The year was 1902 in Stockton, California. While trains carried people and goods from San Francisco Bay to Delta communities, boats were a primary means of transportation on the Delta.
The channel in downtown Stockton was an attractive place for two young brothers to hang out and dream of a future.
— Produced by Cyndy Green – Visual Storyteller —
Stephens Bros.: Boat Builders, exhibition on view through September 29, 2019, in the New Gallery, Haggin Museum, 1201 N. Pershing Ave
Stockton, CA 95203.
Cyndy Green has been intrigued by news since she got a toy printing press as a six year old. She switched to visual story telling at the age of 12 with her first still camera and moved to broadcasting after an internship in 1974. After 28 years in broadcast news and another 8 teaching broadcasting, she still can’t live without a camera in hand and an editing computer nearby, so in retirement she continues creating visual stories.