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Views of San Francisco and Oakland, Calif., After the 1906 Earthquake and Fire, 1906
BANC PIC 1905.02074-.02118--STER  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Views of San Francisco and Oakland, Calif., After the 1906 Earthquake and Fire
    Date: 1906
    Collection Number: BANC PIC 1905.02074-.02118--STER
    Extent: 39 photographic prints ; stereograph ; various sizes 43 digital objects
    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

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is available for use.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish photographs must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Pictorial Collections. 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.
    Copyright 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], Views of San Francisco and Oakland, Calif., after the 1906 earthquake and fire, BANC PIC 1905.02074-.02118--STER, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

    Digital Representations Available

    Digital representations of selected original pictorial materials are available in the list of materials below. Digital image files were prepared from selected Library originals by the Library Photographic Service. Library originals were copied onto 35mm color transparency film; the film was scanned and transferred to Kodak Photo CD (by Custom Process); and the Photo CD files were color-corrected and saved in JFIF (JPEG) format for use as viewing files.

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    Acquisition Information


    Scope and Content

    This collection of earthquake and fire views from 1906 consists of 39 photographic prints in stereograph form. Several of the images have duplicate copies, bringing the total number of images to 43. Some photomechanical prints are included. The photographers are unknown. The publisher is Clinton Johnson of Los Angeles. Includes views of the effects of the 1906 earthquake on streets, street car tracks and buildings (San Francisco City Hall, hotels, theaters, police station, etc.), as well as relief lines in Oakland and refugee quarters in Fort Mason in San Francisco. Printed captions on or below the images are reprinted in the container listing.