California Business Ephemera Collection BUS EPH BUS EPH

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California Historical Society
678 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105



Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: California Historical Society
Title: California business ephemera collection
Identifier/Call Number: BUS EPH
Physical Description: 78.5 Linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1849-2000
Physical Location: Collection is stored onsite.
Language of Material: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Consists of a variety of ephemera pertaining to California businesses, mainly from San Francisco and the greater Bay Area, with large portions from Sacramento, Stockton, and Los Angeles. The bulk of the material dates from the mid 19th century through the early 20th century. Businesses range from major companies to small enterprises. Types of business represented include: mining, manufacturing, financial, utilities, import, transportation, travel, restaurants, and retail. Contains ephemera related to many aspects of business, including: advertisements, promotional and sales material, manufacturers sales catalogs, brochures, trade cards, forms, business cards, annual reports, stock certificates, theatrical playbills, travel guides, menus, tickets, invitations, newsletters, directories, receipts, letterhead, newspaper clippings and magazine articles.


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All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Director of the Library and Archives, North Baker Research Library, California Historical Society, 678 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105. Consent is given on behalf of the California Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], [File name], California Business Ephemera Collection, California Historical Society.

Related Ephemera Collections

Biography Collection
California Biography Collection
California Ephemera Collection
San Francisco Ephemera Collection
Menu Collection
Theater Ephemera Collection

Additions to the Collection

Additions to the collection are ongoing.

Processing Information

Processed by California Ephemera Project staff, funded by a Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources, in 2009-2010.


Collection is arranged alphabetically.

Scope and Contents

Consists of a variety of ephemera pertaining to California businesses, mainly from San Francisco and the greater Bay Area, with large portions from Sacramento, Stockton, and Los Angeles. The bulk of the material dates from the mid 19th century through the early 20th century. Businesses range from major companies to small enterprises. Types of business represented include: mining, manufacturing, financial, utilities, import, transportation, travel, restaurants, and retail. There are significant holdings for longstanding businesses, including Gump's, Emporium, Orpheum Theatre, Pacific Gas & Electric Company, Palace Hotel, Southern Pacific Railroad Company, and Standard Oil Company.
Contains ephemera related to many aspects of business, including: advertisements, promotional and sales material, manufacturers sales catalogs, brochures, trade cards, forms, business cards, annual reports, stock certificates, theatrical playbills, travel guides, menus, tickets, invitations, newsletters, directories, receipts, letterhead, newspaper clippings and magazine articles.
Individual ephemera files can contain a single item or more extensive amounts of material, ranging from commercial print material to handwritten documents.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Annual reports.
Business cards.
Business enterprises--California--Los Angeles.
Business enterprises--California--Sacramento.
Business enterprises--California--San Francisco.
Business enterprises--California--Stockton.
Business enterprises--California.
Business records.
California Ephemera Project.
Company stores.
Manufacturer's catalogs.
Promotional materials.
Receipts (financial records)
Small business--California--San Francisco.
Small business--California.
Stock certificates.
Trade cards.
Travel guidebooks.




57 Club (San Francisco) February 1949


4 Star Theatre (San Francisco) 1970s




A-1 Auto Repair (San Francisco) undated


A. Ackerman Co. (Sacramento) 1887


A. Berbert Brother (Manufacturer of surgical instruments, San Francisco) circa 1880


A. Borella Co. (Dealers in bottles, San Francisco) 1887-1888


A. Brisard (Century News Paper, general merchandise, Arcata) 1881, 1963


A.C. Dietz Co. (Manufacturers of camphene, oil and fluids, San Francisco) 1861


A. Camman Co. (Ship material, San Francisco) 1872


A. Carlisle Co. (Printers, stationers, lithographers, San Francisco) 1930


A. Chichizola Sons (Importer and wholesale grocer, San Francisco) 1896


A.C. Lowell Co. (Fort Bidwell) undated


A. Crawford Co. (Ship chandlers, San Francisco) 1887-1888


A.E. Ridley Co. (Stencil and brass box manufacturers, San Francisco) 1889


A.E. Sabatie Co. (French importers and dealers in groceries, San Francisco) 1857


A.F. Downing Son (Agents for Murray and Lanman's Florida water, San Francisco) 1881, undated


A. Finke's Widow (Sparkling wine, San Francisco) circa 1900, 1966


A.F. Nye Co. (Importers of gas fixtures, lamps..., San Francisco) 1882


A.G. Spalding Bros. (San Francisco) 1921


A. Gerberding Co. (Grain brokers, San Francisco) 1898, undated


A. Hollub Co. (Importers and jobbers of paints, oils..., San Francisco) 1867-1870


A.I. Hall Son (Manufacturers' agents, San Francisco) 1887, undated


A. Jacobs Co. (Importers and jobbers of hats and caps, San Francisco) 1869-1870


A.J. McNicoll Co. (Manufacturers of elevators, San Francisco) 1891


A.J. Ranken Co. (Importers, exporters and wholesale grocers, San Francisco) 1911-1913


A.J. Rich Co. (Real estate agents, San Francisco) 1905


A.J. Rutledge and Sons (Real estate, Antelope Valley Lands, Lancaster) 1914


A.J. Plate Co. (Importers and dealers in guns, rifles..., San Francisco) circa 1870-1880


A. Karl Martin (Insurance, San Francisco) 1953


A.L. Auradou Co. (Wholesale and retail dealer in game, poultry, San Francisco) circa 1880-1886


A.L. Barth Co. (Nelson Point) 1852-1854


A. Lietz Co. (Manufacturers of surveying and nautical instruments, San Francisco) 1888, undated


A.L. Hettrich Company (Importers and wholesale dealers in sea shells, coral..., San Francisco) 1908


A.M. Simpson Bro. (Lumber dealers, San Francisco) 1872


A.O. Cook Son, Cook Ellis (Manufacturers of leather belting, San Francisco) 1878-1887


A. Parsons Co. (San Francisco) 1869


A.P. Hotaling Co. (Importers and dealers in wines and liquors, San Francisco) 1860-1882, 1964, 1994


A. Piaggio Co. (Dealers in groceries and provisions, San Francisco) 1892


A.P. Raye Co. (Carpets, oil cloths..., San Francisco) circa 1880


A. Roman Co. (Wholesale books, San Francisco) 1866-1872


A. Sabella's (Restaurant, San Francisco) 1967, undated


A. Schilling Co. (Tea and spices, San Francisco) circa 1880-1910, 1947, undated

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

A. Schlueter Co., Inc. (Clothes irons, Oakland) circa 1890


A.S. Rosenbaum Co. (San Francisco) 1857-1870


A. Sulka Company circa 1951-1956


A.T. Ames Manufacturing Company (San Francisco) 1907


A.T. Farish Co. (Wool, hides and tallow, San Francisco) circa 1870


A. Wassermann (Importers of dry goods, cigars..., San Francisco) 1858-1866


A.W. Kenison Co. (Beer distributors, Auburn) undated


A.W. Pike Co. (Locksmiths' supplies, San Francisco) undated


A.W. Sanborn Co. (Carriage Manufacturers and dealers, San Francisco) 1882


Aarco Company (Los Angeles) undated


Abbey Homestead Association (San Francisco) 1871


Abbey Rents (Oakland) undated


Abbotsford House (San Francisco) 1884


Abcock's Millinery (San Francisco) circa 1880-1885, undated


Abercrombie Fitch (San Francisco) circa 1950s, 1962


Abietine Medical Company (Oroville) 1893


Abraham Brothers (Oakland) undated


Abrams and Brother (San Francisco) 1857-1859


Abrams, Albert. Dr. (San Francisco) 1896


Abramsky, M.L. (Real estate and loan, San Francisco) undated


Abramson Bacon (San Francisco) 1884


Abramson-Heunisch Glass Company (San Francisco, Los Angeles) 1899-1902


Abstract and Title Company (San Diego) 1903


Academy of Motion Picture Arts Sciences (Los Angeles) 1940-1957, undated


Ace Jewelers and Loan Co. (San Francisco) 1960


Ackerman Kohn (San Francisco) 1900


Ackerman, Block Co. (San Francisco) 1883


Ackerman Brothers, Importers (San Francisco) 1882, undated


Ackerson, Charles H. (Contractor and builder, San Francisco) 1880


Ackerson Russ (San Francisco) 1867


Acme Brewing Co. (San Francisco) 1948, undated


Acme Floor Co. (San Francisco) 1950


Acme Realty Co. (San Francisco) undated


Acteen Chemical Service Co. (Berkeley) 1930, undated


Adams, Blinn Co. Lumber Dealers (San Francisco) circa 1870


Adams-Booth Company (Sacramento) undated


Adams Co. (Express, banking, Eakins egg substitute) undated


Adams House (Plymouth, California) undated


Adams, J.H. (Commission merchant, Marysville) 1857


Adams, O.B. (M.D., Oakland) 1885


Adams Springs (Resort, Lake County) 1899-1927, undated


Addison, Stephen (Lumber dealer, Folsom) 1884


Adelsdorfer Brothers (San Francisco) 1862-1870


Adler, Lewis (Real estate agent, Sonoma) undated


Adolph Sutro Co. (Importers of foreign and domestic fancy goods, San Francisco) 1853-1889


Advanced Instrument Corporation (Berkeley and Richmond) 1960, 1962


Aerial Steam Navigation Company 1866


Aero Special Delivery (San Francisco) undated


Aetna (Steam tug, San Francisco) 1888


Aetna Life Insurance Company 1921


Aetna Quicksilver Mining Company (Napa) 1875


Aetna Springs Co. (Napa County) 1899, undated


Afloat Motor Company 1908


Agency Mission Woolen Mills (San Francisco) 1867


Ahern, Peter (Schooner for hire, San Francisco) 1888


Ahwanee Hotel (Yosemite National Park) 1932-1951, undated


Aigeltinger, E. (Wholesale, retail, grains, coal..., San Francisco) 1909


AirCal 1984


Air Ferries, Ltd. (Oakland, San Francisco, Vallejo) undated


Air Resorts Airlines (Carlsbad) circa 1983


Air Ship (San Francisco) undated


Airways Rent-a-Car (San Francisco) undated


Airways Traveler 1946


Alameda Daily Encinal undated


Alameda County Advocate (Haywood) 1874


Alameda County Building Trades Council 1918


Alameda County-East Bay Title Insurance Company 1934-1955, undated


Alameda Theatre (Alameda) circa 1918


Alamo Gold Silver Mining Co. (San Francisco) 1872


Alaska Commercial Co. (San Francisco) undated


Alaska Juneau Gold Mining Company 1944


Alaska Pacific Steamship Company undated


Alaska Packers Association 1960-1961


Alaska Steamship Company undated


Albers Brothers Milling Co. (Cereals, meals and flours, Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco) 1918


Albert C. Samuels Co. (Jewelers, San Francisco) 1923


Albert-Lovett Corporation (Apartments, San Francisco) undated


Albert Mau Co. (Grocers, San Francisco) 1885-1887


Albion Hotel (Mendocino) 1896


Albrecht Waters (San Francisco) undated


Alda Gold Mining Company 1883


Alden's Dining Saloon (San Francisco) circa 1947


Alcazar Theater (San Francisco) circa 1885-1962, undated

Physical Description: 2.0 boxes

Alexander, A. (General merchandise, Folsom) 1888


Alexander Baker (Importers and dealers in stoves, pumps..., Redwood City) 1872


Alexander Company (Clothing, San Francisco) 1859


Alexander H. Todd Co. (Produce and general commission merchants, San Francisco) 1861


Alexander Mackay Son (Manufacturer and dealer of carpets, oil cloths..., San Francisco) circa 1880-1896


Alexander-Yost Co. (San Francisco) 1902


Alexandria Hotel (Los Angeles) 1917, undated


Alfred Burnett's Entertainment undated


Alhambra Bottle Shop (San Francisco) 1955


Alhambra Theater (San Francisco) 1868-1906, undated


AL. Hayman Co., Inc. (Theatrical agents, San Francisco) 1897


Alioto Alioto (San Francisco) 1992


Allardt, G.F. (San Francisco) 1895


Alleghany-Oriflamme Mine Co. 1909


Allen Co. (San Francisco) 1916


Allen, Charles R. (Foreign Steam Coal Screenings, San Francisco) 1889


Allen Lewis (San Francisco) 1891


Allen, James G. (San Francisco) 1888


Allendale Cleaners (Oakland) undated


Allendale Hardware (Oakland) 1956


Allen's Photo Supply (San Francisco) 1961


Allin, T.D. (Civil engineer-surveyor, Pasadena) circa 1895


Allingham, William (Artesian well borer, San Francisco) undated


Allis-Chalmers Co. (San Francisco) circa 1905


Allison, Gray Co. (General commission merchants, San Francisco) 1890


Allyne White (Importers, refiners, San Francisco) 1872, circa 1880


Almaden Store (New Almaden) 1907


Almaden Vineyards (Los Gatos) 1948-circa 1961


Alouette Resaurant (San Francisco) circa 1951-1965


Alpha (Alpha Hardware, department store, Grass Valley and Nevada City) 1959, undated


Alsop Co. (San Francisco) 1860-circa 1870


Alta California Bookstore (Berkeley) undated


Alta California Telegraph Company (Sacramento) 1854


Alta Mira Hotel (Sausalito) 1955-1960


Alvin Duskin Factory Store (San Francisco) 1970


Alvord, Haviland Co. (Dealers in hardware, Marysville) 1855-1857


Al Williams Health System, Inc. (San Francisco) 1945


Amador County Lumber Company (Sutter Creek) 1901


Ambassador Hotel (Los Angeles) 1980, undated


Ambler's Modern Auto Court and... Exclusive Pottery Shop (Salinas) undated


Amelio Cafe (Restaurant, San Francisco) undated


American Airlines, Inc. 1945-1954


American Bank (Oakland) undated


American Bank and Trust Co. (San Francisco) circa 1890


American Biscuit Co. (San Francisco) circa 1890


American Bitumals Co. (San Francisco) circa 1939


American Bridge and Building Company (San Francisco) 1888


American Can Company (San Francisco) circa 1906


American Condensed Milk Co. (San Francisco) undated


American Consolidated Cigar Co. (San Francisco) circa 1900


American District Messenger Service (San Francisco) 1894


American District Telegraph Company (San Francisco) 1878-1892, undated


American Electric Company (Telegraph and telephone instruments, Stockton) 1890


American Exchange, J.M. Williamson Proprietor (Provisions, Folsom) 1884


American Exchange Hotel and Restaurant (San Francisco) 1856, circa 1900


American Exploration Company (Simi) 1955


American Express Company (San Francisco) 1958


American Foreign Insurance Association (San Francisco) 1951-1957


American Gold Dredging Company (San Francisco) 1919


American Guild (San Francisco) 1898


American Hardwood Floor Co. (San Francisco) 1913-1917


American Hotel (Auburn) 1864


American Lubricants Company (San Francisco) undated


American Milling Company (San Francisco) 1903


American Mutual Fund (Los Angeles) 1967-1976


American Neolith Works (San Francisco) undated


American Oil Paint (San Francisco) 1884-1909


American Olive Co. (Los Angeles) 1905


American Pipe Company (San Francisco) circa 1874-1878


American Potash Chemical Corp. (Trona) 1947-1960


American Presidents Lines (San Francisco) 1941-1985, undated

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

American River Water and Mining Co. (Folsom) 1860-1865


American Salt Co. (San Francisco) 1888


American Siberian Trading Co. (San Francisco) undated


American Speaking Telephone Company (San Francisco) 1878


American Stone Co. (Oakland) undated


American Telephone and Telegraph Company 1969-1974


American Theatre (San Francisco) circa 1852-1858, 1907-1908, undated


American Tire Machinery Inc. (Los Angeles) 1946


American Toll-Bridge Company (San Francisco) 1924


American Trust Company (San Francisco) 1928-1960


Ames Detrick Co. (Importers, manufacturers, burlap bags, San Francisco) 1887-1889


Ames Harris Neville Co. (Bags, twines, San Francisco) 1895-1915, 1946


Amos, F.R. (San Francisco) circa 1870


Amos Johnston (Blacksmiths, Etna) 1879


Amthor and Company (Paint and wallpaper, San Francisco) undated


Amtrak 1973-1983, undated


An Siobin (The Irish Pub, San Francisco) 1965


Anabel's School of Ballet (San Carlos) 1969


Anaheim Lighter Co. (Commission and forwarding merchants, San Francisco) circa 1870


Anaheim Union Water Company (Anaheim) 1884


Analy Savings Bank (Sebastopol) 1910


Anchor Brewing Co. (San Francisco) undated


Anderson, A. H. (Painter and paper hanger, Sacramento) undated


Anderson Valley Advertiser (Boonville) 1984


Anderson Valley Wine Growers Association (Philo) 1987


Andre's L'Omelette (French restaurant, Palo Alto) undated


Andrew Jackson Mining Company (Knight's Ferry) 1863


Andrew's Diamond Palace (Jewelry store, San Francisco) undated


Andrews, George N. (Pipe organ manufacturer, Oakland) circa 1899, 1948-1972, undated


Andrews T.P. (Kodak Agency, reloading, developing printing, San Francisco) undated


An-Fo Manufacturing Co. (Insecticides, Oakland) undated


Anglo California National Bank (San Francisco) 1935


Anglo California Trust Company (Bank, San Francisco) 1918-1955, undated


Anglo-American Gas Control Company (San Francisco) circa 1890-1891


Anglo-Nevada Assurance Corporation (San Francisco) undated


Angus McLeod Co. (Wine growers and wholesale spirit merchants, San Francisco) circa 1885


Anshen and Allen (Architects, San Francisco) undated


Antelope (Steamer) 1852-1853


Anthony Podgornik, West Portal Jeweler (San Francisco) undated


Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (Northern and Southern California) 1950


Antlers Hotel (San Bernardino) 1957


Antonietti Painting Co. (San Francisco) undated


Apollo Cafe (San Francisco) 1928


Apple Computers Inc., Applefest (Cupertino) 1987


Apple's Radio (Philco Radio-Phonographs, Berkeley) undated


Ag ua Caliente Springs Hotel (Sonoma) 1891


Arata Schaffino (Importers olive oil, dealers in hardware, twine..., San Francisco) 1899


Arbogast, Aaron Asa (Dentist, San Francisco) circa 1906


Arcade Boot and Shoe House (Oakland) circa 1885


Arcade Hotel (Sacramento) 1881


Arcadia Dancing Palace (San Francisco) 1921


Arcadia Pavilion (San Francisco) circa 1923


Arcata Mad River Railroad Company (Arcata) 1887-1902, circa 1920


Arcata Redwood Company, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation, Simpson Timber Company 1975


Architecture-Restoration and Conservation undated


Arctic Oil Works (San Francisco) 1896-1899, undated


Arden Farms Co. (Dairy products, Los Angeles) 1939-1943


Arden-Mayfair Inc. (Los Angeles) 1967


Argentum Gallery (San Francisco) 1981


Argonaut Hotel (San Francisco) undated


Argonaut Mining Company Ltd. (San Francisco) 1937


Argonaut Savings and Loan Association (San Francisco) undated


Arion Halle (Henry Grimm, wine, beer and billards, San Francisco) undated


Arlie and Arlie (Hardware, kitchen utensils, ammunition, San Francisco) 1929


Arlington Square (Los Angeles) undated


Armes Dallam (Importers and manufacturers of wood and willow ware) 1860-1887


Armes, G.W. (Wooden and willow ware, San Francisco) 1888


Armstrong Nurseries (Ontario) 1917-1939

Physical Description: 3.0 folders

Armstrong, Quatman Co. (San Francisco) 1905


Arnaudon, A.J. (Mendota) 1895


Arnett Rivers (Agents, vulcanized rubber, machine belting..., San Francisco) 1891


