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"F" Company Veterans reunion material, 1886-1891.

Invitations and programs for reunions, 1886, 1890 and 1891, of members of Company F, 2d Infantry Regiment, California National Guard, organized during the labor agitation, 1878.

 
F. Lincoln Grahlfs papers, 1990-1995.

The collection consists of questionnaires that Grahlfs circulated to American military veterans, asking about their exposure to radiation. The information he gathered was used for his Ph.D. dissertation and a subsequent book.

 
F. Nutter Cox papers, 1925-1939.

Cost estimates and other data relating to irrigation and hydroelectric power projects in Mexico, and to a railroad in Costa Rica.

 
F. W. Vowinkel guest book : Alameda, Calif., 1904-1938.

Guest book containing unlined pages signed by guests of Dr. F.W. Vowinkel. Some pages also contain additional comments by the guests about their activities at the house and favorite quotations. Also contains 4 tipped in black and white photographs of...

 
F.A. Nettelbeck letter and note : to J.R. : ALS, 1977 Jan 21.

Letter and note to J.R. in Walnut Grove, Calif. accompanied Nettelbeck's work he sent to J.R., and praise J.R.'s work.

 
Fabiola Hospital Association records, 1884-1952.

Chiefly concerning organization of the hospital, its property and merger, 1938, with the Samuel Merritt Hospital. Correspondence, accounts and miscellaneous papers. A few of the papers are from the Oakland Homeopathic Hospital and Dispensary Association. Also, scrapbooks relating to medical...

 
Fabius T. Finch legal files, 1901-1943.

Contains correspondence, legal documents and financial papers relating to San Francisco businesses and families, consisting of files for Edward R. Bacon & Co. and Contractor's Machinery Exchange, as well as the estates of Jonas Bloom and Virginia F. Dakin.

 
Facilities along the Panama Canal [graphic]

Photographs show general views of the city of Panama, as well as detailed views along the Panama Canal. Hotels, dining rooms, and readings rooms of the I.C.C. (Isthmian Canal Commission?) Club, a police station, hospital grounds, laborers quarters, workers and...

 
Facsimiles de las firmas originales de 56 hombres distinguidos en la historia de California : ms.S.

Tracings of signatures of fifty-six famous Californians, made from originals in the State Archives for H.H. Bancroft in 1877. Indexed.

 
The facts of Stone and Kelsey massacre in Lake County California : ms. (typescript), [undated]

An account, written by a half-Pomo Indian, of the murder of two white men by five Indians in 1849 and of the atrocities committed by the punitive expedition.

 
Faculty governance and physics at the University of California, Berkeley, 1937-1990 : oral history transcript / 1993.

Physicist and professor, Helmholz discusses his family background, education at Harvard and Cambridge, career on the faculty of the University of California, Berkeley, especially the loyalty oath controversy, the free speech movement, UC oversight of Livermore and Los Alamos Laboratories,...

 
Fairfield's Pioneer history of Lassen County, California : rev. typescript : and related material, 1916.

Typescript of the final manuscript as prepared for the printer, with holograph pagination and corrections. Accompanied by 10 volumes (in 9) of notebooks, chiefly containing copies of various source materials used in compiling the history. These include Isaac N. Roop's...

 
Faith McNulty papers : on the California Condor, 1965-1985 (bulk 1977-1978).

Collection consists chiefly of correspondence between Faith McNulty and Carl Koford. Also included are drafts of Faith McNulty article on the California condor and related materials.

 
Fallen Leaf Lake and Echo Lake, in the Sierra Nevada mountains [graphic].

View of Fallen Leaf Lake includes man with bicycle on trail as well as electrical power lines. View of Echo Lake taken from high distance with unidentified lake in foreground. Third view unidentified.

 
Family album of San Jose and San Francisco Bay Area views [graphic]

Snapshots of family members, friends, leisure activities, social gatherings, homes (exterior and interior), events, and outing locations chiefly in the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California. Views of a trip to Hawaii are also included. Pictured are the family...

 
Family album of Southern California views [graphic]

Contains views from Alhambra, Redondo, Riverside and other unidentified areas. Also depicted are homes of Ransie Langworthy, Dr. Frary, Cussie Fowler, and others; as well as avenues, beaches, gardens and unidentified family members and neighbors.

 
Family album of Vallejo, Calif. and other locales [graphic]

Views seem to center around Vallejo, Calif. Includes snapshots of many home interiors and exteriors, groups of family and friends, outing groups chiefly around Northern California, a parlor decorated for a wedding, portraits of the bride, and homes visited in...

 
Family, business, and the San Francisco community : oral history transcript / and related material, 1973-1975.

Interviews with his wife, Janet Choynski Fleishhacker, also included. Photographs inserted. His comments on growing up is San Francisco; the Woodside house designed by Greene and Greene; the Fleishhacker family and other members of Jewish community in San Francisco; family...

 
Family photographs, aviation, and University of California at Berkeley views [graphic]

Photographs show family activities (relatives of donor Eileen Hemmerle?), U.C. Berkeley student life, agriculture in Fresno and Kings counties, and aviation. Family photos show leisure activities (horseback riding, swimming, etc.), San Francisco Bay Area views, family outings, and portraits of...

 
Family photographs from the Harvey Fergusson collection [graphic]

For the most part the collection comprises portraits of family and friends including: Eva Fergusson, Francis Fergusson, Fred Newton, Lena F. Browne, Mildred Koonce, Jeannette Mursky [or Minsky?], Margaret O'Hagon[?], and others. Included is also a photographic copy of a...

 
Family photographs of Dr. Michael of Ferndale, Humboldt Co., Calif. [graphic]

Primarily family photographs of children and adults (some wearing fine clothes) doing various activities.

 
Family portraits from the John Francis Freeman papers [graphic]

Collection primarily consists of portraits of the Freeman family and friends. Among those identified are E.J. Bennett, W.C. Bennett, Susan and Fred Colley, John Francis Freeman (many), Julius W. Tilson, Sarah Freeman, and many children. Gravestone of J.F. Freeman's mother...

 
Family reminiscences : oral history transcript / and related material, 1966-1967.

Recollections of family life in San Francisco; social customs; prominent Jewish families in San Francisco; Alaska Commercial Company; her husband, J.B. Levison; 1906 earthquake. Photographs inserted.

 
Family vacation album of Californian and Western views [graphic]

Contains family vacation photos from Los Angeles, Mojave Desert, Monterey, Yosemite, Sequoia National Park, and other California locations. Also included are views of the Hetch Hetchy Dam, the San Francisco Bay Bridge during construction, and Oregon Caves. Photos depict sightseeing,...

 
A family winery and the California wine industry : oral history transcript / and related material, 1983-1984.

Recollections of his early life, association with various wineries. The development of Martini family properties, vine culture and winemaking techniques. Additional documentary materials included in separate box.

 
A family's roots in Richmond : recollections of a lifetime resident : oral history transcript / 1985.

Recollections of a lifetime in Richmond, California. Topics include: schools, Japanese and black communities, Winehaven, whaling, Todd-California Shipyards, WWII era, recruitment of Kaiser shipyard workers, housing, Japanese internment, and redevelopment in the 1960's.

 
Fannie's letters : from brother Charley and sister Clara, 1873-1874, 1881.

Contains 2 letters from brother Charley discussing his apprenticeship as a shoemaker. Another letter from sister Clara talks about living at Olmstead Farm near the Santa Cruz Mountains.

 
Fanny C. Houghton account books, 1873-1895.

Two ledgers recording family expenses, including detailed accounts of clothing, contributions, household needs, and personal expenses.

 
Fanny Jaffe Sharlip memoirs, 1947.

The collection consists of handwritten notebooks and a typescript of "My Memoirs" that describe her early family life in Russia, interactions between Jews and gentiles, immigration to the U.S., settlement and family life in California, and her reaction to the...

 
Farm labor in California [sound recording] : interviews / 1974-1975.

Interview notes, partial rough transcripts, and letters also available.

 
Farm Security Administration photograph collection [graphic].

Photographs document depression-era conditions in the American South, Midwest, Southwest, and California, including the impact of drought and the living conditions of agricultural laborers. Westward migration, migrant living conditions, strikes, FSA migratory labor camps in Arizona and California, Farm Associations,...

 
Farnham P. Griffiths photograph collection [graphic]

Photographs relating to Griffiths and family. Locations include: Bohemian Grove (Calif.), Buckingham Palace (Great Britain), other European locations, and Pakistan.

 
Father Antonio das Chagas obras : ms., 17th cent.

Include his tragic poem, La Filix; letters of which one (Aug. 9, 1662) contains autobiographical information; sermons, and miscellaneous poems.

 
The father of bank marketing : oral history transcript : Wells Fargo Bank, 1960-1982; Bank of America, 1987-1996 / 2005.

Childhood, family background and education, 1930-1952; U.S. Navy, 1952-1959; Crocker National Bank, 1959-1962; Wells Fargo Bank, 1962-1984; second interlude at Crocker, 1984-1986; Seafirst, president and CEO, 1986-1987; Bank of America, 1987-1996, including time as CEO, 1990-1996.

 
The father of prestressed concrete : oral history transcript : teaching engineers, bridging rivers and borders, 1931 to 1999 / 2001.

Lin and Guo family history in China; education at home, and at American Methodist School, Jiao Tong University, 1927-1931, and UC Berkeley, 1931-1933; engineer, Chinese Ministry of Railways, 1933-1945; professor of engineering, UC Berkeley, since 1946; organizing 1957 world conference,...

 
Faxon Dean Atherton papers, 1852-1934 (bulk 1852-1881).

Contains correspondence from Atherton's business associates including partner George H. Bowen, his San Francisco agent Alexander B. Grogan, Samuel D. Crane and Thomas O. Larkin, among others. The letters describe business and trade prospects in San Francisco, Califorina, Valparaiso, Chile...

 
Fay family letters, 1852-1854.

Letters from Patrick, John, and Logan Fay to family, mostly written from San Francisco, describing mining activities at Columbia Bar; farming and business around Sacramento; soap trade; life in San Francisco; and shipwrecks in California. Typed transcripts included.

 
Fay, Luke. Correspondence and notes relating to members of Stevenson's Regiment, 1910-1917.

Correspondence with the Adjutant General's Office, Bureau of Pensions, members of Congress, and city officials of Monterey and Sacramento concerning his efforts to obtain the names of members of the regiment; related notes; and list of members compiled by him.

 
Fayette Thompson letters : San Francisco, Calif., to Jesse Thompson, 1852-1853.

Contains two letters describing the hard working conditions in San Francisco and in the mines.

 
F.B.D. letters : to his children, 1900-1906.

Contains 3 letters of a man from New York sent west for his health. The first letter from Las Vegas Hot Springs, New Mexico dated April 1, 1900 describes Santa Fe and Tesuque, New Mexico and the Tewa Pueblo peoples...

 
Feather River dam construction photograph album [graphic]

Dam construction on the north fork of the Feather River, including the power house, workers, detailed views of equipment, tunnels, the river, various camps, headquarter buildings, the Western Pacific Railroad, and project officials (R.C. Colburn, B.S. Roberts, etc.) Also pictured...

 
Federal Civil Works Administration in California records : San Francisco, 1933-1934.

Contains records from the Civil Works Administration in San Francisco, Calif. including applications, surveys and work plans.

 
Federal Telegraph Company records, 1900-1929 (bulk 1910-1919).

Consists chiefly of correspondence; includes some legal agreements. Pertains to Beach Thompson's tenure as director of the Federal Telegraph Company, 1910-1917.

 
Federal Theatre Project dance photographs [graphic]

Photos are of the performance of a dance based on Lawrence Gellert's Negro songs of protest, in which Tamiris was the choreographer and principal danseuse. The performance was part of the Works Progress Administration Federal Theatre Project. Includes some related...

