Salvaging the wreck of the small coastal freighter La Feliz. On October 1, 1924, heavy seas forced the ship onto the rocks near Swanton Beach. (Later known as Natural Bridges State Beach.) The crew of 13 was rescued by people on shore. Equipment and machinery from the ship and the cargo of cases of sardines were recovered.
Place: Santa Cruz City
Source of Information: Reinstedt. p. 30; Clark. p. 361
Original size: 9 3/4" x 7 1/2"
This photograph is courtesy of the Santa Cruz City Museum of Natural History.