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Lunt Family Vacation Photograph Album
PC PA 060  
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  • Scope and Content
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: California Historical Society
    Title: Lunt family vacation photograph album
    Identifier/Call Number: PC PA 060
    Physical Description: 0.75 linear feet
    Date (inclusive): circa 1900
    Abstract: Photograph album consisting of 116 black and white gelatin silver photographic prints documenting a family vacation in 1895-1905. Photographs show primarily women travelers to the Hotel Russell in Monte Rio, Sonoma County, California, and the Terrace Grove Hotel in an unidentified location. The women are photographed participating in recreational activities such as boating, hiking in a Redwood forest, and picnicking.
    Language of Material: Materials are in English.

    Scope and Content

    Photograph album consisting of 116 black and white gelatin silver photographic prints documenting a family vacation in 1895-1905. Photographs show primarily women travelers to the Hotel Russell in Monte Rio, Sonoma County, California, and the Terrace Grove Hotel in an unidentified location. The women are photographed participating in recreational activities such as boating, hiking in a Redwood forest, and picnicking. Contains a few photographs showing San Francisco street scenes including the White House department store and a boat or ferry named "Vallejo" docking amidst a crowd of people celebrating. Also contains group photographs and portraits of unidentified persons; most likely members of either the Lunt or Branley families. There is one portrait identified as George T. Branley.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Materials in this collection, which were created between 1895 and 1905, are in the public domain in the United States. Permission to publish or reproduce is not required.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Mrs. Robert E. Lunt.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item, date]; Lunt Family Vacation Photograph Album, PC PA 060; Box P014; California Historical Society.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Monte Rio (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
    Outdoor recreation -- California, Northern -- Pictorial works
    Women travelers -- Pictorial works
    Gelatin silver prints
    Photograph albums