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C. Agostini general store ledgers, 1862-1886.

Four bound journals and day books containing daily entries for cash transactions and accounts for goods sold and services. Three of the journals appear to be property of or related to C. Agostini General Merchandise, a store located in San...

C. Diane Howell papers, 1971-2009.

The primary focus of the collection is C. Diane Howell's role as producer of the Oakland Black Expo from 1996 until 2007, and as publisher of the Black Business Listings from 1989 until 2008.

C. Hart Merriam collection of lantern slides [graphic]

Collection contains lantern slide images of Alaska (and other locations), land forms, bears, other wildlife, reproductions of maps and diagrams, etc.

[C. Hart Merriam photographs from the Robert Fleming Heizer papers].

Miscellany of photographs, chiefly copy prints, taken by C. Hart Merriam during his linguistic field work, and collected by Robert F. Heizer. Photographs depict members of various Native American groups in California and perhaps elsewhere. Identified tribes represented in collction...

C. Hart Merriam pictorial collection [graphic]

Photographs and other pictorial material relating to Merriam's work in natural history, zoology, ornithology, geography, geographic distribution, and botany. Images from the Harriman Alaska expedition of 1899 (including glass plate positive transparencies by Edward Curtis) are present, as are numerous...

C. Judson King papers, 1961-2007.

Includes correspondence, research papers and other writings, course materials and files documenting King's involvement in professional organizations.

C. Raymond Clar papers, ca. 1951-1973, 1995.

Manuscripts of his writings, clippings etc., relating primarily to his career in forestry, including material on forest fires and forestry labor camps. Also included is biographical information and his reminiscences of Guerneville, California, San Francisco and Ishi.

C. W. Bradbury letters : to his wife, Sarah : ALS, 1849-1850.

A gold miner's letters addressed to his wife in Amesbury, Mass. from encampments at Mokelumne River and Rich Gulch, California. In one he provides price estimates for some gold which she will soon receive, and gives instructions for the dispensation,...

C. W. Nichols scrapbooks, 1930-1938.

Scrapbooks contain press clippings related to stratospheric investigations, issues of medicine, and life sciences phenomena during the 1930s.

C. West Churchman papers, 1945-1947.

Includes correspondence, writings, research materials, psychological test forms, and materials relating to the American Society for Testing Materials.

C.A. Hooper & Co. records, circa 1902-1959.

Preferred citation: C.A. Hooper & Co. records, BANC MSS 2010/113, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Cabildo de Puebla minutes : and related materials : D, 1777 February 23.

Minutes (transcript) of the Puebla Town Council meeting at which Gaspar de Portolá was formally installed as Governor; signed in the original by the Acting President of the Council (Juan de Zárate y Vera), Portolá, and others.

Cafe Society photographs [graphic] : Beat poets and North Beach, San Francisco /

Portraits of poets and others associated with San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood including Allen Ginsberg, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, William S. Burroughs, Gregory Corso, Michael McClure, Jack Hirschman, Richard Brautigan, Bob Kaufman, Jack Micheline, Harold Norse, Imamu Amiria Baraka, and Ruth Weiss....

The caged eagle.

Possibly a printer's copy, primarily typed, signed copies of poems, mounted on pages of an account book; some with corrections in Sterling's hand. Some clippings of poems included.

Cagwin & Noteware, Stationers, records : Carson City, Nevada , 1887-1898.

Letterpress copies of letters sent, 1887-1895 and statements and invoices, 1896-1898.

Cain, Cornelius. Papers relating to apprehension of Clarence L. Maxwell for Rawhide Stage Robbery, 1908.

Papers sent with covering letter by Cornelius Cain, Special Officer of Wells, Fargo and Company, San Francisco, to Sheriff W.A. Ingalls at Goldfield, Nevada.

Cajori (Florian) papers

Included in the collection is correspondence; material related to his (1928); writings; and notes.

Calaveras and Mariposa Counties, California - Views

The Views of Calaveras and Mairposa Counties, Calif. album contains 43 albumn prints taken in 1890 by Désiré Fricot. The album features many scenic views of the forest land of the eastern foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, as well...

Calaveras Big Trees and Geyser Springs, Calif. views [graphic].

