Palo Alto since 1954

“My grandmother was Cherokee.  She lived in Oklahoma but during the war she moved to Richmond to work in the shipyards.  That’s how I ended up in California.”

“So your grandmother was a Rosie the Riveter?”

“Yes one of thousands of Native Americans who were.”

“How long have you lived in Palo Alto?”

“Since 1954, I’d have to say it was more fun then.  In the 50’s Palo Alto was all Professors and blue collar workers

  • Aperture: ƒ/3.2
  • Camera: LEICA X2
  • Taken: August 9, 2015
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 24mm
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/50s
    Palo Alto since 1954