Inventory of Senators and Officials of the State of California [graphic], 1858

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Inventory of Senators and Officials of the State of California [graphic], 1858

Collection number: BANC PIC 1958.026--B

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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
© 1999 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Senators and Officials of the State of California [graphic],
Date (inclusive): 1858
Collection Number: BANC PIC 1958.026--B
Creator: Dickman, William
Extent: 1 sheet (20 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: Portraits of: Timothy Guy Phelps, Ferris Forman, Joseph Walkup, Aaron R. Meloney, James Anderson, John Coulter (annotated as Joseph Coulter on sheet, but printed John Coulter by Hutchings), Ephraim Garter, John Chilton Burch, William T. Ferguson, Isaac Allen, Alfred W. Taliaferro, Humphrey Griffith, Andrew J. Moulder, Gilbert A. Grant, Romualdo Pacheco, Samuel A. Merritt, William S. Lewis, Josiah Johnson, Jehiel H. Baker, and Samuel B. Bell.
Languages Represented: English

Information for Researchers


RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1958.026--PIC and in the PORTRAIT FILE under names of individual sitters: Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Senators and officials of the state of California [graphic], BANC PIC 1958.026--B, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Related Collections

  • Photographs of the Middle Fork of the American River and Forest Hill, the Yosemite Valley and Mariposa Big Trees, Coloma and Placerville by Charles L. Weed (BANC PIC 1958.024-ffALB) were also removed from the Arthur S. Rosenblatt scrapbook.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Received from the Yosemite Museum. Formerly part of the Arthur S. Rosenblatt scrapbook of photographs salvaged from the ruins of the J.M. Hutchings residence in 1880 or 1883.

Scope and Content

Many photographs credited to William Dickman when reproduced as woodcuts in Hutchings' illustrated California magazine (March, April, and May issues of 1858). Photographs are pasted to a sheet of mining stock certificates removed from scrapbook. Names and home districts of senators are noted in pencil.

List of Items


:01 Phelps, Timothy Guy-San Francisco and San Mateo


:02 Forman, Ferris-Secretary of State?


:03 Walkup, Joseph-Lieut. Governor


:04 Meloney, Aaron R.-Contra Costa and San Joaquin


:05 Anderson, James-Placer County


:06 Coulter, John-Butte and Plumas County


:07 Garter, Ephraim-Shasta and Tehama


:08 Burch, John Chilton-Trinity County


:09 Ferguson, William T.-Sierra County


:10 Allen, Isaac-Yuba and Sutter County


:11 Taliaferro, Alfred W.-Sonoma, Marin, and Mendocino County


:12 Griffith, Humphrey-Yolo, Napa, and Solano County


:13 Moulder, Andrew J.-Super of Public Instruction


:14 Grant, Gilbert A.-San Francisco


:15 Pacheco, Romualdo-San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara County


:16 Merritt, Samuel A.-Mariposa, Merced, Tulare, and Fresno County


:17 Lewis, William S.-Calaveras and Amador County


:18 Johnson, Josiah-Sacramento County


:19 Baker, Jehiel H.-Placer County


:20 Bell, Samuel B.-Alameda and Santa Clara County