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Guide to the Businesses and scenes in Oakland, Calif., ca. 1914-ca. 1920
BANC PIC 1983.123--NEG  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Biographic Note
  • Scope and Content
  • Negative Storage Note

  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Businesses and scenes in Oakland, Calif.,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1914-ca. 1920
    Collection Number: BANC PIC 1983.123--NEG
    Creator: Cheney Photo Adv. Co.
    Extent: 29 glass negatives; 8 x 10 in.
    Repository: The Bancroft Library.
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: Collection consists of photographs of a number of Oakland businesses, institutions, homes, streets, and scenes. Included are the Hall-Scott Motor Co. and several businesses from the Richmond, Calif. area.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Shelved as BANC PIC 1983.123--PIC. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Businesses and scenes in Oakland, Calif., BANC PIC 1983.123--NEG, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Indexing Terms

    Hall-Scott Motor Car Company, Inc.--Pictorial works.
    Oakland (Calif.)--Pictorial works.
    Richmond (Calif.)--Pictorial works.
    Cheney, E. S. (Eston S.).

    Biographic Note

    Cheney Photo Adv. Co. was a business owned by E.S. Cheney.

    Scope and Content

    Businesses and scenes in Oakland, Calif. consists of 29 photographs by the Cheney Photo Adv. Co., taken ca. 1914-1920. Views include Oakland businesses, institutions, homes, streets, and scenes, as well as views of several businesses from the Richmond, Calif. area.
    Also includes one view of the Hall-Scott Motor Car Company, Inc.

    Negative Storage Note

    Restricted glass negatives are housed in the following boxes:
    • 1-8: Box 1
    • 9-15: Box 2
    • 16-22: Box 3
    • 23-29: Box 4