Arnold Hardware Company (San Francisco) 1905


Arnold, Will H. (OPNZIT, Oakland) circa 1895


Aronson, A. (Furniture, San Francisco) 1889


Arpad Haraszthy Co. (Producers of champagne and general wine dealers, San Francisco) circa 1881-1887


Arper, George W. (Importer of independent refiners, oils, gasolines, Oakland) circa 1885-1899


Arper Brothers, (Wholesale dealers, illuminating oils, gasolines..., Oakland) circa 1885


Arrillaga Musical College (San Francisco) undated


Arrington, N.O. (Insurance, financial, investment broker, San Francisco) undated


Arroyo Seco Water Company (Pasadena) 1887


Art Jobs Agency (San Francisco) 1961


Art Motel at Club Nine (San Francisco) 1986


Art Sally Marquette, San Ysidro Avocados (Santa Barbara) undated


Arthur J. Sullivan Co. (Funeral directors, San Francisco) 1952


Arthur Rubloff Co. (Real estate, Los Angeles, San Francisco) circa 1975


Artistic License (Guild of restoration craftsmen, San Francisco) 1983


Asbury Rapid Transit System (Los Angeles) 1942


Aschow, J.N. (Violin and bow maker, Oakland) undated


Ashby Hardware Co. (Berkeley) 1911


Ashmead Kellum (Signs, store fittings, San Francisco) 1871


Ashton Gardiner (Real estate and insurance agents, San Francisco) undated


Ashurst Oil Land Development Company (Stockton) 1903-1909, undated


Asia Import Export Co., Inc. (San Francisco) undated


Asmussen, G. (Wholesale-retail dealer, coal, wood, grain, San Francisco) circa 1880


Assay Office (Bar and restaurant, San Francisco) undated


Associated Bedding Company (San Francisco) circa 1900


Associated Oil Company (San Francisco) 1933-1936, undated


Associated Telephone Company, Ltd. (Santa Monica) 1945


Associated Transfer Co. and Associated Taxicab Co. (Oakland) undated


Association of Master Plumbers of San Francisco 1896


Association of San Francisco Distributors (Warehousemen's Union Local 1-6, San Francisco) 1937-1940


Astrology (San Francisco) circa 1878


Atchison, Topeka Santa Fe Railroad (San Francisco) 1885-1960, undated

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

Athens, The (Room and board, Oakland) 1909


Atkinson, George F., ( Manufacturer and dealer in wood novelties, San Francisco) undated


Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1946


Atlantic Pacific Aerial Navigation Company (San Francisco) 1897


Atlantic and Pacific Telegraph Company (San Francisco) circa 1880


Atlas Art Studio (Los Angeles) undated


Atlas Iron Works, J.B. Jardine Prop. (San Francisco) 1883


Attorneys Printing Supply Company (San Francisco) 1951, undated


Atwater, F. H. (Crockery, glass etc., Petaluma) 1880s


Aubert's Diamond Palace (San Francisco) undated


Auburn Iron Works (Auburn) 1982


Auburn Lumber Company (Auburn) undated


Audiffred Jacques (Real estate, San Francisco) undated


Audio Products Corporation (Burbank) 1949


Auditorium Hotel (Los Angeles) undated


Auditorium Theatre (Los Angeles) 1917


Auditorium Theatre (Oakland) 1924, undated


Auditorium (San Francisco) 1893-1927, undated


Audograph Inc. (San Francisco) 1956


Auger, Christiansen Co. (Commission merchants, San Francisco) circa 1870


August Antonio Boot Black (Oakland) undated


August Berg Son (Jewelers, Vallejo) circa 1880


Austin, Henry (Stoves, tin plate, wire..., San Francisco) 1855


Austin Brothers (Importers, hardware, iron, steel, Stockton) 1904


Austin Studios (Photo studios, Los Angeles, Oakland, San Diego, San Francisco) 1929


Austin, W. P. (Real estate, loans, insurance, Oakland) undated


Auto Livery Co. (San Francisco) 1906


Auto Tavern (San Francisco) undated


Auto Transit Co. (San Francisco) 1923


Automobile Mutual Insurance Company of America (San Francisco) 1948


Avery, Ira (Fruit grower, Newcastle) circa 1915


Avis Rent-a-Car 1957


Azusa Irrigating Company (Azusa) 1886




B. Arnold Company Inc. (Ingelnook wines brandies, San Francisco) undated


B. Blumenthal Co., Chicago Auction House (Dealer in fancy and staple dry goods, San Francisco) 1887, undated


B. Dreyfus Co. (Wine merchants, San Francisco) 1886-1887


B.F. Barton Company, Barton and Brother (Dealers in salt, San Francisco) 1863-1870


B.F. Hastings Bank Building (Sacramento) 1960


B.F. McDonald Company (Safety appliances, Los Angeles, San Francisco) circa 1935


B. Levy Son (General commission merchants, San Francisco) 1886


B.L. Solomon Sons (Importers of curtain materials, San Francisco) circa 1870


B.M. Atchinson Co., (Joseph Stalder), (Dealer in butter, cheese eggs..., San Francisco) 1872, undated


B. McMahon Son (Wharf, bridge and trestle work, San Francisco) 1888


B. Pasquale Sons (Manufacturers of society, military and church goods, San Francisco) 1892


B. S. Cough Croup Syrup (San Francisco) undated


B.W. Brown (Packers and curers, San Francisco) 1867-1868


Babcock Sutton, (Grain dealers and commission merchants, San Francisco) circa 1870


Babin, Landry C. (Rent collector, San Francisco) 1886


Bach Lux (Importers of hops brewers' materials, San Francisco) circa 1880-1884


Bach, J.C. (Real estate, San Francisco) circa 1920


Bach, Meese Co. (Wholesale wine and liquors dealers, San Francisco) 1883


Bachelder Manufacturing Co. (Napa) undated


Bachman Brothers (Importers and jobbers, dry goods, San Francisco) 1865


Bachrach Company (Advertising signs, specialties, San Francisco) undated


Bacigalupi, Peter (Musical instruments, San Francisco) circa 1918


Bacon's Palace of Sweets (Oakland) undated


Badger Brothers (Dealers in paints, oils, glass, Stockton) 1882


Badger, William G. (Wholesale dealer in ready made clothing, San Francisco) circa 1850


Baer Collapsible Rim Corporation (San Francisco, Oakland) undated


Baer, J., Mrs. (Dressmaker, San Francisco) 1886


Baer Notion and Toy Company (San Francisco) 1915


Baglietto, G.B. (Retail wine dealer, San Francisco) undated


Bailie, Thomas (Ship cleaning, painting, San Francisco) 1872


Bailey, Frank, Mrs. (Music teacher, San Francisco) circa 1900


Bailey, Henry (Manufacturer of curled hair, San Francisco) 1875


Baird-Bailhache Company (Gas heaters, San Francisco) 1916


Baird's Opera House (San Francisco) 1889-1890


Baker Hamilton (Importer, jobber, manufacturer of hardware, agricultural implements, Sacramento) 1872-1889, 2000, undated

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

Baker, A. A. (Importers and manufacturers of moldings, and picture frames, San Francisco) 1895


Baker, C.H. (Shoe stores, San Francisco) 1914


Baker, Frank (Importer, wholesale and retail dealer in carpets, oil cloths..., Marysville) 1855-1857


Baker, Frank (Importer, wholesale and retail dealer in carpets, oil cloths..., San Francisco) 1857


Baker Printing Company (Oakland) 1902


Bakers and baking industry (San Francisco) 1972


Balatex Company (Fabrics, San Francisco) 1940s


Balboa Theatre (San Francisco) 1926


Balconades (Dancing place, San Francisco) 1924


Baldwin Hammond (Real estate agents, San Francisco) 1892


Baldwin Howell (Real estate, San Francisco) 1903-1915, undated


Baldwin Read (Manufacturers, California jewelry, lapidaries, San Francisco) 1861


Baldwin Grill Works (Decorative iron, San Francisco) circa 1903


Baldwin Hotel (San Francisco) undated


Baldwin, O.D. and Son (Real estate agents, Baldwins real estate guide, San Francisco) 1887, undated


Baldwin Theatre (San Francisco) 1879, 1886, undated


Baldwin's, E.J. (Pure grape brandy, Santa Anita) circa 1882


Balfour, Guthrie Co. (Insurance agents, San Francisco) undated


Ballard, Joseph H. (Ship clerk, San Francisco) 1872


Ballet Brothers Construction Corporation (San Francisco) undated


Balocco, Edward Paul (Attorney, San Francisco) undated


Ballou, Addie L. (Artist, San Francisco) undated


Balmoral, The (Saloon, choice wines..., San Francisco) circa 1880


Balny, A.J. (Manufacturer of ostrich and fancy feathers, San Francisco) undated


Balser House (Georgetown) 1860


Baltimore Hotel (Los Angeles) circa 1910, undated


Bamber Companys Express (Express business and news agency, Oakland) circa 1870


Bambi Cleaners (San Francisco) 1940s


Bancal Tri-State Corporation (San Francisco) 1973-1975


Bancitaly Corporation (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1926


Bancroft Company (Railway guide, San Francisco) 1890


Bancroft-Whitney (Law book publishers, San Francisco) 1951, undated


Banister, James A. (Manufacturer of mens and boys shoes, San Francisco) 1886


Bank of Alex. Brown (Walnut Grove) undated


Bank America Realty Investors (San Francisco) 1977-1981


Bank of America (San Francisco, Los Angeles) 1910-1981, undated

Physical Description: 5.0 folders

Bank of Arcata 1900


Bank of Berkeley undated


Bank of British North America (San Francisco) 1860


Bank Building (California and Liedesdorff, San Francisco) 1960


Bank of Butte County (Chico) circa 1890


Bank of California (San Francisco, Virginia City) 1865-1923, 1952-1978, undated

Physical Description: 51.0 box

Bank of Canton (San Francisco) 1943, undated


Bank Exchange (Bar and restaurant, San Francisco) undated


Bank of Folsom 1912


Bank of Italy (Fresno) 1921


Bank of Italy (San Francisco) circa 1910-1926, undated


Bank of Los Gatos 1916


Bank of Martinez 1923-1949


Bank of Newman undated


Bank of Oceanside undated


Bank of Saint Helena 1894-1895


Bank of Sonoma County (Petaluma) circa 1870


Bank of Woodland 1895


Bank Specialty Co. (Los Angeles) undated


Bankers Alliance (Los Angeles) undated


Bankers' Guarantee Loan and Investment Company (San Francisco) 1891


Banking House (Don Pedro's Bar) 1854


Banking House, Montezuma 1854


Bankitaly Life 1921


Banks and banking (San Francisco) 1977


Banks Bull (Bankers, San Francisco) 1860


Banner Brothers (Wholesale clothiers, San Francisco) 1884


Banner Play Bureau Inc. (Entertainment publishers, San Francisco) undated


Banning Co. (Forwarding and commission merchants, Wilmington) 1866


Banning Company (Los Angeles) 1907


Barbers (San Francisco) undated


Barclay's Bank of California (San Francisco) 1971


Barcroft, R. (Manufacturer and dealer in hardware, stoves..., Merced) circa 1890


Bare Brothers (Furniture, carpets and upholstery, San Francisco) 1911


Barnard, Frank (Coal, San Francisco) 1888


Barnard Brothers (Business accounting, San Francisco) undated


Barney, James M. (General merchandise, San Francisco) undated


Barnum Bailey Circus (Oakland, San Francisco, San Jose) 1912, undated


Barrell House (Bar, San Francisco) 1972, undated


Barrett Hilp (Building contractors, San Francisco) 1943-1961


Barrett Sherwood (Jewelers, San Francisco) undated


Barrington, Charles L. (Agent, perfumes, San Francisco) undated


Barry Patten (Saloon, San Francisco) 1856


Barry, W. I. (Insurance, San Francisco) undated


Bartlett, Columbus (Attorney, San Francisco) circa 1894


Barth, Hughes Hinckle (Consultants in public relations, San Francisco) circa 1960


Barton Borradaile (Wholesale dealers in groceries, dry goods ..., San Francisco) 1859


Basaw Mfg., Inc. (Prefab buildings, North Hollywood) 1964


Basch, Joseph (Auctioneer, San Francisco) circa 1910


Basford, H.R. (Heating, San Francisco) 1918


Bassett, Joseph (Dealer in flour, grain, produce, San Francisco) 1867


Bateman Children, The (Theatrical act, San Francisco) circa 1850


Bauer Brothers Company (Manufacturers of ladies silk and lingerie, San Francisco) 1890, 1925


Bauer Gabriel, Bauer, Gus (Harness, buggies and bicycles, Folsom) 1908-1909, undated


Baum, Benjamin J. (Wholesale manufacturer of fine candies, San Francisco) 1926


Bay Aviation Service Company (San Francisco) undated


Bay Cities Ice Cold Storage Co. (San Francisco) 1943


Bay Cities Water Company 1905, undated


Bay City Manufacturing Co. (Hats, San Francisco) circa 1880


Bay City Plating Works, George M. Lederer Co. (San Francisco) undated


Bay City Soda Water Company (San Francisco) undated


Bay Counties Electric Construction Co. (San Francisco) 1913


Bay Counties Title Guaranty Company (San Francisco) undated


Bay District Horticultural Society, (San Francisco) 1872


Bay Engine and Parts Company (San Francisco) undated


Bay Point Oyster House and Restaurant (San Francisco) undated


Bay Shore and Fort Point Road Company (San Francisco) 1863


Bay State Rubber Co's Boots Shoes, Chauncey R. Winslow, Agent (San Francisco) undated


Bay Trade Oil Company (San Francisco) circa 1900


Bay View Distilling Company (San Francisco) 1884


Bay View Federal Savings (San Francisco) undated


Bay Warehouse, A.R. Van Damme Prop'r circa 1863


Bayly Clawson (Apothecaries, San Francisco) undated


Baywood Park Company (San Mateo) undated


Beals, Edward C. (Planing Mill, San Mateo) undated


Beamish Men's Furnishings, Beamish's Shirts (San Francisco) circa 1880-1882, undated


Bear Photo Service undated


Bear River Auburn Water Mining Company circa 1851


Bear Valley Mutual Water Company (Redlands) 1903


Beatie's Choice Candies (San Francisco) undated


Brecht, G.J. (Manufacturers agent, San Francisco)


Bechtel Corporation, Bechtel Brothers McCone Company (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1955-1959, 1998, undated

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Beck Brothers (Men's clothing, Oakland) undated


Beck, D.H. (Druggist, Centreville) undated


Beck, D.L. Sons (Commission merchants, San Francisco) 1887, undated


Beck, H.S. (Plasterer and whitener, San Francisco) 1873


Beck Elam (San Francisco) 1854


Bedell, William McKay, T.D. (Railway agents, San Francisco) circa 1885


Beers Davies (Importers of groceries, liquors..., San Francisco) 1858


Behrend, D. Sons (Jewelers, San Francisco) 1925


Behrman, Martin (Historic photographs, Oakland) circa 1945


Behrns, C. (Dealer in fine china, Stockton) undated


Behymer, L. E. (Theatrical agent, Los Angeles) undated


Beismann, A. (French confectionary, San Francisco) undated


Bekins Van Storage Company, Bekins-Speers Motor Company (San Francisco) circa 1956, undated


Belasco Blue-Bell Pictures (Motion picture company, San Francisco) 1922


Belcher Silver Mining Company (San Francisco) 1873-1888


Belcher, F.P. (Teamster, San Francisco) 1890


Belden Palache (Insurance, San Francisco) 1902


Belkin, Irving A. (Wholesale furs, San Francisco) undated


Bell Company (Publishers of songs and ballads, San Francisco) undated


Bell, H.C. (Dry goods, clothing, Oroville) undated


Bell, Henry C. (General merchandise, Sawyer's Bar) 1877


Bell, James (Dealer in flour, corn meal..., Tuolumne Mill) 1878


Bell, John C. (Upholstery, carpets, curtains, San Francisco) 1863-1864


Bella Union Theatre (San Francisco) 1882, circa 1960


Bella Vista Hotel (San Francisco) undated


Bellevue Homestead Association (San Francisco) 1866


Bellevue Hotel (San Francisco) circa 1920-1921, 1950


Belloc Et Cie (San Francisco) 1881-1882


Bell-Wether Gold Mining Company (Amador County) 1896


Belmont Florist (San Francisco) undated


Belmont Fruit Market (San Francisco) 1910


Belton Hearing Service (Berkeley) 1951


Belvoir Champagne Cellars (Warm Springs) 1967


Benaderet's Pipe Shop (San Francisco) 1940s


Bender-Moss Company, Bender-Chaquette (Law book publishers) 1900-1907, undated


Bendit, Samuel (Auctioneer and commission merchant, San Francisco) 1892


Benedict Turner (Clothing, San Francisco) circa 1892-1897


Benedict Smith (Merchant tailors, San Francisco) 1885


Beneficial Finance Co. (Berkeley) undated


Beneficial Standard Life Insurance Company (Los Angeles) 1962, undated


Benjamin Curtaz Son (Pianos, San Francisco) 1887-1900, undated


Benjamin Franklin Coffee House (San Mateo) circa 1955


Benjamin, J.H. (Astrology, San Francisco) undated


Bennett, J. D., Agent, Air Motor Wind Mill Co. (Shingle Springs) undated


Bennett Volz, Bennett Schutte (Wood mantles, San Francisco) 1898-1909


Bennetts, R.J. (Drugs, stationery and optical goods, Nevada City) undated


Bennison, Liebmann Company (Dry goods, Oakland) circa 1882


Benson Reichards, S. (Sewell) Benson Company (Dealers in hay and grain, San Francisco) 1852-1856


Benton Con. Company (San Francisco) 1890


Berford Companys (Maritime express, California) 1952


Berger-Carter Companys (Iron, steel, building supplies, San Francisco) undated


Beringer Brothers Inc. (Los Hermanos vineyards, St. Helena) circa 1952, undated


Berkeley Buick Company 1956


Berkeley Guarantee Savings and Loan Association (Berkeley) undated


Berkeley Hills Chapel undated


Berkeley Horticultural Nursery (Berkeley) 1939


Berkeley Motors (Lincoln Mercury dealership) 1953


Berlin Cleaning Dyeing Works (San Francisco) undated


Berman, Otto (Shirts, San Francisco) undated


Bermingham, Hermann Co. (Pacific naval store, San Francisco) 1875, undated


Bernard (Hair worker, cutter, San Francisco) undated


Bernard's (Baking powder, coffee, San Francisco) circa 1882


Bernstein's Fish Grotto (San Francisco) circa 1921-1966, undated


Berry Place (Steam pumps, San Francisco) 1869


Berry U-Drive (Car rentals, San Francisco) circa 1930


Berson, G., A. Berson Son (Importers of carpets, oil cloths, San Francisco) 1891, undated


Bertin, A. (Dyer and cleaner, San Francisco) circa 1880


Bertin Lepori (Coffe, tea and spices, San Francisco) 1898, undated


Bertram Bros. (Plumbers, San Francisco) 1898-1901


Bertrand's (Cards, San Francisco) 1948-1953, undated


Bert's New Idea Theatre (San Francisco) 1865


Bessie Boston Dahlia Farm (San Mateo) undated


Best Manufacturing Co. Inc. (San Leandro) 1895-1912, undated

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Best Western Motels (Travel guide, California) undated


Bethlehem Steel Company (San Francisco) 1949-1959, undated


Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation, Ltd. (San Francisco) 1918