 
Federal Theatre Project (U.S.) Photographs of the Works Progress Administration's Federal Theatre Project [graphic]

Photographs show the interior and exterior of the Federal Theatre at Treasure Island in the San Francisco Bay, Calif. Includes views of the stage, cyclorama, offices, lobby, control board, automatic switchboard, etc. Also shows two views of the Sylvan Theatre,...

 
Federal Union, Inc., Western Office, San Francisco records, 1940-1942.

Correspondence and bulletins concerning the Western Office, and bulletins and press releases of the New York headquarters.

 
Fein, Philip. Photographs of buildings in the San Francisco Bay Area [graphic]

Interior and exterior architectural photographs primarily of public buildings including schools, hospitals, and others. Also includes some corporate buildings and private residences.

 
Felipe Arroyo de la Cuesta letter fragments : ALS, [undated]

Part of a collection of manuscript materials associated with the Franciscan missions in California. For other items in the collection, search under title: California mission miscellany, 1630-1830.

 
Felipe de Neve papers, 1781-1782.

Contents: Documents as governor of California. Include Instruccion para la fundacion de Los Angeles; letter from Teodoro de Croix to Jose de Galvez concerning founding of the pueblo; letter from Croix to Neve; regulations fixing prices of goods sold in...

 
Felix Deutsch autograph collection.

Primarily letters in response to a request by Deutsch for signatures.

 
Felix Diaz telegrams : from Mexico to Veracruz concerning capture : transcript, 1912 October 25-27.

Contains three typed copies of telegrams, with annotations, concerning the fate of General Diaz that were sent between Mexico and Veracruz. Telegrams numbered: Fojas 2, 8-9, 11-15, 19-20, 22-31, 38, 41-42, and 49.

 
Felix Flugel papers, [ca. 1918-1934]

Include a few letters written to him, from Robert G. Sproul, Charles A. Murdock and others; clippings of articles written by him; certificates of membership; and miscellaneous papers.

 
Felix Riesenberg letters : to Ruth H. Kynock : TS, 1944 June 28-July 20.

Letters referring to Riesenberg's official communications to the Recruitment and Manning Organization concerning his draft status. Both letters signed: Felix Riesenberg, Jr.

 
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.), Task Force on Latin America and the Caribbean records, circa 1990-2005.

Organizational files including publications, reports, maps, and documents related to a campaign to close and environmentally clean up United States military bases in Panama. Other materials include publications from Panama and other groups active in related issues. Some materials in...

 
Feminist Institute records : Berkeley, Calif., 1980-1995.

Records include brief histories of the organization; minutes of committee meetings, including administrative, steering, and curriculum; requests for funding; notices of classes and public presentations offered, with course proposals; press releases and other publicity; membership and mailing lists; and, memoirs,...

 
Ferdinand C. Ewer journals, 1849 Apr.-Nov.

Written while on journey over sea in the York as a member of The Pacific Company or Pacific Mining Company. A list of members is pasted on the journal. George N. Cheever was master.

 
Fernan Nunez collection, [ca. 1475-ca. 1822].

Collection is largely literary, both Portuguese and Spanish, but also includes chronicles, historical works, religious, scientific, and genealogical material.

 
Fernando de Chacon correspondence as governor, 1795-1804.

Contains: 1. orders from Pedro de Nava, Comandante General de las Provincias Internas, regarding campaigns against Apaches; 2. letter from Pedro de Nava acknowledging receipt of report of expedition against Apaches; 3. letter from Nemesio Salcedo, Comandante General, acknowledging receipt...

 
Fernando Montijo letterpress copybooks, Guaymas, Mexico, 1879 1896.

Mainly business letters for the firm of F.A. Aguilar Sucesores in Guaymas. Also included are some letters and accounts while treasurer of the Compania Minera Zaragoza and of the Compania Union Minera de Las Prietas.

 
Fernando Xavier de Rivera y Moncada correspondence with Viceroy Antonio Bucareli, 1775-1777.

Official correspondence while Spanish Military Governor of California, mainly concerning activities at the mission and presidio of San Diego.

 
Ferol Egan papers, [ca. 1966-1986].

Personal papers, including general correspondence; correspondence with A. B. Guthrie and Richard Dillon; manuscripts of articles; reviews; manuscripts for The Taste of Time, The Eldorado Trail, Sand in a Whirlwind, and Fremont: Explorer for a Restless Nation.

 
Ferrari-Graves collection of photographic negatives [graphic]

Historic San Francisco scenes, including streets, buildings, and locomotives.

 
Ferre journal : ms., 1837 Jul.-1839 Aug.

Experiences as ship surgeon aboard La Gloire during the "Pastry War" in Mexico; descriptions of Lisbon, Havana and Vera Cruz; battle of San Juan de Ulua, Nov. 27, 1838; Mexican politics; blockade of Vera Cruz, and skirmish of Dec. 5,...

 
Ferre Letters to Henri Moulin and others : ALS, 1838-1839.

Letters from the director of the health service for the French fleet that was sent to San Juan de Ulua to enforce payment of reparations to French nationals in Mexico (the "Pastry War") Two were written to Ferre's wife and...

 
Ferrocarril de Tacubaya narrow gauge line, Mexico City, Mexico [graphic]

Views show locomotives and cars for the F.C. de Tacubaya line, a miniature, 2-foot gauge railway, that ran entirely through Mexico City (built by Fernando de Teresa in 1896 from a horse-tram line in the Tacubaya district to an amusement...

 
Ferrocarril del Salvador : typescript, 1899 Apr.-1900 Oct.

Copies of letters written by Stuart as general manager of the railroad to the board of directors in London concerning management of the company's properties.

 
F.G. Louis Wiesenhavern papers, 1845-1881.

Contains correspondence to and from F.G. Louis Wiesenhavern covering the period of his emigration to the U.S., living in the U.S., including San Francisco, Calif. and Nauvoo, Ill., and his trip to Hannover to visit family. Correspondence discusses home and...

 
Fianna Eireann Irish Republican Youth Association photograph albums [graphic].

Albums document members and activities of the San Francisco branch of the Na Fianna Eireann Irish Republican Youth Association scout organization. Vol. 1 (PIC box) and vol. 2 (AX box) depict scouts and adult associates at various demonstrations and other...

 
Fiber art: oral history transcript : visual thinking and the intelligent hand / 2003.

Early years, family, World War II, escape, and arrival in America; education at the University of California, Berkeley; emergence as a professional artist; travel in India and Afghanistan; creating and leading Fiberworks Center for the Textile Arts; faculty appointment at...

 
Fidler, Harold A. (Harold Alvin) Records relating to The Atomic Energy Commission Management Advisory Committee, 1962-1972.

Correspondence and other documents concerning The United States Atomic Energy Commission Management Advisory Committee.

 
Field records for California and Nevada, 1952-1959.

Records of 300 interviews - 270 in California and 30 in Nevada; directed by David W. Reed. Each interview consists of 75 pages in phonetic notation, recording responses to a 602-item questionnaire patterned after those used in Linguistic Atlas studies...

 
Field, Sara Bard Letters to Margaret and Roy Sowers, 1952-1955.

Mainly regarding the disposal of her library.

 
Fifty years after EPIC [sound recording], 1984.

Interviews conducted by Mike Balter, H. Morton Newman, Fay M. Blake and Claudia Williams with figures associated with Upton Sinclair's 1934 End Poverty in California campaign.

 
Fifty years in the dairy industry : oral history transcript / 2002.

Childhood background in the West, 1920-1939; military service 1939-1945; return to the states and civilian life; Alameda County Milk Dealers Association; transitions in industry: changes in distribution patterns, packaging, and process; family and work life, 1950s and 1960s; Northern California...

 
Fifty years of grassroots social activism : oral history transcripts / 1987-1990.

Discusses her early life in Berkeley, education, travel in Europe, and work for social change. Her efforts for improving conditions for migrant farm workers and rural children, health issues, and her involvement with War on Poverty are focuses.

 
Fighting toxic emissions in Richmond, California, 1984-2000 / 2003.

boyhood in Richmond, California, undergraduate education, and early career; the work of the West County Toxics Coalition, 1984-present; the national and international context of WCTC's work.

 
File concerning the campaign of Jose de Berrotaran, and the charges resulting from it : ms., 1749-1750.

A file relating to the campaign of Berrotaran, commander of the presidio of San Francisco de Conchos, for the pacification of Suma, Apache, and other Indians, ordered by the governor, Juan Francisco de la Puerta y Barrera, in accordance with...

 
File concerning the town and district of Apam : Mexico : ms.S, 1789 Jan. 9-Feb. 27.

File on the town and district of Apam (Hidalgo) including two reports by Pesa, alcalde mayor, to Bernardo Bonavia, intendant general; a diagram of the district showing its location with respect to Mexico City; and a copy of a letter...

 
File of records for various gambling houses and for lotteries : ms., [ca. 1870-1912].

Part of a collection of Chinese business records from Nevada County, Calif.

 
Files concerning the War Relocation Authority, 1942-1946.

Censored files concerning WRA programs and activities.

 
Files from the National Japanese American Student Relocation Council, 1942-1943.

A fragmentary file containing carbon copies of letters, l942-1943, mostly from Nisei students who were receiving assistance from the Council. Some describe conditions in relocation centers, experiences at academic institutions, etc. Also included are some materials relating to the Council...

 
Files relating to Alaska.

Primarily newspaper clippings and press releases.

 
Files relating to the American Association of Social Workers, East Bay Chapter, 1945-1949.

Include file of correspondence and work of the Chapter, 1945-1946; and file for Committee on International Social Work, 1948-1949.

 
Files relating to the evacuation of Japanese and Japanese Americans : Berkeley, Calif., 1942-1975.

Brief account researched and written by Shirley Q. Henderson in 1975 describes the role of the church and the use of its Pilgrim Hall, which was designated a Civilian Control Station for the registration and evacuation of Japanese Americans in...

 
Files relating to the publication of M. Scott Momaday's The Way to Rainy Mountain, 1967-1968.

Correspondence, readers' comments, printer's copy of manuscript and revised typescript of the Man Made of Words, etc.

 
Filipino Federation of America group portraits [graphic].

Group portraits of members of the Filipino Federation of America and Equi Fili Brium, taken on various occasions in various California locations, including Los Angeles and Santa Maria. Also includes studio portrait of unidentified Filipino man.

 
Film Arts Foundation pictorial archive [graphic].

Includes FAF people files (directors and other independent filmmakers) and film files (production stills and other promotional material). Also includes photographs documenting the Film Arts Foundation Festival of Independent Cinema, Sundance Film Festival, and other independent film festivals and film...

 
Film Arts Foundation records, circa 1979-2007.

Preferred citation: Film Arts Foundation records, BANC MSS 2008/279, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

 
Final report : Funston Avenue archaeological research project, Presidio of San Francisco : photocopy, 1999.

Photocopy and cd-rom of two volumes submitted on Oct. 15, 2000, to the Presidio Trust and the National Park Service, Golden Gate National Recreation Area. The report, 1999-2000, concerns archaeological research of buried cultural resources in the Presidio's Funston Ave....

 
Finding of the Drake Plate : oral history transcript / 1955-1956.

Concerning the finding of the Plate of Brass by William Caldeira (Mr. Bocqueraz' chauffeur) while on a hunting trip near Drake's Bay in 1933. Also, transcript of brief interview (Feb. 1, 1956) of Mr. Bocqueraz with George P. Hammond at...

 
Finding the themes : oral history transcript : family, anthropology, language origins, peace and conflict / 2001.

LeCron and Cowles family history in Iowa, friends, schools, Des Moines neighborhoods; life themes, rituals, illness; studying anthropology at Northwestern University, Melville Herskovits; marriage to George Foster and study in Vienna, 1938; fieldwork in Mexico: Sierra Popoluca, 1941, long-term work...

 
Fine arts inventory of public buildings in California, 1972 July.

Contains descriptions of art works, information concerning the artists, and note of present condition of the works.

