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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Carpenter Pacific Coast Landmarks Photo Collection
    Dates: Undated
    Collection Number: MS0078
    Creator/Collector: Thomas Wheeler Carpenter, Jr.
    Extent: .50LF
    Online items available
    Repository: California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo. Special Collections and Archives
    San Luis Obispo, California 93407
    Abstract: Photograph album containing early 20th century and late 19th century photographs of Southern California sites of interest.
    Language of Material: English


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    Publication Rights

    Digital copies are provided to researchers for the purpose of study, research, and personal use only, unless otherwise specified in writing. Materials that are the property of Cal Poly Special Collections and Archives require written permission prior to publication. No complete collection may be reproduced. For print and online publication, please visit our Reproduction Services page online at http://lib.calpoly.edu/support/sca-policies/reproduction/. Special Collections and Archives reserves the right to review all reproduction requests and to withhold permission if scanning would endanger the material, would violate copyright law, or would violate institutional restrictions.

    Preferred Citation

    Carpenter Pacific Coast Landmarks Photo Collection. California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo. Special Collections and Archives

    Acquisition Information


    Biography/Administrative History


    Scope and Content of Collection

    One photograph album, 7" x 10", with black paper leaves containing approximately 150 photographs collected by Thomas Wheeler Carpenter Junior. Contains images of Western Canada, the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, Santa Catalina Island, Mount Lowe, Pasadena, Venice, Mount Wilson, Covina, Busch Gardens, Riverside, The Coronado Hotel, San Diego, La Jolla, an "Aviation Meet" at San Dominguis (Dominguez Field), and other images from throughout Southern California. Album inscribed on back cover with collectors name and address.

    Indexing Terms

    Mount Lowe
    Dominguez Field

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