Guide to the William H. Bull Collection, 1891-1919.

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California State Library. All rights reserved.

Guide to the William H. Bull Collection, 1891-1919.



California State Library

Sacramento, California

Contact Information:

  • California History Room
  • California State Library
  • Library and Courts Building II
  • 900 N. Street, Room 200
  • P.O. Box 942837
  • Sacramento, California 94237-0001
  • Phone: (916) 654-0176
  • Fax: (916) 654-8777
  • Email: cslcal@library.ca.gov
  • URL: http://www.library.ca.gov/
Processed by:
The California State Library staff
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1999 California State Library. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: William H. Bull Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1891-1919.
Box Number: 1143-1147
Creator: Bull, William H.
Repository: California State Library
Sacramento, California
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions of Use

Please credit California State Library.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], William H. Bull Collection, California State Library.

Access Points

Bull, William H.
Advertising--California
Southern Pacific Railroad Company

Contents

Sketches, original art work and examples of Bull's work for the Southern Pacific Railroad.

Biography

William H. Bull arrived in San Francisco in 1894. He was employed by Southern Pacific Railroad as their first commercial artist. He specialized in doing advertising and painting pictures of California's beauty spots for Southern Pacific's promotional materials. Bull also designed covers for Sunset magazine.

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Container List

Box Box 1143

Advertisements

Box Box 1144

Covers - newspapers

Box Box 1145

Paintings - printed materials

Box Box 1146

Sketchbooks

Box Box 1147

Sketchbooks