1: Stump House (Muybridge #120) view of house built over a giant sequoia stump in the Calaveras Grove -- 2: people posing in "Geyser Springs" carriage and on steps and porch of the Sonoma County Geyser Springs hotel.

Calaveras Big Trees and Yosemite views [graphic] /

Photographs captioned: The North Dome, Yosemite -- El Capitan, Yosemite Valley -- Sentinel Rock, Yosemite, Mirror Lake, Yosemite, Up the Valley, Yosemite -- Cathedral Rock, Yosemite -- South Dome from Little Yosemite Valley -- Yosemite Valley, from the Mariposa trail...

Calaveras County mining claims, 1899-1919.

5 mine claims, 1 unsigned farm lease.

Calaveras County records, 1851-1858.

Includes proclamation naming Jackson as county seat and petition of Mokelumne Hill citizens.

Calaveras Gold Mining Company ledgers, 1870-1883.

Ledgers of a gold mining company in Calaveras, Calif.

[Calaveras Skull] [graphic]

Shows skull found by Josiah Dwight Whitney in 1866 in Calaveras mine shaft proposed to have been the remains of a prehistoric man.

Calcuo Astronomico ... para el año del S[eño]r de 1750 y meridiano de d.ha ciudad : Puebla, Mexico : ADS(?), 1749.

Astrological forecast for the year 1750, prepared by the pilot and mathematician, Illarregui, a resident of Puebla; dedication signed by him and addressed to Guipuzcoans in the New World.

Calder-Hayes Family Papers

Contains correspondence of Alexander Calder and of other members of the Calder and Hayes families, dating from the outset of the artist's career and providing many details of his art and family life. Includes a small group of original drawings,...

Caldor Lumber Company records, 1936-1956 (bulk 1955-1956)

Chiefly concerning a venture into the production and sale of Philippine mahogany. Includes correspondence, particularly with Barg Lumber Company of San Francisco, Calif., subject files relating to technical manufacturing and marketing information, publicity clippings and photos, and completed questionnaires from...

Caldwell (James Ralston) Papers

The James Ralston Caldwell papers include materials relating to the Loyalty Oath Controversy on the University of California and the University of Nevada campuses, a small amount of material relating to Caldwell's writing, and personal papers containing correspondence and materials...

Calendar, 1979.

Artists represented: Jesus Alvarez Amaya y Praxedis, Reinaldo Olivares, Alfredo Mereles, Leopoldo M. Praxedis, Ramon Bejar, Roberto Ferreyra, Ricardo Palacios, Luis Chacon.

Calendar of documents and records of the Russian American Company : 1822-1827 : typescript, 1962.

Descriptive list of documents in vols. III-V. Correspondence of the Governors General, communications received, Feb. 24, 1822-Apr. 15, 1827, of records of the Russian American Company, now in the National Archives (see BANC MSS Film P-K 225)

Caliban records

The Caliban records including correspondence, clippings, broadsides, photographs, publications, writings and proofs.

Calif. Dept. of Industrial Relations, Division of Immigration and Housing Records

Includes correspondence, reports, county files, inspection reports (including labor camps) and Americanization applications.

California : ms.S, 1759-1760.

Notes, with a map, chiefly concerning the Jesuit missions and the Indians of Lower California and Northwestern Mexico, taken from Venegas, A natural and civil history of California (London. 1759)

California agriculture photographs [graphic].

Collection includes views of ranches, farms, agricultural land and dairy production. The majority are in California, but some are from Mid-Atlantic and New England regions. Examples of farm equipment, houses, barns and other sturctures are often used to show economic...

California Alliance of Jewish Women records, 1922-1958.

Collection consists of records of the California Alliance of Jewish Women, including articles of incorporation, by laws, scattered minutes, membership lists, programs, clippings, and miscellaneous financial documents.

California and Arizona railroad stations, trestles, engineering drawings, and railway views [graphic].

Assorted technical drawings, station drawings, and photographs from several railways in California, Arizona, and perhaps elsewhere in the West. One album of 29 professional views (platinum or platinum-toned photoprints) documents stations, trestles, and rolling stock of the San Francisco &...

