Digitized Aerial Photos Index by Decade

The full collection of digitized aerial photos is available for searching and browsing on the Library's Digital Collections site.

Decade Place Scale ⬇ CLICK BELOW TO VIEW INDEX MAP (Use to identify individual flight photos.)
1950-1959 1950 Santa Clara County Flight CIV
ALL of Santa Clara county
Alameda County
Almaden
Gilroy
Henry Coe State Park
Lick Observatory and Mt. Hamilton
Los Gatos
Merced County
Morgan Hill
Palo Alto
San Jose City
San Jose Airport
Santa Clara Valley
Stanislaus County
1:20,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1950
1950-1959 1953 Santa Cruz County Flight CCL
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Capitola
Coastline only, Santa Cruz County
Greyhound Rock
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Natural Bridges
Pajaro River Valley
San Lorenzo River Mouth
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Soquel Point
Wilder Ranch
1:10,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1953_Santa_Cruz_County_Flight_CCL_Index_1 (1)
1950-1959 1954-A Santa Cruz County Flight C-20607
Pajaro River Valley
Watsonville
1:7,200 Aerial photo index map flight: 1954a_c20607_index
1950-1959 1956-A Soquel Creek and Vicinity Flight SR
Capitola
Santa Cruz City
1:10,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1956a0
1950-1959 1956-B Santa Cruz County Flight CJA
ALL of Santa Cruz county
Ano Nuevo
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Ben Lomond
Big Basin State Park
Boulder Creek
Capitola
Corralitos
Elkhorn Slough
Felton
Greyhound Rock
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Natural Bridges
Nisene Marks State Park
Pajaro River Valley
Pogonip
San Lorenzo River Mouth
San Lorenzo River Valley
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Scotts Valley
Soquel Point
University of California, Santa Cruz Campus
Waddell Creek Basin
Watsonville
Watsonville Airport
Wilder Ranch
1:10,000 Aerial photo index map flight: Aerial_Photo_Index_1956-B_Sheet_1
1950-1959 1956-C Monterey County Flight ABG
ALL of Monterey county
Big Sur
Carmel
Carmel Valley
Elkhorn Slough
Fort Hunter Liggett
Fort Ord
Gonzales
Greenfield
Hollister Hills and Fremont Peak State Park and San Justo
Jolon
King City
Los Padres National Forest
Marina
Monterey Airport
Monterey City and Peninsula
Pajaro River Valley
Pinnacles National Monument
Salinas
San Ardo
Soledad
1:20,000 Aerial photo index map flight: Map_1