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Register of the Thomas M. Moran Collection, 1909-1955
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Box 1: Thomas M. Moran Collection

 

Biographical & Memorabilia

 

-Clippings: Biography & obituary

 

-Deed to THM Library, Dec 1963

 

-Memorabilia [union card, Ogden Nash poster, etc.]

 

Correspondence

 

-1908-1939

 

-1940-1963

 

Picture Postcards

 

-California images [& West], 1906-1909

 

Club House, Vancouver Barracks [WA]

 

Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco

 

Pacific Electric #57, Los Angeles

 

Cliff House and Beach, San Francisco

 

Panoramic view from Hotel St. Francis, San Francisco

 

"Shooting the Chutes", San Francisco [amusement park]

 

Tiburon, Marin County

 

El Capitan, Yosemite Valley

 

Ostrich Farm [southern Calif.]

 

Rooster Rock, Columbia River [OR]

 

Neptune Casino and Beach, Santa Cruz

 

sheep (loc. unident.)

 

mountains and stream (loc. unident.)

 

"Bathing in the Pacific", San Francisco

 

horses and carriage, San Francisco (loc. unident.)

 

-Shamokin, Pa. [& East], 1906-09

 

St. Joseph's Hall, Locust Gap, Pa

 

High School & Fire Co. Building, Shamokin St., Trevorton, Pa

 

Knights of Columbus and F.O.E. Bldgs.

 

Edgewood Park, scenic railway

 

Garfield School, Sunbury Street

 

Washington School

 

Rutherian Catholic Church

 

Independence Street, looking East

 

inside view of mine

 

"Coal mining. A typical colliery."

 

setting props to support roof of mine

 

Elevated R.R. curve at 110th Street, N.Y.

 

Stevens School

 

Y.M.C.A. Building, a.d. 1901

 

East Dewart, Shamokin Street

 

Edgewood Park, the lake

 

Independence Hose Co., Market Street

 

Graemar Hotel

 

South Main Street, Masontown, Pa

 

High School

 

Market Street, looking South

 

Shamokin Creek, west end

 

group of buildings (loc. unident.)

 

St. Edwards Catholic Church

 

Soldiers' Monument, Lincoln Street

 

High School

 

Edgewood Park, the pavilion

 

-Novelty images, 1906-09

 

July 4th Greetings

 

"Thomas", Thomas Edwards

 

"Congratulations"

 

"To my dear Brother"

 

"Birthday Greetings"

 

"I send you my Love"

 

"Am right in the Swing"

 

"Too busy to write"

 

"Come home at once . . ."

 

Flowers

 

-California images [& West], 1911-19

 

Promenade overlooking ocean, Cliff House, San Francisco

 

mending nets, Fishermen's Wharf, San Francisco

 

looking across Golden Gate from Fort Point

 

Palace of Fine Arts, Pan. Pac. Int. Expo., San Francisco

 

Lipton tea, coffee, and cocoa planter, S. F. Exposition

 

"Crossing a Canyon", Tamalpais Railway

 

Southern Pacific Railway, Siskiyou Mountains

 

"Pacific Ocean by Moonlight"

 

Placerville, El Dorado County

 

Mt. Lassen in eruption

 

Montgomery St., view of important buildings, San Francisco

 

Band Stand, Idora Park, Oakland

 

Unitarian Church, Berkeley

 

Famous Cliff Drive, looking South, Santa Cruz

 

Nevada Fall and Liberty Cap, Yosemite Valley

 

Residence District, Santa Barbara

 

California Grapefruit Tree, "Road of a Thousand Wonders"

 

Snowshed in the Sierra Nevada, Ogden Route, S.P.R.R.

 

water passageway (loc. unident.)

 

Mariposa Grove

 

Yosemite Valley

 

Vernal Falls, from Clark's Point, Yosemite Valley

 

"A beautiful home and grounds" (loc. unident.)

 

"In the surf", Long Beach

 

Mt. Hamilton, near San Jose

 

St. Ignatius Church, San Francisco

 

Andrews Diamond Palace, San Francisco

 

U.S.A. General Hospital, San Francisco

 

Chinatown, San Francisco

 

Panama Pacific Int'l. Exposition, San Francisco

 

Redwoods? (loc. unident.)