California and Arizona views from the A.F. Coronel collection [graphic]

Contains views of Apache Indian camp; "Chief Ramon's camp..."; exhibit of the "Native daughters of the Golden West"; parade in San Francisco; Pauma church for Indians; Coronel's residence; and views of the following California missions: San Juan Capistrano, San Miguel...

California and British Columbia views [graphic]

Includes snapshots of San Francisco's Market Street, Golden Gate Park, the De Young Museum exterior, a Chinese parade and procession for President McKinley's visit to Los Angeles (May 9, 1901), Pasadena's Tournament of Roses parade, the Hotel Del Coronado, the...

California and Hawaiian Sugar Refining Company specifications for building the Crockett, 1920.

Contains the specifications and receipts for building the hull of a water barge.

California and Mexico, ca. 1880-1889 - Miscellaneous Views

The collection includes 39 photographs by I. W. Taber and 10 by William Henry Jackson in an album. Taber's California photographs (no. 1-38) include scenes of San Francisco, Monterey, Yosemite, Santa Barbara, Riverside, Los Angeles, and Pasadena. No. 39-48 are...

California and Nevada miscellany, circa 1850-1950.

When received contained approximately 200 items, principally letters, pertaining to the Gold Rush and life in the gold region. Also includes documents pertaining to mining and mining companies in California and Nevada.

California and Oregon landscape views [graphic]

Includes photos along the Columbia River: Bridal Veil Falls, Multnomah Falls, Rooster Rock and rapids in Oregon. Also pictured are Camp Taylor (Paper Mill Creek, Marin Co.), and San Lorenzo Creek (Felton Big Tree Grove, Santa Cruz {or Humboldt Co.?}),...

[California and Oregon promotional photomontages].

California scenic montages composed of multiple rectangular and circular photographic views arranged along with identifying text, and re-photographed to create single photographic prints. Presumably these were created for reproduction in a print promotional publication, possibly by Sunset Magazine or the...

California and other landscape scenes [graphic] /

Watercolor landscapes of various locations. California scenes show Coronado beach views, scenery around Carmel, the Don Juarez Adobe in Napa, cows near Tracy, etc. Other scenes show mountains near Salt Lake City, Utah; a landscape in Victoria, British Columbia; and...

[California and other western locations postcard album].

Includes pictorial postcards and other prints with scenic views, primarily of California, but also Mexico, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon and Washington. Views likely represent locations visited during a south-to-north tour of the region by the album's compiler. Among the specific locations...

California and Other Western States, ca. 1890-1901 - Views

The Views of California and Other Western States album contains 221 photographic prints taken from circa 1890 to 1901, the year of the album's compilation. Although the majority of the album's photographs are of California subjects, there are also several...

California and Other Western Views from the E.F. Mueller Photograph Collection

Chiefly California views, with two Colorado mining views, one Colorado railroad view, one Nevada mining view and one Chicago city scene.

California and other western views from the Kurtz railroad and engineering collection [graphic].

Primarily views of bridges and bridge construction and Southern Pacific Railroad construction work. Other views include building construction in San Francisco and vicinity, the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906, the Golden Gate International Exposition, street scenes, ships, highways,...

California and other western views [graphic] /

Views show Indians in Mexico and Arizona, Yosemite National Park, the Hotel Del Monte (Monterey, Calif.), and San Francisco scenes (including Chinatown).

California and the Columbia River Gorge, ca.1880-ca.1890? - Scenic Views

The Scenic Views in California and the Columbia River Gorge album contains 106 mounted photographic albumen prints taken circa 1880 to circa 1890. The views featured in the album are almost entirely of California locations. Points of interest pictured include...

California and the gold-digging mania and related material : ms., 1852.

Pages 3-18 of the draft of the essay, and one leaf of post-script, dated Jan. 20, 1853, concerning publication of the essay and the future of gold mining.

California and the Pacific Northwest Landscapes and Scenery

Views depict Yosemite Valley and Mt. Shasta (Calif.); scenes along the Columbia River Gorge (Oregon), including Mt. Hood; and views of scenery, trains, train tracks, a lumber mill and logging scene along a river (location unidentified).

California and the Provincias Internas, 1654-1773.

