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Finding aid to the Photographs of the Berkeley fire of 1923
BANC PIC 1987.056  
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
    Title: Photographs of the Berkeley fire of 1923
    Creator: Gigoux, Joe
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC PIC 1987.056
    Physical Description: 11 photographs : black and white prints ; 9 x 15 cm and 8 x 13 cm
    Date (inclusive): 1923
    Abstract: Snapshot photographs of the Berkeley fire of 1923, as well as efforts to combat the fire.
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.


    Photographed by Joe Gigoux.


    Title devised by cataloger.


    Photographs captioned on backs. Item titles transcribed from captions.


    Snapshot photographs of the Berkeley fire of 1923, as well as efforts to combat the fire. Includes views of streets, cars, houses, ruins, smoke, people, a fire engine, etc. Includes a view of the grounds University of California campus from a street at its edge. The final two views may be of other subjects.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted to The Bancroft Library. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html .

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Photographs of the Berkeley fire of 1923, BANC PIC 1987.056, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    The Photographs of the Berkeley fire of 1923 were given to The Bancroft Library by Gerry Kotz in May, 1987.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Bancroft Library staff prior to 1993.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Fires -- California -- Berkeley -- Photographs
    Berkeley (Calif.)
    Gigoux, Joe