Inventory of San Francisco Scenes : Photographs from Waters' Nickel Series [graphic], ca. 189-

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Inventory of San Francisco Scenes: Photographs from Waters' Nickel Series [graphic], ca. 189-

Collection number: BANC PIC 19xx.111--PIC

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University of California, Berkeley

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Processed by:
The Bancroft Library staff
Date Completed:
ca. 1972
Encoded by:
James Lake and Jamie Jesson
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: San Francisco Scenes: Photographs from Waters' Nickel Series [graphic],
Date: ca. 189-
Collection Number: BANC PIC 19xx.111--PIC
Extent: Number of items: 23 photographic prints
Repository: The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: Small format, commercially produced views of San Francisco scenes: primarily San Francicisco's Chinese community, plus boats on the bay, the Sutro Baths, and various downtown views.
Languages Represented: English

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[Identification of item], San Francisco scenes: photographs from Waters' Nickel series [graphic], BANC PIC 19xx.111--PIC, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

item 1

218: Oakland Ferry

item 2

259: Banquet room, Chinese restaruant

item 3

261: Dining room, Chinese restaurant

item 4

266: Chinese bakery

item 5

272: Interior, Chinese lodging house

item 6

274: Club room, Chinese merchant

item 7

278: Alley--Chinatown

item 8

279: In his best clothes [Chinese man]

item 9

280: Joss. Private house

item 10

285: Fortune teller

item 11

288: Stage, Chinese theater

item 12

333: Shrine, Joss House

item 13

334: Symbolic carving, Joss House

item 14

335: Funeral Feast [Chinese]

item 15

346: Drying sails [ship in full sail]

item 16

587: Sutro baths [exterior, from north]

item 17

633: Interior, Sutro Baths

item 18

664: Union Square

item 19

679: Market St. from Second St.

item 20

682: Kearny St. from Market St.

item 21

683: Chronicle Building

item 22

684: Claus Spreckels building

item 23

857: Palace Hotel