Copies of an account of the provinces of New Spain, written by a Spanish cosmographer, 1654, and descriptions of California by Father Fernando Consag, 1746, and Juan Bautista de Anza, 1773-1774.

California and the West, ca. 1867-1903 - Stereoviews

The Stereo Views of California and the West collection consists of 51 stereographs taken between circa 1867 and circa 1903. Photographers include Carleton E. Watkins, Eadweard Muybridge, Thomas Houseworth & Co., Maxwell Bros., Underwood & Underwood, Charles R. Savage, William...

California and Utah views [graphic]

Utah views show the Temple Block and the Saltair Pavillion in Salt Lake City, and salt beds. California views show the Feather River Inn, Feather River Canyon, the Great Western Power Co. plant, Williams Circle, and the State Capitol building.

California Art Research Archive

Twenty volumes of the publication, CALIFORNIA ART RESEARCH, containing monographs on artists whose principal residence was San Francisco....

California As It Is: A Collection of Questionnaires

Includes over three hundred printed questionnaires, apparently filled out by agents of H.H. Bancroft with information supplied by California settlers involved in agriculture or related industries. Responses to questions on printed side of form are chiefly statistical; verso of form...

California Association of Landscape Architects records, 1949- 1954.

Minutes, subject files, correspondence, newsletters and photographs concerning the Association.

California Association of Women Deans and Vice Principals records, 1929-1965.

Contains minutes, reports, correspondence and publications relating to the activities of the California Association of Women Deans and Vice Principals.

California Athlete, Coach, Administrator, Ambassador : oral history transcript / and related material, 1967 and 1970.

Student days at University of California, class of 1912; coaching in various high schools in the state and in Idaho; coaching at the University and position as general manager and athletic director. Photographs inserted. Included: copy of Salute to Clint...

California autograph miscellany, [undated]

Fragments, for handwriting comparison only.

California aviation photographs [graphic]

Photographs show Amelia Earhart with her plane, and at a banquet in her honor. Other photos show a crash scene in Fairbanks, Alaska (crash of Will Rogers and Wiley Post). Some photos are publicity photos for "flying boats" (large planes)...

California aviation photos (1940s).

Ink stamp of photographer Herbert P. Bond of Burbank, Calif. on back of most. One stamped by Special Photographic Effects, apparently a U.S. military section.

California Banking Miscellany

Contains checks, drafts, bills of exchange, banking correspondence and other banking documents concerning transactions in various banks in California. Locations include Los Angeles, the Central Valley, Northern California and San Francisco.

California Battalion of Mounted Riflemen pay rolls, 1846-1847.

Records of pay for various companies and miscellaneous personnel, United States troops commanded by Lt. Col. John C. Frémont.

California Bicentennial print series [graphic]

Views of churches, missions, residences, etc.

California biographical miscellany.

Short biographical sketches, reminiscences, etc., of Californians, assembled from various sources.

California buildings [graphic].

Buildings pictured include the Old Hotel de France building in Oakland (sign on building reads "John Lucas & Co."), the Tuolumne County courthouse in Sonora, George Pardee's residence, City Hall in Sonoma, Mission San Francisco Solano in Sonoma, and Scribners[?]...

California bungalows [graphic] /

Views of newly completed homes in the California bungalow style. Exterior and interior views, some with mission style furnishings.

[California Camera Club group portraits].

Group portraits taken at 2nd California Camera Club dance, Native Sons Hall, San Francisco, January 27, 1914; at two later undated gatherings: posing atop a wagon near the base of a redwood tree at an unidentified location, and posing under...

[California cattle ranch scene] [graphic].

Photograph depicts ranch scene in unidentified California foothill region, with cattle in foreground and ranch buildings in distance.

California census records, 1852.

Include reports from census agents for El Dorado and San Francisco counties, and abstract of census of Indians of Nevada County. Sources noted on folders.

California Citizens Commission on Higher Education records, circa 1992-1999.

The collection contains articles, minutes, agendas, press releases, faxes, and correspondence.

California Civil Rights Initiative audio visual collection, 1994-1996.

One videocassette of Proposition 209 television spots. The remaining videocassettes are largely recordings of off-air television news programs with stories relating to affirmative action (mostly social and in education) from the years 1994-1996. Sound recordings include Proposition 209 radio spots,...