 
Fine printers of the San Francisco Bay Area : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969.

Comments on the Grabhorns, Wilder Bently, William Everson, Adrian Wilson and others; his own printing ventures; association with the Book Club of California; Albert Bender, etc. Photographs inserted. Appended: text of his tribute to Edwin Grabhorn at meeting of the...

 
Fine Printing and the Grabhorn Press : oral history transcripts / and related material, 1967-1968.

Association with his brother, Edwin, in his early printing career and with the Grabhorn Press; views on fine printing, other printers, etc. Includes also comments by Jane (Mrs. Robert) Grabhorn on the Grabhorn brothers. Photographs inserted.

 
Finley McDiarmid letters to his wife Constantia McDiarmid : Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin, 1850-1851.

Contains 12 letters written on McDiarmid's overland journey from Wisconsin to California, May-October 1850 and while in the goldfields. Also includes a 105-page letter written as journal to his wife while traveling to California.

 
Fire protection in the Berkeley Hills, 1921-1926.

A collection of letters, clippings, reports and pamphlets, 1921-1926, relating to the formation and work of the Committee, and to the Berkeley fire of Sept. 17, 1923.

 
Fire views of San Francisco [graphic]

Collection contains commercial photographs by the Bushnell Foto Co. showing damage caused by the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906. Buildings pictured include: Call Building (on fire), Hall of Justice, San Francisco Hotel, I.O.O.F. (Independent Order of Odd Fellows)...

 
Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. policy registers : Danville, Calif., 1897-1910.

Describes agent Chas J. Wood's policy holders residences and businesses in Danville, Calif.

 
Firestone Vineyard, a Santa Ynez Valley pioneer : oral history transcript / 1996.

Brooks Firestones discusses his early career with and resignation from Firestone Tire & Rubber Co.; the beginnings of the Firestone Vineyard in 1972; building the winery; and general trends in the wine industry.

 
First among equals : oral history transcript : California legislative leadership, 1964-1992 / 1999.

Boyhood in Texas; education: San Francisco State University, 1951-1955, Hastings Law School, 1955-1958; early Democrati party activities; election to state assembly, 1964; legislative issues and politics, 1965-1992; Ways and Means Committee chairmanship, 1969-1974; state assembly speaker, 1980-1993, leadership concerns: government...

 
First Baptist Church records : San Francisco, [ca. 1856-1898]

Contents: v.1, receipt book, Aug. 13, 1856-Jan. 3, 1867, recording payment for work done on the church, for salaries, for interest on notes, etc.; v.2, minutes of meetings of the advisory board, Apr. 27, 1896-July 25, 1898; v. 3, Reminiscences...

 
First California Volunteer Regiment group portraits [graphic].

Group portraits of soldiers of the First Regiment of California Volunteers during the Spanish American War period, presumably assembled at San Francisco's Presidio or another San Francisco Bay Area military base. Images are dated 1899 and therefore follow the regiments...

 
First chief financial officer at Genentech, 1978-1984 : oral history transcript / 2002.

Childhood in New Jersey; education in chemistry, business; early employment experiences in business management, banking, and as financial and administrative officer for Genentech's first management team; early growth of Genentech, Inc.; corporate financial strategies; raising venture capital, product licensing, private...

 
First Hebrew Benevolent Society by-laws and constitution, 1900.

Collection consists of a 1900 printing of the constitution and by-laws of the First Hebrew Benevolent Society in San Francisco, California. Also included is a photocopy of the 1867 by-laws and constitution.

 
The first mission, California [graphic] : Death and resurrection, the story of San Diego.

Images depict scenes from the San Diego Mission, including interiors, grounds, exhibits, signs, burial marker and garden.

 
First Presbyterian Church, Marysville [graphic] /

Title from caption. Photographer's label affixed to verso.

 
First World War posters promoting killing of California ground squirrels [graphic].

First World War propaganda posters from 1918, promoting killing of California ground squirrels -- including California governor William Stephens' proclamation of Squirrel Week, and commentary by U.S. Food Administration chief Herbert Hoover and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture D.F. Houston --...

 
Fisher, Raymond Henry Papers pertaining to Robert J. Kerner, 1972-1988.

Photocopies of letters about Kerner from and to Fisher, 1972-1988 (correspondents include John A. Harrison, Robert F. Byrnes, and Gay Satsuma). Photocopy of article by Fisher, "Kerner, Bering, and the Amur: a refutation"; paper by Gay Satsuma, "Scholarly Entrepreneur: Robert...

 
A fisherman and whaler : recollections of the Richmond Whaling Station, 1958-1972 : oral history transcript / 1986.

Describes his career as a whaler, the life at sea, types of whales, anti-whaling sentiments, and the closing of the Richmond Whaling Station. He also speaks of his family background and Mormon upbringing.

 
Fisher-Merriam Family papers circa 1850's-2005.

Preferred citation: Fisher-Merriam family papers, BANC MSS 2004/112 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

 
Fisher-Merriam family photographs [graphic].

Collection contains mostly portrait and snapshot photographs relating to members of the Fisher and Merriam families of California and Massachusetts. Individuals represented include Galen Merriam Fisher, Ralph Talcott Fisher, Sr., Margaret Merriam Fisher, Grace Fisher Richards, and Leonard C. Fisher...

 
Five articles regarding the Cowell family, 1953 Nov. 8.

Preferred citation: Five articles regarding the Cowell family, BANC MSS C-R 156, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

 
Five etchings of Southern California missions [graphic]

Contains views of San Diego, Santa Barbara, San Juan Capistrano, San Gabriel, and San Luis Rey Missions.

 
Five illustrations from Antonio de Solis' History of the conquest of Mexico [graphic]

Illustrations captioned: The city of Mexico, The engagemnt [sic] between ye Spanish brigantines and the canoes of the Mexicans, Guatimozin taken in his retreat by Holguin, The great temple of Mexico, and [an uncaptioned general view of Mexico City and...

 
F.J. Cebulski papers, circa 1980-2000.

Reviews for Artweek, including notes and background materials. Drafts and notes for technical publications.

 
F.J. Geisler photographs of Martinez and other Contra Costa County locations [graphic].

Includes cityscapes, street scenes and other views of Martinez, Calif., as well as views of other Contra Costa County locations such as Port Costa, Alhambra Valley (including the railroad trestle, the cemetery and the home of John Muir), Crockett and...

 
Flagg, Isaac Manuscripts of three plays : Berkeley, [ca. 1913-1916]

The renegado, The sons of Jacob, and Turpentine Grove.

 
Flamm, Roy. Photographs of the Watzek house and the Swan house, [graphic]

The two houses were designed by architect John Yeon, the Watzek house in 1937 and the Swan house in 1950.

 
Flapper Fanny Says comic strip scrapbook [graphic].

Scrapbook of Flapper Fanny Says cartoon clippings affixed to leaves. Sections of the scrapbook are labeled according to thematic contents, such as "men", "pants", "evening wear", "sports", etc. Also includes a few clippings pertaining to Gladys Parker and her work...

 
Flavel Belcher letters, 1851-1857.

Letters relate to Belcher's experiences as a miner and trader in California and as a member of Walker's filibustering expedition in Nicaragua.

 
Fletcher family album of Alaska views [graphic].

Alaskan views, primarily near Kodiak and Unga, Alaska. Includes group portraits, landscapes, ships and their crews, and some mines and settlements. Also includes family pictures.

 
Fletcher Flaherty papers, circa 1920-1955.

Personal papers and papers relating to the Sierra Railway Company of California.

 
Fletcher Harper Swift papers, [ca. 1907-1947]

Correspondence, primarily with school administrators and government officials; and related notes pertaining to his research projects, including his work on financing of education in Europe; MSS of his writings; and lecture notes. Some relate to his teaching career at the...

 
Flick and Sally & Henry through the national parks, 1922 : original diary, 2005 /

Typescript, spiral bound volume, containing a transcription of a manuscript diary of two women who went on a 5000 mile car trip, in a 1920 Ford touring car they called Henry, to visit the national parks including Yosemite, Grand Canyon,...

 
Fligelman family papers, 1930-1985.

Correspondence; newspaper clippings; obituaries; and a genealogy of the Brin, Barron, Cain, Epstein, Falk, Firestone, Fligelman, Gittleson, Goldfeather, Goodman, Ingber, Kejlis, Lewinsky, and Friedman families, compiled by Howard B. Brin. Persons represented include Belle Fligelman Winestein, Frieda Fligelman, Fanny Fligelman...

 
Flight plays : typescript, 1911-1914.

Includes Flight Play for 1914: The Vision of Portola, book and lyrics by George Sterling, music by R. H. Bassett (8 l.); and Flight Play for 1914, A Grove Play, book and lyrics by George Sterling, music by Cass Downing...

 
Flint family papers, 1896-1942 (bulk 1915-1922)

Family letters and other materials, including one letter from Thomas Flint (b. 1858) to his father Dr. Thomas Flint (b. 1824) about his engagement. Other correspondence is primarily between Mr. and Mrs. Thomas (Ada) Flint and their daughters Marjorie and...

 
Flood damage caused by the failure of the St. Francis Dam, San Francisquito Valley, Calif. [graphic]

Photographs depict debris and damage to buildings following the 1928 failure of the St. Francis Dam near Saugus, Calif. Also shown are relief tents and refugees in Santa Paula, Calif.

 
Floor plan for a building at Third and Mission Streets, San Francisco, [undated]

Blueprint of a floor plan for a building, apparently a hotel.

 
Flora Woodworth photograph collection [graphic]

Snapshops of the Panama Pacific International Exposition of 1915, San Francisco; scenes of Panama City and of Colon, Panama, and Panama Canal.

 
Flora's Garten, oder Anthesische Ordnung der Blumen ... : Vienna : ms.S, 1828?

Draft of his work on seasonal plantings for flower gardens, with lists of flowers, plates and a table. Two letters (Apr. 19, 1828 and n.d.) by Ritter also included.

 
Florence Allen Holmes collection of California stereographs and other views [graphic]

Amateur stereographs depict the University of California (Berkeley), Berkeley area views, the Bohemian Grove, San Francisco illuminated for the Portola festival (1909 or 1913?), Bolinas, Monterey, etc. U.C. views include cadets drilling on campus. One view of Santa Barbara (1880's?)...

 
Florence Dickens Gray papers, circa 1912-1973 (bulk 1960-1973).

Mostly subject files relating to Florence Dickens Gray's 1960s work on the preservation of North Berkeley's Cordonices Park complex, which includes the Berkeley Rose Garden, Rose Walk, Cordonices Park itself, and the Berryman Reservoir. Files include correspondence; clippings; maps; sketches...

 
Florence Hotel, San Diego [graphic] /

Interior (including dining room) and exterior of the Florence Hotel.

 
Florence Klinger papers, 1945-1981.

Published and related materials pertaining to a wide variety of conservation issues and proposed projects in the San Francisco Bay Area. Includes Klinger's independent projects and projects as part of Contra Costa Park Council. Materials include publications from local and...

 
Florence Klinger Sierra Club papers, 1963-1976.

Papers relating to Florence Klinger's involvement in the Sierra Club.

 
Florence Lundborg drawings and photographs [graphic].

Pencil illustrations of burros, Native Americans, an eskimo girl, and a rabbit within a spherical form. Photographs depict her painted glass "personality balls", with faces or animal forms on glass spheres. Some photographs bear color annotations by Lundborg on versos.

 
Florence M. Fava writings, 1971-1973.

Photocopies of typescripts mainly re findings in an archeological dig of a Constonoan or Ohlone Indian site in Los Altos Hills. Also, a brief history of the Mesa family, including information on the land grant of Rancho San Antonio to...

 
Florence McChesney Clifton collection on California Democratic Party, 1938-1966 (bulk 1938-1950).

