Side view of a Kimball brick bat showing sand molded, pale red color
with slight yellow flashing and thin, irregular lip on top face edge.
Bottom face of a Kimball brick bat showing smooth sanded surface with
minor pitting and slightly rounded edges.
Top face of a Kimball brick bat showing an irregular, pitted surface with
longitudinal strike marks.
Interior end view of a Kimball brick bat showing red, white, and gray,
irregular to rounded clasts of chert and metamorphic rocks and voids.
Round chert pebbles, up to 3/4 inch across, are characteristic
of the Kimball bricks, as noted on one of the faces of this brick bat.
Baumgartner, Godfrey, Jr., History of Mountain View and Sugar Beets, unpublished article,
Brick, November 1901, p. 227.
Kinchen, Barbara, Index card file, Mountain View Library.
Mountain View Leader, 1904.
Mountain View Register, 1903-1906.
Palo Alto Times, 1909.
San Francisco Call, Victim of Apoplexy, 24 August 1904.
San Jose Mercury News, 1901-1902.
Santa Clara County Map Book G, Miramonte Subdivision, 1893, p. 14.
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