No one home - In 1880 it was California's second largest city with 2000 buildings and the population had grown to about 6000.

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Comments (52)

I Like-32 this very nice photo!!

Greetings and best wishes from Greece-Piraeus.


dana ciszewska on January 23, 2011

Very interesting and exceptionally beautiful photo.LIKE+Y*.Greetings.Dana

Eduard Minasyan on January 29, 2011

Good shot LIKE

Greetings from Armenia, Eduard

Lalyk on February 28, 2011

Very interesting place!



Paulo Yuji Takarada on February 28, 2011

É uma visão espetacular do local que um dia teve prosperidade, parabéns pelo registro. F + L36 Saudações, de Dourados - Mato Grosso do Sul - Brasil

Adinord on March 25, 2011

Schönes Foto!

Like 38

Mit freundlichen Gruß,


Andrey Bogdanov on March 29, 2011

Very interesting historical advice! cheers from Russia, Andrey

trester88 (Wilhelm) on March 30, 2011

Impressive photo!


Thanks for visiting my gallery.

Best wishes from Germany, Wilhelm

Gth1947 on May 17, 2011

town of Gold???

please try to give the text in the first own komment- so its easyer for us little speaking english to translate by google too...

Thanks Pergynth*

cindy555 on July 25, 2011

Great to see Hal...I went to a town something like this just outside the Ponderosa can't think of the name as the moment...LIKED


ginespeso on February 8, 2012

Good frame, Ginés

Olga8 on February 13, 2012


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 7, 2010
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Hal Janzen
    • Taken on 2010/09/21 15:42:40
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 70.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash