A.Y. Pearl was the General Manager of the Death Valley Prospecting and Mining Company. During his time in Death Valley he published several sets of intimate photographs of the Valley. Pearl published the book, “Death Valley, California, one of the hotest [sic] places on earth.” He was also involved with “Death Valley” Scotty, playing a role in the ambush at Wingate Pass.
The original captions are lost, I present the images only.