Contains correspondence, telegrams, notes, publications, clippings, and programs concerning Democratic Party activities and interests. Concerns James Roosevelt, Calif. Governors Culbert L. Olson and Edmund "Pat" Brown, reelection campaigns of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman, and Helen Gahagan Douglas....

 
Florence Prag Kahn and Julius Kahn family papers, 1852-1948.

Collection includes biographical information about Mary and Conrad Prag (Florence Prag Kahn's parents), Julius Kahn, Florence Prag Kahn, and Conrad Kahn (Julius' and Florence's son); the writings of Mary Prag, including her essays "My Life Among the Mormons" and "Early...

 
Florence Reid photograph album [graphic]

Album contains snapshots of friends, family, and California scenery including Woodacre Lodge; various outing locations; the Los Angeles area and Exposition Park; Yosemite, Hetch Hetchy and other Sierra Nevada locales; and El Verano. Some individuals indentified as employees of John...

 
Florence Stevens scrapbooks : Sitka, Alaska, 1912-1914.

Contains two paper bound scrapbooks of a domestic science teacher at Sheldon Jackson School in Alaska with clippings, announcements, programs, student ephemera, etc. mostly related to school activities. Clippings include images of Native American young adults engaged in school and...

 
Florida Mountain Mining Company stock certificates and tonnage chart, 1910 and 1919.

Nos. 676 and 677 to C.L. Nichols signed by indistinguishable signatures, dated October 10, 1910. Printed by Goes, and in corporated under the laws of South Dakota.

 
Florilegio Tabasqueno : Tabasco, Mexico : ms., 1925.

An anthology of poems by Tabascan poets, including several items later reproduced in Santamaria's printed compilation, La poesia tabasquena -- Antologia ... (1940)

 
Floyd G. Montoya letter : Pueblo, Colo., to Jose Lino Taylor, San Luis, Colo., 1920 Aug. 21.

On letterhead stationery of The Floyd Fairlyland Film Corporation (Pueblo and Alamosa, Colo.) correspondence from its vice-president to an investor regarding dividends on shares purchased. Letterhead depicts a reel of film unwinding to create a banner title with the company...

 
Floyd Salas papers, circa 1958-2008.

Contains manuscript drafts, including "Tattoo the wicked cross," "What now my love," "Lay my body on the line," "The dirty boogie," "Fandango," "Heat of the hunt," and "La favorita."

 
Flying Cloud crew list ... : DS, 1854 Apr. 23-28.

List and agreement, with signatures of crew signed on for voyage to Hong Kong; affidavit of Josiah P. Creesy, Master, certified by J. Walton, Deputy Collector, U.S. Custom House, San Francisco.

 
Focus on Family Farms Day records, 1978-1986.

Contains correspondence, event details and clippings relating to the yearly event.

 
Fodor's Alaska rough cut [videorecording]

Rough cuts played back on film equipment of a Fodor's video guide to Alaska. Tapes are dated September 21, 1992, November 12, 1992 and 1993. The 1993 video includes narration for the finished product.

 
Foley, Jack Papers relating to Robert Duncan tribute, 1988 April 4.

Letters and post cards of acceptance or regrets, often embellished with anecdote and versified reminiscence, from colleagues and friends on the occasion of a memorial gathering organized by Foley following the death of poet Robert Duncan. One letter is a...

 
Folk art objects from the Karen Lee Wald Cuban research collection [realia].

Includes hand-crafted biplane and motorcycle constructed from used soft drink cans, bottles, wire, etc.

 
Following the cattle king : oral history transcript : a lifetime of agriculture, water management, and water conservation in California's Central Valley / 2002.

Childhood and family background in San Francisco and the Central Valley; reflections on great grandfather Henry Miller, including Miller-Haggin Agreement, 1888; UC Berkeley B.A., 1939; history of Miller & Lux; early career at Miller & Lux, 1940s; building Monterey Airport...

 
Folsom, J. L. (Joseph Libbey) Letter to William Van Voorhies and related item : San Francisco : LS, 1851 Aug.

Requesting from California Secretary of State official copy of action in the Legislature concerning the Leidesdorff estate and escheated estates as per legislation of D.P. Baldwin and William Thom.

 
Folsom prison views from the Ira Cross collection [graphic]

Views of prison buildings and grounds including interiors of dormitories, kitchens, dining room, prison cells, etc. Also shows prisoners at work in the quarry, prisoners exercising, and other activities.

 
Folsom State Prison (Folsom, Calif.) photograph album [graphic].

Album includes photographs of prisoners, prison grounds, guards and other personnel of Folsom State Prison (Folsom, Calif.). Activities depicted include prisoner entertainment and recreation, quarrying, and guard duties, as well as leisure time activities of prison personnel and their families....

 
Fong Fook Gee immigration documents, 1921-1936.

Contains U.S. Public Health Service card, a doctor's cetificate of health and an alien tax receipt.

 
Foothill Jewish Community records, 1991-1999.

This collection consists of materials that document the history and activities of the Foothill Jewish Community, an organization that was active from June 2, 1991 to September 1, 1999.

 
For Bunn Bunn [graphic] : drawings of animals and a Valentine's Day card made by Alexander Calder for his nephew Kenneth Hayes.

Scrapbook of pasted-in animal sketches in ink inscribed: to Bunny on his 5th birthday from Sandy. Valentine sketch of a stork with a movable wing inscribed: For Bunn Bunn....

 
Forbes, A. A. Photographs of Cottonwood Lakes and Creek, and other southern Sierra Nevada scenes [graphic]

Collection contains views of mountains and scenery in the following locations: Mount Whitney, Crabtree Meadows, Cottonwood Lakes, Cottonwood Creek, Rock Creek Lake, and Army Trail Pass. One view shows tents at "Anton's Camp, Cottonwood Creek."

 
Ford and Sanborn Mercantile Company records, 1870-1871, 1914-1920.

Contains the financial records of a Salinas, Calif. general store. Receipts are only for businesses with names starting with the letters L-P.

 
Ford-Earl family papers, 1835-1980.

Primarily papers of the families of Jerome B. Ford (1821-1889), Josiah Earl (1821-1884), Guy Chaffee Earl (1861-1935), and Ella Ford Earl (1860-1945).

 
Foreign Students and the Berkeley International House, 1928-1961 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1966-1967.

Comments on his father, James A. Blaisdell and his presidency of Pomona College; his own career as director of International House from its inception in 1930 until his retirement in 1961. Photographs inserted.

 
Forest History Society oral histories, transcripts, 1953-1956.

Incomplete typed transcripts of interviews conducted by John Larson of the Forest History Society with Casimir J. Wood, president; J.W. Lilly, resident manager; and William McCarthy, mechanic.

 
Forest Management in the United States Forest Service 1907-1952 : Berkeley, California : typescript, 1965.

History of his career in the U.S. Forest Service particularly as assistant chief in charge of management, protection and development of national forest resources, 1935-1952; observations on some of the leaders in the Service; Civilian Conservation Corps.; federal legislation affecting...

 
[Forest scene] [graphic]

Title supplied by cataloger.

 
Forest Service issues and legislation to 1951 : oral history transcript / 1965-1974.

Bound with this are two additional transcripts of interviews conducted in 1964 by Mrs. Fry pertaining to the Forestry Service: The Making of a Regional Forester, by Evan W. Kelley, with comments also on the CCC. ([44] l.) Recollections of...

 
Forest taxation study, 1926-1935 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1965-1967.

Background of the study conducted by the U.S. Forest Service, the personnel, how it was conducted, etc. Included also: a report on the forest insurance study conducted by the Forest Service, written by Harold B. Shepard for ROHO. Appended: correspondence...

 
Forestry, lobbying and resource legislation, 1931-1961 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1966-1968.

Work with U.S. Forest Service, Humboldt Redwood Reforestation Association, California Tax Research Bureau, and State Board of Equalization; comments on State Board of Forestry; California State Forest Practice Act; lobbying for California Forest Protective Association; Artie Samish and other lobbyists....

 
Forestry photographs from the Emanuel Fritz papers [graphic].

Photographs relate to Fritz' career and show logging and forestry, mainly in California, but also in other states and countries.

 
The forgotten Californians : Chico, Calif. : typescript, 1974.

History of the Hawaiian family and their arrival in California in 1839; marriage into the Konkau tribe of California; comments on the Round Valley Indian Reservation; and life and work with John and Annie Bidwell. Photographs and genealogies for the...

 
Form und Farbe in der Gestaltung : ein Lehrbuch fur den Kunstunterricht, [19--]

Preferred citation: Form und Farbe in der Gestaltung, BANC MSS 74/140 z, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

 
Formas en blanco para cuentas militares : n.p. : ms., [undated]

Blank forms for the financial records of the Cuarta Compania Volante (Fourth Mobile Company)

 
Former executive director, Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma counties, 1974-1991 : oral history transcript / 1997.

Family background, Jewish community, Cleveland, OH; education at Lafayette College, and Hebrew Union College, 1964-1969; rabbinical student in Israel during 1967 War; assistant rabbi, Congregation Emmanu-El, San Francisco, 1969-1972; assistant to executive, United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York, 1972-1974;...

 
Fort Bragg, Calif. snapshot album [graphic]

Mainly uncaptioned views show homes, a baby, children, adults, motor and horse drawn vehicles, picnics and other outings, camping, and other family scenes. Includes photos of baby equipment: a walker(?), baby carriage, rocking horse, and other toys. Also includes photographs...

 
Fort Bridger miscellany.

Clippings and Mss. segregated from W.A. Carter family papers, pertaining to Jim Bridger, post life, and the physical establishment at Fort Bridger, including the text of a proposed promotional brochure by Mrs. Lulie (Carter) Groshon on the abandoned military post.

 
Fort Bridger post records, 1858-1890.

Includes registers of letters received, 1865-1866, 1868-1873, and 1885-1890; and copies of letters sent, 1858, 1964-1878. The 1858 letters include orders and special orders of escort troops en route, and at Camp Scott and Fort Bridger. A "History of Post"...

 
Fort Humboldt, California [graphic]

Views show Fort Humboldt as originally designed, and area around the fort.

 
Fort Laramie, Wyoming Territory [graphic]

Pictures document the historical development of Fort Laramie, from its inception. Includes general views of the town and fort, with Indians, officer housing, and other buildings. One photo of Fort Reno, Wyoming is also present.

 
Fort Mason photograph album documenting facilities following the Second World War [graphic].

United States Army photograph album documenting Fort Mason (San Francisco, Calif.) and vicinity. Includes general aerial views, views of structures and grounds, and interior scenes of buildings and facilities of the then-U.S. Army port. Also includes views of the adjacent...

 
Fort McDowell (Calif.) and United States Army Air Corps photograph album [graphic].

Album includes snapshot photographs depicting soldiers, ships and planes of, presumably, the U.S. Army Air Corps, as well as fortifications and other buildings of Fort McDowell on Angel Island (San Francisco Bay, Calif.). Also includes scenes taken during soldiers' leisure...

 
Fort Ross and Timber Cove views [graphic]

Collection includes many photographs of the Timber Cove area in Sonoma County, California. The Benitz family ranch and Benitz & Kolmer ranch are pictured showing orchards, apples, and related scenes. The old chapel at Fort Ross is shown, along with...

 
Fort Ross map and related materials, 1816-1918.

Plan of the Russian establishment at Fort Ross. (San Francisco, Oct. 27, 1816), letter of explanation (Nov. 13, 1918) from J. Franklin Jameson to Charles E. Chapman, and copy of Chapman's reply.

 
Fort Wingate, New Mexico views [graphic]

Photographs show a woman in a room (captioned: Gen Bradleys sitting room Fort Wingate New Mexico), a family group on a porch, and a large group under a shelter among trees. Photographs appear to relate to army officer Luther Prentice...

 
Fortnight: the newsmagazine of California : records, 1951-1957.

Form letters, financial reports, advertising rates, memoranda, etc.

 
Forty years in the Office of the President, University of California, 1905-1945 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1959.

