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    • Pastures of Heaven log cabin

    • Landscapes; Valleys; Dwellings; Houses; Log cabins
    • Pastures of Heaven/Las Pasturas del Cielo, log cabin. This photo accompanies text from Pastures of Heaven: 'They watched truckloads of logs and lumber going up Christmas Canyon and they laughed a little scornfully at the expense of hauling in logs...
    • Monterey County Jail

    • Buildings; Jails; Detention facilities
    • Monterey County Jail, the building on the left. This jail was used in East of Eden (Cal Trask), Tortilla Flat (the Boys), and Cannery Row (Gay). Original is slide.
    • Murphy house

    • Buildings; Dwellings; Houses
    • Murphy house. 402 Cayuga Street, Salinas, CA. The Murphys were family friends of the Steinbecks. Dr Murphy saved Steinbeck's life in 1917 by draining his pneumonic lung. Dr Murphy made an appearance in East of Eden as the doctor who tends to Adam...
    • Fisherman shacks

    • Buildings; Dwellings; Houses
    • Fisherman shacks before they were refurbished. These are now located along the 'chicken walk' on Irving Avenue between the Monterey Bay Coastal Bike Path and Cannery Row. Original is slide.
    • Hopkins Marine Station

    • Marine biology; Buildings; Research facilities
    • Hopkins Marine Station, Monterey, California. John Steinbeck took classes here with one of his sisters in summer 1923. The frog hunt scene in Cannery Row may be based on his experiences gathering specimens at the H.M.S. Original is slide.
    • Abandoned house

    • Buildings; Dwellings; Houses; Abandoned buildings; Ruins
    • The long-abandoned house that Steinbeck used as a setting for 'The Murder.' 'Below the castle, on the nearly level floor of the canyon stands an old ranch house...The house is deserted.' Original is slide.
    • Steinbeck House

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    • Steinbeck House. 132 Central Avenue, Salinas, California. Built in 1897 in Queen Anne-style, purchased by the Steinbecks in 1900. John Steinbeck was born in the bedroom to the left of the entrance. Original is slide.

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