Beverly Hills Nurseries (Beverly Hills) undated


Beverly-Plaza Hotel (San Francisco) undated


Bew Drug Company (Alameda) 1900


Beyer, R.W. (Drayman, San Francisco) circa 1870


Bible House (Books, bibles, cards, San Francisco) undated


Bibliotheque Francaise (San Francisco) undated


Bibo, Newman and Ikenberg (Home-made preserves, San Francisco) circa 1900


Bichard, N. (Dealer in anchors, chains, San Francisco) 1859-1888


Bidwell Cook (Wholesale, retail fancy goceries, Sacramento) undated


Big Shot (Photo enlargements, San Francisco) 1972


Big Sur Lodge (Big Sur) circa 1949


Bigamist Restaurant, Le (San Francisco) 1983


Bigelow, E. (Dealer in gunny bags, beans..., San Francisco) 1860-1889


Bigelow Little, Bay City Iron Works, (San Francisco) 1889


Bigley Brothers, Bigley, C. (Dealers in groceries, provisions, San Francisco) 1860-1878


Bill Kathy's (Cocktail lounge, Dunnigan) undated


Bill's Market, Leopold M. Fabry (Meats, San Francisco) circa 1870


Bill's Ski Shop (Mount Shasta City) 1950


Biltmore Hotel (Los Angeles) 1935-1968, undated


Bimbo's 365 Club (San Francisco) 1954-1957


Bine, S. (Importer, dealer in trimmings, laces..., San Francisco) circa 1880


Bing Kee (Wholesale dealer in Chinese and Japanese fancy goods, San Francisco) 1887


Biordi Art Imports (San Francisco) 1983


Bird's Quaker Restaurant (San Francisco) undated


Birdsall Olive Company (Auburn) undated


Birdsall, Silas H. (Dealer in general merchandise, Sawyer's Bar) 1877


Birnbaum, H.B. (Mineral water, San Francisco) undated


Bishop Co. (Groceries, wine and tea merchants, San Francisco) circa 1870, undated


Bishop Oil Company (San Francisco) 1953-1960


Bishop Play House (Oakland) 1917


Bismarck Cafe (San Francisco) undated


Bit of Asia (Berkeley) 1963


Black Bear Quartz Mining Co. (San Francisco) 1883-1890


Black Hawk Livery and Feed Stable, H.W. Sullivan (Etna) 1877-1878


Blackhawk, San Francisco's Jazz Center undated


Black Oak South Extension Mining Company (San Francisco) 1900-1915, undated


Black Sheep Club (Saloon, San Francisco) circa 1960


Blair Holdings Corporation (Investment banking, San Francisco) 1952


Blair's Academy of Music (San Francisco) 1884


Blake Co. (Hatters, army navy goods, San Francisco) 1869


Blake, Henry C. (Notary public, San Francisco) circa 1875


Blake, James, (M.D., San Francisco) 1870


Blake, Moffitt, and Towne (Printers, San Francisco) 1982


Blake, Williams, and Harrison (Law offices, San Francisco) 1892


Blanco's Cafe (San Francisco) circa 1920


Blank, G.A. (Manufacturing confectioner, Oakland) circa 1880


Blatchley, W.L. (Blacksmith, carriage and wagon maker, Randolph) 1884


Bliss, William D. (Attorney, Petaluma) 1885


Blochman Cerf (San Francisco) 1870


Blount, Landers Co. (Insurance agents, San Francisco) 1870


Blowers, R.B., Muscatel Raisins (Woodland) 1879


Blue Cross Hospital Service of California 1946-1947


Blue Diamond Growers (Sacramento) 2000


Blue Fountain Lunch and Cigar Store (San Francisco) 1946


Blue Front Cash Grocery, G. W. Reinhart, Proprietor (Oakland) 1880s


Blue Gravel Mining Company (Diamondville) 1870


Blum's (Bakery, San Francisco) 1951-1969


Blunt, W.G. ( Naturalist and taxidermist, San Francisco) undated


Bluxome Co. (Dealers in coal, iron and metals, San Francisco) circa 1870


Blyth Co., Inc. (A. S. Olofson, investments, San Francisco) 1955-1966


Blythe Roberson (Land dealers, Downey) 1894


Boal, Estee (Attorney, San Francisco) 1875


Board of Fire Underwriters (San Francisco) 1874-1878


Board of Port Wardens (San Francisco) 1872


Board of State Harbor Commissioners (San Francisco) 1872


Board of Trade of San Francisco 1953


Boas, J. (Banker, San Francisco) undated


Bob's (Nightclub, San Francisco) 1969


Bock Ngar Chy Co. (San Francisco) 1916, undated


Bodie Bank (Bodie) 1880


Bodie City Express (Bodie) circa 1880


Bodwell, H.H. (Wind-mill, horse power, pump and tank manufacturer, San Francisco) 1879


Body Moderne Magazine (Walt Baptiste, editor, San Francisco) 1940s


Boeing System, Division of United Aircraft and Transport Corp. (San Diego, San Francisco) 1938


Boericke Runyon, Boericke Schreck (Homeopathic pharmacy, San Francisco) undated


Boettecher, H. (Wine grower, Los Angeles) undated


Bohn, John (Plumber, San Francisco) 1888


Bolander Perkins, Bolander, L.Ph. (Woodworkers, San Francisco) 1889-1899


Bolinas Bay Market undated


Bolton Barron Co. (San Francisco) 1855


Bomaine Corporation (Los Angeles) 1973


Bon Ton Grill (Monterey) circa 1918


Bonaiti, A. (General merchandise, Bolinas) 1898


Bonanza Airlines (Los Angeles) 1957


Bonsal Seggerman Co. (San Francisco) 1963


Borck Rosenberg (Military tailors, San Francisco) circa 1898


Borden Company (California) 1930, undated


Borden's Dairy Delivery Company (San Francisco) 1937


Boring and Company (Jewelers, San Francisco) undated


Boscher, E.H. (Cough and cold remedies, Stockton) undated


Boston Gymnasium (San Francisco) circa 1869


Bostwick, I. S., Bostwick Wilhoit (Forwarding, storage, and commission merchant, Stockton) 1857-1863


Bothe's Paradise (Resort, Calistoga) circa 1940


Boucher, Eugene (Merchant tailor, San Francisco) 1870


Boudin Bakery, Boudin Bros. (San Francisco) 1916, 1977


Bourns, Inc. (Riverside) 1962, 1963


Boutmy, Theodore T. (Architect, San Francisco) undated


Bovee's Steam Coffee and Spice Mills (San Francisco) undated


Bovee, Toy Co. (Real estate agents and general auctioneers, San Francisco) 1886-1889


Bowen, A.H. (Dry goods, notions..., San Francisco) undated


Bowen Brother, Bowen, Bacon Co., Bowen, C.R. (Wholesale and retail in general merchandise, Alameda, Columbia, Stockton, San Francisco) 1858-1870


Bowen Slocum (Excelsior boarding and sale stables, San Francisco) 1868


Bowerman's Pharmacy Inc. (San Francisco) undated


Bowers, Milton J. (M.D., San Francisco) 1880


Bower's Rubber Company (Rubber and cotton hose, San Francisco) 1899


Bowen, E.J. (Wholesale dealer in seeds, San Francisco) 1874-1888


Bowman Drug Co., Inc. (Oakland) 1913


Boyd, T.C. (Publisher, designer, engraver on wood, San Francisco) 1860, undated


Boyd Co. (Manufacturers and dealers in hats and caps, San Francisco) 1854


Boyd Fifield (Attorneys, San Francisco) 1902


Boyken, J.W. (Pharmacist, San Francisco) undated


Bradford, Kimball Co. (Bonds, San Francisco) 1922


Bradley Johnston (Chinese and Japanese employment office, San Francisco) undated


Bradley Rulofson (Photographers, San Francisco) circa 1874-1879


Bradley Son (House painters, San Francisco) 1894


Bradshaw Company (Assayers and metallurgists, San Francisco) circa 1871


Bradstreet Company (San Francisco) 1914


Bradstreet, J.R. (Rubber molding and weather strips, San Francisco) 1909


Braids, Charles (Ore crusher, Copperopolis) undated


Brand Names Research Foundation, Inc. (San Francisco) 1946


Brandhofer, M. (Merchant tailor, San Francisco) 1868


Brandt, Alois (Hide depot, San Francisco) 1870


Braunschweiger Co. Inc. (Liquor merchants, San Francisco) circa 1900-1906, undated


Bray Brothers, Bray Brother (Commission merchants, San Francisco) 1859-1870


Brayton, J.G. (Photographer, Napa) undated


Breck, George (Simplex motion picture projector sales, San Francisco) 1914


Breen, Thomas (Machine shop and brass foundry, San Francisco) 1865


Breeze Loughran (Produce and commission merchants, San Francisco) circa 1870-1885


Breslauer, H., Breslauer Morris (Importer and jobber of dry goods, San Francisco) 1857-1865


Bret Harte Boardwalk (Oakland) 1965


Breuner's Home Furnishers (Sacramento, San Ramon) 1985, undated


Brewers' Protective Association (San Francisco) 1917


Breyfogle, Wm. O. (Manufacturer and dealer in doors windows..., San Francisco) 1867


Bridge, W.E., St. Lawrence Livery and Sale Stables (San Francisco) 1876


Briggs, Fergusson Co. (Real estate agents, San Francisco) 1888


Brignoli Petterson (Plumbers, tinners..., San Francisco) 1892


Brink, M. (Importer and manufacturer of hats and caps, Oakland) 1878


Brinckerhoff, G.E. (Oculist and aurist, Oakland) circa 1900


Brittan, Holbrook Co., J.W. Brittan Co. (Importers of stoves and metals, San Francisco) 1864-1868


Britton Rey (Lithographers and printers, San Francisco) circa 1852


Broadmoor Improvement Co. (Oakland) circa 1915


Broadway Bakery, Louis Valente (San Francisco) 1878


Broadway Piedmont Railroad (Oakland) undated


Broadway Wool Depot (San Francisco) 1866


Brobeck, Phleger Harrison (San Francisco) 1971


Brock, G.W. (Insurance agent, Livermore) 1880


Brock Co. (Grocers, San Francisco) 1907


Brockhurst Hunt (Produce, San Francisco) circa 1854


Brockway Hot Springs (Lake Tahoe) 1940


Broemel B. (Druggist, San Francisco) circa 1881


Brokaw, James (Manufacturer of doors, sash..., San Francisco) 1858


Bonini's Manger (Restaurant, San Francisco) circa 1915


Bronson Pharmaceuticals (La Canada) 1985


Brookdale Lodge (Brookdale) circa 1929


Brooklyn Hotel (San Francisco) undated


Brooks Brothers Clothing (San Francisco) 1959


Brooks-Follis Electric Co. (San Francisco) 1897


Brooks' Homeopathic Pharmacy (San Francisco) 1896


Brooks, I. (Feather works, Oakland) undated


Brooks, J.L. (Draper and tailor, San Francisco) 1868


Brotherton J.L. (Real estate agent, San Francisco) undated


Browell, J. (Contractor and builder, San Francisco) 1875-circa 1900


Brown, Craig and Co. (Insurance agents, San Francisco) 1864-1895


Brown, Elam C., Licensed Surveyor undated


Brown, G.W., Nucleus Livery and Sale Stables (San Francisco) 1888


Brown, George S. (Importer and dealer in hardware, cutlery, Oakland) circa 1870


Brown-Gould Company (Real estate) undated


Brown Hutchinson (Importers and dealers in custom made clothing, San Francisco) 1868-1870


Brown, J.O. (Dealer in Hardware, iron and stoves, Folsom) 1884


Brown Levitt (Sewing machines, San Francisco) undated


Browne, C. Dreden Salaman, A.J. (Artists, San Francisco) undated


Browne Swanwick (Agents, worcestershire sauce, San Francisco) circa 1870


Browning Finck (Locksmiths, bell hangers and saw makers, San Francisco) 1862


Brown's Stove Shop (San Francisco) undated


Bruenn's Music Store, Bruenn's Piano House (Oakland, San Francisco) 1898, undated


Bruning, John H. (Wholesale confectioner, San Francisco) 1895


Brunswick-Balke-Collender Co., J.M. Brunswick Balke Co. (Billiard tables and supplies, San Francisco) 1910


Brunton-Craft (Fire tongs, camping tables, Centerville) 1950


Brussie, L., Dr. (Ione Valley)


Bryan World Tours, Inc.


Bryant Co. (Wholesale grocers, Sacramento) 1860


Bryant, C.G. (M.D., San Francisco) 1863


Buchanan Bros. (Brush manufacturers, San Francisco) 1902, undated


Buckbee Thorne Co. (Realtors, San Francisco) 1947-1961


Buckeye Mining Company (Sonora) undated


Buckingham Hecht (Boots, shoes and leather, San Francisco) circa 1870


Buckley, C.F. (M.D., San Francisco) 1903


Buckley, W.D. (Hatter and tailor, Stockton) 1888


Buchnam, E.T. (Dealer in cook stoves, San Francisco) 1870


Bud and Ray's Motor Co. (Packard dealership, San Leandro) 1948


Budget Finance Plan (Los Angeles) 1965


Bud's Ice Cream Bars (San Francisco) 1940s


Buena Vista Cafe (San Francisco) circa 1953


Buena Vista Ranch (Sonoma) circa 1860


Buena Vista Vinicultural Society (San Francisco) circa 1870


Buena Vista Winery (Sonoma) 1982-1984


Buffalo Brewing Company (Sacramento) 1895, undated


Bufford, G.L. (San Francisco) 1860


Buhach Producing and Manufacturing Company (Insect powder, Stockton) circa 1910


Builders Control Service Inc. (Los Angeles, Oakland) 1950


Builders Exchange (San Francisco) 1890


Builders Insurance Company (San Francisco) 1868


Building Material Company Inc. (San Francisco) undated


Building Owners Managers Association (San Francisco) 1949


Bujannoff, R. (Fine jewelry, San Francisco) circa 1915, 1957


Bullock's, Bullock Jones (Tailors, department store, San Francisco) circa 1870-1894, 1951-1964, undated


Bunker Hill and Sullivan Mining and Concentrating Company (San Francisco) 1953


Burck-Gwynn Co. (Real estate agents, Los Angeles) 1908


Burden, C. (Undertaker, Sonora) 1867


Burdick Co. (Agents, dealers in liquor, San Francisco) circa 1870


Burgess, George H. (Artist, San Francisco) 1849


Burgess, Gilbert Still (News paper depot, San Francisco) 1846-1852


Burkardt, Maximillion (importer and manufacturer of engravings, chromos..., San Francisco) undated


Burke Dowling (Importers of foreign and domestic dry goods, San Francisco) circa 1870


Burke, William F. (Importer and manufacturer of boots and shoes, San Francisco) 1872


Burkham, S.B., Burkham, Bowen Co. (Mono saline solution, Bodie) 1894


Burlingame Home Baking Co. (Burlingame) undated


Burmester, Henry W. ( Coffee and tea, San Francisco) undated


Burnell Co. (Brewers, San Francisco) 1902


Burnett, G.G. (Apothecary, San Francisco) circa 1870, undated


Burnett, Sawyer K. (Attorney, San Francisco) 1898


Burnett Burnett (Attorneys, San Francisco) circa 1867, circa 1920


Burnham Beck Co. (Carpet and furniture, San Francisco) 1883


Burnham, F.P., Burnham, J.H. (Druggists, Banker, Folsom) circa 1885, 1918


Burnham, J. H. (Wholesale and retail druggist, Folsom) 1880s


Burnham Standeford Co. (Planing mills and lumber, Oakland) 1881


Burns, F.C. (Dahlia farm, San Rafael) undated


Burns, Crump Vance (Real estate agents, Benicia) circa 1880


Burns, Isidore (Shipsmith, San Francisco) 1859


Burnstine Brothers (Importers and dealers in iron and steel, San Francisco) 1899


Burr Folding Bed Co. (San Francisco) undated


Burt, J. Guss (Purchasing agent, San Francisco) circa 1880


Burton, L.A. (Confectioner, San Francisco) circa 1882


Bush, David (Sanitary engineer, San Francisco) 1889


Bush, E. C. (Upholsterer and carpet layer, San Francisco) undated


Bush Mallett Company (Manufacturers of wood mantels, grates and tiles, San Francisco) 1899, undated


Bush Milne (Plumbers and steam fitters, San Francisco) 1876


Bush Street Theatre, M.B. Leavitt proprietor (San Francisco) 1881-1893


Bushnell, F.H. (Photographer, San Francisco) circa 1910, undated


Bushwell, E.G. (Importer and dealer in paints, oils, glass..., Oakland) 1882


Bustles Beaus (Saloon, San Francisco) undated


Busy Line Coffee Shop (San Francisco) undated


Buteners, Jean B. (Newspaper artist, San Francisco) undated


Butler, P.F. (Importer and dealer in millinery, San Francisco) 1886, undated


Butler-Veitch Inc. (Marmon automobile distributors, San Francisco) 1924


Butler, W.C. (Wood engraver, San Francisco) circa 1870


Butler, W.J., Mrs. (Wholesale and retail millinery, San Francisco) 1872


Butterfield Butterfield, William Butterfield (Auctioners and appraisers, San Francisco) 1882, 1947-1987


Butterick Publishing Co. (San Francisco) 1897


Butters' Aluminum Bronze Works, Butters Electrolytic Zinc Syndicate, Butters Copala Mines, Inc. undated


Buyer, Reich Co. (Importers and jobbers in zephyr, worsted, trimmings..., San Francisco) undated


Byrne, Edward (San Francisco) 1888


Byron Hot Springs (Byron) 1903, 1967-1987


Byron Jackson Co. (Farm machinery, Los Angeles) 1904, 1951-1953


Byron Mauzy (Piano, Victorolas and ukuleles sales) undated




C.A. Burgess Co. (San Francisco) undated


C. Adolphe Low Co. (San Francisco) 1872


C.A. Hawley Co. (Importers and dealers in hardware, Marysville) 1856


C.A. Luckhardt Co. (Assayers, San Francisco) undated


C. Anduran Company (Wholesale wine and liquor merchants, San Francisco) 1883


C.A. Plummer Co., Phoenix Coal and Wood Yard (San Francisco) undated


C.C. Burr Co. (Baking powder, spices..., San Francisco) undated


C. Carnevali Marble Mosaic Co. (San Francisco) 1908


C. Clayton Co. (Freight and drayage, San Francisco) circa 1870


C.C. Lord Co. (Manufacturer of burnt leather, pillows and novelties, San Francisco) undated


C.C. Morse Co. (Seed growers and dealers, San Francisco) 1907-1922

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C.C. Pierce Co., Inc. (Cameras, Los Angeles) 1910


C. Curtin, Grand Dry Goods Store (San Francisco) circa 1885


C. D. Williamson (Crockery and glassware, San Francisco) undated


C.E. Collins Co. (Importers of watches, clocks..., San Francisco) 1867


C.F. Weber Co. (School, office and church furniture, San Francisco) 1894-1898


C. Herrmann Co. (Manufacturing hatter, San Francisco) circa 1880-1898


C.H. Jenkins Company (Typewriters, San Francisco) undated


C.H. Reynolds Co. (Real estate agents, San Francisco) 1877-circa 1880


C. Hudson Co. (Importers of boots and shoes, Marysville) 1857


C.J. Hawley Co. (Grocers, San Francisco) 1866-1882


C.J. Hendry Company, Charles J. Hendry (Ship chandlery and naval store, San Francisco, San Pedro) 1888, circa 1940


C.J. Pidwell Co. (Wholesale and retail dealers in bottles, bags..., San Francisco) 1883


