Collection includes photographs, negatives, and
postcards for a wide variety of northern California locations and events, including dam construction, logging, mining, food
processing, and community buildings and activities.
Eastman was born, July 20, 1880, in White Cloud, Michigan. His family moved to northern California in 1886.
In 1898, Eastman launched his photographic career in Sisson, California (later named Mount Shasta), as a view photographer.
He became a partner in the Shasta View Company in 1907. Eastman lost his entire stock of plates and cards in a fire in
All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for
permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission
for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is
not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection is open for research.