 

Ferry Boat "Solano" at Port Costa

 

Black Buttes, California, "Road of a Thousand Wonders"

 

Lake Merrit, Oakland

 

one of Geo. Haas & Sons candy stores, San Francisco

 

Flying Fish, Avalon, Catalina Island

 

Vernal Fall, Yosemite Valley

 

elevator incline, Shasta Springs, S.P.R.R. Cal-Oregon Route

 

Lower Falls, Shasta Springs

 

Mariposa Big Tree Grove

 

Hotel Messena, Bakersfield

 

Circular Bridge, Mt Lowe Railway

 

Panama Pacific Exposition, S.F.

 

"Greetings from Medford, Oregon"

 

Los Angeles County Court House and Hall of Records

 

McKinley Park, Tacoma, Washington

 

U.P. Station, Cheyenne, Wyo.

 

Hotel Wawona, Yosemite Valley

 

Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco [2]

 

-Stockton images, 1911-19

 

One of Camm's Bungalows (H.O. Camm, Home Builder)

 

View of Stockton, 1849

 

Passenger Train Crossing Mokelumne River (Line of Central Calif. Traction Co.)

 

Yosemite Terrace View

 

Central Traction Co. Bridge over Mokelumne River.

 

Pioneer Monument, Freemont Park

 

Commercial & Savings Bank Building

 

Belding Building, San Joaquin and Weber Streets

 

-Shamokin, Pa. [& East] images, 1911-19

 

Dewart Street

 

The High School Building, Lewistown, Pa

 

Market Street

 

A big house or small hotel? (unmarked)

 

Shamokin Street, looking North

 

Pennsylvania Railroad Station

 

Sunbury Street, looking East

 

State Hospital

 

Shamokin Street, looking South

 

Grant School, Shamokin Street

 

Bucknell Academy, Lewisburg, Pa

 

Edgewood Park

 

Railroad Station? (unmarked)

 

Hotel Walton, Philadelphia, Pa

 

Shamokin Street, looking South

 

The Gap

 

Hotel Casey, Scranton, Pa

 

Independence Hall, Philadelpia, Pa

 

Sunbury Street

 

Bird's eye view, West end

 

Hotel Graemar

 

St. Edward's R.C. Church, interior

 

State Hospital for Miners, Ashland, Pa

 

Coal Breaker, Anthracite Region

 

"Miners going to work"

 

Luke Fidler Colliery

 

Collier Mine, H.C. Frick Coke Co., Smithfield, Pa

 

U.S.S. Rhode Island

 

Kingston, N.Y. view from the Wilbur Bridge, showing Wilbur and Eddyville

 

Train Concourse, Chicago & Northwestern Passenger Terminal, Chicago

 

Highlland Park Reservoir, Rochester, N.Y.

 

Midway and University of Chicago

 

House by the water (loc. unident.)

 

Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y.

 

St. Edwards Church, a new altar

 

Golf Club House and section of course, Hershey, Pa

 

Cascade Park entrance, Newcastle, Pa

 

St. Edwards Hall

 

Market Street, Sunbury, Pa

 

-Europe, 1911-19

 

San Marino Village

 

Environs de Compiegne, Chateau de RICQUEBOURG

 

Olympic Games of Stockholm 1912: Kungl. Akademien for de fria konsterna; Motiv fran Norrstrom; Gustaf II Adolfs Staty; Utsikt fran Skeppsbron.

 

-Novelty images, 1911-19

 

"California welcomes the world to San Francisco"

 

"Many happy returns of the day"

 

"Let others wish you fame . . ."

 

"Xmas, Best of wishes"

 

"A happy birthday"

 

"Best Thanksgiving wishes"

 

"A joyous new year"

 

"With best new year wishes"

 

an "indian" lady

 

"Cupid out Canoeing"

 

a "western" lady

 

"A joyful Christmas"

 

"With best wishes for a merry Christmas"

 

"St. Patrick's Day greetings" - a pipe

 

"Wishes for a Merry Christmas"

 

"A joyful Christmas"

 

New Year Greetings

 

Two horses

 

Burlesque - joke

 

Broken-down Ford - joke

 

Fishing - joke

 

"There's no time like the present"

 

a blue star

 

flowers

 

flowers (pink geranium)

 

flowers (amaryllis)

 

flowers

 

"I'se makin' er slide fo home"

 

A proverb

 

"This native land of mine"

 

"Here's to you"

 

Japanese New Year card - a sunset on ocean

 

