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Chuck and Esther Abbott slide collection, ca. 1950-1976
MS39
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Title:

Chuck and Esther Abbott slide collection, ca. 1950-1976

Creator/Contributor:

Abbott, C. H

Creator/Contributor:

Abbott, Esther

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

This collection consists of slides taken by the Abbotts, who photographed U.S. shopping malls and other sites depicting urban development in the 1950s and 1960s. Also includes slides of the Pacific Garden Mall in Santa Cruz, California. The Abbotts were both professional photographers who moved to Santa Cruz, California in 1962 and became active in the historic preservation of Santa Cruz buildings. Chuck Abbott became known as the "Father of the Pacific Garden Mall"

Date:

1950 (issued)

Subject:

Abbott, C. H -- Archives
Abbott, Esther -- Archives
Cities and towns -- Growth -- Pictorial works
Shopping malls -- United States -- Pictorial works
Pacific Garden Mall (Santa Cruz, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Santa Cruz (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

The collection is open for research by appointment only
Special Collections and Archives holds the copyright to the images in this collection. No duplication or reproduction is allowed without permission from Special Collections and Archives
Chuck and Esther Abbott slide collection, ca. 1950-1976, MS39. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz
Basic inventory available online
Gift of the Abbotts in 1976

Type:

slide

Physical Description:

slide
4,700 slides : col. ; 2 1/2 in. x 2 1/2 in

Language:

English

Identifier:

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MS39

Origin:

No place, unknown, or undetermined

Copyright Note:

The collection is open for research by appointment only
Special Collections and Archives holds the copyright to the images in this collection. No duplication or reproduction is allowed without permission from Special Collections and Archives

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