California Civil Rights Initiative records

The California Civil Rights Initiative Records document the history of this anti-affirmative action ballot measure from the first attempt at placing it on the California ballot in 1991, through the successful campaign for the 1996 version of the initiative, Proposition...

California coastline photos [graphic]

Title supplied by cataloger.

California, Colorado and Nevada photograph album [graphic].

Album contains snapshots documenting a tourist trip through California, Colorado and Nevada at the turn of the twentieth century. Photographs depict the tourists (a large group, primarily women), scenic views and other points of interest, including Las Vegas, Hotel del...

California commemorative coins [graphic].

164: gold dollar coin, 1915, commemorating the Panama Pacific International Exposition. Helmeted head of Athena and California motto "Eureka" on one side. Verso depicts California Grizzly Bear and poppies, with words "California Gold" and "One" -- 165: silver half dollar...

California Constitutional Convention [documents], ca. 1849.

Draft of preamble, in Spanish; declaration of rights as reported by the committee of the whole; engrossed copies of various articles as submitted by committees; minority report on the article regarding the judiciary; copies of the reports of the boundary...

California Constitutional Officers : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1980.

Interviews documenting the Goodwin Knight/Edmund Brown, Sr. era. Copies of photographs and of documentary material inserted. Interviewees, and titles of interviews, as follows: A. Ronald Button. California Republican Party Official and State Treasurer of California, 1956-1958. Comments also aon Earl...

California Cornerstones: Selected Images from The Bancroft Library Pictorial Collection

California Cornerstones is a selection of images from various collections in The Bancroft Library. The images have been organized by provenance; that is, they have been grouped around the individual or corporate body that created or collected the materials. Most...

California correspondence, 1848-1893.

Reports from Congregational ministers in California to the American Home Missionary Society.

The California Council for the Blind and other activities of the blind, 1881-1956 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1955-1956.

Recollections of experiences as blind student at California School for the Deaf and Blind and University of California; activities in organizing associations of the blind, promoting legislation to aid them, and attempting to improve economic opportunities open to them; experiences...

California cyanotypes [graphic]

Includes snapshots of Yosemite, hot springs and Mission Can[y]on near Santa Barbara, cedars near Monterey, a buggy crossing river in a canyon near Nordhoff, and a buggy at The Dalles, near the Columbia River (Oregon).

[California dam construction project photographs].

Professional photographs, likely the work of a government agency, documenting the construction of dams, reservoirs and other structures associated with various water conservation, water reclamation and flood control projects in California overseen by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. Identified projects...

California Defense Savings Committee World War II stamps and savings bonds poster art [graphic].

Includes original poster art -- chiefly paintings -- designed to promote defense stamps and savings bonds during World War II. Imagery includes themes of United States patriotism (e.g. armed forces, Statue of Liberty, Uncle Sam, American flag) and savings bonds...

California delegates to the 1912 Progressive Party Convention [graphic] : photographs from the Arthur Arlett papers.

Photographs depict California delegates to the 1912 Progressive Party Convention in Chicago. Delegates are shown posing in groups at train stations (en route to convention?) and marching in parade. Among those pictured are California Governor Hiram W. Johnson and former...

California Democrats in the Earl Warren Era : oral history transcripts / and related material, 1971-1976.

Interviews include: Florence McChesney Clifton: California Democrats, 1934-1950. Comments on involvement in California politics, Culbert L. Olson's gubernatorial campaigns, Truman's 1948 campaign, James Roosevelt's 1950 California gubernatorial campaign. Robert Clifton: The Democratic Party, Culbert L. Olson, and the Legislature. Comments...

California. Department of Natural Resources. Reports to Governor's Council : Sacramento, Calif., 1850-1952 Feb.

Mimeographed monthly statements on activities of the Department, concerning conservation education, beaches and parks, forestry, mines, oil and gas, and soil conservation.

California. Department of Public Health. Bureau of Industrial Health. Records of the California Department of Public Health. Bureau of Industrial Health, 1942-1946.

Correspondence relating primarily to nutrition programs, including material on nutrition of workers in war industries. Texts of a few speeches and articles also included.

