Captain Blauding's Photograph Album

UCSC OAC Unit
The University Library
Special Collections and Archives
University Library
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California, 95064
Email: specoll@library.ucsc.edu
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© 2006
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Captain Blauding's Photograph Album

Collection number: MS 298

The University Library

Special Collections and Archives

University of California, Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, California
Processed by:
UCSC OAC Unit
Date Completed:
March 2006
Encoded by:
UCSC OAC Unit
© 2006 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Captain Blauding's Photograph album
Dates: 1887-1888
Collection number: MS 298
Creator: Mitchell, Mrs. John L.
Collection Size: 1 flat

56 photographs
Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
Santa Cruz, California 95064
Abstract: This album of 56 mounted photographs was given to Captain Blauding by Mrs. John L. Mitchell as a souvenir of a trip to the Pacific Coast in 1887.
Physical location: Stored offsite at NRLF: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred Citation

Captain Blauding's Photograph album. MS 298. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

Acquisition Information

Donor unknown

Scope and Content of Collection

This photograph album was given to Captain Blauding by Mrs. John L. Mitchell as a souvenir of a trip to the Pacific Coast in 1887.
The 56 photographs are all albumen prints, each 4.5 x 3.5 inches, mounted on thick cardboard pages two prints per page and bound into a leather album approx. 10 x 12 x 2 inches.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Photograph album
Civil War veterans


Container List

Photo 1

General Patrick 1887

Photo 2-5

Review of Veterans at Soldiers Home, Dayton, Ohio 1887

Photo 6

Looking down into a coñon [canyon] in the Rockies from the platform of the car [train] 1887

Photo 7

Eagle Gate, Salt Lake City [Utah] 1887

Photo 8

Kelton, a deserted mining town 1887

Photo 9

Squaws who refuse "to be taken" 1887

Photo 10

Indians on platform of car [train] 1887

Photo 11

Indians watching the train 1887

Photo 12-13

Seal Rocks near San Francisco 1887

Photo 14

Schooner entering San Francisco Bay 1887

Photo 15

Ship at anchor in San Francisco Bay 1887

Photo 16

Albatross and Goat islands 1887

Photo 17

Albatross island 1887

Photo 18

General Franklin, General Black, General Stoneman 1887

Photo 19

General Hyde, General Black, General Martin 1887

Photo 20

Live Oaks at Monterey 1887

Photo 21

Drive to Governmental Lands, Monterey 1887

Photo 22

View at Monterey 1887

Photo 23

The Mojava [Mojave] Desert 1887

Photo 24

Mission at Santa Barbara 1887

Photo 25

Court of Mission at Santa Barbara, Kindness of General McMahon 1887

Photo 26

Ladies in Cloister at the Mission 1887

Photo 27

Dolci [Dolce] for niente [Sweet doing nothing] 1887

Photo 28

Trees near Pasadena 1887

Photo 29

Pepper tree, Pasadena 1887

Photo 30

Dinner at Raymond Hotel, Pasadena 1887

Photo 31

Florence Hotel, San Diego 1887

Photo 32

Coronado Beach Hotel [San Diego] 1887

Photo 33

Coronado beach, Point Loma [San Diego] 1887

Photo 34

Ostriches, Coronado Island 1887

Photo 35

Century plant in bloom 1887

Photo 36

Camp of workmen at Sweetwater 1887

Photo 37

Sweetwater Dam [under construction] 1887-88

Photo 38

Sweetwater Reservoir 1887-88

Photo 39

The San Bernardino Range 1887

Photo 40

View a site at Hesperia 1887

Photo 41

Hesperia [two men, two tents under Joshua Tree] 1887

Photo 42

Hesperia [two men in a wagon in front of Joshua Tree] 1887

Photo 43

Railroad accident in Arizona [train engine close-up] 1887

Photo 44

Railroad accident in Arizona [distance view] 1887

Photo 45

Boundary of Arizona and New Mexico 1887

Photo 46

Curious rock formations 1887

Photo 47

Town in New Mexico 1887

Photo 48

Squaws selling pottery 1887

Photo 49

Scene at a Railway Station [men talking, train platform, buildings] 1887

Photo 50

Scene at a Railway Station [4 men talking next to train car] 1887

Photo 51

Mount Bernal 1887

Photo 52

The Board of Managers 1887

Photo 53

Adobe House 1887

Photo 54

Pueblo near Las Vegas [2 Indian children] 1887

Photo 55

Family of burros [1 man, 3 burros] 1887

Photo 56

Packed for Home [burro with firewood] 1887