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Russell (George) aerial photography collection
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The George Russell aerial photography collection contains glass plate negatives, film negatives, nitrate negatives, and photographic prints of aerial photographs of California taken by George Russell. The majortiy of the photographs document the development of the Bay Area in the 1920s and 1930s. George Russell was an aerial photographer in the 1920s to mid-1930s.
George Russell (1888-1940) was a mechanic turned photographer. From the 1920s to the mid-1930s, Russell documented the development of the Bay Area by taking aerial photographs.
45 Linear Feet 53 half cartons; 1 document box; 12 flat boxes; 4 negative storage boxes
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Collection is open for research.