and the tent city were destroyed by fire in 1906.
Date: 1904 - 1906
Place: Santa Cruz city
Sources of Information: Notes on back of photo; Article on this Website, see link below.
Original size: 6 3/4" x 4 1/2"
This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.