Guide to the Album of Pacific Northwest and California Views [graphic], 1884-1898

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Guide to the Album of Pacific Northwest and California Views [graphic], 1884-1898

Collection number: BANC PIC 1952.012--ALB

The Bancroft Library

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, California

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Processed by:
The Bancroft Library staff
Date Completed:
ca. 1972
Encoded by:
James Lake and Jamie Jesson
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Album of Pacific Northwest and California Views [graphic],
Date (inclusive): 1884-1898
Collection Number: BANC PIC 1952.012--ALB
Extent: Number of items: 1 album (66 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: Collection mainly consists of landscape views of various Pacific locations including Alaska (Skagway, Sitka, etc.), Washington, Oregon, California (Yosemite, San Francisco and Mt. Lowe, near Pasadena). Sitka views include a number of photographs of the "Greek Church" and photos of inhabitants of Sitka.
Languages Represented: English

Information for Researchers


Collection is open for research.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Album of Pacific Northwest and California views [graphic], BANC PIC 1952.012--ALB, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

item 1

[Half dome, Yosemite].

item 2

Balcony of the Chinese Restaurant, Dupont St., S.F.

Taber; 3002

item 3

Cathedral Spires, 2600 feet.

Taber; B2653

item 4

Stm'r Queen taking ice, Takou Inlet, Alaska.

LaRoche; 1260

item 5

Interior of the Greek Church at Sitka. Front view.


item 6

The "Madonna," from a painting in the Greek Church at Sitka, Alaska.

Taber; 4738

item 7

The Greek Church, Sitka.

Unknown; 742

item 8

Ice pinnacles and mouth of Sub Glacial stream, Muir Glacier.

Taber; 4593

item 9


Unknown; 1090

item 10

Mouth of the Sub Glacial Stream, at Muir Glacier, Alaska.

Taber; 4551

item 11

Le Conte Oak, Berkeley.

item 12

Totems at Wrangle.

LaRoche; 230

item 13

Stm'r Queen taking ice, Takou Inlet.

LaRoche; 360

item 14

Muir Glacier for Stm'r "Queen".

LaRoche; 363

item 15

Muir Glacier, Alaska - Ice 300 ft. at face.

Unknown; 7968

item 16

The Greek Church, Sitka.

Unknown; 7973

item 17

Sitka, Alaska taken at 9:30 P.M.

LaRoche; 188

item 18

[Natives in front of harbour store, Sitka?]

Unknown; 7974

item 19

Baranoff Castle, Sitka.

Unknown; 7766

item 20

Birds eye view of Sitka.

LaRoche; 1244

item 21

Pinnacle Range from Sitka.

LaRoche; 1253

item 22

Juneau from the water.

LaRoche; 1263

item 23

Skagua, Alaska.

LaRoche; 368

item 24

Dyea, Alaska.

LaRoche; 367

item 25

Skaguay from the Summit of Mt. Dewey.

Pillsbury; 400

item 26

Klondike Miners at Skaguay, Alaska.

La Roche; 371

item 27

Wrangle Narrows, Alaska.

Unknown; 7950-D

item 28

Skaguay, Aug, 12th, 1897.

LaRoche; 376

item 29

Klondike Miners unloading from scow at Skaguay.

La Roche; 377

item 30

Beautiful Belvedere, California.

item 31

The Lower Yosemite Fall, 487 feet and Mt. Starr King, 5,080 feet. Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Taber; 3090

item 32

Yosemite Valley from above Artist's Point, A.D. 1890.

Taber; 5143

item 33

Horseback ride 80 feet from stump, Mariposa Grove.

Fiske; 595

item 34

S.S. "Queen" - Alaska, at Sitka.

item 35

Yosemite Falls 2600 ft.

item 36

El Capitan. 3300 ft. of sheer granite walls.

item 37

Upper and Lower Yosemite Falls, A.D. 1890.

Taber; 5155

item 38

Glacier Point and Half Dome, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Taber; 4023

item 39

Balancing Rock - about 2000 feet above the floor of Yosemite Valley.

item 40

The Sentinel, 3065 ft. - from the Valley.

Taber; 2598

item 41

Glacier Point 3000 ft. above the Valley.

Fiske; 287

item 42

Half Dome.

Fiske; 357

item 43

[Upper Yosemite Falls]

Fiske; 514

item 44

[Upper Yosemite Falls]

Fiske; 502

item 45

Near the Cliff House, S.F., Cal.

Taber; B43

item 46

Fisherman's Wharf - San Francisco, Cal.

Taber; B3932

item 47

[Yosemite Valley]

Fiske; 558

item 48

The Hutching's Cabin, Yosemite Valley.

Fiske; 590

item 49

[Man standing inside base of tree.]

item 50

The Grizzly Giant, diameter 33 feet, Mariposa Grove, Ca.

Taber; 2538

item 51

[Men in horse-drawn carriage at Wawona?]

Fiske; 376

item 52

The Seal Rocks near Cliff House, San Francisco.

Taber; B2191

item 53

The Golden Gate - Fort Point.


item 54

Sitka - Greek Church.

item 55

Madonna - Sitka's Greek Church.

item 56

Sitka's Greek Church.

item 57

[Native children]


item 58

[Native children]


item 59

Summit Mt. Lowe, Cal.

item 60

[Trolley at Summit Mt. Lowe, Cal.]

item 61

[interior at Summit?]

item 62

Ascending Mt. Lowe, Cal.

item 63

Mt. Hood, Oregon. [Photo from painting?]

item 64

Mt. Hood, Oregon. [Photo from painting?]

item 65

Mt. Rainier. [Photo from painting?]

item 66

The Three Sisters, Oregon. [Photo from painting?]