Jewell Park tennis court with doubles game in progress, empty roque court. Photo shot from roof of El Carmelo Hotel, looking northwest. Peek of Museum grounds.
From left: Kimura Kangelo (worked at Trimmer Hill) and Joe Nakasaka in Homburg hats. They stand in front garden of El Carmelo Hotel, near a Norfolk Island Pine.
Mrs. Snell's rose-covered cottage (from Tuttle negative sleeve notation). Address on house is 116. Mrs. E.C. Snell's residence is listed as150 Forest Ave. in the 1905 Perry Directory as 160. Derby-hatted man (real estate & insurance agent William T. Jenison) sits out front of house. His address is listed in 1905 Perry Directory as 160 15 th , and his business as 210 Grand Ave.
Same house as in image #352.
Looks like same room as in #346, some of same people.
Two-story house with rose tree out front. Probably was located across from Jewell Park, on Forest Avenue.
Condition note: Bottom left corner missing.
Also see # 350. Looks like same house in #298, #299, and #577.
Two-story board and batten house (original note by Tuttle indicates that Mrs. Thomas lived here) with large rose bushes covering porch. Peek of house in #444 to right. Sign in window next door.
Same house as in #308.
Two-story board and batten house (original note by Tuttle indicates that Mrs. Thomas lived here) with large rose bushes covering porch.
Same house as in #307.
House with pitched roof, bay window. Address on house is 839. Woman stands on steps; man stands in
front of fence.
Condition note: Break in emulsion at roof area.
Same house as in image #349.
Mrs. Emery's shingle cottage. One-story shingle-covered house with entrance on side. House to right has hearts in woodwork. 1905 Perry Directory lists an Emery family at 445 Central Avenue.
Tuttle's negative sleeve note calls this, "Mrs. Ivett's sidewalk" with part of house and palm tree.
Very large rose tree covers small wooden building. Tuttle identified this as, "Miss Tennant's shed, rose bush." Miss Margaret Tennant lived at 312 Central Avenue, and owned a number of houses along 7th Street, below Central. She was responsible for the construction of the Tennant Memorial Home for Methodist & Episcopalian Ministers, and was instrumental in the construction of St. Mary's by-the-Sea church.
John Tennant Memorial Home (also known as Holiday House), was built by Margaret Tennant in memory of her brother. It was a retirement home for Episcopalian & Methodist preachers, located at Forest & Sinex, at the current site of Canterbury Woods. It was razed c1960.
Condition note: Emulsion bubble at left of building.
From left: Mrs. Emily Tuttle, Gladys Tuttle, and Winnifred Tuttle (with bucket and pail) play with snow on roof of C.K. Tuttle's Lighthouse Avenue pharmacy / apartment.
Woman, boy in sailor top, baby, older girl on steps of home.
Male worker in boatswain's chair working on telephone lines above Lighthouse Ave. Pacific Improvement Company office below. PI building was later moved to Fountain Ave. at High Street (now Ricketts Row).
Condition note: Flat, dark image.
Trimmer Hill dining room interior, with people seated at set table. From left: Dr. O.S. Trimmer, his niece Emily Tuttle, Japanese servant Kimmi (Kimura Kangelo), and Mrs. Rhoda Trimmer. Elephant skin wainscoting visible, bearded iris wallpaper.
Near shoreline, Lovers Point in background. Baby in wicker carriage, man in homburg hat crouches on one leg and looks at baby.
Condition note: Bromide stain on negative.
Same baby and carriage as in image #328.
Sporty young man in garden poses with foot and rifle on chair. Has cigar in mouth. Large rose bush in background. Brick wall visible over fence. Note on original negative sleeve identifies man as Bill Hill. The 1905 Perry Directory lists a W.H. Hill as proprietor of Grove Steam Laundry at 12th & Lighthouse, and McLane's A Piney Paradise mentions a William H. Hill who was manager of the Electric Lighth and Power Company.
Baby in wicker carriage, young man, at side of house. Baby holds geranium flower, boy wears "Smokey Bear"-type hat. Toy attached via string to baby buggy.
Same carriage & baby as in image #325.
Twelve school children gardening at plot next to public school on Pine Avenue (current location of Robert Down School). All girls (one boy?). Small building with tower and flagpole also visible. Tuttle negative sleeve notes this was taken by Mr. Wescott.
Far shot of Point Pinos Lighthouse from the back gate. Flagpole at center, and several large outbuildings to right. At far right, loaded cart visible. Tuttle's daughter stands in unpaved road.
Far shot of Point Pinos Lighthouse from the back gate. Flagpole at center, and several large outbuildings to right. At far right, loaded cart visible.
Copy photo of Carmel Mission. Pat Hathaway identifies the original photo is by Carleton E. Watkins, c1880.
Stone statue of Father Serra and boat. Erected by Jane Stanford in 1891. Commemorates the June 3, 1770 landing of Father Serra. Located on Presidio in Monterey.
Condition note: Scan much better than print. Bottom left corner missing from negative, taped, out of focus.
House interior with 17 women, look like school teachers--many hold books. Floodlight hooked to overhead fixture. View of Carmel Mission over door.
See also image #303.
From left: Gladys, Winnifred, Floyd Tuttle, and Mrs. Emily Tuttle playing in snow outside of Lighthouse Avenue pharmacy / apartment roof. They are brandishing snowballs at each other.
House with pitched roof, bay window, address is 839. Woman leans on rail at top of steps; man stands in front of fence. Tuttle negative sleeve notes: "Tevis Job 1901."
