Weather
The Pine Tree, News for Calaveras County and Beyond Weather
Amador Angels Camp Arnold Bear Valley Copperopolis Murphys San Andreas Valley Springs Moke Hill/West Point Tuolumne
News
Business Directory
Weather & Roads
Sports
Real Estate
Search
Weekly & Grocery Ads
Entertainment
Life & Style
Government
Law Enforcement
Business
Wine News
Health & Fitness
Home & Garden
Food & Dining
Religion & Faith
Frogtown USA
Legal Notices
Calendar
Polls
Columns
Free Classifieds
Letters to the Editor
Obituaries
About Us

Coming Soon...
Wednesday, Oct 21
All Day THE PARTY TO GO!
06:00 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA)
Thursday, Oct 22
All Day The Pumpkin Patch at Trifilo Garden Center for Your Holiday & Nursery Needs (Open Thurs, Fri & Sat!)
Until 06:00 PM THE PARTY TO GO!
04:00 PM San Andreas Certified Farmers Market is Weekly from Thursdays 18 June to October 29
08:00 PM Thursdays is Karaoke Night at Gooney's Bar & Grill
Friday, Oct 23
All Day The Pumpkin Patch at Trifilo Garden Center for Your Holiday & Nursery Needs (Open Thurs, Fri & Sat!)
Saturday, Oct 24
All Day The Pumpkin Patch at Trifilo Garden Center for Your Holiday & Nursery Needs (Open Thurs, Fri & Sat!)
08:00 AM Pawliday Portraits 2020
10:00 AM Calaveras "Drop The Drugs" Day is October 24th
Sunday, Oct 25
All Day Our Sunday Edition with Local Features, Local Specials & More Every Sunday All Day Long!
Tuesday, Oct 27
10:00 AM Hospice of Amador & Calaveras Offering Weekly Grief Support
Wednesday, Oct 28
06:00 PM Overeaters Anonymous (OA)
Thursday, Oct 29
All Day The Pumpkin Patch at Trifilo Garden Center for Your Holiday & Nursery Needs (Open Thurs, Fri & Sat!)
04:00 PM San Andreas Certified Farmers Market is Weekly from Thursdays 18 June to October 29
07:00 PM “Stepping Up!” for Women’s Health Mark Twain Medical Center Online Workshop Oct. 29
08:00 PM Thursdays is Karaoke Night at Gooney's Bar & Grill
Friday, Oct 30
All Day The Pumpkin Patch at Trifilo Garden Center for Your Holiday & Nursery Needs (Open Thurs, Fri & Sat!)
Saturday, Oct 31
All Day The Pumpkin Patch at Trifilo Garden Center for Your Holiday & Nursery Needs (Open Thurs, Fri & Sat!)
Sunday, Nov 1
All Day Angels-Murphys Rotary Shoe Drive for Soles4Souls 2020 is November 1st - 15th
All Day Our Sunday Edition with Local Features, Local Specials & More Every Sunday All Day Long!
Monday, Nov 2
All Day Angels-Murphys Rotary Shoe Drive for Soles4Souls 2020 is November 1st - 15th
Tuesday, Nov 3
All Day Angels-Murphys Rotary Shoe Drive for Soles4Souls 2020 is November 1st - 15th

Search Announcements




Log In
Username

Password

Remember Me



Posted by: thepinetree on 06/09/2010 12:04 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 06/09/2010 12:04 PM
Expires: 01/01/2015 12:00 AM
:

A Window to the Past: New Exhibit in Yosemite National Park to Feature Early Visitor Photographs and Souvenirs

Yosemite National Park, CA....A new exhibit entitled “View & Visitors: The Yosemite Experience in the 19th Century,” will open to the public on June 16, 2010. The exhibit, in the Yosemite Valley Museum features paintings, prints, artifacts and ephemera from Yosemite’s early years. An exhibit opening reception will be held on June 15 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. located in the Yosemite Valley Museum. There is no cost to attend and food and drink will be served at the reception....

A highlight of this unique exhibit is a historic hotel register, called “Grand Register of Yo-Semite Valley,” that was used at the Cosmopolitan Bathhouse and Saloon, located in Yosemite Valley from 1873 to 1884. The register is available for the public to view through an interactive kiosk featuring entries from visitors to Yosemite Valley as early as 1873. The Cosmopolitan Register itself contains over 800 pages of entries and weighs over 100 pounds. It was donated to Yosemite National Park by the Yosemite Fund in 2007. The book contains more than 18,000 signatures. Among them are four U.S. presidents: Ulysses S. Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Rutherford B. Hayes, and James Garfield.

The exhibit also includes antique photographs and paintings of visitors, historic hotels, and the Yosemite landscape. Historic photographs will be exhibited through a digital slideshow, as well as displayed in protective cases. Early souvenirs, guidebooks, and other artifacts will also be featured.

The exhibit was made possible through a grant from The Yosemite Conservancy, as well as funding from the National Park Service.

The Yosemite Museum is located in Yosemite Valley next to the Visitor Center. The exhibit will be open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. through October 31, 2010.




What's Related
These might interest you as well
Local News

Photo Albums

Calendar

phpws Business Directory


Mark Twain Medical Center
Meadowmont Pharmacy
Bank of Stockton
Bear Valley Real Estate
Bear Valley Cross Country
Cedar Creek Realty
Cave, Mine & Zip Lines
Fox Security
Bistro Espresso
Pinnacle Physical Therapy
Chatom Winery
Middleton's Furniture
Bear Valley Mountain Resort
Paul D. Bertini
Premier Properties
High Country Spa & Stove
Calaveras Mentoriing

Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway
Sierra Logging Museum
Jenny's Kitchen

Copyright © The Pine Tree 2005-2020