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Frank Layton Washburn (1867-1950) Collection, ca.1900-1935
P-007  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Frank Layton Washburn (1867-1950) Collection, ca.1900-1935
    Dates: 1900-1935
    Collection Number: P-007
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    Extent: 2.5 linear feet (Boxes: 5x7, ½ letter)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
    Abstract: Photographs, negatives. Washburn was an inspector for the gas and electric company in Los Angeles; some photos document the company's work. Collection includes Los Angeles Chinatown photos, ca.1902-05.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    Frank Layton Washburn (1867-1950) Collection, ca.1900-1935. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Photographs, negatives. Washburn was an inspector for the gas and electric company in Los Angeles; some photos document the company's work. Collection includes Los Angeles Chinatown photos, ca.1902-05, significant because they feature the Chinese inhabitants; other photographers at the time did not photograph this group. Also includes San Francisco Chinatown and Fisherman's Wharf, Aug. 1904 and Sept. 1910.