Comments on work in the president's office as stenographer, secretary and executive secretary under presidents Wheeler, Barrows, Campbell and Sproul; faculty members; the campus during the two world wars. Appended: Stevens' farewell address to President Wheeler and official job description....

 
Foster's and Bickford's diners and bakeries [graphic].

Chiefly diner and bakery storefronts (exteriors), interiors, and window displays. Some photographs of staff in restaurants and bakeries, and some portraits of unidentified executives are also present.

 
Founder and director of Disabled Students' Services, UC Riverside and UC Davis : oral history transcript / 2000.

Family background in foreign service; onset of polio in the Philippines, 1950; rehab at Kabat-Kaiser, 1951-1954; independent living skills, India and Pakistan; UC Riverside, B.A., and career: HOPE (Handicapped Opportunity Program for Education) and Special Services; UC Davis, Office of...

 
Founding Clos du Bois Winery : oral history transcript : a marketing approach / 1998.

Background and early marketing experience with Procter & Gamble; developing and marketing Pine Mountain Log and other products; developing Breckenridge Ski Resort; Clos du Bois: vineyards in Alexander and Dry Creek Valleys, producing wine at other wineries, marketing goals for...

 
The founding of the Internation House movement : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-1971.

Recollections of founding of International House in New York and its extensions to Berkeley, Chicago and Paris; relationship with the Rockefeller family. Photographs, copies of letters and other documents enclosed. With this: additional documentary material.

 
Four California certified public accountants : oral history transcript / and related material, 1958-1968.

Interviews with Harry J. Cooper (23 l.), John F. Forbes (15 l.), James E. Hammond (23 l.), and Anson Herrick (22 l.). Recollections of early days of public accounting in California, their own careers, and the formation of the California...

 
[The Four elements [graphic] : illustrative designs after Watteau].

Decorative panels with ornamental scrollwork and elaborate design elements surrounding human figures in scenes representative of the four elements. Each is individually captioned: L'Eau, La Tierre, L'Air, and Le Feu.

 
Four fragments of manuscripts found at a Mohammedan monastery in Abouja, Nigeria in 1903 : and related materials, [ca. 200-700 A.D.]

Also included: Photocopy of statement by Walter Sylvester Hertzog concerning the fragments.

 
Four items relating to Boston Corbett, who killed John Wilkes Booth and to John Corbett, alias Boston Corbett : 1911-1913.

Contents. - [no. 1] Typewritten letter, signed, Topeka, Kan., Jan. 23, 1913, to Francis E. Leupp, from T.C. Biddle, supt. Topeka state hospital.-[no. 2] Typewritten letter, signed, Atlanta Ga., Jan. 23, 1913, to Francis E. Leupp, from William H. Moyer,...

 
Four letters from Fanny Stevenson : to Gelett Burgess : ALS, 1898.

Love letters to Burgess written after Robert Louis Stevenson's decease.

 
Four letters from George W. Prichett

Originals in: Chicago Historical Society.

 
Four letters to Professor John Norton Pomeroy : Washington, D.C. : ALS, 1881-1884.

[No. 1] Supreme Court of the United States ... June 21, 1881. Relating in part to the proposed publication of a "sketch" by Prof. Pomeroy. (9 p. on 3 fold. leaves); [no. 2] April 14, 1882. Relating in part to...

 
Four Mexican subjects [graphic]

1. Pyramid -- 2. Architectural sculpture -- 3. Mexican subject (town square) after Guanajuato by Nebel -- 4. Mujica's Reconstruction of the Temple of the warriors at Chichen Itza.

 
Four stock certificates to Davis Louderbach : Virginia City, Nev. : DS, 1864 July 20.

With signatures of Warren Heaton, President, and E.W. Haines, Secretary.

 
Fournel, Victor Letters to Paul Lacombe : ALS, 1884-1885.

Letters concern the thesis written by his son, Charles, L'Hopital Beaujon: histoire depuis son origine jusqu'a nos jours.

 
Fourth of July celebration : San Francisco, Calif. : scrapbook, 1880 June 5-July 14.

Scrapbook compiled as a contemporary documentation of all the activities of this celebration, principally as recorded in almost all of the city's newspapers, beginning with an announcement of the Celebration Board in the June 5th issue of the Bulletin. Coverage...

 
Fourth of July parade, 1869, and other Oakland scenes [graphic]

Six views show a Fourth of July parade in Oakland. Also included: IOOF parade, April 26, 1869; view of the Golden Gate from Oakland; Lake Peralta; 12th Street Bridge, Oakland.

 
Fragments of letters and documents relating to California missions : ms., [undated]

Part of a collection of manuscript materials associated with the Franciscan missions in California. For other items in the collection, search under title: California mission miscellany, 1630-1830.

 
Fragments of sermons : ms., [undated]

Part of a collection of manuscript materials associated with the Franciscan missions in California. For other items in the collection, search under title: California mission miscellany, 1630-1830.

 
France, Consulate General, Korea documents, 1897-1910.

Correspondence with French consuls and ministers in China and Japan, the Korean Foreign Minister, the Japanese Minister and Resident at Seoul; and miscellaneous papers. The collection concerns the opening of the port of Mokpo to foreign commerce and the regulation...

 
France [graphic] : World War I.

Includes snapshots and postcards of European cities, villages, tourist sites, people, trenches, scenes of destruction, tanks, soldiers, etc., compiled by Parsons while in service with the Red Cross. Includes some views of Italy and of German soldiers.

 
France: miscellaneous letters and documents.

Concerns French social life, customs and history. Individual items cataloged separately. Search under title: France: Miscellaneous letters and documents.

 
Frances Rand Smith papers, ca. 1908-1937.

Consists of manuscripts and research notes of unpublished works by Frances Rand Smith. Manuscripts are of "Spanish grants and early ranchos in Palo Alto's history," and "The Mission of San Diego de Alcala: a study of the architecture of the...

 
Francis A. Jenkins papers, 1956-1958.

Relate to his work in physics at the University of California at Berkeley and to the loyalty oath.

 
Francis Augustus Bishop diaries : and related material, 1855-1874.

Describes activities while an engineer in 1855; living at Shingle Springs in 1868 (written in Bancroft's Diary for 1868, contianing useful memoranda, and table for reference, H.H. Bancroft and Company, bought at J.F. Crawford, Bookseller, 4th and K, Sacramento); Again...

 
Francis Burnham Rigby photograph albums [graphic] : reconstruction of San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley after the earthquake and fire of 1906, and scenes from the English countryside.

California album (Vol. 1) contains ms narrative text by Rigby describing his observations of several San Francisco Bay Area locales and various aspects of American culture in general (business, real estate, transportation, democracy, boys and girls, police officers and the...

 
Francis De Salles Carroll papers, circa 1906-1959.

Contains correspondence including letters from lovers Gaetano Felice "Felix" Marchetti and Llewellyn Stone, from his wife Sibyl Augusta Baldwin before their marriage and from Martha Swan, among others. Also includes scrapbook with pictures of Carroll and his wife, a typescript...

 
Francis Edward Prevaux letters, 1845-1859.

Contains sixty-six handwritten personal letters of Baptist missionary to California, Francis Edward Prevaux, and his wife, Lydia Prevaux (nee Rowell), addressed to various other family members. Fifty-six of the letters are written by Francis Prevaux and mostly addressed from Oakland...

 
Francis J. Turner papers.

Research on perrology of ultrabasic rocks in New Zealand; 3-axis stage for petrographic microscope; fabric of deformed rocks & artificially deformed rocks and minerals; study of the fabric of Yule marble from a quarry at Yule Creek, Colorado.

 
Francis John Sullivan papers, [ca. 1906-1924]

Correspondence; copies of his speeches; miscellaneous financial papers; a few photographs; clippings; and genealogical data re the Sullivan family.

 
Francis Joseph Heney correspondence on microfilm.

Microfilm of letters of Francis J. Heney from various collections held in The Bancroft Library as of January 1964. Contains letters from the papers of Hiram W. Johnson (BANC MSS C-B 581), James D. Phelan (BANC MSS C-B 800), Fremont...

 
Francis Joseph Heney correspondence with Theodore Roosevelt, 1906-1918.

25 letters from Roosevelt; copies of 3 letters from Heney. Chiefly concerning the San Francisco graft trials, Progressive Party policies and the Oregon land fraud cases. A letter to Mrs. Heney, May 27, 1918, and booklet for the Welcome Home...

 
Francis Kittredge Shattuck papers.

Relate to one of the founders of Berkeley and to his associates, and include documents concerning his estate. Includes titles and deeds to property, notes, legal documents, biographical materials, and news articles.

 
Francis Le Chevalier dictations on naval career : [San Francisco, Calif.], circa 1887.

Manuscript dictation accounts of a United States Navy veteran of his military career during the U.S. Civil War and the Mexican War. The Civil War account (4 p.) includes the capture of Fort Henry, being taken prisoner and released, discharge...

 
Francis M. Thompson miscellany : and a speech on Chinese immigrants in California, circa 1880-1916.

Documents relate to the life of Francis M. Thompson, including a "Fort Square map" (in oversize folder) showing property of Thompson and others; a resolution of the Franklin County Bar Association in his honor, a biographical sketch and related correspondence...

 
Francis P. and Marjory B. Farquhar photograph collection [graphic]

Includes numerous National Parks views (especially Yosemite and other Sierra Nevada locations, with some camping trips and Sierra Club outings), and photos of the Grabhorn Press in San Francisco. Includes some photographs relating to Francis P. Farquhar's association with The...

 
Francis P. Farquhar collection of material relating to Clarence King.

Letters of King to J.T. Fields, W.H. Brewer, and J.T. Gardiner and reports of the 40th Parallel Exploration; material concerning the Century Association memorial and the republication of The Helmet of Mambrino and poems, The Three Lakes.

 
Francis P. Farquhar on accounting, mountaineering, and the national parks : oral history transcript / and related material, 1958-1960.

Notes on Mr. Farquhar's early life, family and travels; accountancy, including work for the Navy and National Park Service; development of professional standards; mountaineering interest and experiences; interest in fine printing and history. With photographs inserted. Accompanied by transcripts of...

 
Francis P. Farquhar papers : additions, 1899-1985.

Correspondence, manuscripts of writings, subject files, and other papers.

 
Francis P. Farquhar pictorial collection [graphic].

Collection consists primarily of photos and drawings relating to the Sierra Nevada mountains and the region's history. It includes images taken by Farquhar and his contemporaries as well as photographs of historical interest which he collected as part of his...

 
Francis Parkman letters, 1864-1888?

Re his historical writings.

 
Francis Pierce Lathrop papers, circa 1940-1945.

Correspondence, envelopes, photographs, post cards, and ephemera of an ordnance officer serving in Europe during World War II. Correspondence is addressed to his sister Lucy Lathrop Boggs of Berkeley, Calif. from a variety of locations, mostly overseas, including England and...

 
Francis Rawdon-Hastings letters, 1786-1808.

Relate to various military and legal matters.

 
Francis S. Foote papers, 1926-1953.

Correspondence, notes, copies of his articles and photographs, relating to his work on Alexis Waldemar Von Schmidt and the California boundaries. Include letters from Sydney Wilmot, Herbert I. Priestley, Mabel R. Gillis, George L. Harding, Ernest W. Spaulding, U.S. Webb,...

 
Francis S. Philbrick papers, [ca. 1909-1912]

Correspondence, notes, and outlines on research in various Spanish archives for material relating to Cuba.

 
Francis Violich collection of Telesis records, 1939-1996.

Contains by-laws minutes, rosters, program information, including newsletters and exhibitions files, and correspondence documenting the work of Telesis (1939-1952). Also includes research of Violich including manuscripts, interviews with major Telesis players and publications about the birth of environmental planning (1974-1993).

 
Francis Violich papers, circa 1940-1986.

Contains correspondence, reports, manuscripts, course notes, speeches and lectures, organizational files, project files, and biographical information.

