Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Joaquin Miller

American frontiersman, novelist, and poet Cincinnatus Hinner Miller (aka Joaquin Miller) (September 8, 1837 – February 17, 1913).

Scout and Abby in front of Miller's old home place on Joaquin Miller Drive, Oakland, California. Photo taken May 2014.

Joaquin Miller in front of his old home place. Photo circa 1911.

Joaquin Miller with dog circa 1911. By the way, nobody in the history of the City of Oakland ever needed to wear a thick, looks-like-wool coat! You'll never need a thick coat like this one in Oakland; never ever!