Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Finding Aid to the Negative Files of the Fang Family San Francisco San Francisco Examiner Photograph Archive, circa 1930-2000
BANC PIC 2006.029--NEG  
View entire collection guide What's This?
Search this collection
Collection Overview
Table of contents What's This?
Local news photographs taken by staff of the Examiner, a major San Francisco daily newspaper. The vast majority of the negative files record local persons and events in San Francisco, the Bay Area, and Northern California. Included are all the topics typically found in local news coverage, including politics, state and local government, society, sports, visiting dignitaries and celebrities, fashion, the arts, crime, accidents, transportation, urban and suburban development, and human interest stories. The negative files are not limited to images that were published in the newspaper; most were never printed.
3,600,000 photographs (approximately 3,600,000 photographic negatives in 3228 boxes) ; safety film, nitrate film and glass : various film sizes, chiefly 4 x 5 in. and 35mm
Copyright to photographs taken by staff photographers of the San Francisco Examiner in this collection has been assigned to the University of California Regents. Only the photographs created by these staff photographers in this collection are made available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license (CC BY 4.0, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/). The following attribution is required for all uses of these photographs: "Fang family San Francisco examiner photograph archive © The Regents of the University of California, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. This work is made available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license."