 
Francis W. Page papers, 1853-1879.

Letters mainly from banking establishments in Sacramento and Marysville; Page's will; and revocation of power of attorney.

 
Francis Walcott Sierra Club papers, 1954-1972.

Papers relating to Francis Walcott's involvement in the Sierra Club.

 
Francis William Hutchinson papers, 1944-1994.

Consists of articles and two book-length manuscripts: Cryogenic Engineering, Refrigeration, and Gas Liquefaction and, The Solar House: Design and Performance.

 
Francis William Rubke papers, ca. 1912-1947.

Includes letters from Henry Morse Stephens, Charles E. Chapman, F.S. Philbrick, Samuel E. Morison, K.C. Leebrick, Robert H. Lowie and others, and miscellaneous papers relating to his student days at the University of California.

 
Francisca Vallejo McGettigan scripts for KYA radio series "Padres, Gringoes and Gold," 1936-1937.

Scripts for a weekly radio program sponsored by Chamberlain Lotion and covering the history of California, from the Spanish period up to the 1930s, primarily focusing on the history of Northern California and the Vallejo family's role in the development...

 
Francisco Alatorre letters received : mss., 1855-1869.

Letters received by the Mexican general, relating to Mexican internal struggles and resistance against the French. Correspondents include Miguel Auza, Santos Degollado, Manuel Doblado, Mariano Escobedo, Gabriel Garcia, Luis Garcia, Jesus Gonzalez Ortega, Benito Juarez and Ignacio Zaragoza.

 
Francisco Antonio Marin del Valle papers as governor, 1756-1757.

Papers for his two terms as Governor of New Mexico, 1749-1754 and 1762-1767. Chiefly concerning Indian affairs, petitions, criminal investigations and correspondence with the viceroy.

 
Francisco del Toro letters : Mexico, 1912-1913.

Letters written by, or relating to, Brigadier General Toro.

 
Francisco Guerrero y Palomares papers : ms., 1839-1847.

Relate mainly to Guerrero's petitions for land in San Francisco and for an extension of his Rancho Corral de Tierra, with letters and documents from Guerrero, M. Jimeno Casarin, Antonio Maria Osio and Manuel Micheltorena. Also included are two variant...

 
Francisco Ocampo papers, 1847, 1865-1872.

Copies and originals. Include registration of Ocampo's cattle brand by Enrique Avila, 1847; Los Angeles tax receipt, 1865; agreement re sale of cattle, 1869; accounts, 1869-1870; deeds for property in Los Angeles; documents relating to litigation for lots in Los...

 
Francisco Palacio de Miranda papers, 1862-1868.

Bills, billheads and advertisements chiefly from San Francisco merchants ...

 
Francisco Perez receipts : Guadalajara, 1849 May.

Acknowledgment of receipt of coins for delivery to Barron, Forbes & Company.

 
Franck Roberts Havenner scrapbooks and papers, [ca. 1936-1952]

Scrapbooks contain clippings relating primarily to his political campaigns and to his service as California Congressman, 1937-41 and 1945-53. Unmounted clippings in carton; mounted excerpts from Congressional Record and copies of legislative bills in the packages.

 
Francois Emil Matthes Sierra Club papers, 1915.

Papers relating to Francois Emil Matthes's involvement in the Sierra Club.

 
Frank A. Kittredge Sierra Club papers, 1938.

Papers relating to Frank A. Kittredge's involvement in the Sierra Club.

 
Frank A. Leach and Edwin R. Leach files related to mints, mines, refining, and smelting, 1890-1958.

Contains files on mines in California, Nevada and Oregon, mining companies, the U.S. Mint, and the San Francisco Mint. Mining materials include correspondence, company reports, assay notes, assay blueprints, maps, etc. Also includes documents related to the Leach's work with...

 
Frank Adams papers, 1917-1951.

Correspondence, including letters from the American Farm Bureau Federation, the California Farm Bureau Federation, Claude B. Hutchison, and Fred B. Wood; and reports and mss., mainly relating to irrigation in California.

 
Frank Adams, University of California, on irrigation, reclamation and water administration : transcript, 1958.

Interviews conducted, 1958, by Willa K. Baum for the Regional Cultural History Project, University of California Library, Berkeley. Portrait photographs of Mr. Adams and several of his associates, and related printed items inserted. Notes on his family, particularly his father,...

 
Frank and Eleanor Sloss family papers and photographs, 1899-1985.

This collection consists of papers and photographs relating to the families of Frank Sloss and Eleanor Lieberman Sloss, including Frank Sloss' research materials on the Hecht, Sloss, and Livingston families, Frank Sloss' correspondence on the history of the Sloss family,...

 
Frank and Hannah Schwabacher collection of California views [graphic]

Includes views of the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906, post-fire reconstruction, the Lake Tahoe region, Yosemite Valley, the Panama Pacific International Exposition, and miscellaneous other views.

 
Frank B. Latham accounts and correspondence, 1896-1901.

Correspondence, billheads, invoices, and receipts for payments related to Latham's work as secretary and agent with the North Pacific Coast Railroad and to the construction and improvement of properties in San Anselmo and other areas of Marin County, California.

 
Frank C. Newman papers, circa 1950-1990.

The Frank C. Newman Papers consist of correspondence and subject files. Subjects include human rights abuses, Greek political prisoners after the coup d'etat in 1967, the Supreme Court of California, and the United Nations Commission on Human Rights and its...

 
Frank E. Brower papers, 1870-1890.

Consists of letters, U.S. military documents, U.S. government documents, County of Sonoma tax records, family papers and news clippings of Doctor Frank E. Brower. Of note in the collection is his letter sent from Camp Bidwell (later called Fort Bidwell),...

 
Frank Eaton autobiography : and related material, 1949-1966.

Recollections of his early life in Kansas; murder of his father; experiences with Indians in the Cherokee Nation; pursuit of his father's murderers; career as U.S. Deputy Marshal. Annotated by Eva O. Gillhouse.

 
Frank F. Merriam papers : additions, 1934-1938.

Materials related to governorship of California (1935-1939). Carton 1: proclamations, 1934-1936; genealogical information; clippings; miscellaneous. Carton 2: correspondence; addresses, statements, etc.; speeches, press releases, etc.; resume of first year in office.

 
Frank Finley Merriam papers, 1867-1953 (bulk 1925-1935)

Preferred citation: Frank Finley Merriam papers, BANC MSS C-B 577, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

 
Frank Forest Bunker papers, [ca. 1900-ca. 1940]

Materials chiefly concern the Junior High School Movement and the Berkeley Public Schools.

 
Frank Glenn correspondence, 1892, 1931 April.

Typescript letter (1 p.) from the manager of The Grolier Bookshop in Kansas City, Missouri, Frank Glenn, addressed to Fred W. Allsopp, the buyer of a 1st edition book, "The Art of Bookbinding" by Joseph William Zaehnsdorf. Glenn is forwarding...

 
Frank Gralle scrapbooks, 1936-1937.

vol. 1 contains clippings re construction and opening of Bay Bridge, 1936; vol. 2, souvenir edition of San Francisco newspapers celebrating the completion of the Golden Gate Bridge, 1937, removed from vol. 1.

 
Frank H. Denman papers, 1889-1893.

Stock certificate, Petaluma and Sebastopol Railroad, signed by John A. McNear and Wm. B. Haskell; letter of credit, London, Paris and American Bank, Ltd., signed by Charles Altshul and Adolph Hochstein.

 
Frank H. Trego writings : typescripts, [ca.1926-1929]

Typescripts (except Blazing the New World Trail), illustrated with photos pasted in, of works titled: Sketches in the Southwest; Lands of Buddha, Mahomet and God; The Bahamas; Blazing the New World Trail (printed article); San Salvador.

 
Frank Holman Probert papers, 1895-1940.

Carton 1: lecture notes, laboratory notebooks, etc. from student days at Royal College of Science and Royal School of Mines. Carton 2: notes for speeches; reprints of articles, speeches, etc.; clippings of articles by him and about him and the...

 
Frank Honeywell papers, [ca. 1926-1931]

Letters, including several written to him in 1926 on the sale of his paper, The Pacific Rural Press, and three letters from George H. Hecke; notes and writings on his travels after his retirement; clippings of articles written by him...

 
Frank J. Thomas letters : typescripts, [undated] and 1918 July 22.

Reminiscences of childhood in Los Angeles, with information on the family home; schooling; a visit to Catalina Island; his father, mining engineer Charles C. Thomas; the capture of the Mexican bandit Tiburcio Vasquez; and the shipwreck of the "Golden Age"...

 
Frank Jones Huggins papers, 1853-1863.

Personal and business correspondence, some pertaining to Adams & Company agencies in Sonora and Stockton and lawsuits, 1855. Letters from his brother, Henry (attorney, Stockton), E.A. Bancroft, Wm. P. Morehouse, Timothy B. Storer and others.

 
Frank L. Lathrop correspondence, 1933-1934.

Concerning Mexican land grants in California and his efforts to concentrate all the records in California. Includes letters from Percy G. West, Theodore J. Hoover, Ray Lyman Wilbur, Ebert K. Burlew, Hiram W. Johnson, Seth W. Richardson, Grove J. Fink,...

 
Frank L. Sizer diaries : A.Ms.S., 1887-1942.

Relate mainly to his life in Helena, Mont., and in the San Francisco Bay Area, as well as his experiences as a mining engineer in Mexico and Honduras, and in the western United States, particularly Montana, California, Arizona, Nevada, Mexico,...

 
Frank Lawrence Maker papers, circa 1950-1960.

Correspondence, subject files, manuscripts, notebooks and publications.

 
Frank Lecouvreur diaries, 1851-1871

Diaries cover Lecouvreur's travels between California and Germany and his life while in California continuing up to his election as surveyor. Includes a fragment of a letter to "Marie" started from New York, October, 1868 with a second part written...

 
Frank M. Russell papers, 1943-1944.

Papers relate to Russell's activities as public member of the National War Labor Board, 10th Region. Included are letters from other members of the Board, union officials, etc.; memoranda relating to dispute cases; and copies of Board reports, directive orders,...

 
Frank M. Wilson papers, 1898-1925.

Include letters from his son Raymond, and from William J. Belcher, Henry E. Gill and H. E. Peterson, concerning Goldfield, Nevada in 1906; letters from Reinhardt Harding, John Galen Howard, Edmond O'Neill, J. W. Richards, Albert G. Spalding, and W....

 
Frank Matsuyama scrapbook, circa 1929-1948.

Contains letters referring to Yawara martial arts. Also includes photographs demostrating Yawara, of Frank Matsuyama and of August Vollmer.

 
Frank Mattison family papers, 1854-1988.

Consists of correspondence, clippings and related material concerning Frank Mattison and his father, John Stead Mattison, including biographical and genealogical material compiled and edited by James W. Proctor. Also includes items and information on daughters Ruth Mattison and Lila Mattison...

 
Frank Merritt Sheldon autograph collection, 1737-1941.

96 items, including autographs of United States presidents and statesmen, European leaders, authors and poets.

 
Frank Norris collection of pictorial material [graphic].

Includes Frank Norris' home at 1822 Sacramento Street, Post Office at 1309 Polk Street, Luna's Mexican Restaurant, at Dupont & Vallejo Streets, wide angle view of the "Greed" cast at Laguna & Hayes Streets (dated 1923), "Life's Whirlpool," coffee shop...

 
Frank Otis papers, 1874-1928 (bulk 1912-1928)

Primarily clippings relating to Alameda County, California, local politics, etc.; some letters and miscellaneous papers dating from the period when Otis served as mayor of Alameda; copies of some legal papers in litigation over the Lick Trust.

 
Frank P. Doherty papers on Hiram Johnson, 1922-1969.

Box 1: mostly contains materials relating to Johnson's failed presidential campaign in 1924; Box 2: materials about Johnson's political career in the United States Senate from 1922-1945, including copies of speeches by and about him, 1921-1969; Box 3: disbound binder...