C.J. Stevens Co., Cash Store (Livermore) circa 1885


C.L. Best Tractor Company (San Leandro) untitled


C. Lagauterie Co. (Importers of French spirits, San Francisco) 1857


C. Lagomarsino Co. (Dealers in fresh and dry fruit, San Francisco) 1900


C. Meyer Co. (Sewing bag factory, San Francisco) 1859-1861


C.O. and C.H. Farrer (Plastering, Berkeley, Oakland) undated


C. Richard Knapp's Cough Balsam (San Francisco) undated


C.R. Petersen Co. (Importers, wholesale grocers, San Francisco) 1883


C.R. Splivalo Co., California Italian Paste Company (San Francisco) 1884


C.S. Capp Co. (Real estate, San Francisco) 1893


C. Stevens Co. (Importers and wholesale dealers in diamonds, watches, jewelry..., San Francisco) 1858


C.W. Coburn Co. (Importers and commission merchants, San Francisco) 1886-1887


C.W. Marwedel (Tools, metals, mill supplies, Oakland, San Francisco) undated


Cabale, M. (Gardener, Oakland) undated


Cabana Motor Hotel (Palo Alto) undated


Cable Car Cafe (San Francisco) undated


Cable-Car Street Indicator Company (San Francisco) 1888


Cablevision, Television Signal Corporation (San Francisco) 1968, undated


Cadillac Dealers (San Francisco) 1958


Caesar (Restaurant, San Francisco) 1912


Cafe de Paris (Menlo Park) undated


Cafe Esprit (San Francisco) undated


Cafe Kost (Sacramento) circa 1920


Cafe Lafayette 1916


Cafe Zinkand (San Francisco) 1902-1903


Cahill, J.L. (Paints, oils , glass, San Francisco) 1887-1891


Cahn, Nickelsburg Co. (Manufacturers and importers of boots and shoes, San Francisco) 1880s


Cairns, Jason (Manufacturer and dealer in harness and saddlery, Nevada City) circa 1910


Cal-Art Frame Center (San Francisco) 1966


Calcot, Ltd. (Far West Cotton Industry) 1957


Caldwell, W.T. (Bedding supplies, San Francisco) undated


Caledonia Series Gold and Silver Mining Company (San Francisco) circa 1860


Cal-Farm Insurance Company, Cal-Farm Life Insurance Company (Berkeley) 1971


California Alligator Farm (Los Angeles) circa 1910


California Arizona Land Co. (Los Angeles) 1912


California Association of Ophthalmology 1986


California Auto Parking Station (San Francisco) undated


California Auto Tours Company (San Francisco) circa 1920


California Bag, Tent and Awning Co. (San Francisco) 1891


California Bakers Association (San Francisco) 1921


California Bank (Los Angeles) undated


California Bankers Association, San Francisco Group 1933-1934


California Barrel Co. (San Francisco) 1900


California Bell and Brass Works, V. Kingwell (San Francisco) 1896


California Blanket Cleaning and Renovating Works (San Francisco) undated


California Brass Works, Gallagher, Weed White (San Francisco) 1865


Californian "Bon Zest" circa 1900


California Boot and Shoe Store, F. Grass, Proprietor (San Francisco) circa 1850


California Bridge and Construction Co. (San Francisco) 1895


California Building and Loan Society (San Francisco) 1871


California Canning Peach Growers (San Francisco) 1922-1924


California Central Creameries 1914, 1922


California Collection Agency (Thelma Ray Osborne, San Francisco) undated


California Commercial and Manufacturing Co. (San Francisco) circa 1870


California Compensation Insurance Company (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1949-1951


California Concrete Co. (San Francisco) circa 1896, undated


California Construction Co. (San Francisco) 1890


California Coralline Milling Co. (San Francisco) undated


California Cotton Mills Company (Oakland) 1947


California Cracker Company (San Francisco) 1872-1880


California Crematorium (Oakland) circa 1920


California Decorating Co. (San Francisco) circa 1892


California, Department of State (Sacramento) 1894


California Diamond Drill Mine Exploration Company (San Francisco) 1912


California Door Co. (Oakland) undated


California Electric Light Co. (San Francisco) 1888, 1979


California Electric Power Company (Riverside) 1951-1959


California Electrical Works (San Francisco) 1884-1906


California Feather Co. (Manufacturers and jobbers of feathers, pillows and cushions, San Francisco) undated


California Fig Syrup Co. (San Francisco) 1893-1906


California Farmers' Fire Insurance Association (San Francisco) circa 1870-1882


California Fruit Canners Association (San Francisco) 1913-1916, undated


California Fruit Growers Exchange (Sacramento) 1935-1961


California Fruit and Wine-Land Co. (San Francisco) 1899


California Furniture Manufacturing Co. (San Francisco) circa 1880-1899


California Gas Electric Fixture Co. (San Francisco) circa 1910-1913


California Gas Fixture Co. (San Francisco) 1905


California Grape Food Co. (Los Gatos, San Francisco) 1893-1894


California Grape Juice Co. (Los Angeles) undated


California-Hawaiian Sugar Refining Co. (Crockett) 1911


California Home Insurance Company undated


California Hot Springs (Tulare) undated


California Hotel (Santa Clara) 1906


California Industrial Shoe Co. (San Francisco) 1940s


California Insurance Co. (San Francisco) 1880-1925


California Interstate Telephone Company (Victorville) 1965-1968


California Iron and Steel Company 1890


California Land Title Company of Santa Clara County 1976


California Lumber Company (San Francisco) 1888


California Market (San Francisco) 1879


California Metal Trades Association (San Francisco) 1916-1917


California Mills (Manufacturer of mouldings, picture frames..., San Francisco) 1884


California Mining Company (San Francisco) 1877-1880


California Moline Plow Co. (San Francisco) undated


California Motion Picture Company 1984


California Mutual Building Loan Association (San Francisco) circa 1926


California Mutual Life Insurance Company (San Francisco) undated


California Navigation Improvement Co. (Stockton) 1890, undated


California Northwestern Railway Company (San Francisco) 1899-1905


California Nursery Company (Niles) 1886-1929, 1950

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

California Notion Toy Co. (San Francisco) 1895


California Oil Development Company (Los Angeles, San Francisco) undated


California Optical Co. (San Francisco) undated


California and Oregon Overland Mail Company circa 1877


California Oregon Power Company 1947-1956


California Oregon Stage Line 1880-1884, 1935


California and Oregon U.S. Mail Line 1866-1882


California Pacific Railroad Steamer New World (Vallejo) 1870


California Pacific Title Trust Company (San Francisco) undated


California-Pacific Utilities Company (San Francisco) 1946


California Packing Corporation (San Francisco) 1917-1967, undated

Physical Description: 5.0 folders

California Panorama Co. (San Francisco) undated


California Parlor Car Tours Incorporated (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1981, undated


California Pastoral and Agricultural Company, Limited (Merced) 1903


California Pottery Co. (San Francisco) 1885


California Promotion Committee (San Francisco) 1906-1909


California Poultry Supply Co. (San Francisco) undated


California Rattan, Reed and Wicker Works (San Francisco) undated


California Redwood Company (Eureka) 1884


California Redwood Association (San Francisco) undated


California Rug Co. (Hand made rugs, San Francisco) circa 1918


California Safe Deposit and Trust Company (San Francisco) 1893-1918, undated


California and Salt Lake Mail Line undated


California Savings Loan Company (Oakland, San Francisco and San Leandro) undated


California Savings and Loan Society (San Francisco) 1882


California Saw Works (San Francisco) 1899


California School of Beauty Culture (San Francisco) undated


California Shirt Manufactory, J. Dreyer (San Francisco) 1869


California Shoe Company, H.J. Manasse Co., Props. (Napa) circa 1880


California Silk Manufacturing Company, California Silk Company (San Francisco) 1880, undated


California Spray-Chemical Corporation (Berkeley, Richmond and Whittier) 1932, undated


California State Automobile Association (San Francisco) 1950-1955, undated


California Steam Navigation Company (Marysville, Stockton) 1861-1866


California Street Cable Railroad (San Francisco) 1890-1898, 1975-1978


California Sugar and White Pine Company (San Francisco) 1912


California Theatre (Los Angeles) 1920


California Theatre (San Francisco) 1870-1876, 1917-1924, undated


California Theatre (San Jose) 1885, undated


California Title Insurance and Trust Company (San Francisco) circa 1895-1906


California Transfer Co. (San Francisco) 1881, undated


California Transit Company (San Francisco) 1911-1927, undated


California Transportation Company (San Francisco) 1915-1930, undated


California Umbrella Works (San Francisco) circa 1920


California Vigorit Powder Co. (San Francisco) circa 1887, undated


California Water Service Company (San Jose) 1946-1955


California Water Telephone Company (San Francisco) 1953


California Western Railroad Navigation Co. (Fort Bragg) 1915, undated


California-Western States Life Insurance Company (Sacramento) 1956-1964


California Wine Association (San Francisco) 1911, 1959


California Wire Works (San Francisco) 1887-1889


California Zephyr (Western Pacific Railroad) 1952-1970, undated


Callahan Bundersen (Ship painting, San Francisco) 1888


Callender, John (Undertaker, Vallejo) 1875


Caloric Vita Oil Co. (San Francisco) undated


Cambria Candles Incorporated (San Francisco) undated


Cameo Theatre (San Francisco) circa 1918


Cameron, Rodney (Official numberer, Berkeley) circa 1890


Camille's Rotisserie Restaurant (San Francisco) circa 1923


Camp Nelson (Tulare County) undated


Camp Yosemite, J.B. Cook, Proprietor (Yosemite Valley) circa 1890


Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery (San Francisco) 1997


Campbell, W.H. (Importer and commission merchant, San Francisco) 1888


Campbell Wong Associates (Interiors, San Francisco) 1968


Canadian Pacific Steamships (Railway) (San Francisco) 1895, 1931


Canal Farm Inn and Motel undated


Candid Camera Photo Service Co. (San Francisco) undated


Candy Palace, Fred H. Hewitt (Oroville) undated


Canfield Wright (Watchmakers and jewelers, Marysville) 1855


Cantrell, Dell Co. (Doors, sash, blinds..., San Francisco) 1868


Capen, W.F. (Real estate, San Francisco) undated


Capital (Steamer, Marysville) 1868


Capital Manufacturing Co. (Furniture, Sacramento) 1898


Capital Savings Bank (Sacramento) 1878


Capital Telephone Company 1905


Capitol Theatre (San Francisco) 1925-1929, undated


Capitola Hotel (Capitola) 1898


Capitola By the Sea, Frank Meline Co. (Real estate, San Francisco) circa 1925


Capp, James B. (Insurance and real estate, San Jose) circa 1900


Caprice Restaurant (Tiburon) 1962, undated


Caravan Lodge (San Francisco) 1956


Carcass, C.H. (Awnings, tents and covers, San Francisco) undated


Cardinal Room, Alexander Hamilton Hotel (San Francisco) circa 1955


Cariani Sausage Company, Molinari Cariani (San Francisco) 1978


Carl Wilke Round House (San Francisco) 1939, 1960s


Carlisle's (Stationery, San Francisco) circa 1940


Carlson Currier (Silk thread, San Francisco) 1883


Carnival Club (San Francisco) 1940s


Carter Hawley Hale Stores, Inc. and Broadway-Hale Stores, Inc. (Department stores, Los Angeles) 1972-1974


Carmany, J.W. (Men's furnishing goods, San Francisco) 1882


Carmel Business Association (Carmel) 1933


Caro, S. (Clothing, San Francisco) circa 1881


Car-o-la Mfg. Co. (Plant guards and labels, Oakland) undated


Carolan Co. (Hardware, iron and steel, San Francisco) circa 1890


Carr, Walter W. (Loans, San Francisco) undated


Carriage-Trade Publications (San Francisco) 1949


Carroll Carroll (Liquor merchants, San Francisco) 1892-1898


Carroll, John N. (Notary public, San Francisco) 1889


Carroll, Brainard Co. (Wholesale liquor dealers, San Francisco) circa 1870


Carroll Tilton Co. (Mens and boys clothing, San Francisco) circa 1908


Carson Hill Gold Mining Corporation (Melones) 1937-1938


Cartan, McCarthy and Co. (San Francisco) 1886


Carter, John (Boatman, San Francisco) 1888


Carter's View Emporium 1872


Carter Hawley Hale Stores Inc. (Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Francisco) 1976


Carthay Circle Theater (Los Angeles) undated


Carvill Manufacturing Company (Carriages, San Francisco) 1894


Casa de Bandini (San Diego) circa 1950


Casa de Manana (Resort Hotel, La Jolla) circa 1920


Casa Del Rey (Santa Cruz) 1911-1912


Casa Madrid (San Francisco) 1961


Casimir Winters Co. (Importers of corks, hops and brewers stock, San Francisco) 1869


Casino Theatre (San Francisco) 1917-1926


Cassaretto, John (Gravel and sand, San Francisco) 1910


Casserly Fruit Growers Association (Watsonville) undated


Cassidy Agency, Joseph A. Ferris (Insurance, San Francisco) 1946


Cassinelli, P.L. (General merchandise, Jackson) 1916


Castagnetto, P. (Importer-dealer in groceries, wines, liquors, San Francisco) 1885


Castle Cooke, Inc. (San Francisco) 1965


Castle, J.G. (Saw sharpening, San Francisco) 1888


Castle Brothers (Grocers, San Francisco) 1857-1858


Castle Tract Homestead Association (San Francisco) circa 1870


Castro Theater (San Francisco) 1917-1918, 1979-1984


Catalina Motel (Los Angeles) undated


Cataract Wide West Gravel Mining Company (San Francisco) circa 1870


Catarena Coal Mining Company (Monterey County) 1874


Caterpillar Tractor Company (Oakland, San Leandro, Stockton) 1926-1956

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

Cauldwell, Paul B. (San Francisco) 1940s


Cavagnaro, F. (Wholesale wines and liquors, San Francisco) 1898-1899


Cavalier Inn Restaurant (San Simeon) 1973


Cawston Ostrich Farm (South Pasadena) 1912, undated


Cecil Hotel (San Francisco) 1922, undated


Cedar River Coal Company (San Francisco) 1888


Centennial Stables (San Francisco) 1898-1900


Cento Cedar Cinema (San Francisco) 1970s


Central Bank (Oakland) 1907, 1941


Central Bank of Vallejo 1916-1917


Central California Traction Company (Stockton, Lodi, Sacramento) 1911


Central Consolidated Mines Company (Nevada County) circa 1910


Central Credit Union of California (Oakland) 1954-1963


Central Depot California Cracker Co. (San Francisco) undated


Central Eureka Corporation (San Jose) 1954


Central Eureka Mining Company (Sutter Creek) 1918


Central Milling Co. (Manufacturers of flour, feed..., Salinas) 1888


Central Milling Co. (San Francisco) undated


Central National Bank, Central Savings Bank (Oakland) 1909-1926


Central Pacific Railroad Company (San Francisco) 1861-1884, 1963, undated


Central Park (San Francisco) circa 1899, undated


Central Restaurant (Santa Barbara) circa 1890


Central Theatre (San Francisco) 1903-1906, undated


Century Archives (Publishers, film production and editing, Studio City) undated


Century Theatre (San Francisco) 1921-1922


Cerrito's (Restaurant, Monterey) circa 1949


Certified Cleaner (San Francisco) 1940s


Ceylon Manufacturing Co. (Nutcoa oil, San Francisco) undated


Challenge (Ship, San Francisco) undated


Chalmers, Robert (Coloma vineyards, Coloma) 1878


Champlin Williams (Oakland) 1880s


Chancellor Hotel (San Francisco) 1918, undated


Chandler, R.D. (Importer and dealer in coal, San Francisco) 1888


Chanquet Bros. Liquor Co. (San Francisco) circa 1906


Chantilly, The (Hotel and restaurant, San Francisco) undated


Chapel of Memories Crematorium and Columbarium (Oakland) 1953


Chapellerie Francaise, Leon L. Rey, French Hatter (San Francisco) circa 1885


Chapman Co. (Sewer repair, San Francisco) 1876


Charles A. Rossier Co. (General insurance, San Francisco) 1910


Charles Bianchi, Marble Works (San Francisco) 1876


Charles Brown Sons (Wholesale and reail dealers in ranges, tin..., San Francisco) 1898, 1931-1947, undated


Charles Dahlmann Co. (Importers and jobbers of mens and boys clothing, San Francisco) 1866-1868


Charles Duisenberg Co. (Importers and commission merchants, San Francisco) 1888


Charles F. Doe Co. (Lumber dealers, San Francisco) 1888-1895


Charles F. O'Brien Co. (Developers, San Francisco) circa 1907


Charles Frank, Real Estate and Insurance Broker (San Francisco) undated


Charles Holbrook Merril Co., Holbrook, Merrill Stetson (Stoves and metals, San Francisco) 1884-1928, undated


Charles Krug Winery, Napa Sonoma Wine Co. (St. Helena) circa 1880, 1954-1957, 1986, undated


Charles Meinecke Co. (Importers, San Francisco) 1886, undated


Charles M. Plum Co. (Carpets, furniture and upholstery, San Francisco) circa 1860, 1908, undated


Charles Oester Son (General Blacksmithing, San Francisco) undated


Charles Pfizer Co., Inc. (Pharmaceuticals, San Francisco) 1958


Charles Prins Co. (Draperies, curtains..., San Francisco) undated


Chase Robbins (Main street livery stable, Antioch) circa 1870


Chateau St. Jean (Vineyard and winery, Kenwood) 1981-1982


Chateau Souverain (Winery, Geyserville) undated


Cheese Factory (Marin County) undated


Chelsea Laundry (San Francisco) 1850-1865


Chemical Laboratory (San Francisco) 1861


Cherokee Gold Silver Mining Co. (San Francisco) undated


Cherry's (Men's and women's clothing, Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco) undated


Chesse, Ralph (Marionettes, San Francisco) circa 1930


Chester, Sharkey Co., F. Chester Co. (Silks, velvets and lace, San Francisco) 1882


Chestnut Street (San Francisco) 1969


Chestnutwood's College Bank (Santa Cruz) 1884


Chevallier Neumann (Druggists and chemists, San Francisco) 1869


Chew Hing Lung Co. (Importers of Chinese and Japanese fancy goods, San Francisco) undated


Chew Jan Company (Chinese fine arts, San Francisco) undated


Cheyrias Passet (Show cards, price marks and window tickets, San Francisco) circa 1880


Chez Marguerite (Restaurant, San Francisco) undated


Chicago Brewery (San Francisco) 1894


Chicago Clothing Co. (San Francisco) 1889


Chicago, Burlington Quincy Railroad (San Francisco) undated


Chicago Grand Opera Company (San Francisco) 1913-1922


Chicago Hotel (San Francisco) 1887


Chicago Lumber Company of Washington (San Francisco) 1923


Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway (Oakland) undated


Chick, Harrison (Attorney, San Francisco) undated


Chicken Delight (San Francisco) undated


Chickering Gregory (San Francisco) 1971


Chidester, Iassac (Hackman, Stockton) 1890


Childers the Exclusive Millinery Shop (San Francisco) circa 1920


Chinese Herb Co. (San Francisco) circa 1914


Chinn, J.W. (Banker and Wells Fargo Express agent, Iowa Hill) circa 1860


Chinn-Beretta Optical Co. (San Francisco) 1914


Chipman Anderson (Dealers in flour and grain, San Francisco) circa 1853


Chiuda Botto (General commission merchants, San Francisco) 1901


Chong Sing Co. (Wholesale and retail Chinese merchandise, San Francisco) undated


Chow Don Gee Ton Co. (San Francisco) undated


Chris-Craft Industries Inc. (Oakland) 1964-1966


Christal, J. F. (Santa Cruz) undated


Christmas Store (San Francisco) 1981


Christofferson School of Aviation (Redwood City) 1917, undated


Christopher Milk (Dairy) 1955


Chrysopolis (Steamer, San Francisco) 1861


Chrysopolis Gold and Silver Mining Company (San Francisco) 1864


Chun Lee Co. (San Francisco) undated


Church Clark (Agents of Liebig's extract, San Francisco) circa 1871


Church S.R. (Coal dealer, San Francisco) undated


Church, T.R. (Wholesale dealer in men's and youths' clothing, San Francisco) circa 1870


