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Sierra Nevada Photographs [Joseph N. LeConte]
BANC PIC 1971.071--ALB  
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
    Title: Photographs of the Sierra Nevada / by Joseph N. LeConte ... Prints from the original negatives by Ansel Adams
    Creator: LeConte, Joseph N. (Joseph Nisbet), 1870-1950
    Creator: Adams, Ansel
    Creator: Sierra Club
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC PIC 1971.071--ALB
    Physical Description: 133 photographs in 4 albums : gelatin silver prints ; albums 29 x 43 cm, images 11 x 16 cm
    Date (inclusive): albums issued 1944, negatives exposed 1896-1909.
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: Prints made by Ansel Adams of historic Sierra Nevada outing photographs taken by Joseph N. LeConte on camping excursions with the Sierra Club between 1896 and 1909.
    Language of Material: English


    Collection is restricted as a preservation measure. Curatorial approval required for access.

    Publication Rights

    Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Photographs of the Sierra Nevada / by Joseph N. LeConte ... prints from the original negatives by Ansel Adams, BANC PIC 1971.071--ALB, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Related Collections

    Title: Joseph N. LeConte Photograph Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC PIC 1971.034


    LeConte negative numbers noted in albums. List of numbers attached. Many original negatives and later prints made from them will be found in the Joseph N. LeConte Photograph Collection (BANC PIC 1971.034)

    Scope and Content

    Album 1: Hetch Hetchy Valley (incomplete) -- Album 2: Yosemite National Park -- Album 3: The San Joaquin River to the Middle Fork of the Kings River -- Album 4: The South Fork of Kings River and the Kern River. Some views are from Sierra Club outings and include camp scenes, hikers, etc.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)--Pictorial works
    Yosemite National Park (Calif.)
    LeConte, Joseph N. (Joseph Nisbet), 1870-1950
    Adams, Ansel
    Sierra Club