 
Frank P. Skinner letters : to his sister and brother, 1886-1890.

Describes to family in Vermont about life in Southern California and all of the opportunities for business.

 
Frank Pichon papers, 1897-1900.

Relates to gold mining in Yukon Territory. Includes grant for placer mining, royalty and free miner's certificates, agreements re the working of the placer, and memorandum of bullion deposited in the U.S. Mint, San Francisco.

 
Frank R. Conniff papers, 1938-1977.

Subject files, clippings, scrapbooks (with clippings), correspondence, photographs.

 
Frank Raymond Devlin papers, [ca. 1894-1913]

Includes letters written by Devlin to Agnes E. Erb during their courtship and after their marriage, to her and their daughters, discussing Vallejo fraternal and civic activities, local politics while he was district attorney and state assemblyman for Solano Co.,...

 
Frank Rowe papers, 1946-1986 (bulk 1970s-1980s).

The Frank Rowe papers contain correspondence, legal files, newspaper clippings, flyers, writings and other materials concerning Rowe's dismissal from teaching at San Francisco State University in 1950 due to his non-compliance with the Levering loyalty oath. The papers document his...

 
Frank S. Redfield letters : ALS, 1852-1878.

Addressed to his brother and sister; describe his experiences on ships up the Sacramento River and along the Pacific Coast. Later letters describe events in Alaska. Included are letters from brother-in-law, Roswell Nash, 1851-1855, also engaged in the same business.

 
Frank Sands papers, 1897-1902.

Letters from Frank Allaire relating his voyage to California around the Horn in 1854, and concerning the wreck of the George Law in 1856; letter from Charles C. Holden re shipwreck of the Winfield Scott near Santa Barbara in 1853;...

 
Frank Schwabacher correspondence, 1953-1954.

Relating to Irving Reichert's book, Judaism and the American Jew. Included are letters from Reichert, Oscar Lewis, George P. Hammond and others.

 
Frank Simpson family correspondence, 1883-1949 (bulk 1883-1919).

Contains correspondence between various Frank Simpson family members including his wife Ettie, son Frank Jr. and daughter Olga, and from business acquaintances and the fraternity brothers of Frank Jr. Also includes a small amount of newspaper clippings, concert programs and...

 
Frank Soule documents, from pamphlets on biography, vol. 8 ... [1877-80] : Berkeley, 1941.

Documents relative to the "Petition of Frank Soule, of California, praying the passage of a law relieving him and his bondsmen from liability on a judgment rendered against him as Collector of the First District of California."

 
Frank Unger materials relating to Robert Louis Stevenson and George Sterling, [ca. 1887]-1914.

Scrap of paper, 5" X 8", bearing a quotation attributed to Robert Louis Stevenson, apparently in Unger's hand; 7" x 11" sheet of paper with a poetic inscription to Frank, in George Sterling's hand, signed and dated Sept. 7, 1914;...

 
Frank van Eckhardt photographs of Mexican crafts on display in Gump's department store, San Francisco, Calif. [graphic].

Includes photographs taken in the Discovery Shop of Gump's department store of displays of Mexican-inspired crafts, including tableware and furniture.

 
Frank W. Cushing papers, [1858-ca. 1914]

Family letters, 1858-1866, including some written by a brother from a Civil War battlefront, and scrapbooks.

 
Frank Xavier Riedy collection of negatives and autochromes of California scenes [graphic].

Chiefly photographs by Riedy, including views of San Francisco before and after the earthquake of 1906, views of Berkeley, the University of California at Berkeley, and the Berkeley fire of 1923, the Panama Pacific International Exposition, and Plumas County scenes....

 
Franklin Dickerson Walker papers : additions, [undated].

Drafts of writings concerning Treasure Island, and Emperor Norton and Mark Twain's use for the character Father Peter.

 
Franklin Dickerson Walker papers, [ca. 1930-1935]

v. 1 - Papers relating to the preparation of his biography of Frank Norris (1930-1933) including correspondence with family and friends of Norris; notes on interviews; transcripts of some Norris letter, manuscripts and book inscriptions; bibliographical notes; articles about Norris;...

 
Franklin Dickerson Walker papers, [ca. 1962-1971].

Draft of his book, The Seacoast of Bohemia, published by Book Club of California, 1966, and changes and additions for the trade edition published by Peregrine Smith, 1973, with related notes, correspondence and copies of photographs; copy of his article...

 
Franklin K. Lane letters to Lathrop Brown : Los Angeles, California and elsewhere, 1920-1921.

9 signed and 10 typewritten copies of letters concern strategies in politics and government, with mention of Lane's illness and perspective. Includes typed copies of each letter (with a typed copy only for a telegram of 1921 March 26), and...

 
Franklin K. Lane papers, 1907-1920.

Copies (mss., typescripts, clippings, etc.) of articles, speeches and press releases, chiefly as Secretary of the Interior. A biographical sketch by John McNaught included.

 
Franklin L. Yoakum papers, 1886-1887.

Dictation and partial draft of a revised edition of the History of Texas (New York, 1856), written by his brother, Henderson King Yoakum (1810-1856).

 
Franklin M. Henry papers, [ca. 1950-1959].

Contains subject and research notes, including information regarding decompression sickness.

 
Franklin Snyder Richards papers, 1929-1931.

Reminiscences concerning his political and legal career in Utah as prosecuting attorney, member of the council of the legislature, and general counsel for the Mormon Church, including his participation in the struggle for statehood; the formation of corporations to retain...

 
Fray Jose Guilez papers, 1808-1810.

Contains five items sent to Fray Jose Guilez, procurator of the Calfornia missions. One item is a receipt for 1340.5 pesos received from "Juan Martiarena" [i.e. Fray Jose Manuel Martiarena], dated Feb. 17, 1809 and signed by ship captain, Juan...

 
Fray Manuel de los Angeles carta : Mexico City : ALS, 1798 Sept. 18.

Inquiry of Carmelite monk concerning taxes on the monastery, with reply by Jose Ignacio Pinto, and note that the treasurer's office had been informed.

 
Fred Collier receipts, 1865-1867.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

 
Fred Emerson Brooks papers, 1912-1923.

Include letters from Abigail, Joaquin, and Juanita Miller (some enclosing copies of poems by Miller) and from William Jennings Bryan; a few letters by Brooks; clippings, reprints, etc. of published works; manuscripts of a few moving picture scenarios; clippings, programs...

 
Fred Iltis collection of photographs of Mexico and other subjects [graphic].

Chiefly includes that portion of Iltis' photograph archive pertaining to his visits to Mexico where he documented the indigenous and poor inhabitants of various locations, including Michoacan and the Distrito Federal (Mexico City). Includes portraits, still lifes, street views, and...

 
Fred J. Rippy correspondence, 1920 April 20-23.

Three items. One rejection letter for his manuscript The Relations of the United States and Mexico from 1848-1860, and two seeking teaching positions at universities.

 
Fred Ludwig Morris papers, 1894-1933.

Concerning mines and mining operations in Calif., Alaska, British Columbia, Mexico and Central and South America. Files include papers of some mining companies as well as Morris' own correspondence.

 
Fred Lundy collection of original cartoon drawings [graphic].

Includes original drawings executed by California cartoonist and caricaturist Fred Lundy throughout his career, chiefly for publication in magazines. Most works are preliminary sketches, studies and other unfinished drawings; only a few apparently finished, publication-ready pieces are included. General subjects...

 
Fred Orin Harris papers, 1936-1995.

Contains professional correspondence, documents relating to the organization of the department and its mission, campus administrative documents, design drawings for UCB and other theaters, letters praising productions he was involved with (many from prominent UC faculty and chancellors,) articles by...

 
Fred Pelka Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement oral history collection, 2005-2011.

Interviews with people with disabilities that formed the basis of Pelka's book What we have done : an oral history of the disability rights movement (2012). Interviewees are: Molly Blank, Ben Borreol, Charles Caniff, Judith Chamberlin, Jack Chase, Linda Chism-Andre,...

 
Fred Phillips family papers and photographs, circa 1900-1970.

The collection includes genealogical information about the Wartelsky and Benioff families, materials relating to Fred Phillips' campaigns and work as a Nevada State Assemblyman (including scrapbooks documenting his political and civic activities), materials relating to Webster Phillips' service in World...

 
Fred T. Perris papers : mss., 1876-1888.

Includes letter by Perris, Apr. 26, 1876, concerning inaccuracies of the recorded copy of the plat of Rancho San Bernardino; notes on surveys of the Monitor and Beatrice Mines in San Bernardino County; notes tracing the boundary of Rancho Muscupiabe,...

 
Frederic de Waldeck letters, 1825-1834.

Written from Mexico, mainly to his wife, describing his work with a mining company in Tlalpujahua; his archeological discoveries in the ruins of Palenque; travels in the state of tabasco during revolution; and cholera epidemic. Also included is a letter...

 
Frederic E. Wakeman papers, 1965-2005.

Correspondence, writings, teaching materials, research materials, and professional files.

 
Frederic Ferdinand Low papers, 1864-1870.

Contains documents signed as Governor of California and letters, mainly concerning California lands.

 
Frederic Ives Carpenter papers, 1923-1984, n.d.

Chiefly letters received from literary scholars, historians and writers. Principal correspondents include: Van Wyck Brooks, Bernard DeVoto, William Everson, Henry Alonzo Myers, Eugene O'Neill, George Rippey Stewart, Laurens Van der Post and Hyatt H. Waggoner. Collection also contains reprints and...

 
Frederic Logan Paxson papers, 46-39 B.C.-1948 A.D. (bulk circa 1910-1948)

A card file of historical notes arranged chronologically, records of graduate students, lecture notes, class grades, book reviews, and speeches. Correspondents include: Albert Beveridge, Arthur Schlesinger, Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, and Franklin Roosevelt.

 
Frederic R. Rich diaries, 1873-1887.

Concerning his life in Butte County, California - gold mining, working at various saw mills, including the Sierra Lumber Company, and ranching.

 
Frederic W. Goudy papers, 1921-1947.

Correspondence with Robert O. Ballou; draft of article on type; printed copy of Ballou's article on Goudy in the American Mercury, 1923; obituary clipping; photographs of Goudy's estate, Deepdene, in Marlborough-on-the-Hudson, New York.

 
Frederic W. Goudy photograph collection [graphic]

Photos of Goudy's estate, Deepdene, in Marlborough-on-the-Hudson, New York, his press (Village Press, founded 1903) and typefoundry, and the home of Dard Hunter, d. 1936, papermaker and printer.

 
Frederic W. Hall correspondence : San Francisco, Calif. : TLS, 1904-1905.

Contains three letters from Hall to S.J. McKnight, president of the Vallejo Gas Light Co. concerning shares of stock owned by Mrs. Hetty H.R. Green; one letter from McKnight to Hall with attached receipt form; and one letter from James...

 
Frederic Whyte correspondence : ALS, 1894-1905.

Most letters are addressed to Whyte, mainly as editor for Cassell and Company. Correspondents are Winifred Ashton (Clemence Dane), Sir S.B. Bancroft, Charles Marriott, Neil Munro, Sir F. C. Gould, E. W. Hornung, and Barry Pain. One letter, undated, is...

 
Frederica Cordelia Leidesdorff title transfer materials : ms., 1849.

Statement notarized by Walter Edwards of New York City attesting to the authenticity of a contract to transfer the title and interest of William A. Leidesdorff property in California from his heir and neice Frederica Cordelia Leidesdorff to Joseph Libby...

 
Frederick A. Fay papers, 1960-2000.

Preferred citation: Frederick A. Fay papers, BANC MSS 2012/136, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

 
Frederick Baker papers.

Primarily his writings on various aspects of forestry.

 
Frederick Bausman Holmes papers, 1964-1969.