Church St. Theatre (San Francisco) circa 1920


Chutes, The (Pleasure resort and theatre, San Francisco) 1902-1907, undated


Chy Lung Co. (Importers of Chinese goods, San Francisco) circa 1872, undated


Cineograph Parlors (San Francisco) 1898


Circus Royal and Venetian Water Carnival (San Francisco) undated


Citizen Savings and Loan Association (San Francisco) 1954-1964


Citizens Federal Savings and Loan Association (San Francisco) 1955-1966, undated


Citizens National Trust Savings Bank (Los Angeles) 1958


Citron, M. L. (Dealer in clothing, San Francisco) undated


City Abstract Company (San Francisco) 1906


City Asphaltum Roofing Co., P. Sexton Co. (San Francisco) undated


City Clock Works (Oakland) undated


City Drug Store Co. (Sonora) 1909


City Electric Company (San Francisco) undated


City Hotel, The (San Francisco) undated


City Hotel (Stockton) 1853


City Lights (Magazine, San Francisco) undated


City Lights Book Sellers and Publishers (San Francisco) 1973


City of Paris, E. Verdier, Kaindler, Scellier Co. (Dry goods, San Francisco) 1863-1982, undated

Physical Description: 3.0 folders

City Pharmacy (Jackson) 1905


City Savings and Loan Association (San Francisco) 1959


City Steam Carpet Beating and Renovating Works, H.L. Jones Prop'r (San Francisco) circa 1890


Cityguide Hotline (San Francisco) undated


Civic Manor Motel (San Francisco) 1980s


Clabrough, Golcher Co., Clabrough Bro. (Manufacturer and dealer in sporting goods, San Francisco) 1876-1905


Claremont (Roadhouse, San Francisco) undated


Claremont Hotel (Berkeley) 1927-1958


Clarence Bullwinkel (Ford dealership, Oakland) circa 1950


Clark, Joseph (Plumbing, San Francisco) 1903


Clark, Robert L. (Jeweler, San Francisco) undated


Clark Wise Co. (Pianos, San Francisco) undated


Clarkodota Fig Plantations (San Francisco) circa 1921


Clarke, James L. (Watchman, San Francisco) 1872


Clarke Nursery (San Jose) undated


Clark's O.N.T. Spool Cotton (San Francisco) circa 1900


Classen Company (Soap agents, San Francisco) circa 1891


Claude Neon Industries (Electrical Products Corporation of California) 1930


Clay, Thomas (San Francisco) 1858


Clay Street Railroad (San Francisco) circa 1873, undated


Clay Street Wool Depot (San Francisco) circa 1870


Clear Light Oil Company (San Francisco) circa 1900


Clements Co. (Importers and dealers in general merchandise, San Francisco) 1865


Clement Bazaar (Books, stationery and notions, San Francisco) undated


Cleveland Faucet Co. (San Francisco) 1899


Cliff House (San Francisco) 1900-1947, 1978-1997, undated


Clifford Associates (Investment counselors, Los Angeles) 1970


Clift Hotel (San Francisco) circa 1915-1929, 1976-1977, undated


Cline Bros. (Real estate agents, San Francisco) undated


Clinton Cafeteria (San Francisco) circa 1918, 1940-1947


Clipper Restaurant (San Francisco) circa 1871-1884


Clos du Val Wine Co., Ltd. 1987


Close, O.H. (Fancy goods bazaar, San Francisco) undated


Club Liquor Store (San Francisco) 1949


Club Restaurant, Players Club (San Francisco) 1940s


Cluett, Peabody Co. (Alameda) circa 1906


Cluff Brothers (Wholesale and retail grocers, San Francisco) 1899


Clunie Opera House (Sacramento) 1887-1893


Clunie Theatre (Sacramento) 1898-1907


Clute, P.A. (Wholesale and retail dealer in groceries, provisions, dry goods..., Volcano) 1898


Coarsegold Inn (Coarsegold) undated


Coast Counties Gas and Electric Company (Santa Cruz, San Francisco) 1939-1951


Coast Envelope Company (Los Angeles) undated


Coast Federal Savings (Los Angeles) undated


Cobb Co. (Commission merchants, San Francisco) 1853


Coburn, Tevis Co. (Commission merchants, San Francisco) 1899


Codding Service (Multigraphing, mimeography, stenography, San Francisco) undated


Code, Elfelt Co. (Manufacturers of hermetically sealed goods, San Francisco) circa 1875


Coffee Dan's (San Francisco) circa 1951


Coffee Gallery (San Francisco) undated


Coffin Henry (Ship chandlery and naval stores, San Francisco) 1877-1881


Coggins Brothers Co. (Lumber and box manufacturers, Igerna) 1905


Coghill Kohn (Importers and wholesale grocers, San Francisco) 1894-1900


Cognet, Joseph T. (Attorney, San Francisco) undated


Cohen, D. (Jeweler, San Francisco) undated


Cohen Co. (Commission merchants, Sacramento) circa 1853


Cohen, R. (Hides, wool and furs, San Francisco) circa 1870


Cohen, W. (Glazier, San Francisco) 1909-1913


Cohn, P.C. (General merchandise, Folsom) 1898-1904


Cohn, S. (Wholesale and retail dealer in groceries and produce, Folsom) undated


Cohn, Samuel (Teas, Healdsburg) undated


Cohnreich Bros. (Boots and shoes, San Francisco) circa 1882, undated


Colberg Supplies (Maintenance materials, San Francisco) 1940s


Cole, R.E. (Fulton livery stable,San Francisco) 1899


Coleman, D.R. (Ship blacksmith, San Francisco) 1872


Coleman, H. (Insurance agent, San Francisco) undated


Coleman Lamp Stove Co. (Los Angeles) undated


Coliseum Theatre (San Francisco) 1919-1924


College Hill Land Association, The (San Diego) 1903, undated


College Homestead Association (San Francisco) 1874


Collins Dean (Dealers in flour, feed and grain, San Francisco) 1866


Collins, Charles J. (Hatter, San Francisco) 1874


Collins, D.W., The New Home Sewing Machine Co. (San Francisco) undated


Collins, S. H. (Watches, diamonds and jewelry, San Francisco) 1887


Collins, T. (Boat builder, San Francisco) undated


Collins Tiffany (Hatters, San Francisco) 1861


Colman Brothers (Importers and dealers in clothing, San Francisco) 1853-1898


Colonial Hotel (San Francisco) 1919-1920


Colman Investment Co. (San Francisco) 1940s


Colonial Terrace (Carmel) undated


Colonial Theatre (San Francisco) 1906-1907


Colorado No. 2 Gold and Silver Mining Company (Monitor) 1878


Columbia-Geneva Steel (San Francisco) 1959


Columbia Gulch Fluming Company 1859


Columbia Phonograph Co. (San Francisco) circa 1930


Columbia Restaurant (Folsom) circa 1910


Columbia River Manufacturing Co. (Lumber, San Francisco) circa 1870


Columbian Banking Company (San Francisco) 1901


Columbus Buggy Co. (San Francisco) undated


Columbus Savings and Loan Society (San Francisco) undated


Colville Co. (Commission merchants, San Francisco) 1853


Comedy, The (Theatre, San Francisco) undated


Comegys, Block Co., G.W. Comegys (Druggist, Livermore) undated


Commercial Hotel (Stockton) circa 1880-1888


Commercial Mart (Importers and dealers in dry goods, San Francisco) 1884


Commercial Pacific Cable Company 1902


Commercial Pacific Co. (Importers, San Francisco) undated


Commercial Savings Bank of San Jose 1875


Commercial Soap Co. (San Francisco) 1883, undated


Commercial Union Assurance Company of London (San Francisco) circa 1870


Commercial Union Fire Insurance Co. (San Francisco) 1906


Commercial Utility Service (San Francisco) 1940s


Commodore Aviation (Lake Tahoe, Sausalito) undated


Commonwealth Insurance Company of New York (San Francisco) 1953, undated


Commonwealth Investment Company (San Francisco) 1933-1935


Community Silver Distributors (San Francisco) undated


Compton, F.W. (Surveyor, San Francisco) 1888


Conacher Galleries (San Francisco) undated


Condy, H. Richard (Watchmaker and jeweler, Grass Valley) circa 1920


Congdon, Charles H. (Civil engineer, Tulare) 1891


Congress Hall (San Francisco) 1867


Conklin Co., Denis Corkry (Attorneys, San Francisco) 1892


Conklin, G. W. (San Francisco) undated


Conlin Roberts (Metal roofers, San Francisco) 1889


Conlin, John F. (Street contractor, San Francisco) 1866


Connecticut Fire Insurance. Co., Hagan Manheim Agents (San Francisco) 1884


Connell Motor Co. (Oldsmobile dealer, Oakland) 1956


Conner, W.A.H. (Stamp dealer, Oakland) undated


Conrad, A. (Carpenter and cabinet maker, San Francisco) 1863


Conrad, John (Watchmaker, San Francisco) undated


Conroy O'Connor (Importers in hardware, iron and steel, San Francisco) 1859-1866


Conservative Rubber Production Company (San Francisco) 1902


Consolidated Aircraft Corporation (San Diego) 1941-1944


Consolidated Amador Mining Company (Amador County) 1880


Consolidated Association (San Francisco) undated


Consolidated Chemical Industries Inc. (San Francisco) 1952-1954


Consolidated Freightways, Inc. (Menlo Park, San Francisco) 1958-1967

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

Consolidated Virginia Mining Company (San Francisco) 1876-1880


Consolidated Western Steel Corporation (California) 1948, 1955


Constant J. Auger (Jeweler, San Francisco) undated


Constant, Madame (French milliner, San Francisco) 1870


Consumers Agency Representatives (Automobile financing, San Francisco) 1955


Consumers' Yeast Vinegar Works (San Francisco) 1893-1900


Continental Airlines 1957-1970, undated


Continental Building and Loan Association (San Francisco) undated


Continental Casualty Company (San Francisco) 1951


Continental Express (Group tours, San Francisco) 1965


Continental Fire Insurance Company (San Francisco) 1917-1919


Continental Hotel undated


Continental Oil and Transportaion Co. (San Francisco) circa 1882


Continental Subdivisions Inc. (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1952


Contra Costa Laundry Association (San Francisco) 1882


Contra Costa Water Company (Oakland) 1860-1870


Coogan, T.C. (Attorney, San Francisco) 1888


Cook Co. (Importers of crockery, glass..., San Francisco) circa 1890


Cook Cook (Commercial photo service, Oakland) undated


Cook, H.N. (Manufacturer of leather belting, San Francisco) 1891


Cook, John (Carpenter, builder and decorator, San Francisco) 1887


Cook's Tours (Thomas Cook, Hugh B. Rice, Los Angeles) 1897, undated


Coolot, A. (Cigars and tobacco, Sacramento) 1901


Coombs Taylor (Shipwrights, San Francisco) 1872


Cooney, Andrew (Carpenter and builder, San Francisco) circa 1909


Cooney, J. (Painter and whitener, San Francisco) 1884-1885


Cooper, J. (Merchant tailor, San Francisco) 1867


Coppa's Restaurant (San Francisco) 1911-1937, undated


Coral Reef (Restaurant, Millbrae) undated


Corliss, W. H. (Paints, oils, glass and wallpaper, Petaluma) 1880s


Corner Art Shop (Graphic, Oriental and decorative arts, San Francisco) undated


Coronado Beach Company (San Diego) undated


Corran, W.H.L., Langley's San Francisco Directory (Compiler, San Francisco) 1888


Correct Time Patents Co. (San Francisco) 1911


Cort Theatre (San Francisco) 1913-1923

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

Cosmopolitan (Baths, Yosemite Valley) circa 1870


Cosmopolitan Hotel (San Francisco) 1870, undated


Cosmopolitan Hotel, J.C. Smith J.R. Townsend, Proprietors (Yosemite Valley) circa 1880


Cosmopolitan Opera Company (San Francisco) 1955


Cosmos Cafe (San Francisco) 1909


Costa, Lorenzo (Importer, San Francisco) 1884-1887


Costello, James (Painter, San Francisco) 1888


Costerauste, Etienne (Importer of French and English dry goods, San Francisco) 1862


Cottage City (Lucerne) undated


Cottage Gardens Nurseries (Eureka, San Jose) 1917-1918


Coulter's Rattan Works (San Francisco) undated


Couralet, J. (Gardener, San Francisco) 1908-1912


Covert, H.M. (Agent for the California sack holder, San Francisco) undated


Coward, Herbert (Surveyor, San Francisco) 1888


Cowen Co. (Funeral directors, San Francisco) 1890


Crabtree's Travel Office (Oakland) 1923


Craig, C.W. (Importer and commission merchant, San Francisco) 1887


Craig Son (Undertakers, San Francisco) 1873


Craig, Cochran Co. (Funeral directors, San Francisco) 1891


Cram, Rogers Co.'s (Yreka) circa 1850


Crandall McKillican (Provisions and mining supplies, North Bloomfield) 1878-1892


Crane, A.M. (Attorney, San Francisco) undated


Crane Brigham, Crowell, Crane Brigham (Wholesale druggists, San Francisco) 1858-1867


Crane Cording (Sulphate copper, South San Francisco) circa 1870


Crane Co. (Pumbing fixtures, Oakland) 1925


Crego Bowley (Auctioneers and commission merchants, San Francisco) 1878


Creque's American Hotel (Pilot Hill) 1866


Cresta Blanca Wine Co. (Livermore, San Francisco) circa 1909


Crichton Lyon (Strong ale, San Francisco) 1854


Crittenden, Parker (Notary public and commissioner of deeds, San Francisco) 1870


Crockard Chevrolet Co. (Roseville) circa 1930


Crocker-Anglo National Bank (San Francisco) 1956-1957


Crocker Art Gallery (Sacramento) 1952-1979


Crocker-Citizens National Bank (San Francisco) 1964-1968


Crocker Estate Company (San Francisco) 1913


Crocker First National Bank (San Francisco, Oakland) 1915-1959


Crocker National Bank (San Francisco) circa 1980


Crocker-Woolworth National Bank (San Francisco) 1890-1900


Crosby Mathewson (Importers and jobbers of watches, diamonds and fine jewelry, San Francisco) 1860-1861


Crosett Samuel (Fancy goods, jewelry and clocks, San Francisco) undated


Cross Co. (Blacksmiths, Nelson Point) circa 1855


Crowley, F. (Carpenter and builder, San Francisco) circa 1870


Crowley, T.J. (Horse shoer, San Francisco) 1888


Crowley Maritime Corporation, Crowley's Bay Excursion (Oakland) 1915, 1992, undated


Crown Graphite Company of Mexico (San Francisco) 1913


Crown Manufacturing Co. (Grocers' supplies, San Francisco) 1899


Crown Zellerbach Corporation (San Francisco) 1949-1971, unadted

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

Cruising Enterprises (Balboa, Newport Harbor, Sausalito) undated


Crum Forster (Insurance, San Francisco) undated


Crystal Brothers (Dry goods, fancy goods..., Vacaville) 1900


Crystal Dairy Foods (Sacramento Valley) undated


Crystal Pistol (Night club, San Francisco) 1989


Crystal Valley Cellars (Modesto) circa 1987


Culley, John P. (Importer and dealer in hardware, stoves and plumbing supplies, San Francisco) 1887


Cullverwell Harlow (Sash, blinds and doors, San Francisco) 1867


Cummins Morgan (Grocers, San Francisco) circa 1880


Cummings Brothers (Jewelers, San Francisco) 1869


Curby W. Catto's Saloon undated


Currier Winter (Importers and dealers in art and art materials, San Francisco) 1868


Curtin, C. (Importer of dry goods, San Francisco) 1880s


Curtin's Jersey Dairy (Oakland, Golden Gate) 1904


Curtis Allen (Produce commission merchants, San Francisco) 1865


Curtis, Taylor H. (Art sales, San Francisco) 1911-1914


Curtis Studio (Auctioneers, San Francisco) 1916-1924


Curtiss-Wright Flying Service (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1930


Curtition Co. (Los Angeles) circa 1950


Cusheon, J.D. (Real estate, San Francisco) undated


Cushing, John (Groceries, Oakland) circa 1880


Cushing-Wetmore Company (Concrete and artificial stone, San Francisco) 1895


Cutler, L.H. (M.D., druggist, Livermore)


Cutter Laboratories (Berkeley) 1951-1953


Cutting Fruit Packing Company, Cutting Co. (Manufacturer of pickles, sauces and preserves, San Francisco) 1879-1899




D.A. J. McKinley Co., D.A. McKinley Co. (Wholesale and retail dealers in wood and coal, San Francisco) 1868-1870


D.A. MacDonald Co. (Sawing and planing mills, San Francisco) circa 1870


D.A. Mendenhall Co. (Dealers in dry goods, Livermore) circa 1883-1885


D. Ghirardelli Co., D. Ghirardelli Sons (San Francisco) 1852-1888, 1956-1968, undated

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

D.L. Beck Son (Agents for Lautz Bros. Co.'s Stearnine Soap, San Francisco) 1880s


D.M. Moran Co. (Dry goods, San Francisco) 1880s


D. Mencarini Co. (Modelers and sculptors, San Francisco) 1868


D.O. Mills Co. (Bankers, Sacramento) 1855-1861


D.N. E. Walter Co. (Importers and jobbers of carpets, oil cloths..., San Francisco) 1865-1870, 1906


D. Orena Co. (General commission merchants, San Francisco) 1886


D.R. Avery Co. (Wholesale and retail dealers in fruit and vegetables, San Francisco) undated


D.S. Martin Co., Market St. Trunk Store (San Francisco) 1882


D'Audney's Delphiniums Pansies (Oakland) undated


Dagget, Henry (Pharmacist, San Diego) circa 1890


Daily Pacific Builder (Construction newspaper, San Francisco) 1954


Dairy Delivery Company (San Francisco) 1906


Dairy-Mens Union of California (Wholesale dealers, San Francisco) 1899


Dale Co. (Music store, Sacramento) undated


Dale-Tallack Hotel (San Francisco) undated


Dalewood Way (Housing development, San Francisco) circa 1966


Dalton Brothers (Commission merchants and wholesale dealers in produce, San Francisco) 1890-1893


Daly City Cab Company 1940s


Daly, John C.(Shoes, Chico) 1912


Daly Hawkins (Real estate, San Francisco) circa 1860-1870


Dalziel, Ira Barker (New and second-hand farm wagons and buggies, San Francisco) undated


Dalziel, James (Tin, copper and sheet iron wares, Oakland) 1878


Damewood, Orie (Photography, San Francisco) 1954


Damon Raike Company (Commercial and industrial real estate, San Francisco) undated


Dampf Schussler (Manufacturer and dealer in picture frames, San Francisco) undated


Dana Attractions Inc. (Music producer, San Francisco) 1962


Dan Castello's Menagerie and Circus 1889


Danforth, E.E.(?) (Office superintendent R.M.S., San Francisco) 1800s


Dangerfield, W.R. (Attorney, San Francisco) 1882


Daniels, C.S. (Furniture, mattresses, shades..., Arcata) 1887


Daneri, Antonio (Importer and dealer in hardware, cutlery, plated ware..., San Francisco) 1888-1890


