Lone Pine Creek (Calif.); Waterfalls--California--Lone Pine; Pines; Streams--California; Mountains--California; Whitney, Mount (Calif.); Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
View of people gathering at Lone Pine Creek by the waterfalls at the end of Mount Whitney Portal Road in Lone Pine, California. Handwritten message, address, and cancellation mark on the back of postcard.
San Joaquin River (Calif.); Mountains--California; Rivers--California; Black, J. D. (John David), 1893-1960; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
J. D. Black (1893-1960), also known as Jack, was a merchant of Big Pine and Bishop, California. He was a leader in the fight of Big Pine for reparations from the City of Los Angeles during the Owens Valley water controversy. In the 1920s, he served...