Correspondence (13 letters) and photocopies of newspaper clippings of Sierra Club hiking trips by Fred Holmes. All of the 13 one-page letters are from C.M. Goethe, a noted Sacramento philanthropist, to Mr. Holmes (8 letters) and the Mother Lode Chapter...

 
Frederick Christian Hess letters : to Tobitha Hess : ALS, 1862-1865.

Consists of 116 letters written by Hess to his wife, Tobitha, while he was a soldier with the 104th Regiment of Illinois Volunteers during the Civil War. The letters were written from battlefronts in Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, and North Carolina....

 
Frederick Emmons Terman: oral history transcript / January 1974, April 1978, March 1971.

Pre-World War II teaching and research at Stanford: development of electronics manufacturing.

 
Frederick Folger Thomas correspondence, 1950-1960.

Concerns his interest and activity in fine printing particularly that of small presses.

 
Frederick Godfrey Hesse papers, 1861-1911.

Certificate of appointment as professor of mathematics in the U. S. Navy, signed by Abraham Lincoln; biographical data; letters of condolence to his children; and obituaries.

 
Frederick H. Pratt accounts and papers, 1857-1879.

Ledgers and papers including receipts for gold bullion, 1863; deed to property in Marin Co., and commissions as postmaster, San Rafael, California.

 
Frederick Horace Tibbetts papers, 1912-1938.

Papers relate to Tibbetts' career as consulting engineer.

 
Frederick John Teggart papers.

Professor of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley. Incomplete drafts of some of his writings and research and lecture notes.

 
Frederick Law Olmsted correspondence, 1910-1951.

Mainly carbon copies of his correspondence, l9l0-1916, relating to legislation concerning the National Park Service, with a few reference to the Hetch Hetchy controversy. Include letters from J. Horace McFarland and Richard B. Watrous (American Civic Association), Mark Sullivan (Collier's),...

 
Frederick Slate papers : additions, 1879-1894.

Mainly letters from European firms concerning the purchase of equipment for the Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley. Included are letters from Cyrus Fogg Brackett, Alfred Marshall Mayer, John Harmon C. Bont'e, Edward S. Holden, William A. Anthony and...

 
Frederick T. Frelinghuysen letters : Washington, D.C. : LS, 1885 Jan. 19.

Two letters, one referring to the election of President Arthur, and the other, addressed "to the President," concerning approval of Senate Bill No. 1820.

 
Frederick Vernon Coville field diary, 1891.

Coville's personal diary of the Death Valley Botanical Expedition from 1891 January 3 through September 1.

 
Frederick Webb Hodge, ethnologist : transcript, 1956.

Interviews conducted April 5 and 26, 1956 in Pasadena by Corinne L. Gilb for the Regional Cultural History Project, University of California Library, Berkeley. Recollections of his early life and interest in Indians; associations with the U. S. Geological Survey,...

 
Fredric J. Mosher papers, circa 1946-2000.

The collection contains correspondence, writings, research materials, subject files and materials related to the professional career of University of California School of Librarianship professor Fredric J. Mosher. The bulk of the collection consists of articles written for Lexikon des Gesamten...

 
Freeman & Company's Express receipts, 1851.

From the T.W. Norris Collection.

 
Freeman, Roland L. Portfolio [graphic] /

Photographs, taken between 1969 and 1985, of everyday life for African Americans in the South.

 
Freeman's Crossing Bridge [graphic]

Views of Freeman's Crossing Bridge (Middle Yuba Bridge), California State Highway 49 spanning the middle fork of the Yuba River, North San Juan Vicinity, Nevada and Yuba Counties, Calif. Includes inventory of 15 photographs made in 1992 by Don Tateishi,...

 
Freemasons, North San Juan, California, Manzanita Lodge, No. 102 papers, 1872-1897.

Circulars, petititions for degrees, membership applications/certifications, and purchase orders for materials for the lodge. About half of the documents are from 1877.

 
Fremont family letters : Los Angeles, Calif., to Mr. & Mrs. N.C. Carter, Sierra Madre, Calif. : ALS, 1895 December 6 & 16.

Informs Mr. N[athaniel] C. Carter that, on doctor's orders due to her mother's ill health, she and her mother will be coming to Sierra Madre on the noon train, December 8th, for a visit to stay at Carterhia.

 
French and German documents, 1460-1877.

Mainly documents, including passports, emanating from or pertaining to the town of Molsheim, 1460-1877; paper money and a bond from the period of the French Revolution; an official telegram, 1870, regarding the whereabouts of the Prussian troops; and a letter,...

 
French Corral, Calif. mining companies records, 1865-1899.

Contains mining company records in French Corral, Calif. including Gold Bluff Mining Company, Milton Mining & Water Company and others. Includes legal documents, financial records and correspondence.

 
French, Fitz Stephen. Letters written to Fitz Stephen French, 1834-1871.

Relating to his army career and his duties as member of Parliament, ca. 1835-1865.

 
French Hospital Benevolent Society, San Francisco records, 1858-1885.

Preferred citation: French Hospital Benevolent Society, San Francisco records, BANC MSS C-G 285, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

 
French laundries of San Francisco, and miscellaneous views [graphic]

1: Exterior of California French Laundry, 1642 13th Ave, G.B. Laffitte, proprietor (with horse and wagon) -- 2: exterior of South San Francisco French Laundry, with horse and wagon -- 3: laundry interior, with mangles and other machinery -- 4-5:...

 
French passports collection : Molsheim : DS, 1821-1844.

Three passports issued in Molsheim, France.

 
The Fresno Area and the California Wine Industry : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-1972.

Reminiscences of the Powers family, early settlers in California; the family fruit ranch near Fresno; establishment of family winery, Mt. Tivy winery in 1933; other wineries in the area, etc. Photographs, copies of clippings and documentary material inserted.

 
Fresno County land papers, 1862-1873.

Mainly mining claims and pre-emption notices.

 
Friedrich Carl Hermann Flossfeder papers, 1911-1916.

Mainly notes concerning the cultivation of vineyards and orchards. Naturalization papers also included.

 
Friend William Richardson correspondence, 1910-1923.

Letters to the editor of the Herald, Livermore, California, and letter as Governor of California.

 
Friends and associates of John Le Conte [graphic]

Includes studio portraits of Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz (2), Louis Agassiz (2), Henry W. Longfellow and Harvard mathematician Benjamin Osgood Pierce.

 
Friends of the Earth records, 1980-1987.

Records of the United States office of FOE, their activities and publications. Also contains files pertaining to FOE offices outside of the United States and on the activities of FOE International.

 
Friends of the River Foundation records, 1970-1983.

The records include correspondence, legal documents, reports, memoranda, subject files, newspaper clippings, maps, posters, and ephemera.

 
Frihoff Godfred Nielson diaries and autobiography, 1875-1935.

Description of life of Mormon farmer and teacher, his work for the church and other activities in Peterson, Utah, in Arizona and in New Mexico. Some accounts included.

 
Frog in the Well records, 1978-1999.

Correspondence, manuscripts and typescripts, press releases, booklists, reviews, and other records.

 
From Beat scene poet to psychedelic multimedia artist in San Francisco and beyond, 1948-1978 : oral history transcript / 2001.

Childhood and education in New York City; discovering poetry; moving to California, 1940s; writing poetry; meeting Allen Ginsberg, Maya Angelou; marriage to Jane Hill; marriage to Ann London; writing for Playboy magazine, 1960s; living on houseboat in Sausalito; USCO (mulitmedia...

 
From grassroots politics to the top dollar, fundraising for candidates and non-profit agencies : oral history transcript / and related material, 1976-1983.

Comments on career as professional volunteer for the Democratic Party in California, particularly as a fundraiser; posts she held in party organization, including National Committeewoman for California, 1965-68; role of women in the party; campaigns in which she was active,...

 
From Pardee to Buckhorn : water resources engineering and water policy in the East Bay Municipal Utility District, 1927-1991 : oral history transcript / 1993.

McLean discusses his pioneer family background; his career with the East Bay Municipal Utility District; various San Francisco Bay Area waterworks, including Pardee Dam; water supply projects and conservation policies.

 
From precinct worker to Assistant Secretary of The Department of Health, Education and Welfare : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1980.

Reflections on her work in the Repulican Party - in women's organizations, as precinct worker, in state and national campaigns (particularly the 1958, 1962 and 1966 gubernatorial campaigns in California and the 1960, 1964 and 1968 presidential campaigns), and as...

 
From private to publicly owned transit in the Bay Area : oral history transcript : reflections of the attorney, lobbyist, and general manager of the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District, 1950s to 1980s / 2003.

Upbringing in San Diego and Beverly Hills, California; University of California, Berkeley, 1937-1941; Navy service during World War II; law school at George Washington University and Hastings College; deputy legislative counsel for California Attorney General, 1949; attorney with Edwards &...

 
From skyline to seashore : oral history transcript : twenty-two years of leadership, land acquisition, and lobbying at the East Bay Regional Park District, 1964-1986 / 2003.

Family background, childhood education; graduate study in New York, early career; early years at the East Bay Regional Park District, 1964-1968; general manager of East Bay Regional Park District from 1968; managing the District during and after Proposition 13; later...

 
From sod house to State House : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1979.

Comments on career as an attorney in San Diego; election to California State Assembly in 1954; legislative issues; her unsuccessful reelection campaign, 1956.

 
From the annals of Lucious Lucullus Battle, M.D., 1849-1851.

Typed transcript (149 p.) of a doctor's narrative account of his overland journey from Memphis, Tennessee to the California gold rush via the southern route of Fort Smith and Santa Fe and his return home a year and a half...

 
From Yosemite to Kings River Canyon : ms., [undated]

Notes on his trip as Sierra Club member in 1896, and on the construction of trails in this area. (2 l.)

 
Frontier Boys riding club photograph album [graphic].

Album contains photographs of the Frontier Boys horseback riding club from Alameda County, Calif. taken during their annual outing in Mendocino County. Photographs include portraits of club members, riding scenes, and scenes of group at camp. Many members also sport...

 
Frozen foods industry photographs from the Pacific Northwest [graphic].

Scenes of frozen and canned food processing, packing, shipping and experimentation including workers, equipment and procedures, at various locations in Oregon, Washington, and California. Factories and shipping terminals depicted are Hershey Packing Corp., Gresham Fruit Growers, Bozeman Canning Co., R.D....

 
Fuentes para la historia republicana Confederacion Peru-Boliviana; catalogo analitico de los documentos del Archivo del Convento de San Francisco (Ayacucho) : Lima, Peru : typescript, [undated]

Index of South American newspapers (1826-1852) in the Convento de San Francisco in Ayacucho, notes and transcripts of articles on political events in Peru and Bolivia.

 
Fume blanc and Meritage wines in Sonoma County : oral history transcript : Dry Creek Vineyard's pioneer winemaking / 1996.

David Stare discusses developing Fume blanc and Meritage wines at his Dry Creek Vineyard in Sonoma County, Calif.

 
Funeral for a mill worker killed during IWW related protests in Aberdeen, Wash. [graphic]

Photographs show a long line of people walking, carrying a sign which reads "Fellow Worker McKay Murdered at Bay City Mill by a Co. Gunman May 3rd, 1923 A victim of capitalistic greed. WE NEVER FORGET!" The same sign is...

 
Funeral of Phoebe Apperson Hearst [graphic]

Funeral photos showing officials, flower arrangements, casket and mourners.

 
Funk, Helen Muir. Letters to Hattie Joost, [1911-1963 and undated]

The letters, written to a childhood friend, contain references to her father, John Muir, and other members of the Muir family and to the Muir home in Martinez, California.

 
Further interviews on personal and professional life : oral history transcript / 1998.

Family and values; beliefs and therapeutic orientation; psychiatry and child development; psychiatric work in Chicago, Hull House, dysfunctional families, women in psychiatry; pacifism; her gifted son Ivan Heisler's life; Leon Trotsky in Mexico; Mexico's people and the world today; Carmel,...