Darbee Immel Oyster Co. (San Francisco) undated


Dardanell Mining Company undated


daRosa-Doherty Company (Producers and distributors of grape products, San Francisco) undated


Dashaway Hall (Theatre, San Francisco) undated


Dashiell Hammett Tour (San Francisco) 1984


Date Gardens (Coachella Valley, Indio, Thermal) 1956-1974, undated


Davega, Joseph Labatt (Auctioneers and commission merchants, San Francisco) 1865


David Stern Sons (Auctioneers, Los Angeles) 1887


Davidson Bros. (Dealers in lumber, wood, coal..., San Francisco) 1896


Davidson, John C. (Wholesale and retail dealer in Mexican hand crafts, San Francisco) circa 1910


Davidson, M. (Manufacturer of tin, copper and sheet iron ware, San Francisco) 1859-1861


Davidson Leigh (Real estate, San Francisco) circa 1916, undated


Davis Co. (Wood and ivory turners, San Francisco) 1858


Davis, Charles G., Ghageda Gardens (San Leandro) undated


Davis, Percy (Dealer in general merchandise, Coulterville) 1903


Davis Jordan (Dealers in lime and cement, San Francisco) 1858


Davis Brothers, Bergmann Co., Davis Brothers, Golden Rule Bazaar (Toys, notions and novelties, San Francisco) 1881-1890, undated


Davis, Schonwasser Co. (Ladies, children's and infants' wear, San Francisco) 1899


Davis Theatre (San Francisco) 1906


Davis, W. (Sailmaker, tents and awnings, San Francisco) undated


Davis, W. (Saddlery hardware, San Francisco) 1881


Davisson, Hall Co. (Importers of notions, white goods and corsets, San Francisco) 1882


Day Pracy, American Tool Works (San Francisco) 1889


Deady, Edward (Street and sewer construction, San Francisco) 1896


Dean Iris Gardens (Moneta) 1914-1915


Dean Witter Co. (San Francisco) 1945-1959


Death Valley-Arcalvada Conc Mines Co. (Cima) 1907


Death Valley Hotel Company (Los Angeles) undated


Debell Fonda (Jewelers, Marysville) 1854


DeBella, J. (Cooper, San Francisco) 1929


De Biasi's Villa Lorenzo (Nightclub, San Lorenzo) 1954


DeBlois Co. (Produce shipping and commission merchants, San Francisco) 1866


Decatur Club (San Francisco) 1922


Decoration and Ornamentation (San Francisco) 1977


Decorative Plant Rentals, Inc. (Hayward) undated


Decoto Weekly Star (Alameda County) 1893


Deer Lick Springs (Mineral water, Trinity County) 1910


Deer Park Villa (Restaurant, Fairfax) 1983


Deere Implement Company (San Francisco) 1896-1903


DeForest, W.F., Mrs. (Importer and dealer in millinery, silks, ribbon and lace, San Francisco) 1887-1888


Degen, L.P. (Leather belting, San Francisco) circa 1882-1899


Degener Co. (Importers and commission merchants, San Francisco) circa 1870


Deininger, J.F. (Brewing company, Vallejo) 1898


De La Montanya (Importer of stoves, tin and sheet iron, San Francisco) 1863-1883, unated


De Lalande, A. (Consul de France, San Francisco) circa 1894


Delite Finte Foods, Inc. (Packers, San Francisco) 1940s


Delmas, D.M. (Attorney, San Francisco) 1898


Delmonico's Continental Restaurant (San Francisco) undated


Del Mar Restaurant (San Francisco) undated


Del Mar Turf Club (Del Mar) 1964


Del Monte Art Gallery circa 1930


Del Monte Corporation (San Francisco) 1951-1979


Del Monte Milling Co. (Flour feed and meals, San Francisco) 1887-1896


DeLuxe Voyages, Limited (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1926


Del Vecchio, Charles (Importer and dealer in paints, glass and brushes, San Francisco) circa 1853


DeLong, F. (Cider, San Francisco) 1885


Deming, A.B. (Charcoal cure, San Francisco) 1887


Deming, H.A. (Decorative stamping outfit, San Francisco) 1886


Deming, Palmer Milling Co., Deming, Palmer Co. (Flour mill, San Francisco) 1882-1888


Denckla, W.P. (Wholesale dealer in provisions, Marysville) 1856


Denicke Brothers (Cigars and tobaccos, San Francisco) undated


Denison, E.S. (Restaurant, Oakland) undated


Dennen's Heritage House (Little River) 1967, undated


Dennis Botto (Druggists, Sutter Creek) 1891


Dennis, George, San Francisco Wire Works (San Francisco) 1957


Dennis, Jackson (Druggist, Sutter Creek) 1891


Denniston's San Francisco Plating Works (San Francisco) 1897


Denny, J.W. (House, sign and ship painting, San Francisco) 1863


Denver Rio Grande Railroad 1895


Deppen, D., Mme. (Importer and dealer in fancy goods, embroidery..., San Francisco) undated


Derby Bassett (Dealers in groceries and provisions, Marysville) 1856


Der Wienerschnitzel (San Francisco) 1967


design for business (Business furniture, San Francisco) 1968


Desmond Park Servive Co. (Yosemite) 1916


Detjens, Herman (Dealer in general merchandise, Pleasanton) circa 1880


DeUrioste, A. (Motor cars, San Francisco) 1929


Deutsch, F. (General merchandise, San Francisco) 1899


Devine, James (Druggist, San Francisco) circa 1880


Devoto, James A. (Attorney, San Francisco) circa 1890


Dewey Opera House (Oakland) undated


DeWitt, Kittle Co. (San Francisco) 1858


DeWitt McCausland (Carpenters and builders, San Francisco) circa 1870


DeWitt, T.D., Potrero Pharmacy (M.D., San Francisco) undated


Dewlaney's Moving (San Francisco) circa 1952


DeWolfe, E.A., Mrs. (Stamping, Santa Cruz) circa 1900


Diamond Match Company (Lumber, California) 1929-1946

Physical Description: 3.0 folders

Diamond Palace (San Francisco) 1940s


Diamond Rubber Co. (San Francisco) undated


Dickey, George S. (Chemist, San Francisco) circa 1874


Dick's Saloon, Richard Proquitte, Proprietor (San Francisco) circa 1890


Dickinson, J.W., Big Curio Store (Santa Cruz) undated


Dickson, DeWolf Co. (Freight and storage, San Francisco) circa 1870


Dictating Recording Co., Inc. (Los Angeles) undated


Dierck, Hinz Plagemann (Grain mills, San Francisco) 1883


Diggles, H.J. (General merchandise, Fort Jones) 1878


Di Giorgio Fruit Corporation (San Francisco) 1953-1958


Dillon, Edward (Watchmaker, San Francisco) 1872


Dill's Hotel (Dutch Flat) circa 1925


Diners' Club (Los Angeles, San Francisco) undated


Discovery Bookstore (San Francisco) 1980


Dixie Dixons DeLuxe Chocolates (San Francisco) 1940s


Dixon, Miss Putnam, Mrs. (Milliners, San Francisco) 1869-1870


Dixon, James (General transfer business, Placerville) circa 1915


Doane Henshelwood (Dry goods, San Francisco) circa 1881-1882


Doble Steam Motors (Automobile makers, Emeryville, San Francisco) 1917-1923


Dockweiler, Isidore B. (Attorney, Los Angeles) circa 1890


Dodge Division, Chrysler Corporation (San Leandro plant) 1953, undated


Dodge, Sweeney Co. (Commission merchants, San Francisco) 1887-1909


Dodson Fisher, Dodson, A.E. (Insurance agent, San Diego) 1898-1902


Dodwell Company Ltd. (San Francisco) undated


Doe, B. J.S. (Manufacturers of windows, doors and blinds, San Francisco) 1872


Doerr's New York Bakery (Cakes, candies, ice cream, pastries, confectioneries, San Jose) undated


Dolan, William B. (Dealer in wood, coal and grain, San Francisco) 1860


Dolan Bros. (Shoes, San Francisco) undated


Dollar Steamship Line (Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1925-1932


Dolson, William (Men's wear, San Francisco) 1852


Domaine Chandon (Winery, Yountville) 1984-1986


Domeniconi, A. (Wines and brandy, Sonoma) 1878


Domino Club (Restaurant, San Francisco) 1946


Domett, E.M., Miss (Agent for Blanchard's Life Foods, San Francisco) undated


Dominion Belridge Oil Co. (San Francisco) 1912


Donahue, Booth Co., Donahue's, Union Iron and Brass Foundry (San Francisco) 1863-1864


Donald Lindo Co. (Importers and exporters, San Francisco) 1923


Donald McRae Furniture Co. (San Francisco) 1905


Don Lee Incorporated (Cadillac-La Salle distributor, Los Angeles) 1930


Donlon, J.M. (Insurance broker, San Francisco) circa 1895


Donnelly Kerr's Saloon (San Francisco) 1871


Donnelly, E. (Street grading, San Francisco) 1893


Donnelly, Edward F. (M.D., San Francisco) 1898


Donner Lake Company (San Francisco, Truckee) undated


Donohoe, John (Dealer in groceries, San Francisco) 1901


Donohoe, Kelly Co., Donohoe, Ralston Co. (Banking house, San Francisco) 1861-1878


Donovan, James (Construction supervisor, San Francisco) 1886


Donut Bowl (San Francisco) 1940s


Doran, P. (Gardener, San Francisco) 1900


Dore, L., Madame (Cosmetics, San Francisco) undated


Dorr Paint Co. (Marine germicide paint, San Francisco) 1887


Dorrance, H.T. (Saddlery and Harness, Stockton) circa 1880


Doubleday Bros. (Wall paper, paints, oils..., Santa Rosa) circa 1885


Doubleday, D.G. (Banker and broker, Oakland) 1906


Dougherty, George (Contractor, San Francisco) 1875


Douglass Co., Diamond Store (General merchandise, Visalia) 1870


Doutrick McVey's Cricket Songster (San Francisco) 1885


Dow Chemical Company (Pittsburg) undated


Dow, Percy A.R. (Voice studios, Oakland) circa 1915


Dow Co. (Wholesale groceries, San Francisco) 1856


Downieville Express 1914


Downtown Center Garage (San Francisco) 1955, undated


Downtown Theatre (San Francisco) 1947


Doyle, T. (Horse shoe agent, San Francisco) 1886


Dr. Corley's Products (Health and toilet products, San Francisco) undated


Dr. Hall Electro-Vigor Company (San Francisco) undated


Dr. Mclaughlin Co. (Electrical belt, San Francisco) 1903, undated


Draghicevich, George (General insurance, San Francisco) undated


Drake-Wiltshire Hotel (San Francisco) 1950


Draper Esquin (Wine merchants, San Francisco) 1980


Dream Theatre undated


Dreamland Auditorium (San Francisco) 1920-1931


Dreamland Rink (San Francisco) 1907-1910, undated


Drexel, Sather Church, Bankers (San Francisco) circa 1850


Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream (Oakland) 1997


Driftwood Cafe (San Francisco) 1940s


Drossel, J. H. (Apothecary and chemist, San Francisco) circa 1880


Dubroca, Meu. (Importer of French wines and liquor, San Francisco) 1857


Dubuque Gold and Silver Mining Co. (San Francisco) 1864, undated


Duchess Inc. Party Foods (Oakland, San Francisco) 1947


Dude Ranch for Dogs (San Bernardino mountains) undated


Duff Company (Produce and commission merchants, San Francisco) 1885


Duhem, A. (Florist and decorator, San Francisco) circa 1900


Dumbarton Bridge Company (San Francisco) 1925-1931


Dunbarton Flax Spinning Co. (San Francisco) 1897


Duncan Co. (Real estate and general auctioneers, San Francisco) 1861-1862


Dungeon, The (Restaurant, San Francisco) circa 1915


Dunham, Carrigan and Hayden Co., Dunham, Carrigan Co. (Importers and dealers in hardware, iron and steel, San Francisco) 1878-1828, undated


Dunn Kerwin, Globe Iron Works (Pattern and model makers, San Francisco) 1873


Dunn Cracker Company (Oakland) undated


Dunne, Edward (Shoe store, Stockton) undated


Dupuis, Victor (French gardener and florist, Mayfield) 1893


Durango, Jose Herrera (Candle maker, Los Angeles) undated


Durkee Famous Foods (Berkeley) undated


Dutard, H. (Beans, grain and produce, San Francisco) 1888-1889


Dutcher, N.D. (Stoves, tinware and hardware, Livermore) 1885


Dutton, George (General merchandise, Jolon) 1888


Dwight Jepson, Pedigo Washer Co. (Agents, San Francisco) undated


Dymo Industries Inc. (Berkeley) 1963




E.A. Guptill Co (Medicinal remedy, San Francisco) circa 1888


E.A. Scott Co. (Importers and dealers in fire engines, San Francisco) 1881


E.B. Stone Son, Greenall Fertilizer (Manufacturers, Salinas) California Pest Control Co. (Distributors, San Francisco) undated


E. Backus (Advertising distributor, San Francisco) circa 1930


E. Bernheim Co. (Manufactures and importers of boots and shoes, Oakland) undated


E. Bloch Mercantile Co. (Novelties and curios, San Francisco) undated


E. Boesch Co. (Lamps, San Francisco) 1883-1887


E. Candevan Co. (French laundry, San Francisco) 1909


E. Chielovich Co. (Importer and wholesale dealer in wines, liquors..., San Francisco) 1886


E. Clemens Horst Co. (Hop picking machines, San Francisco) undated


E. Commins Co. (San Francisco) 1897


E. Detrick Co's. (Tents, awnings and bags, San Francisco) circa 1880


E.D. Farnsworth Son (Insurance agents, San Francisco) circa 1880


E. Dieren and Co. (Dyeing and scouring, San Francisco) undated


E. Eisenberg Bro (Manufacturers and dealers in cigars and tobacco, San Francisco) 1886


E.E. Morgan's Sons (Shipping and commission merchants, San Francisco) undated


E.F. Gambs' Foreign Stamp Emporium (San Francisco) undated


E.F. Sanders Co. (Dealers in variety and fancy goods, Stockton) circa 1890


E.G. Bossi Co. (Fresco painters, San Francisco) undated


E.G. Lyons Co. (Importers, dealers and manufacturers of wines and liquors, San Francisco) 1887-1899


E. Gill Nursery Company (Berkeley) undated


E. Ginocchio Bro. (General merchandise, Jackson) 1916


E. Goslinsky Co. (Manufacturers of cigars, San Francisco) 1899


E. Guittard Co. (Manufacturers of coffee, chocolate and spices, San Francisco) 1878, 1952, undated


E.H. Hatch Co. (San Francisco) 1888


E.H. Jones Co. (Importers and jobbers of millinery goods, San Francisco) 1868


E.J. Baldwin's Santa Anita Stud (Thoroughbred horses, San Francisco) 1897


E. Lauer Sons (General merchandise and milling, Alturas) 1901


E.L. Vanderburg Co. (San Francisco) undated


E. Marre Bro. (Wholesale dealers in wines and liquors, Jackson) undated


E. Martin Co. (Wholesale wine and liquor merchants, San Francisco) undated


E.P. Charlton Co. (San Francisco) undated


E. Sikes Co. (Manufacturer and dealer in cigars, San Francisco) circa 1880


E. Stevens Co. (Forwarding and commission merchants, Marysville) 1857


E. Sugarman Inc. (Plumbing, heating, appliance repair, San Francisco) undated


E.T. Allen Sporting Goods (San Francisco) 1887-1888


E.T. Farmer Co. (Dealers in dry goods, groceries..., Santa Rosa) circa 1870


E.W. Butler and Sons (Manufacturers agents, jobbers and liquidators, San Francisco) 1940s


Eagle Gold and Silver Mining Co. (San Francisco) 1879


Eagle Grill (San Francisco) 1921


Eagle Warehouses, N.A. Lowell (San Francisco) 1872-1877


Eagleson's, Eagleson Co. (Clothing, San Francisco) circa 1880, 1950


Earl C. Anthony, Inc. (Durant automobile distributors, Oakland) undated


Earl, D.W. (San Francisco) circa 1870


Earl N. Merguire Co. (San Francisco) undated


Earle M. Jorgensen Co. (Steel manufacturer, Los Angeles) 1975-1976


Earthquake McGoon's (Nightclub, San Francisco) undated


East Bay Municipal Utility District (Oakland) 1935-1980

Physical Description: 4.0 folders

East Bay Street Railways, Ltd. (Oakland) 1935


East Bay Water Company (Oakland) 1922


Easterday Supply Company (Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Jose) undated


Eastern Hardwood Floor Co. (San Francisco) 1917


Eastman, Howard W. (Display fixtures, San Francisco) undated


Easton, A. (Importer and dealer in furniture, Stockton) 1879


Easton, Eldridge Co. (Real estate and general auctioneers, San Francisco) 1887-1901


East Village West (Massage, San Francisco) undated


Easy Sprayer and Chemical Manufacturing Co. (Berkeley, Oakland) undated


Eaton, Charles S. (Piano agent, San Francisco) undated


Eaton Howard Incorporated (Investment funds, San Francisco) 1952, 1955


Eaton, William R. (House and sign painter, San Francisco) 1885


Eaton Bostwick (Dealers in flour and grain, San Francisco) 1858


Ebbets, Arthur M. (Coal dealer, San Francisco) 1881, undated


Eckman, Tennent Co. (Wholesale dealers in provisions, liquors..., Marysville) 1857


Eclectic Life Insurance Company, George Claussenius General Agent (San Francisco) circa 1871


Eclipse (Steamer, San Francisco) 1861


Economy Building and Loan Association (San Francisco) 1897


Economy Exploration and Drilling Company (Sacramento) 1957


Eddy Dairy Lunch and Bakery (San Francisco) undated


Eddy Street Bazaar (Fine candies, stationary..., San Francisco) undated


Edelmann, Joseph (Insurance surveyor, San Francisco) undated


Eden Landing Industrial Park (Hayward) undated


Edgebrook Gardens (Nursery, St. Helena) undated


Edison Electric Appliance Co., Inc. (Ontario) 1917


Edison Theatre (San Francisco) undated


Edouart and Cobb's (Photographic gallery, San Francisco) undated


Ed's Chuck Wagons (Belmont, San Francisco, San Jose) 1954, undated


Edward Brown Sons (Insurance agents, San Francisco) 1951, undated


Edward Gagne's Photo Gallery (Oakland) undated


Edward Galpen Co. (Manufacturers and importers of trunks and valises, San Francisco) 1865-1868


Edward J. Creely Dog and Cat Hospital (San Francisco) undated


Edward S. Spear Co. (Auctioneers, San Francisco) 1872-1905


Edwardian (Restaurant, San Francisco) 1976


Edwards, J. Paulding (Miniature electric vehicles) undated


Edwards Wire Rope (San Francisco) undated


Edwards, Frank G. (Paper hanging and carpets, San Francisco) 1860-1890


Edwin K. Alsip Company (Sacramento, San Francisco) undated


Edwin W. Joy Co. Incorporated (Manufacturing chemists, San Francisco) 1889


Egan William F. (Veterinary surgeon, San Francisco) 1896


Egerton, Henry C. (Merchandise broker, San Francisco) circa 1870-1884


Eggers Co. (Wholesale dealer in groceries and provisions, San Francisco) 1859-1880


