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Guide to the Herbert Gaytes Photograph Collection, [graphic], ca. 1890-1941
BANC PIC 1966.003--PIC  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Herbert Gaytes Photograph Collection, [graphic],
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1890-1941
    Collection Number: BANC PIC 1966.003--PIC
    Creator: Gaytes, Herbert
    Extent: Number of items: 44 albums (ca. 2300 items), 18 boxes (glass & film negatives) and ca. 1400 glass & film negatives.
    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: Locations photographed include: Chicago, Mexico, Salt Lake City, Alaska, and many locales in the American West and Southwest, with California views predominating. California locations include Oakland and the San Francisco area, Sierra Nevada scenes, and mining districts. In addition to general views, subject matter is often power projects, dams, rivers, mining operations and electric railroads.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research, except for the following:
    Bulk of glass negatives stored off-site. Not for public use.

    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], Herbert Gaytes photograph collection, [graphic], BANC PIC 1966.003--PIC, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.