California Diamond Drill Mine Exploration Company stock certificates : San Francisco, Calif. : D, [1912?].

Two blank stock certificates, Nos. 20 and 23. Printed by A. Carlisle & Co., San Francisco. Certificates each include three illustrative vignettes and a gold seal.

California discoveries : Mexico, 1573-1636.

Portion of a file compiled for the Council of the Indies by order of Viceroy Lope Díaz de Armendáriz relating to exploration rights in Lower California. Contains copy dated November 24, 1635, of Philip II's decree of July 13, 1573,...

California, District Court (12th District) documents, 1854-1857.

Includes summons to John Davis; affidavit and order in case of Stafford vs. Lick; and interrogatories and testimony of Washington A. Bartlett in the case of John B. Montgomery vs. S.S. Burt, with Bartlett's correspondence with Montgomery, 1854-1855, and letter...

California. District Court (12th District) Papers in case, Guadalupe Briones de Miramontez et al. vs. Connelly : San Mateo Co., Calif. : D, 1858 Sept. 24.

Copies, including complaint of McDougal and Sharp, attorneys for the plaintiffs; and summons to Connelly.

California, District Court (4th District) documents, 1852-1855.

Stays of execution, complaints and summons in various cases.

California, Division of Beaches and Parks records, circa 1929-1958.

Items pertaining to administration of the state parks from the files of Newton B. Drury. Includes reports submitted by Robert S. Coon, Northest District Parks Superintendent, covering the period Aug. 5 - Sept. 14 1940.

California documents, 1774-1779.

Two letters from Antonio María Bucareli y Ursúa, Viceroy of Mexico, to the Father Guardian of the Cologio; summary of the Juan Perez voyages, 1774-1775, with a brief report on the California missions and a narrative of the Ignacio Artéaga...

California economic miscellany.

Primarily bills, receipts, stock certificates, promissory notes, miscellaneous business letters, tax receipts and assessment notices, by-laws of some mining companies, miscellaneous accounts, advertisements, etc.

California economic miscellany : additions, 1846-1892.

Stock certificates, waybills, receipts, promissory notes, accounts and other documents related to economic activity in 19th century California.

California Electric Company corporate records, 1931-1939.

California Electric Company corporate records, 1931-1939, BANC MSS 2010/221, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

California experiences and recollections, 1894-1898.

From selected issues of the San Jose Pioneer.

California Faces: Selections from The Bancroft Library Portrait Collection

consists of 1,648 photographic and other pictorial portraits of 5326 men and women prominent in California's history. The portraits, selected from The Bancroft Library Portrait Collection, offer a diverse selection of artists, writers, businessmen, politicians, scientists, entertainers, and others,...

California family history material.

Material pertaining to the history and genealogy of the Bernal, Berreyesa, Castro, Galindo, Higuera, Pacheco and Soberanes families.

California fancy billheads, 1860-1895.

Contains 21 billheads from California with fancy designs.

California Fast Freight Line bills of lading: Boston, Massachusetts, 1886.

Contains two bills of lading, dated several months apart, for goods being shipped from S.D. Kempton in Boston, Massachusetts to C.M. Ford in Los Angeles, California. The earlier one, dated August 10, 1886, is for two large boxes of personal...

California Federation for Civic Unity records

The California Federation for Civic Unity Records contain correspondence and material relating to the Federation's activities, 1945-1956, and deals mainly with racial minority problems such as discrimination, immigration, segregation, housing, Fair Employment Practices Committee, etc. Included, also, are a number...

California Federation of Women's Clubs, Alameda District records, 1967-1980 (bulk 1969-1974).

Includes correspondence, reports, newsletters, and other documents relating to club activities at the local and state levels.

California Federation of Women's Clubs pageant in Yosemite [graphic]

Photos show women in costume outdoors at Yosemite, performing various historical reenactments or pageants.

California Flea Markets [graphic].

Portfolio of artistic photographs depicting scenes from various California flea markets. Includes many portraits of vendors, often with emphasis upon their living conditions, their automobiles, their clothing fashions, and their goods for sale. Flea market locations are unidentified. These images...

California gold rush business documents, 1851-1869.

