The John J. Gorman photograph collection, 1898-1955, bulk 1912-1923, (SAFR 23367, P87-032) is primarily comprised of photographs
of John Gorman's travels as a marine engineer for Standard Oil Company and his personal travels, mostly in California, as
well as ephemera from professional and personal activities. The collection has been processed to the File Unit level with
some Items listed and is open for use.
John Joseph Gorman (1894-1961) was a marine engineer and an employee of the Tide Water Associated Oil Company and one of its
predecessor companies for 30 years. Many of his family members were early settlers in San Francisco, California, and were
influential in the city's commerce and development.
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other
case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.