Eggers Pharmacy, Inc. (San Francisco) undated


Ehmann (Photographer, San Francisco) undated


Ehrenberg Brothers (Wholesale women's wear, San Francisco) undated


Ehrenpfort, William, Dr. (San Francisco) 1885


Eilers Music Company (San Francisco) 1908


Einstein Bros. Co. (Importers of boots and shoes, San Francisco) 1859-1870


Eisen Vineyard Co. (Fresno, San Francisco) 1886-1887


Elam Howes (Broom manufacturers, San Francisco) 1886


El Cid (Nightclub, San Francisco) 1963


El Cortez Hotel (San Francisco) 1929, 1932


El Curtola (Restaurant, Oakland) circa 1945


Elder Dobbie (Dealers in stoves, tinware and sheet iron, San Francisco) 1888


Elder Drever (Thread, San Francisco) circa 1893


El Dorado Brewing Company (Stockton) circa 1916


El Drisco Hotel (San Francisco) 1974


Eleanor P. Gibbons Co. (Designing, drawing and engraving on wood, San Francisco) 1880, undated


Electric Equipment Co. (San Francisco) undated


Electric Mfg. Co. (Electric washer distributor, San Francisco) undated


Electric Theatre (San Francisco) 1915-1916


Electrical Construction and Maintenance Co. (San Francisco) 1874


Electrical Engineering Company (Manufacturers of electric dynamos, San Francisco) undated


Elite Photographic Studio (San Francisco) undated


Elite Saloon, A.S. Morton, Proprietor (Suisun) circa 1885


Elite, The (Saloon, San Francisco) undated


Elite, The, Ben McCrillis, Prop. (Tulare) undated


El Jardin (Restaurant, San Francisco) 1950


Ellery Arms Company (Sporting goods, San Francisco) 1917


Elliot, H.C. (Teamster, San Francisco) 1881


Ellis Miller (Dealers in hay, grain and feed, San Francisco) 1887-1888


Ellis Sanborn (Druggists, Sunolglen) circa 1885


Ellis Theatre (San Francisco) 1939


El Matador (Restaurant and bar, San Francisco) 1953


El Molino Mills (Alhambra) undated


Elmwood Pharmacy (Berkeley) undated


El Nido Rancho (Alameda County) 1949


El Paseo (Shopping center, Santa Barbara) 1959


El Paso de Robles Hot and Cold Sulphur Springs (Paso Robles, San Francisco) circa 1890


El Pismo Inn (Pismo Beach) 1906


El Prado at Hotel Plaza (Restaurant, San Francisco) 1936


El Rancho Rinconada (Orchids, Ojai) 1951


Elston's Book Store (Woodland) circa 1880


Elu's Basque Restaurant (San Francisco) 1963, circa 1969


Elworthy Co. (Securities, San Francisco) 1956-1957


Emanuel, Lewis (Importers and jobbers of boots and shoes, San Francisco) 1862-1863


Emanuel, L. E. (Furniture manufacturers, San Francisco) 1885


Embassy Theatre (San Francisco) 1927-1928


Emerson, Adaline, Mrs. (Weaver, San Francisco) undated


Emerson, D.W. (Boots and shoes, San Francisco) circa 1850


Emerson Manufacturing Company (Flags, pennants and banners, San Francisco) 1915


emil cellini (Imported marble table tops, San Francisco) undated


Empire Airline Travel Agency (San Francisco) 1940s


Empire Coal Yard (San Francisco) 1861


Empire Gold and Silver Mining Co. (Santa Cruz) 1863


Empire Steam Mills, Miller and Haley (Sash, blinds, doors..., San Francisco) 1867


Empire Tea Company (San Francisco) 1898


Empire Theatre (Long Beach) 1922


Empire Theatre (San Francisco) 1916


Emporium (San Francisco) 1896-1998, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 box

Empress of China (Restaurant, San Francisco) undated


Empress Theatre (San Francisco) 1910-1914


Engblad Bros., A.F. Engblad Co. (Portrait artists, San Francisco) circa 1912


Engel, Henry (Boat hire, San Francisco) 1888


Engels, John (Repairman, San Francisco) 1888


English Inn (Restaurant, Santa Barbara) undated


Ensign McGuffick (Dealers in lubricating oils, San Francisco) 1900


Enterprise Brewing Co. (San Francisco) 1899, undated


Enterprise Electric Works (San Francisco) 1929


Enterprise Mill and Building Co. (San Francisco) 1888


Equitable Savings Bank (Los Angeles) undated


Erlanger's Biltmore Theatre (Los Angeles) 1925


Ernst (Men's clothing, San Francisco) undated


Esdon, Alexander (Hay broker, Livermore) circa 1880


Espenscheid, P.J. (Shoes, Marysville) 1857


Essex Paving Company (San Francisco) 1888


Essmann, E. (Dry goods, San Francisco) undated


Estabrook Gold Dredging Co. (Trinity Center) 1914-1926


Estudillo House (Restaurant, San Leandro) circa 1885


Ethel Marion (Steamer, San Francisco) 1888


Ets-Hokin Galvan Doble Steam Motors (Electrical service, San Francisco) circa 1952


Eugene Kelley Co. (Importers of foreign and American dry goods, San Francisco) 1853


Eugene Thomas Co. (Importers of French brandies, wines, olive oil..., San Francisco) 1884


Eureka District Merchants Association (San Francisco) 1925


Eureka Express Co. undated


Eureka Federal Savings and Loan Association (San Francisco) 1964


Eureka Gold Mining Company (Grass Valley) 1871-1873


Eureka Homestead Association (San Francisco) 1866


Eureka Inn (Eureka) 1958


Eureka Minstrel Hall (San Francisco) 1863-1865


Eureka Sash, Door and Molding Mills (Eureka) 1908-1912


Eureka Theatre (San Francisco) 1865


Eureka Theater Company (San Francisco) 1982-1985


European and Oregon Land Company (San Francisco) circa 1870


European Baking Company (San Francisco) undated


Evans, A. (Druggist, San Francisco) circa 1882


Evans, Elmer (Watkins dealer, Sutter Creek) 1932


Evans, Henry (Printmaker, San Francisco) 1963-1965


Evans, J.W. (Sewing machine agent, San Francisco) 1884, undated


Evans Photo Co. (San Francisco) undated


Everson Marshall (Coal dealers, San Francisco) undated


Everson, Wallace, New England Mutual Life Insurance Co. (General insurance agent, San Francisco) 1872


Ewing Eaton (Knives, San Francisco) undated


Examiner Publishing Company (San Francisco) 1885-1897


Excelsior Bazaar (San Francisco) undated


Excelsior Laundry Co. (Oakland) 1919


Exchange Bank (Santa Rosa) 1940


Exchange Hotel (Grass Valley) 1867


Exchange National Bank (Long Beach) undated


Exhibit 3 (Jewelry and crafts, San Francisco) undated


Experimental and Cabinet Shop, William Priest (San Francisco) undated


Expert Watch Repairing (San Francisco) circa 1952


Eye (Photography gallery, San Francisco) undated




F. Argenti Company (San Francisco) 1850


F.B. Joyce Oil Delivery (San Francisco) 1903


F. Chevalier Comte (Importer of fine wines and brandies, San Francisco) 1876-1877


F.C. Wagner Bro. (Packers, wholesale and retail dealers in ham, bacon..., San Francisco) 1883


F.E. Harris Co. (San Francisco) undated


F.G. Norman Sons (Importers of hardware, San Francisco) 1906


F. Horrell Sons (Coal and wood dealers, Sacramento) circa 1910


F.K. Houston Cigar Co. (San Francisco) 1899


F. Korbel Bros., Inc. (California champagne, wines and brandy, Guerneville) 1982-1985


F.M.L. Peters Co. (Fancy goods, toys..., San Francisco) circa 1880


F.M. Spaulding Co. (Wholesale paper and twine, San Francisco) circa 1875


F.R. Girard, Pianos Organs (San Francisco) 1880s


F. Thomas Co. , Parisian Dyeing and Cleaning Works (San Francisco) circa 1880-1900


F. Toplitz Co. (Importers and jobbers of hats and caps, San Francisco) 1857


F.W. Braun Company (Assayer's materials, Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1904, undated


F.W. Kreling Sons (Manufacturers of fine furniture, San Francisco) 1887-1890


F.W. Sherman Co. (Dealers in furniture, Palo Alto) 1897


Fabian Bros. (Root beer bottlers, Sacramento, San Francisco) circa 1880-1904


Factory Store, The (Ladies and childrens apparel, Sacramento) circa 1908


Fagan, Peter, Sutter Creek Livery and Feed Stable (Sutter Creek) 1878


Fageol Motors Company (Truck manufacturers, Oakland) circa 1915


Fairbanks, Morse Co., Fairbanks Hutchinson (Scales and trucks, San Francisco) 1874-1910, undated


Fairchild, John (Dealer in clothing, boots, groceries..., Yocumville) 1877


Fairmont Hotel


Administrative materials 1928-1951

Physical Description: 1.0 folder

Banquet and ball invitations 1908-1939, 1969, 1998

Physical Description: 1.0 folder

Banquet menus and programs 1909-1915, 1939-1969

Physical Description: 2.0 folders

Billhead, cigar box label and souvenirs undated

Physical Description: 1.0 folder

Brochures, publications, public relations materials 1923-1987, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 folder

Menus (Tonga Room, Papagayo Room, Coffee Room) undated

Physical Description: 1.0 folder

Programs and playbills 1907-1971

Physical Description: 1.0 folder

Fairmont Pharmacy (San Francisco) 1940s


Fairview Land Water Co. (Los Angeles) 1886


Falkenstein Co. (Importers and dealers in cigars and tobacco, San Francisco) 1865-1876


Fall, Eckman, Tennent Co., Fall, Eckman Co., Fall Co. (Wholesale dealers in provisions, liquor..., Marysville) 1853-1856


Fallen Angel (San Francisco) 1956


Family Shoe Factory, Goldberg Tweedie (San Francisco) 1897


Famous Crockery and Fancy Goods Co. (San Francisco) undated


Famous Players-Lasky Corporation (Los Angeles) undated


Fancher Creek Nursery (Fresno) undated


Fanny-May Bell Studios (Dance studio, San Francisco) undated


Fantoni, Charles (Architect, San Francisco) undated


Farish Adams (Commission merchants, Marysville) 1854


Fariss, W. W. (Contractor and builder, Los Angeles) undated


Farmer, L. Etta (M.D., Folsom) 1909


Farmers Insurance Group (Oakland) 1951


Farmers Mechanics Bank (Healdsburg) 1888


Farmers Mechanics Savings Bank (Sacramento) undated


Farmers Merchants National Bank (Los Angeles) 1909, 1955


Farmers Merchants State Bank (Mountain View) 1913-1916


Farmer's and Miner's Wareroom, Smith Callahan (Yreka) 1855


Farmers' Store, Weilheimer Bros. (Mountain View) circa 1870


Farnsworth, E.P., Hutchinson Mann Insurance Agency (San Francisco) undated


Farwell Co., J.D. Farwell Co. (Ship chandlery, San Francisco) 1868-1876


Fashion, The, Robert Kuerzel, Prop. (Cigars and tobacco, Oakland) circa 1885


Fausta's (Scandinavian imports, San Francisco) undated


Fawcett Bros. (Painters and decorators, Oakland) circa 1885


Fay (Lemon peelers, San Francisco) 1940s


Fay, Stanley J. (Contractor, San Francisco) 1908


Fay, William (Cabinetmaker, Oakland) undated


Fay Improvement Co. (Contractors, San Francisco) circa 1930


Fecheimer, Goodkind Co. (Manufacturers and importers of clothing, San Francisco) 1868-1870


Federal Home Bank of San Francisco 1982


Feigenbaum Co. (Importers of toys and fancy goods, San Francisco) 1869-1887, undated


Feinberg, Edward (San Francisco) 1940s


Feinberg Winter (Agents for cleaning and polishing products, San Francisco) undated


Feldhusen's (Mail order provision house, Sacramento) 1920


Felix F. Schoenstein Sons (Pipe organ builders, San Francisco) 1917


Felix Gross Co. (Draymen, San Francisco) circa 1920


Felix, Inc. (Coiffeurs, San Francisco) undated


Fenn, T.W. (Napa soda agents, San Francisco) circa 1870


Fenstermacher, William (Window shades, San Francisco) 1913


Fern Canyon Lodge (Santa Cruz) undated


Ferrier Theatre (San Francisco) undated


Ferris, J. A. (Savings plan, San Francisco) 1940s


Ferron Press, The (Berkeley) 1988


Ferry Coffee Co. (Wholesale and retail dealers in teas, coffee and spices, San Francisco) undated


Ferry-Morse Seed Co. (San Francisco) undated


Fertilore Co. (Pesticide, San Francisco) undated


Festival Theatre (San Anselmo) undated


Festivals Unlimited (San Francisco) circa 1972


Fetzer Vineyards (Redwood Valley) 1988


Fialer's Inc. (Sightseeing, San Francisco) undated


Fibreboard Paper Products Corporation (San Francisco) 1958-1965


Fidelity Casualty Co., C. C. Brookings General Insurance Broker (San Francisco) 1880s


Fidelity Guaranty Savings and Loan Association (Berkeley, Concord) 1953-1956


Fidelity Motors (Berkeley) 1951, undated


Fidelity Mutual Aid Association (San Francisco) 1899


Fidelity Savings and Loan Association 1978


Fidelity Title Insurance Company (Sacramento) 1942


Field Cady (Dealers in hardware, Marysville) 1854


Field Gole (Wholesale and retail dealers in Mexican and Indian goods, Los Angeles) 1904


Field Walton Inc., The Opal Store (San Francisco) undated


Fielding Hotel (San Francisco) undated


Field's Biscuit and Cracker Co. (San Francisco) 1888


Figel, Joseph (Clothier and merchant tailor, San Francisco) 1881, circa 1884, undated


Filograsso, F. (Seafood dealer, San Francisco) undated


Fillman, S.P. (Druggist, San Francisco) circa 1880


Fior d' Italia Restaurant (San Francisco) undated


Fireman's Fund Indemnity Company (Los Angeles, San Francisco) undated


Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. (San Francisco) 1871-1963

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Firstamerica Corporation (San Francisco) 1959


First and Last Chance (Oakland) 1983


First California Company (Investment bankers, Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1945-1957


First Federal Trust Company (San Francisco) undated


First National Bank (Delano) undated


First National Bank (Riverside) 1895


First National Bank (San Leandro) 1946-1954


First National Bank of Berkeley 1910


First National Bank of Cloverdale 1946


First National Bank of Coalinga undated


First National Bank of San Francisco 1884-1919


First National Bank (San Jose) circa 1900-1907, undated


First National Bank of Selma undated


First National Bank of Sonora undated


First National Bank of Yuba City circa 1920


First National Loan and Discount Co. 1924


First National Trust and Savings Bank of San Diego 1939-1944, undated


First Savings and Loan Association (Berkeley, Oakland, Walnut Creek) 1953-1955


First Western Bank and Trust Company (San Francisco) 1954-1957, undated


Fischer's Theatre (San Francisco) circa 1903-1904


Fisher, A.A. (Sewing machine agent, San Francisco) circa 1881


Fisher Baum (Importers and jobbers in dry goods, San Francisco) 1882


Fisher Cookbook (San Francisco) 1996


Fisher Packing Co. (Vinegar works, San Francisco) 1887


Fisher Sellers (Repairing and whitening, San Francisco) 1869


Fisher Taylor (Coal agents, Oakland) undated


Fisher's Blend Flour undated


Fisher's Restaurant (Sacramento) 1883


Fisherman (Restaurant, Burlingame) undated


Fishermen's Grotto (Restaurant, San Francisco) 1946-1968


Fishermen's Mutual Aid Society (San Francisco) undated


Fitzgerald, James (Boat for hire, San Francisco) 1888


Fitzgerald, L. (Contractor, San Francisco) 1892


Five-Thirty-Five Geary Apartments (San Francisco) circa 1930


Flaglor, A.P. (Photographer, San Francisco) 1888


Flamm, G. (Ladies tailor, San Francisco) 1900


Fleckenstein Trentman (Cigars, Folsom) 1916


Fleur de Lys Restaurant Francais (San Francisco) 1956


Flinn, Sanderson Co. (Real estate, San Francisco) undated


Flinn Treacy (Street contractors, San Francisco) 1893-1902


Flora (Steamer, San Francisco) 1869


Flora Temple (Ship, San Francisco) 1857


Florence Restaurant (San Francisco) undated


Floseal Corporation (San Francisco) 1962


Fly Trap Restaurant (San Francisco) undated


Fly with Purcell (Scenic flights, San Francisco) undated


Flying Tiger Line Inc. (Burbank) 1957


Foard, L. (Ship chandler, San Francisco) 1888


Focus Gallery (San Francisco) 1973


Folsom Cash Grocery, H. Mortimer Smith (Folsom) 1893


Folsom Garage (Folsom) 1917


Folsom Water Power Company (Folsom) 1895


Fonda Gray (Importers of groceries and provisions, San Francisco) 1861


Fonda, William T. (Dealer in watches and jewelry, Marysville) circa 1855


Foo Chow Cafe (San Francisco) circa 1922


Food Machinery and Chemical Corporation (San Jose) 1949-1963


Fook Woh Co. (Importers of Asian arts, San Francisco) undated


Foote, Cone and Belding (San Francisco) undated


Forbes Bros. (San Francisco) 1874-1885


Ford Bros. (Plumbers, San Francisco) 1892


Ford Gray (Ione) undated


Foreman Clark (Clothiers, California) circa 1925


Foremost Dairies, Inc. (San Francisco) 1963-1964


Forest House (Forest Hill) 1862


Forest Ranch-Seymore Cornell (Horse boarding) undated


Forest Shade Hall (Forest Hill) 1864


Forest Springs Quartz Mining Lumber Company (Nevada County) 1867


Forman Motor Company (Chrysler dealership, Berkeley) 1957


Forrest Theater (Sacramento) 1858, 1951


Fortnight (Newsmagazine, Los Angeles) circa 1950


Forum Theatre (Los Angeles) undated


Fossati, N. (Dealer in general merchandise, Smith's Flat) 1921


Foster and Kleiser Company (Outdoor advertising, San Francisco) 1941-1951, 1986


Foster Orear (Candy store, San Francisco) undated


Foster, Stephen (Lumber dealer, Folsom) 1886


Fosters (Restaurants, Berkeley, Oakland, San Francisco) 1947-1948


Fouch, John F. (Druggist and stationer, Williams) 1890s


Fouke and Wertsch (Attorneys, San Francisco) 1957


Founders' Insurance Company (Los Angeles, San Francisco) undated


Fountain House, Mrs. E. Brockliss, Proprietress 1860


Fountain Saloon, C.N. and Mrs. F.H. Kinsley (Stockton) undated


Fowzer Co., Pacific Scenic Studio (San Francisco) unated


Fox California (Theater, San Jose) undated


Fox Hostess House (Catering, San Francisco) 1955


Fox Melville (Importers and dealers in wine and brandy, San Francisco) 1858-1859


Fox-Oakland (Theater, Oakland) 1924


Fox Theatre (San Francisco) 1929, 1978-1982, undated


Foye, J.E. (Druggist, San Francisco) undated


Fraenkel Gallery (San Francisco) 1980-1983


Fragrancy Peanut Store (San Francisco) 1916


Frales, F.S. (San Francisco) 1888


Franciscan Hotel (San Francisco) circa 1932


Franco-American Perfumery Co. (San Francisco) undated


Frank Barnard Co. (Coal yard, San Francisco) 1874


Frank Bros. (Agricultural implements, San Francisco) 1893


Frank E. Ruggles Co. (Plumbers, San Francisco) 1909


Frank, Falkenstein Co., J. Frank Co. (Importers and dealers in tobacco and cigars, San Francisco) 1857-1864


