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Guide to the Georgina D. Bremer Photographs and California Vacation Album
MS-R109  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Researchers
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Georgina D. Bremer photographs and California vacation album
    Date: circa 1880s - circa 1980,
    Date (bulk): bulk 1922
    Collection Number: MS-R109
    Creator: Bremer, Georgina D.
    Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
    Languages: The collection is in English.
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Abstract: This collection comprises photographs and a California vacation album that belonged to Georgina D. Bremer, a Maywood, Illinois schoolteacher. Photographs are of Bremer, her family and friends, and her home in Maywood. The vacation album documents a trip to Southern California in August 1922 with stops at popular tourist locations, including San Juan Capistrano, Tijuana, San Diego, Riverside, Catalina Island, Glendale, and Long Beach.

    Important Information for Researchers

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

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

    Preferred Citation

    Georgina D. Bremer Photographs and California Vacation Album. MS-R109. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Felicia Sharkey, 2003.

    Processing History

    Processed by Audrey Pearson, 2007.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection comprises photographs and a California vacation album that belonged to Georgina D. Bremer, a Maywood, Illinois schoolteacher. Photographs are of Bremer, her family and friends, and her home in Maywood. The vacation album documents a trip to Southern California in August 1922. Bremer traveled with a small group of tourists and family. She took a train to California and traveled between destinations via automobile and boat. The album includes photographs of sites in San Juan Capistrano, Tijuana, San Diego, Riverside, Catalina Island, Glendale, and Long Beach. Bremer added captions describing the photographs and her experiences. The collection also includes two postcards that were probably obtained during Bremer's California vacation in 1922.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged alphabetically by subject.

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    Bremer, Georgina D.
    Orange County (Calif.) -- Archives.
    Orange County (Calif.) -- Photographs.
    Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Photographs.
    California -- Photographs.

    Genres and Formats of Materials

    Photograph albums -- California -- 20th century.
    Photographic prints -- 19th century.
    Photographic prints -- 20th century.
    Postcards -- California -- 20th century.
    Tintypes -- 19th century.