Tag Archive for: Don Peterson

Overburdened, by Don Peterson

October 25, 2010, hand held, an ancient abandoned sleigh stands in silent witness to better times in Bodie. Bodie was founded in the mid-1860s when gold was discovered in the nearby mountains. It was considered to be California's second or third…
Bodie, by Don Peterson

Bodie, by Don Peterson

Bodie was founded in the mid-1860s when gold was discovered in the nearby mountains. It was considered to be California's second or third largest city at one time boasting a population of about 10,000 people. It eventually became a rip-snortin'…

Abandoned, by Don Peterson

October 25, 2010, hand held at sunset while walking the streets of Bodie in the late afternoon, this well-used wagon rests in the setting sun. Bodie was founded in the mid-1860s when gold was discovered in the nearby mountains. It was considered…