Alexander Allison Photograph Collection
New Orleans Public Library

Vacation, 1955

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Thumbnail Series Subseries Image # (click to view) Allison's Description Date Additional Description Original Location
1955 Vacation
Photograph 1 Mississippi River from Huey Long Bridge 1955/July 19
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 2 Bayou Lafourche, near Raceland 1955/July 19
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 3 Houston--a park 1955/July 20
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 4 San Antonio--downtown 1955/July 20
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 5 San Antonio River 1955/July 20
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 6 The Alamo 1955/July 20
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 7 On the way to El Paso--from bus window 1955/July 21
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 8 Further along--from bus window 1955/July 21
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 9 Leaving El Paso--right side of Pass 1955/July 22
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 10 Leaving El Paso--left side of Pass 1955/July 22
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 11 Leaving El Paso--rain clouds 1955/July 22
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 12 Leaving El Paso--rain clouds 1955/July 22
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 13 On the way to Phoenix 1955/July 22
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 14 Los Angeles--statue of Padre 1955/July 25
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 15 Los Angeles--Olvera Street 1955/July 25
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 16 Los Angeles--Olvera Street 1955/July 25
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 17 Los Angeles--Hollywood Freeway from Hill Street 1955/July 25
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 18 Los Angeles--Sunset Boulevard and Crescent Heights 1955/July 25
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 19 To San Diego--Pacific Ocean 1955/July 26
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 20 To San Diego--Pacific Ocean 1955/July 26
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 21 To San Diego--Highway along the shore 1955/July 26
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 22 To San Diego--Highway along the shore 1955/July 26
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 23 Tia Juana [Tijuana]--just across the border 1955/July 26
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 24 Hollywood--branch library (Lucie's) 1955/July 27
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 25 Los Angeles--Main Library 1955/July 27
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 26 UCLA--in the library 1955/July 27
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 27 UCLA--campus view 1955/July 27
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1955 Vacation

UCLA--campus view 1955/July 27 MISSING PHOTOGRAPH III03
1955 Vacation
Photograph 29 Lights of Los Angeles, from Planetarium 1955/July 28
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 30 Our apartment house in Hollywood 1955/July 29
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 31 Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles 1955/July 29
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 32 At the foot of the Hill in downtown Los Angeles 1955/July 29
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 33 Waiting for the green light in downtown Los Angeles 1955/July 29
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1955 Vacation
Photograph33a Waiting for the green light in downtown Los Angeles 1955/July 29
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 34 At the top of the Hill in downtown Los Angeles 1955/July 29
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 35 A Los Angeles hillside (another hill) 1955/July 29
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 36 Lower levels of road up Planetarium Hill 1955/July 29
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 37 On the way from Fresno, nearing Yosemite 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 38 Entering the grove of Sequoias 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 39 Among the younger trees 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 40 The "Grizzly Giant" 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 41 The "Grizzly Giant" 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 42 The tree cut for a driveway 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 43 The tree cut for a driveway 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 44 The tree cut for a driveway 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 45 Prospect Point--elevation 6800' 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 46 The valley below--elevation 4000' 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 47 On the way back to the Lodge 1955/August 2
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 48 Elsewhere in Yosemite 1955/August 3
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 49 Elsewhere in Yosemite 1955/August 3
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 49a Elsewhere in Yosemite 1955/August 3
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 50 Yosemite Falls (in the dry season) 1955/August 3
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 51 Yosemite Falls (in the dry season) 1955/August 3
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 52 The grounds around our cottage 1955/August 3
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 54 View near the Lodge 1955/August 3
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 54 San Francisco--Dolores Mission 1955/August 5
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 55 San Francisco--view from Twin Peaks 1955/August 5
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 56 San Francisco--another view from Twin Peaks 1955/August 5
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 57 San Francisco--the Seal Rocks 1955/August 5
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 58 San Francisco--Golden Gate Bridge 1955/August 5
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 59 San Francisco--shore near Golden Gate Bridge 1955/August 5
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 60 Oakland--Children's Fairy-land 1955/August 6
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 61 San Francisco from Bay Bridge 1955/August 8
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 62 Sacramento 1955/August 8
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 63 Donner Lake (going through Donner Pass) 1955/August 8
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 64 Donner Lake from a lower level 1955/August 8
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 65 Desert view--after leaving Reno 1955/August 9
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 66 Nearing the Rocky Mountains 1955/August 8
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 67 Nearer to the Rocky Mountains 1955/August 8
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 68 On the road to the top of Pike's Peak 1955/August 11
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 69 From the top of Pike's Peak--N.E. 1955/August 11
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 70 From the top of Pike's Peak--E. 1955/August 11
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 71 From the top of Pike's Peak--S.E. 1955/August 11
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 72 Rainbow Valley--on way to Royal Gorge 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph Rainbow Valley--on way to Royal Gorge 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 74 Train into gold mine 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 75 A Rocky Mountain canary (Cripple Creek) 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 76 Crescent Gold Mine--on way to Royal Gorge 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 77 Phantom Canyon--on way to Royal Gorge 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 78 Phantom Canyon--on way to Royal Gorge 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 79 Phantom Canyon--on way to Royal Gorge 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 80 On the way to Royal Gorge of the Arkansas 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 81 On the way to Royal Gorge of the Arkansas 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 82 On the way to Royal Gorge of the Arkansas 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 83 On the suspension bridge over the Gorge 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 84 Looking down from the bridge 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 85 Another view 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 87 And another 1955/August 12
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1955 Vacation
Photograph From Sky-Line Drive 1955/August 12
VIII08
1955 Vacation
Photograph 88 A Kansas farm house 1955/August 15
VIII09
1955 Vacation
Photograph 89 An Oklahoma farm house 1955/August 15
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 90 Tulsa, from the bus station 1955/August 15
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 91 Lake on our way to Fayetteville 1955/August 15
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 92 Ozark country 1955/August 15
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 93 Belfrey of St. Elizabeth's Church, Eureka Springs 1955/August 16
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 94 One corner of hotel, Eureka Springs 1955/August 16
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 95 The pine woods, Eureka Springs 1955/August 16
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 96 Spring Street, Eureka Springs 1955/August 16
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 97 Ozark country, Eureka Springs to Fayetteville 1955/August 16
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 98 Ozark country, Eureka Springs to Fayetteville 1955/August 16
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 99 Shreveport, Louisiana 1955/August 18
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 100 Crossing Red River Bridge 1955/August 18
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 101 Ruston, Louisiana--the Rectory 1955/August 18
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 102 Ruston, Louisiana--the Rectory 1955/August 18
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 103 Ruston, Louisiana--the Rectory 1955/August 18
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 104 Bus drivers at Monroe, Louisiana 1955/August 19
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 105 Crossing Mississippi River at Natchez, Mississippi 1955/August 19
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 106 Crossing Mississippi River at Natchez, Mississippi 1955/August 19
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 107 A house in Southern Louisiana 1955/August 19
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1955 Vacation
Photograph 108 "The Vine" shrouding the trees 1955/August 19
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