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William Miles Parker Photograph Collection, circa 1899- circa 1929
BANC PIC 1983.110--PIC  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: William Miles Parker photograph collection
    Date (inclusive): circa 1899- circa 1929
    Collection Number: BANC PIC 1983.110--PIC
    Creator: Parker, William Miles, 1887-
    Extent: 325 photographic prints 3 digital objects (3 images)
    Repository: The Bancroft Library.
    University of California, Berkeley
    Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
    Phone: (510) 642-6481
    Fax: (510) 642-7589
    Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
    URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
    Languages Represented: Collection materials are in English
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

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

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], William Miles Parker Photograph Collection, BANC PIC 1983.110--PIC, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

    Alternate Forms Available

    Digital reproductions of selected images are available.

    Related Material

    Two books transferred to Bancroft Collection for separate cataloging:
    Parker, William Miles. Incidents along the trail of life with Bill Ranger. 1972.
    Peters, G. W. Picturesque Manila. 1898.

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of James, Genevieve and Alberta West Parker (received Dec. 1982)

    Scope and Content

    Primarily pictures taken in the Philippines, 1899-circa 1920, including views of Manila and of the Negritos of Luzon, and many pictures relating to education in California and the Philippines. Also includes photos relating to Bakersfield (and other) schools and teachers, agriculture, Parker family pictures, and miscellaneous views of California, 1906-1920. In addition are portraits and pictures relating to the biographies of William and Luther Parker.
    Some photos correspond to incidents in William Miles Parker's published autobiography: Incidents along the trail of life with Bill Ranger.