Frank, M.E. (Haberdasher, San Francisco) undated


Frank Pelicano Co. (Florists, San Francisco) undated


Frank S. Morgan Company (Mining equipment, Berkeley) 1926


Frank Skaller Women's Accessories (San Francisco) 1940s


Frank, Theodore (Carriage trimmer, Oakland) circa 1880


Frank Werner Co. (Shoes, San Francisco) 1951-1953


Frankel, Gerdts Co. (Cigar makers, San Francisco) 1903-1907


Frankel Display Fixture Company (San Francisco) undated


Frankenberg, Joseph (Saddle and harness maker, San Francisco) circa 1870


Frankenthal Co. (Importers of fancy goods, San Francisco) undated


Franklin Bond and Mortgage Company 1914


Frank's Army Navy Tailor Shop (Cleaning, pressing, laundry and tailoring, San Francisco) 1940s


Frapolli, Berges Co. (Wholesale wine and liquor merchants, San Francisco) 1887


Fraser's (Import and designer goods, Berkeley) 1952


Fratinger Co. (Cloaks and suits, San Francisco) 1886


Frazar Hansen Ltd. (Importers, exporters and engineers, San Francisco) circa 1930


Frazier, F.A. (Plant spray, San Francisco) undated


Fred E. Turner Co. (Institutional equipment, San Francisco) undated


Fred H. Chase Co's. (San Francisco) 1907


Fred Hinke Co. (Wholesale produce and commission merchants, San Diego) 1876


Fred L. Lezinsky Co. (Jeweler representative, San Francisco) circa 1920


Fred S. James Co., Inc. (Insurance, San Francisco) undated


Fred Solari, Inc., Solari's (Restaurant, San Francisco) 1908-1944, undated


Frederick H. Rosenbaum Co. (Importers and dealers in glass, San Francisco) 1870


Fredericksburg Brewing Co. (San Francisco) 1887-1898


Freeman Co. Express (Marysville) 1855


Freeman Co.'s Express Office (Sacramento, San Francisco) 1851-1861


Frei, A. (Furniture manufactory, San Francisco) 1876


Fremont Street (San Francisco) 1979


French, Frank J. (San Francisco) 1883


French Hotel and Restaurant (Tulare City) undated


French Laundry (J. Errecard, San Francisco) 1905


French Millinery Store, Madame C. Goldberg (San Francisco) undated


French St. Clair Insurance (San Francisco) 1930


French Savings Bank (San Francisco) circa 1900


French Steamship Line (San Francisco) undated


Fresno Raisin and Fruit Products Co. undated


Fretz Ralston, Bankers (San Francisco) 1855


Freud's Corset House (San Francisco) undated


Friden Calculating Machine Co., Inc. (San Leandro) 1943


Friedlander, H. (San Francisco) circa 1885


Friedlander, I. (San Francisco) 1872


Friedman, Abe (Stenographer, San Francisco) circa 1894


Friend and Terry Lumber Co. (Sacramento) 1952-1954


Friesley Aircraft Corporation (San Francisco) circa 1922


Frisco Shoe Repairing Company (San Francisco) undated


Fritch, George (Importer and dealer in coal, San Francisco) 1888


Froelich, C., Jr. (Agency, San Francisco) undated


Frolic Theatre (San Francisco) undated


Front Street, Mission Ocean Railroad Co. (San Francisco) undated


Fruit Vale Villa (Fruitvale) undated


Fry Watson (Carriage factory, Oakland) 1909


Fryer, D.F. (Druggist, Oroville) 1977, undated


Fuchs, Adam (Inventor of hair restorative, Sacramento) 1877-1879


Fuchs Lang undated


Fugazi Banca Popolare Operaia Italiana (Oakland, San Francisco) circa 1906


Fulda's Planing Mill, Fulda Bros. Proprietors (Cooperage, San Francisco) undated


Fulops (San Francisco) 1940s


Fuller Brush Company (Los Angeles, Oakland) undated


Fuller, George H. (Manufacturer of school, church and office furniture, San Francisco) 1883-1889


Fulton Iron Works, Hinckley, Spiers Hayes (San Francisco) 1878, undated


Fulton Theatre, Fulton Playhouse (Oakland) 1919-1923


Fusch, Joseph (Insect killer, San Francisco)


Fyfield, J.T.P. (Dealer in general merchandise, Black Bear) 1878




G.A. Kaiser Co. (Plastering, San Francisco) circa 1875


G.A. Lloyd Son, Lloyd's Original Haemony (San Francisco) circa 1890


G.B. Musto Co., Napolitan Paste Company (Dealers and manufacturers of paste, San Francisco) 1890


G. Cecchini Co. (Produce, grocer, San Francisco) circa 1890


G. Cohen Son (Tailors, San Francisco) 1887


G. Frediani Co. (Blacksmiths and wagon makers, San Francisco) 1893


G.F. Walter Co. (Importers and dealers in fine cloths, cassimeres..., San Francisco) 1864


G.G. Wickson Co. (San Francisco) circa 1885


G.H. Batchelor Son (Painting decorating, San Francisco) 1956


G.H. Gerwin Co. (Clothing, San Francisco) undated


G.H. Powell Humphrey, Inc. (Realtors, San Francisco) 1959


G.M. Josselyn Co. (Ship chandlery and ship stores, San Francisco) 1859-1878


G.T. Marsh Co's (Japanese goods, San Francisco) 1881


G.W. Beckford Co. (Importer and dealers in carpets, oil cloths..., Marysville) 1855


G.W. Clark Co. (Wall paper and window shades, San Francisco) circa 1880-1884


G. W. Radio, Bernard Greene (Oakland) 1951


G.W. Slater Son (Manufacturers of and dealers in laundry trays and sinks, Oakland) undated


Gabriel Moulin Studios (Photography, San Francisco) 1933-1966


Gaiety Theatre (San Francisco) 1913-1914, undated


Gairaud, Louis (Bitters manufacturer, San Francisco) circa 1870


Galaxy Theater (San Francisco) undated


Gallagher-Marsh Business College, Robert F. Gallagher (San Francisco) circa 1888-1912


Galleria Park Hotel (San Francisco) circa 1980


Galley, The (Santa Monica) 1941


Gallery Reese Palley (San Francisco) 1970


Gallo, E.J. Winery and Gallo Cheese 1982-1988


Gamble, W.W. (M.D., San Francisco) circa 1885


Gantner and Mattern, Co., Golden Gate Knitting Mills (San Francisco) 1946, undated


Garcin Sons (Manufacturers of machinery, San Francisco) 1888


Garden City Homes Association (San Francisco) 1918


Garden Shop (Oakland) undated


Garden Valley Gold Mining Co. 1908


Gardiner, H., Mrs. (Saloon, San Francisco) undated


Garret Elder (Wholesale and retail grocers, Marysville) circa 1885


Garrett Grant Consolidated Gold Silver Mining Co. (San Francisco) 1863


Garrett's Pharmacy (Folsom) 1927-1930


Garrick Theatre (San Francisco) 1910, undated


Garrison, Morgan, Fretz Ralston (Bankers, San Francisco) 1856


Garst Galloway (Marysville) 1854


Gas and Electric Appliance Co., Inc. (San Francisco) circa 1914


Gaskill, R.C. (Stock broker, Oakland) 1878


Gates Hotel (Los Angeles) 1920


Gates, V.A. (Marysville) circa 1855


Gauteraux, F. (Stone works, San Diego) 1898


Gavin J.W. Gibb Co., Pacific Color Works (Manufacturers and importers of paints, oils..., San Francisco) 1865


Gay Shops, The (Richmond) undated


Gaylord Bros., Inc. (Library supplies, Stockton) 1949-1972, undated

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Gearhart Oil Burner Co. (Fresno)


Geary Street, Park and Ocean Railroad Company (San Francisco) 1909


Gebler, Theodore (Dealer in stoves and tin ware, San Francisco) 1865


Geddes Bertrand Mill and Mining Company (San Francisco) 1876


Gedge Thayer (Shirt manufacturing, San Francisco) circa 1870


Geib Ludorff (Foreign and American dry goods, San Francisco) undated


Geils, H.H. (Groceries, wines and liquors, San Francisco) 1868


Genazzi Caughey (Real estate, Petaluma) undated


Gene Compton's (Restaurants, San Francisco) undated


Genella, Joseph (Importer and dealer in crockery, china..., Marysville, San Francisco) 1854


Gene's (Restaurant, San Francisco) circa 1945


General Dynamics Corporation (San Diego, Pomona) 1964-1966


General Fire Extinguisher Company (San Francisco) undated


General Insurance Publications (San Francisco) undated


General Office Systems Co. (San Francisco) undated


General Petroleum Corporation (Los Angeles) 1928


General Telephone Company 1972


Gentry's World's Greatest Trained Animal Exhibition (Sacramento) undated


George A. Oppenheimer Inc., Federated Film Distributors undated


George B. May Co. (Importers and manufacturers of furniture, San Francisco) 1868


George C. Johnson (Hardware, iron and steel, San Francisco) 1869-1872


George D. Kellogg Packing Co. (Fruit canning, Newcastle) circa 1890


George D. Shearer Co. (Real estate agents, San Rafael) undated


George E. Dow Pumping Engine Co., Dow Steam Pump Works (San Francisco) 1905, undated


George F. Bragg Co. (Importers and commission merchants, San Francisco) 1872


George Finck's Jewelry Store (San Francisco) circa 1880


George Goeppert Co. (Beer bottling, San Francisco) 1887


George Haas Sons, George Haas (Candy stores, San Francisco) circa 1880-1914


George H. Croley Co. Inc. (Poultry products, San Francisco) undated


George L. Henzel Electric Company (San Francisco) circa 1895-1911


George L. Thomas Co., City Meat Market (Jackson) circa 1910


George O. Whitney Co. (Importers and dealers in furniture, upholstery goods..., San Francisco) 1853-1870


George S. Hoag Co. (Wood and coal dealers, San Francisco) 1872-1873


George S. May Company (Business engineering, San Francisco) 1951-1952


George Turner Co. (Commission merchants, San Francisco) 1858


George Vrachliotti's Great Western Bazaar (San Francisco) circa 1880


George Walcom Co. Incorporated (Furniture, carpets, rugs..., San Francisco) 1909


George W. Stewart Co. (Grain, produce and commission merchants, San Francisco) circa 1870


Georgetown Hotel (Georgetown) 1853-1854


Georgia-Pacific (Fort Bragg) 1979, undated


Gerhardy, Philip J. (Butcher, San Francisco) 1870


German American Savings Bank (Los Angeles) circa 1905


German American Winery (San Francisco) circa 1919


German Commercial Co. (Grocers, San Francisco) circa 1890


German Savings and Loan Society, The (San Francisco) 1896-1918


German Steam Dyeing and Cleaning Works (San Francisco) undated


German Savings Building Union (San Francisco) undated


Getz Bros. Co. (Importers and dealers in provisions, transportation, San Francisco) 1881-1887, 1954-1958


Geyser Manufacturing Co. (Paint products, San Francisco) circa 1893


Geyser Water Co. (San Francisco) undated


Geysers, The (Spa, Sonoma County) 1884, 1915


Gibbons, Henry, Jr. (M.D., San Francisco) circa 1896


Gibbs, A. (Tailor, San Francisco) undated


Gibraltar Investment and Home Building Company (Los Angeles) 1912


Gibson Paint Factory (Oakland) 1941


Gibson, Robert (San Francisco) 1888


Gilbert Moore (Furniture and carpets, San Francisco) circa 1881


Gilbert's New Idea (Theatre, San Francisco) 1863


Gilbert's Store (Jackson) circa 1920


Gilded Age (San Francisco) undated


Gillespie, C.V. (San Francisco) undated


Gillespie-Maxson Company (Hardware and appliances, San Francisco) 1908


Gilman, C. H. (Dry goods, San Francisco) circa 1870


Gillmore Co. (Real estate and loans, San Diego) 1896-1902


Giraffe Liquor Shop (San Francisco) 1954-1955


Girard Water Wheel Co. (San Francisco) 1895


Girard's French Restaurant (San Francisco) undated


Giribone, J.G. (Artist, San Francisco) undated


Gladden Products Corporation (Glendale) 1952-1953


Gladding, McBean Co. (San Francisco) undated


Gladwin Whitmore (Importers, jobbers and commission merchants, San Francisco) 1852


Glasband Mortuaries (Southern California) undated


Glen C. Stater Co. (San Francisco) 1940s


Globe Mills (Los Angeles, San Francisco) circa 1920-1928


Globe Sheet Metal Works (San Francisco) undated


Globe Tea Co., George L. Fitz Prop. (Oakland) undated


Globetrotter Travel Service (San Francisco) 1967


Gloria Ferrer Champagne Caves (Sonoma) undated


Gloy, Henry (Cigar manufacturers, Oakland) undated


Godchaux Brothers Co. (Importers and jobbers of dry goods, San Francisco) 1857-1869


Goddard Co., Pacific Iron Foundry (Manufacturers of machinery, San Francisco) 1855


Goffrie, Charles, Prof. (Fine violins, San Francisco) circa 1882


Golcher Bros. (Sporting goods, San Francisco) undated


Gold (Steamer, San Francisco) 1900-1902


Gold Crown Mining and Milling Company (Los Angeles) undated


Gold Street (Saloon, San Francisco) 1962


Goldberg, Bowen Co. (Importers of groceries, San Francisco) 1880-1936, undated


Golden Age (Steamer, San Francisco) 1867


Golden City Chemical Works (San Francisco) 1894, undated


Golden City Saloon, P. Perrine E. Stefani, Prop's (San Francisco) circa 1885


Golden Eagle Hotel (Sacramento) 1898


Golden Eagle Hotel (San Francisco) 1882


Golden Gate Building Association (San Francisco) 1893


Golden Gate Business Association (San Francisco) 1981-1985


Golden Gate Compressed Yeast Co. (San Francisco) undated


Golden Gate Ferries Incorporated (San Francisco) 1927-1929, undated


Golden Gate Gourmet Company (San Francisco) 1958


Golden Gate Theater (San Francisco) 1980-1985


Golden Gong Restaurant (San Francisco) 1953


Golden Hind Playbox (Berkeley) undated


Golden Pavilion (Restaurant, San Francisco) undated


Golden Pheasant (Restaurant, San Francisco) circa 1940


Golden Rule Bazaar (Jewelry, fancy goods..., Sacramento) undated


Golden Rule Bazaar (Jewelry, fancy goods..., San Francisco) undated


Golden State (Ship, San Francisco) 1853


Golden State Mat Manufacturing Co. (San Francisco) 1940s


Golden State and Miners' Iron Works (San Francisco) 1881-1903


Golden State Boot and Shoe Store (San Francisco) circa 1870


Golden State Company, Ltd. (Dairy products, San Francisco) 1939-1954


Golden State Mutual Life Insurance Company (Los Angeles) undated


Golden West Hotel (San Francisco) 1899, undated


Golden West Savings and Loan Association (San Francisco) 1964, 1975


Golden West Tours, Inc. (San Francisco) undated


Golder Bros. (Fine groceries, San Francisco) circa 1896


Goldie Auto Wrecking Co. (San Francisco) 1940s


Goldman, Benjamin (Importer of cigars, San Francisco) 1890


Goldner, Alfred (Druggist, Jackson) 1891


Goldsmith, Robert I. (Wholesale jeweler, San Francisco) undated


Goldstein, Franz W. (San Francisco) 1888


Goldstein Cohn (Hair and wigs, San Francisco) undated


Goldtree Bros. (General merchandise, San Luis Obispo) circa 1870


Goman's Gay 90's Theatre Restaurant (San Francisco) circa 1946-1964, undated


Good Company of the Pacific, Inc. (Plumbing products, San Francisco) 1925


Goodall, Perkins Co., Goodall Nelson (Marine services, San Francisco) 1872-1888


Goodban, F. E. (Nurse and masseur, San Francisco) circa 1889


Goodbody, M.D. (Grading contractor, San Diego) 1908


Goodman, S. (Importer and jobber of dry goods, San Francisco) 1867


Goodrich, Taylor (Stoves, San Francisco) 1882, undated


Goodwin Co. (Importers and manufacturers of furniture, San Francisco) 1862-1894


Goodwin, John H. (Insurance broker, San Francisco) 1948


Goodyear, W.A. (Civil and mining engineer, San Francisco) undated


Goodyear Rubber Co., R.H. Pease and S.M. Runyon Agents (San Francisco) circa 1880


Gordon, Brooks, Backus Tay (Stoves, cabooses and ranges, San Francisco) 1860


Gorham Jackson's Fire Proof Warehouse (San Francisco) 1855


Gosling, George N. (Clothes wringers, San Francisco) undated


Gotthelf, Ch. L. (Gold and silver, San Francisco) undated


Gottlob, Marx Co. (San Francisco) circa 1910


Gould Curry Silver Mining Company (San Francisco) 1863-1874


Gover Mining Company (San Francisco) 1894


Governor Dana (Steamer, Sacramento) 1870, undated


Gowan-Gorman Co. (Carriage painters, San Francisco) undated


Graber Olives (Ontario) undated


Grace Darling Hospital Association, Incorporated (San Francisco) undated


Grace Line (Cruise line, San Francisco) 1933-1934, undated


Graham Decorative Art (Needlework and painting, San Francisco) undated


Granada Hotel (San Francisco) circa 1910


Granara's Flower Shop (San Carlos) undated


Granat Bros. (Jewelers, San Francisco) 1921-1922


Grand Central Hotel, A.J. Bayley, Proprietor (Tahoe City) 1886


Grand Fruit Store, J. Miller (San Francisco) 1886


Grand Hotel (San Francisco) 1888-1920, undated


Grand Rapid's Furniture Co. (Los Angeles) undated


Grand Theatre (San Francisco) 1916-1918


Grand Trunk Factory, L.T. Koesel. Proprietor (San Francisco) undated


Grand View Hotel (San Francisco) 1935


Grandview and Winters Theatres (San Francisco) 1917


Granite Bakery and Ice Cream Parlors (Folsom) 1908


Granite Market, Ecklon Gable (Meat market, Folsom) 1885


Grant, C.R. (Carpenter and builder, San Francisco) 1902


Grant Company (Adam Grant Building, San Francisco) 1936, 1939


Grapeleaf (Lebanese restaurant, San Francisco) undated


Graphic Research Service (San Francisco) circa 1947


Grauman's Imperial Theatre (San Francisco) circa 1902-1915


Grauman's National Theatre (San Francisco) 1906-1908


Grauman's Theatres (Hollywood, Los Angeles) 1918-1946, undated


Grattan, W. H. (Importer and dealer in building materials and tools, San Francisco) 1851-1860


Gravem-Inglis Baking Company (Stockton) 1926


Gray Brothers (Artificial stone and concrete work, San Francisco) 1896


Gray Eagle Lodge (Plumas County) undated


Gray Line (Tours, Los Angeles, San Francisco) 1926-1961, undated


Grazer, Fred A. (Pharmaceutical chemist, San Francisco) 1889


Great American Importing Tea Co. (Folsom, Napa, San Francisco) circa 1880


Great American Music Hall (San Francisco) undated


Great Beehive Auction Store (San Francisco) circa 1880


Great Central Mining Company (San Francisco) 1864


Great Eastern Quicksilver Mining Co. (San Francisco) undated


Great National Tobacco Antidote (Stockton) 1869


Great Northern Pacific Steamship Co. (San Francisco) undated


Great Northern Railway (San Francisco) 1895, undated


Great Scandinavian Tea and Grocery Co. (San Francisco) undated


Great Western Development Company (San Francisco) 1906