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Coalinga, California Photograph Album, ca. 1910-1925
BANC PIC 1984.073 --ALB  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Coalinga, California Photograph Album,
    Date: ca. 1910-1925
    Collection Number: BANC PIC 1984.073 --ALB
    Extent: 1 album (173 photographic prints); 19 x 30 cm. 55 digital objects
    Repository: The Bancroft Library. University of California, Berkeley.
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection stored off-site. Advance notice required 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] Coalinga, California photograph album, BANC PIC 1984.073 --ALB, 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.

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information

    The Coalinga, California Photograph Album was purchased in 1984.

    Scope and Content

    The Coalinga, California Photograph Album is a colllection of 173 photographs taken during the years 1910-25. The photographer is unknown. The album primarily consists of views taken in and around Coalinga, including oil fields, the Coalinga Fiesta Parade of 1911, family and group photos, and excursions. Some photos of Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, appear at the beginning of the album. One photo of a Kelso Aviation Company biplane, with a sign promoting the Kelso flying circus appears at the end of the album.