Inventory of California Scenery & Industries, Published by Taber, Photographer, San Francisco, Cal. ... [graphic], 1884?

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Inventory of California Scenery & Industries, Published by Taber, Photographer, San Francisco, Cal. ... [graphic], 1884?

Collection number: xfF866.T12

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Collection Summary

Collection Title: California Scenery & Industries, Published by Taber, Photographer, San Francisco, Cal. ... [graphic],
Date: 1884?
Collection Number: xfF866.T12
Creator: Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912
Extent: Number of items: 1 album (54 pages)
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: Primarily text and views advertising businesses and attractions of San Francisco and other Northern California locations. Includes hotels, resorts, stores, industries, wineries, insurance companies, newspapers, railways and steamship companies, etc. Also includes scenic views promoting various regions of Northern California, and showcasing the photography of I.W. Taber.
Languages Represented: English

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[Identification of item], California scenery & industries, published by Taber, photographer, San Francisco, Cal. ... [graphic], xfF866.T12, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

List of Items

page p.1

Race between the yachts "Fleur de lis" and "Nellie" in San Francisco Bay.

page p.2

Yosemite Falls (Taber No.: B 973)

page p.3

Market Street from Third Street, San Francisco, looking east. (Taber No.: B 524)

page p.4

Part of the interior of G. T. Marsh & Co's art repository

page p.5

Palace Hotel, San Francisco (Taber No.: 145)

page p.6

[Hotel del Monte in Mid-winter] (collage of photos)

page p.7

Baldwin Hotel (Taber No.: A 96)

page p.8

General view of Yosemite Valley from Artist's Point (Taber No.: B 1056)

page p.9

Union Iron Works at Potrero, S.F., placing on board S.S. "State of California", her new 80 ton boilers.

page p.10

One-third of exhibit by the Pacific Saw Manufacturing Co. at "The Mechanics' Fair," San Francisco, 1884.

page p.11

[Interior views of Risdon Iron Works, San Francisco.] (collage)

page top p.12

Entrance to the Pacific Iron Works

page lower p.12

Interior of one of the machine departments of the Pacific Iron Works.

page p.13

San Francisco Bridge Company (collage of phots. of bridges)

page p.14

H. B. M. S. "Comus", (Corvette 14 Guns) (Taber No.: B 1258)

page p.15

Kohler and Frohling, Growers and dealers in California Wines and Brandies (collage of photos of the winery and vineyard)

page p.16

Charles Krug's Vineyard and Winery (collage of photos)

page p.17

J. Gundlach & Co. Vine Growers - Caption "Views at J. Gundlach & Co's "Rhinefarm', Sonoma, California" (collage)

page p.18

S. Lachman and Co., growers and dealers in California Wines and Brandies (collage of photos)

page p.19

Fireman's Fund. Caption - "The Insurance centre of San Francisco, California."

page p.20

The Union Insurance Company (photo of insurance note)

page p.21

The Harden Hand Grenade Fire Extinguisher (two fire scenes)

page p.22

Sailboat on S.F. Bay with mast reading: S.F. Newsletter $5.00 per year.

page top p.23

Hotel del Monte, Monterey, Cal. (Taber No.: B 1186)

page lower p.23

Monterey, from Fremont's Old Fort (Taber No.: B 300)

page p.24

San Francisco Chronicle (bldg.)

page top p.25

Geo. W. Meade & Co. Importers. (group port.)

page lower p.25

El Capitan, Reflected, 3,300 feet. (Taber No.: B 815)

page p.26

The San Francisco Bulletin (phot of front page of newspaper)

page p.27

The Daily Evening Post (photo. of bldg. cor. Montgomery & Sacramento Sts., S.F.)

page p.28

Daily Alta California (photo. of newspaper page with ports superimposed)

page p.29

Views on the line of the San Francisco and North Pacific Railroad. (Collage)

page p.30

Napa Soda Springs (Taber No.: B 901)

page p.31

International Boat Race, Bay of San Francisco, April 19, 1884. (Taber No.: B 875)

page top p.32

Howard & Pariser, printers (phot. of bldg. 429 Montgomery St.)

page lower p.32

Truman S. Clark & Son, mattresses. (phot. of front of shop 21 New Montgomery St., S.F.)

page p.33

San Francisco Bay (Taber No.: B 860)

page p.34

Schmidt Lithograph Co. (collage)

page p.35

A. F. Evans & Co. Importers (collage)

page p.36

D. Hicks & Company, printers. (phot. of bldg. 508 Montgomery St., S.F.)

page p.37

Mrs. Langtry at Glacier Point, 3,300 feet above the Valley. (Taber No.: B 1054)

page p.38

Burlington Route. Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad. (photo collage showing interiors of new state room car)

page p.39

Pacific Mail Steamship Co. P.M.S.S. Co. Steamer "City of Peking." (Taber No.: B 942)

page p.40

White Star Line (United States and Royal Mail Steamers) photo collage.

page p.41

The Calaveras Grove of Big Trees. "Prof. Gray" and "Doctor Torrey" (Taber No.: B 952)

page p.42

Atlantic and Pacific Railroad (photo. of front of office 4 New Montgomery St., S.F.)

page p.43

Chicago & Alton Railroad (phot. of map of U.S. showing RR lines)

page p.44

Denver and Rio Grande Ry. (Collage of landscape views along the scenic route.)

page p.45

Northern Pacific Railroad. (collage of photos of Yellowstone National Park)

page p.46

O.S.S. Cos. Steamer, "Mariposa", Capt. Howard. (Taber No.: A 154)

page p.47

The Hawaiian Hotel, Honolulu. (collage of views of the Sandwich Islands)

page top p.48

D. N. & E. Walter & Co. (cor. Market and Battery Sts., S.F.) photo shows "Oriental" Block, corner Market and Battery Sts.

page lower p.48

California Electro-Plating Works, 657 Mission St., S.F. (photo. of store front)

page p.49

Interior of John Levy & Co's Jewelry Store, 118 Sutter Street, San Francisco.

page p.50

Carmel Mission, Established 1770. (Taber No.: B 303)

page p.51

Views on the line of the San Francisco and North Pacific Railroad (collage)

page p.52

Highland Springs, Lake County, California. (photo. of litho.)

page p.53

Ichi Ban Japanese arts and manufactures (interior showing exhibit cases)

page p.54

Taber Photographic Parlors, No. 8 Montgomery St., S.F. (exterior view of bldg.)