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Central Library/Carquinez Straits Collection
1997.88, 1992.9  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Central Library/Carquinez Straits Collection
    Dates: 1900-1920
    Collection Number: 1997.88, 1992.9
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1 box
    Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
    Martinez, California 94553
    Abstract: This collection consists of photographs of the San Francisco Ferry Building dated 1919, photographs of the Northwest Territories and a Columbia River fish salting plant evidently from the early 1900s, and prints of 1850s paintings of San Francisco. The material is from a much larger donation of materials from the Central Library of Contra Costa County in the 1990s. None of the material in this box pertains to the Carquinez Straits.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Contact the Contra Costa County Historical Society for publication permission.

    Preferred Citation

    Central Library/Carquinez Straits Collection. Contra Costa County Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection consists of photographs of the San Francisco Ferry Building dated 1919, photographs of the Northwest Territories and a Columbia River fish salting plant evidently from the early 1900s, and prints of 1850s paintings of San Francisco. The material is from a much larger donation of materials from the Central Library of Contra Costa County in the 1990s. None of the material in this box pertains to the Carquinez Straits.

    Indexing Terms

    San Francisco Ferry Building
    Northwest Territory
    Columbia River
    Fishing

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