Same house as in image #309
Two-story house with rose tree out front. Open umbrella on second-story porch. Sign to left of rose bush reads, "Safe Anchorage." Looks like same house in #298, #299, and #577 across from Jewell Park, on Forest Avenue.
Also see image #306.
Three houses, across from empty lot. Early index lists them as, "Houses along Forest Avenue."
Condition note: Scan or print is flipped horizontally.
Mrs. Snell's rose-covered cottage (from Tuttle negative sleeve notation). Address on house is 116. Mrs. E.C. Snell's residence is listed as150 Forest Ave. in the 1905 Perry Directory as 160. Derby-hatted man (real estate & insurance agent William T. Jenison) sits out front of house. His address is listed in 1905 Perry Directory as 160 15th , and his business as 210 Grand Ave.
Same house as in # 302.
Two-story house with corner tower. On Oceanview Blvd. at Greenwood Park (12th Street). Back of Christian Church on Central Avenue is visible. Little boy with ball stands on tree stump out front.
Pre-teen boy and toddler girl in bonnet sit on front steps of house.
Same baby and stairs in #045, #254, and #354.
Tuttle's daughter, Gladys, in white cotton dress and holding rolled diploma bends over flower bouquets filling corner of room (probably apartment above pharmacy on Lighthouse Avenue). High school graduation?
Same locale & subject in #255, #355, and #356
Tuttle's daughter, Gladys, in white cotton dress stands with hands behind back at right of flower bouquets filling corner of room with floral pattern carpet. (Probably apartment above pharmacy on Lighthouse Avenue.) High school graduation?
Same locale & subject in #255, #355, and #356.
Woman holds baby on lap in garden below house window. Large jasmine plant in background.
Condition note: Dark area at bottom of image.
Same setting & baby as in image #280.
Still life: dresser with roses in Bristol glass vase reflects in mirror. Art above has name "Dekko," petticoat draped over mirror. Probably in Tuttle apartment above Lighthouse Avenue pharmacy.
Woman in Gibson Girl-type outfit and straw hat lies in hammock with wooden A framework. Cutout window surrounds on board & batten house.
Mr. Asbantes, two girls sit on park bench (Golden Gate Park in SF?, Del Monte Hotel?).
Stores along south side of Lighthouse Avenue, at corner of Grand, looking up toward Kent Stables. Tobacco, Hardware, Grocer.
Better view in image #471.
Condition note: Lifted emulsion, plate cracked, top corners missing.
Girl in velvet coat holding roses, baby in wicker carriage. Stand on circular driveway at El Carmelo Hotel. Same christening gown as in image #137 (presumably, same baby--Winnifred Tuttle).
Condition note: Holes in negative's emulsion.
Looking west down Lighthouse Ave. Commercial buildings visible include: at left (south side of street) from left: Tuttle Pharmacy, grocery store, Grand Ave., Cope plumbing, E. Cooke Smith real estate, J.B. Norton grocery store, hotel. Horse-drawn streetcar in center of street. North side of street (at right in photo): corner of PI building, Odd Fellows building w/ A.A. Steiner grocery store, dry good, freestanding "meals, exchange sign. Horse drinks from fountain.
Condition note: Overhead wires masked on negative.
Very similar to image #385. Images #025, #382, #385, and #469 form panorama.
Homes at 142 and 140 Forest Ave. Early Methodist minister, Dr. T.H. Sinex (holds walking stick) and family stand in front of 142. House, with lacy fretwork, was built in 1884. Next door is exterior-framed cottage-the Thornton house, built in 1887. Both are still extant.
Lighthouse Avenue, looking west, lots of men standing on south side of street, one man (Pacific Improvement Co.'s Retreat Superintendent, B.A. Eardley) in center of street.
Condition note: Negative cracked. Also, taped, flat, and out of focus.
Lighthouse Avenue, unpaved, shows streetcar tracks. Commercial buildings visible include: from left (south side of street): Tuttle Pharmacy, grocery store, Grand Ave., Cope plumbing, E. Cooke Smith real estate, J.B. Norton grocery store, hotel. North side of street (at right in photo): corner of PI building, Odd Fellows building with A.A. Steiner grocery store, dry good, freestanding cresent-shaped sign. Horse pulling Cope plumbing wagon drinks from fountain in front of PI building.
Pat Hathaway indicates that images #469, #385, and #025 form panorama.
Taken from roof of Hall & Wolfe Avenue Store (across Grand and Lighthouse streets). Front of El Carmelo Hotel looking northeast. Gas streetlight visible. Man holds child's hand. Pampas grass in hotel garden. Glimpse of half of "Old Parlor" at far right.
Similar views in images #101, #390, and #387.
Front of El Carmelo Hotel from across Lighthouse Ave., looking northeast. San Francisco Chronicle ad on pine tree.
Similar views in images #101, #390, and #387.
Shingle-covered house with boy on bicycle and another boy & girl.
Same children and house in #081, #079, and # 411.
Gladys Tuttle in plaid wool suit and peaked cap stands with girl's bicycle in circular driveway of El Carmelo Hotel.
Condition note: Top right corner and right edge missing from negative.
Three Tuttle children with toys stand at side of El Carmelo Hotel. From left: Winnifred with pull poodle, Gladys with doll in wicker buggy, Floyd dressed as soldier with gun, on tricycle.
THE CK TUTTLE COLLECTION
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