Japanese New Year card - a white egret

 

a fancy lady

 

a "Phasianus Torquatus"

 

"Happy be your Easter Day"

 

"For a Happy Birthday"

 

"Keep the home fires burning"

 

"St. Patrick's Day Greetings"

 

"Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year"

 

"Jan. 1st"

 

"Easter Greetings"

 

"Bright be your Christmas"

 

"Happy be your New Year"

 

California Raisin Day, April 30th

 

"Christmas Cheer"

 

"Xmas Greeting, many days of cheer"

 

-California images [& West], 1920-51

 

Cortes Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico

 

Hotel Virginia, Long Beach

 

San Francisco

 

Golden Gate Park, San Francisco [2]

 

Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo

 

Kearny and Market Streets, San Francisco

 

Pacific Ocean and neighboring states (map)

 

"Drying peaches in California"

 

Fleischmann Yeast Factories

 

San Francisco

 

a Palatial California Home

 

Ye Alpine Tavern, Mt. Lowe

 

Carquinez Bridge

 

San Jose

 

a California mission

 

Richardson Springs, Chico, Butte County

 

City Hall, Civic Center, San Francisco

 

Market, Montgomery, and Post Streets, San Francisco

 

San Fransisco

 

Stanislaus River Canyon, Tuolumne County

 

"World Famous Tree House"

 

El Cortez Hotel

 

Tulsa Motel [OK]

 

Eureka Whaling Station, Fields Landing

 

Camouflaged Trucks, 1941 Manoeuvers, Washington

 

Castle Geyser, Yellowstone National Park [WY]

 

Piper Opera House [NV]

 

Packer Lake

 

Elk on Redwood Highway

 

"In the forest", Greenville

 

Antioch Bridge

 

Spotted Fawn on Pacific Coast [loc. unident.]

 

Spring Street looking North, Los Angeles

 

Kalakala, Puget Sound Ferry [WA]

 

The Temple Square, Salt Lake City [UT]

 

Emerald Pool, Yellowstone National Park [UT]

 

The New Heathman, Portland [OR]

 

Balboa Island

 

Bears, Yosemite National Park

 

Rams Horn Tree on Seventeen Mile Drive, Monterey Peninsula

 

Richardson Springs Hotel, Butte County

 

Mirabel Park

 

Mission Dolores, San Francisco

 

Redwood Highway

 

McKinley Park, Sacramento

 

Mt. Tamalpais, Marin County

 

Pullman Shops, Richmond

 

High School, Modesto

 

Cantilever Crane and Ferry landing, Mare Island

 

Point Pinos Lighthouse, Pacific Grove

 

"Stageing", Tuolumne County

 

"Stageing", Sonora

 

-East, 1920-51

 

New Orleans, La.

 

Hiram Walker Distillery, Peoria, Ill.

 

" . . Blacksmith", Cambridge, Mass.

 

Missouri State Capitol, Jefferson City, Mo.

 

(steeple with cross on top)

 

Unloading bananas, New Orleans, La.

 

Rockefeller Center Garden Plaza, view from Fifth Ave., N.Y.

 

Armory, Pittston, Pa.

 

Shikellamy Profile and Susquehanna River, Sunbury, Pa.

 

River view near Sunnbury, Pa.

 

Soldiers' Monument, Plymouth, Mass.

 

The Myer Boarding House, Saugerties, N.Y.

 

Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor

 

Woolworth Building, N.Y.

 

Miramir Apartment Hotel, Brighton Beach, N.Y.

 

-Novelty images, 1920-51

 

"I'll be seein' yer!"

 

"God bless our home" - joke

 

a cruisin' scene

 

horse riding joke

 

copy of oil painting "Trail of Life"

 

"oh pee-wee ... you naughty Boy!"

 

Mount Thabor in Palestine

 

"There's a little message of good cheer . . ."

 

Happy Christmas Season

 

Thanksgiving Day

 

Congratulations

 

Christmas Joys

 

A New Year Wish

 

My New Year's Wish

 

Christmas Cheer

 

"Merry be your Christmas"

 

Thinking of You

 

"Happy -" (missing folks from far away)

 

Easter

 

Easter Greetings

 

-California [& West] booklets, c1920

 

Lake Tahoe

 

Reno NV

 

Santa Barbara

 

Victoria BC

 

-East booklets, c1920

 

Baltimore MD