Guide to the California Historic Photographs Collection, circa 1880-circa 1929

Special Collections & Archives

Oviatt Library

California State University, Northridge
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 91330
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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: California Historic Photographs Collection
Dates: circa 1880-circa 1929
Identification: SC/CHPC
Creator: Delmar T. Oviatt Library
Physical Description: 1.50 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections
Abstract: The California Historic Photographs Collection consists of a number of photographs taken in California during the 19th and early 20th centuries, including photographs of buildings and landscapes in various locations throughout the state as well as photographs related to public health clinics in Los Angeles.

Historical Note:

The Oviatt Library created this collection of materials for study and research.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Photographic material

Administrative Information

Processing Information:

Jessica Geiser, 2013

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], [date], California Historic Photograph Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a number of photographs taken in California during the 19th and early 20th centuries, including photographs of buildings and landscapes in various locations throughout the state as well as photographs related to public health clinics in Los Angeles.

Collection Contents

Box 1, Item 1

[Girl receiving an exam from a doctor], ca. 1920-ca. 1929

Box 1, Item 2

[Doctors, nurses and patients posing in front of L.A. City Health Department Child Welfare Health Center], ca. 1920-ca. 1929

Box 1, Item 3

[Doctors, nurses and patients posing in front of L.A. City Health Department Health Center], ca. 1920-ca. 1929

Box 1, Item 4

Bethlehem Baths, First Free Public Bath House in Los Angeles, 1900

Box 1, Item 5

Mission San Luis Rey

Box 1, Item 6

The Devils Cañon Looking Down Geysers. Sonoma County, California

Box 1, Item 7

Geysers Resort

Box 1, Item 8

Calistoga Springs

Box 1, Item 9

Two Photographs, Lake Tahoe

Box 1, Item 10

Del Monte Hotel, Monterey

Box 1, Item 11

Fort Ross, California, ca. 1880

Box 1, Item 12

Hillside Hall at Atascadero

Box 1, Item 13

Assembly Hall at Atascadero

Box 1, Item 14

Recreation Building and Athletic Field at Atascadero

Box 1, Item 15

Avalon, Santa Catalina Island, California

Box 1, Item 16

Twin Palms Los Angeles, California

Box 1, Item 17

Drawing of Los Angeles, 1853