Guide to the Bohemian Grove and California views, ca. 1910-ca. 1919?

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Guide to the Bohemian Grove and California Views, ca. 1910-ca. 1919?

Collection number: BANC PIC 19xx.244--NEG

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University of California, Berkeley

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Processed by:
The Bancroft Library staff
Date Completed:
2002
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Bohemian Grove and California views,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1910-ca. 1919?
Collection Number: BANC PIC 19xx.244--NEG
Extent: 51 glass negatives: b&w; 6.5 x 8.5 in.
Repository: The Bancroft Library.
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: Views of groups at Bohemian Grove, unidentified nature scenes, redwoods, etc. Also includes a few copy negatves of Oakland, UC Berkeley, Alameda, etc.
Languages Represented: English

Information for Researchers

Access

RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. Shelved as BANC PIC 19xx.244--NEG. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
GLASS NEGATIVES STORED OFF-SITE; Advance notice required for use.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Bohemian Grove and California views, BANC PIC 19xx.244--NEG, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Notes

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown. Some images attributed to Gabriel Moulin.
Some are vintage glass copy negatives of photographic prints.

Negative Storage Note

Restricted glass negatives are housed in the following boxes:

1-8
Box 1
9-16
Box 2
17-24
Box 3
25-32
Box 4
33-40
Box 5
41-47
Box 6
48-51
Box 7

Scope and Content

Views of Bohemian Club members at Bohemian Grove, unidentified nature scenes, redwoods, etc. Also includes a few copy negatives of Oakland, UC Berkeley, Alameda, etc. Some images attributed to Gabriel Moulin based upon Bohemian Grove subject matter and style of numbers on negatives. They are also similar to the Bohemian Grove photographic prints by (stamped) Gabriel Moulin in the Roland Letts Oliver photograph collection, BANC PIC 1960.010 ser. 2, which are dated 1912.

Container List

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:01 Three men standing at bar, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:02 Campfire, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:03 Group portrait on wooden bridge or walkway, Bohemian Grove, 1912.

Additional Note

Very similar to BANC PIC 1960.010 ser. 2:1657 (Roland Letts Oliver photograph collection).
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:04 Men sitting on second story porch, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:05 Group portrait of men under tent awning, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:06 Group portrait, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:07 Two men conversing, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:08 Man, seated on log bench, wearing cap, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:09 Five men conversing, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:10 Man, seated on log bench, wearing hat, and tie, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:11 Man wearing hat and tie, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:12 Man holding cigar, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:13 Group portrait, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:14 Man dressed as satyr, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:15 Man dressed as satyr, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:16 Man dressed as satyr, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:17 Man dressed as satyr, standing in the woods, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:18 Man dressed as satyr, standing in the woods, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:19 Man dressed as satyr, standing next to sculpture of Diana, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:20 Man dressed in theatrical costume [ancient?], Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:21 Man dressed as Native American, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:22 Man wearing hat, sweater, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:23 Man wearing suit, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:24 Man, wearing cap/beret, slouching on log bench, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:25 Group portrait, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:26 Three men sitting at base of sculpture of Diana, Bohemian Grove, 1912.

Additional Note

Written on negative in black ink: # 87 1912 / cancel.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:27 Man standing at base of Diana sculpture, Bohemian Grove, 1912.

Additional Note

Inferior version of item 28.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:28 Man standing at base of Diana sculpture, Bohemian Grove, 1912.

Additional Note

Same image as item 27. Written on negative in black ink: #88 1912 / cancel.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:29 Group portrait of three men, two sitting on a stump, one is behind, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:30 Dining area, tables arranged in cross shape, Bohemian Grove.

Additional Note

Similar to print in BANC PIC 1960.010 ser. 2 (Roland Letts Oliver photograph collection).
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:31 Group portrait of men, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:32 Mountain lake with cabanas and platform, Bohemian Grove.

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:33 Three-quarter length portrait of woman wearing hat [ca 1910s].

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:34 Full length, standing portrait of woman in a coat with high fur collar (studio fashion shot) [ca late 1910s].

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:35 Full length, standing portrait of woman in a dress, ca late 1910s?

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:36 Full length standing, rear view portrait of woman in long dress, ca late 1910s?

 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:37 University of California, Berkeley - Sather Gate.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo [postcard?] pinned to board "Sather Gate, U.C. Berkeley" printed on top of image. "This one 3 x 4 ¾ on mat paper" handwritten at top of mat.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:38 "The Land-locked south Harbor of Oakland. There are many factories located on both sides."

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo [postcard?] pinned to board. Caption printed at bottom of image. "(Fourteen)" printed at side.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:39 "Lincoln Park, Alameda."

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo [postcard?] pinned to board. Caption printed on bottom of image. "This one 3 x 4 ¾ on mat paper" handwritten at bottom of mat.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:40 "Harvesting the Hop Crop," pickers at work.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo [post card?] pinned to board. Caption printed on bottom of image. "48" printed on side. Postcard [nge] [mat] handwritten on side.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:41 Humboldt County Redwoods.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo pinned to board. "Humboldt C. Redwoods- Freeman Foto" written on photographed image.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:42 Redwoods.

Additional Note

Photo of a mounted photo.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:43 Redwoods.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo. "5 ¼" written on side of mat.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:44 Redwoods.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:45 Redwoods.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo [post card?] pinned to board. "The Redwoods." "P.P. No. 1300" written on bottom of postcard [?]
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:46 Redwoods - Mountain lane.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:47 Mountain road.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo, pinned to a board.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:48 Rustic solitude - Pools, ferns, trees, etc.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo, pinned to a board.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:49 California sheep ranch.

Additional Note

Photograph of a mounted photo, pinned to a board.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:50 Dam construction.

Additional Note

Could be a photograph of a photograph. Same dam as item 51.
 

BANC PIC 19xx.244:51 Dam dedication.

Additional Note

Could be a photograph of a photograph. Same dam as item 50. Large "P" on corner of image.