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D. Ghirardelli Co. Photograph Album of Chocolate Manufacturing Process, ca. 1919
BANC PIC 1992.036 -- ALB  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: D. Ghirardelli Co. Photograph Album of Chocolate Manufacturing Process,
    Date: ca. 1919
    Collection Number: BANC PIC 1992.036 -- ALB
    Creator: Ghirardelli Chocolate Company
    Extent: 1 album (56 photographic prints, various sizes); 27 x 35 cm. 56 digital objects
    Repository: The Bancroft Library. University of California, Berkeley.
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers

    Access

    Collection stored off-site. Advance notice required for use.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish photographs must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Pictorial Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
    Copyright restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], D. Ghirardelli Co. photograph album of chocolate manufacturing process, BANC PIC 1992.036 --ALB, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Digital Representations Available

    Digital representations of selected original pictorial materials are available in the list of materials below. Digital image files were prepared from selected Library originals by the Library Photographic Service. Library originals were copied onto 35mm color transparency film; the film was scanned and transferred to Kodak Photo CD (by Custom Process); and the Photo CD files were color-corrected and saved in JFIF (JPEG) format for use as viewing files.

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information

    The D. Ghirardelli Co. Photograph Album of Chocolate Manufacturing Process was received as a gift from the estate of Dorothy E. Cameron in 1992.

    Scope and Content

    The D. Ghirardelli Co. Photograph Album of Chocolate Manufacturing Process contains 56 photographic prints taken of the D. Ghirardelli Company chocolate factory in San Francisco circa 1919. The album features views of the factory grounds, machinery, packaging areas, stock rooms, and delivery vehicles, as well as scenes of unidentified factory workers involved in various stages of the chocolate manufacturing process. The album also contains a photograph presumably of Lyle Ghirardelli, and a scene of a company truck at the San Francisco waterfront picturing the Ferry Building in the background.