Guide to Photograph Album Containing Over 330 Original Photographs Depicting Family Hunting and Camping Trips in 1910s and Early 1920s California MC308

Liz Phillips
University of California, Davis Library, Dept. of Special Collections
2021
1st Floor, Shields Library, University of California
100 North West Quad
Davis, CA 95616-5292
speccoll@ucdavis.edu


Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: University of California, Davis Library, Dept. of Special Collections
Title: Photograph Album Containing Over 330 Original Photographs Depicting Family Hunting and Camping Trips in 1910s and Early 1920s California
Identifier/Call Number: MC308
Physical Description: 1 volume 74 pages 19 x 26 cm
Date: 1921?
Abstract: Photograph album documenting one California family's hunting, fishing, and camping trips between 1913 and 1921.
Physical Location: Researchers should contact Archives and Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.

Scope and Contents

A wonderful album of almost 350 original photographs that document the travels of one family in California over the course of nearly a decade in the early 20th century. The album begins with images of a 1913 camping trip at vineyard in Sheldon, California. Other excursions include a 1913 camping and animal trapping trip to Lake Tahoe, which include images of their campsite and activities at Phillips and Echo Lake, and a 1920 and 1921 hunting expedition in the Bear Creek and Bear Mountain area near San Bernardino. In 1915 they traveled from San Diego to San Francisco via steamer, and there is a series of photographs depicting some their experiences in both cities. A detailed and extensive album, with many engaging images of early 20th-century California parklands.--Dealer's description.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Acquisition

Purchased from McBride Rare Books, 2019.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Photograph Album Containing Over 330 Original Photographs Depicting Family Hunting and Camping Trips in 1910s and Early 1920s California, MC308, Archives and Special Collections, UC Davis Library, University of California, Davis

Publication Rights

All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Families -- California -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works
Camping -- California -- Elk Grove -- Pictorial works
Camping -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works
Hunting -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works
Camping -- California -- Echo Lake -- Pictorial works
Hunting -- California -- Bear Creek (Colusa County)
Hunting -- California -- Bear Mountain (Calaveras County)
Michael and Margaret B. Harrison Western Research Center