Collection of 141 business documents, inventories, and receipts with civil and political papers plus miscellanea detailing the establishment of ordered life in California Gold Rush towns. A good number relate to the Sierra County area: Rabbit Creek (later La Porte),...

California gold rush diaries and correspondence.

Includes diaries of William Lampton, James Tate, G.A. Smith and Henry A. Stine.

California gold rush era scenes [graphic]

Scenes include John Marshall's cabin in Coloma, Sutter's mill on the American River, a portrait of a '49er, a water wheel (gold crusher) at Angel's Camp, Mark Twain's cabin at Jackass Hill, Hangman's Tree, and ruins of a stage station...

California Gold Rush Letters

Contains original, transcripts, photocopies and microfilm copies of California gold rush letters.

California gold rush letters collection, 1849-1853.

Fifty original manuscript letters from persons living throughout the United States containing comments and observations on the effect the California Gold Rush is having in their lives. Also includes typescript transcriptions of each letter.

California gold rush towns and missions [graphic]

Photographs show interior and exterior views of Fort Point (San Francisco), the Winchester Mystery House (San Jose), various missions, historic sites, Holy City, Dayton (Nevada), many California mining towns, and many views related to the Virginia & Truckee Railroad.

California. Governor's Commission on the Los Angeles Riots. Photographs collected by the Governor's Commission on the Los Angeles Riots [graphic].

Chiefly photographs of buildings, cars, store merchandise, and other property damaged during the Watts Riot. Most views include sequentially numbered placards placed in foreground of scene, apparently as part of systematic documentation of damage. Approximately 40 photographs, presumably taken by...

California grape products and other wine enterprises : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-1971.

Interviews with Horace O. Lanza (Pt. 1) and with Harry Baccigaluppi (Pt. II). Recollections of their long careers in wine making in New York and California; their association with one another; the effect of Prohibition on the wine industry; reminiscences...

California herbarium collection, 1978-1979.

Collection includes correspondence, poetry, and drawings of botanical specimens. Oversize folder contains contents, scientific names and a family index for specimens featured in folder 3.

A California heritage : the Bowles collection of 18th-century English porcelain : oral history transcript / 1994.

Bowles discusses family life on Russian Hill, Sarah Lawrence College, travel, marriage to Henry Miller Bowles, story of collecting porcelains in San Francisco, New York, London; gift of the Bowles Collection to the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

California Historical Society invitations : to A.T. Leonard, San Francisco : TL, 1930-1938.

Includes 4 luncheon invitations with speakers on the post gold rush era in Calif., shell mounds and caves around San Francisco Bay, old ranchos and pioneer personalities.

California Home Protection League miscellany, 1922-1924.

Correspondence between Prof. Robert P. Utter, University of California, Berkeley, and Charles A. Keeler, Berkeley Chamber of Commerce, concerning zoning in Berkeley. Also includes a letter to Herbert Hoover, Washington, D.C., a letter to the editor of the Berkeley Gazette...

California Joint Immigration Committee collection, 1924-1936.

Publicity statements issued from Committee headquarters in San Francisco, predominantly addressing Japanese immigration.

California Judges: Justices of the Supreme Court of California

Justices of the Supreme Court of California (album of 53 photographic prints)

California Judges: Portraits of Judges of California

Portraits of judges of California (315 photographic prints)

California, Justice Court, Amador Co. records, 1880-1887.

Documents relating to civil and criminal cases, mainly in Sutter Creek under Justice of the Peace J.S. Porter.

California Justice Court San Francisco summons in various cases, 1854 November.

California Justice Court San Francisco summons in various cases, BANC MSS C-A 397, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

California, Justice Court, Sutter Co. docket, 1850-1852.

Record kept by T.H. Rolfe and W.F. Nelson, justices of the peace.

California Labor School miscellany, circa 1943-1956.

Chiefly printed ephemera, including catalogs, fliers, newsletters. Also includes press releases and curricula. Also includes 1 folder (catalogs) for the Tom Mooney Labor School.

California Labor School Theater records, 1948-1950.

Contains theater programs, play transcripts, and bulletins for the California Labor School Theater.

California land documents, 1895-1923.

Legal documents, mostly deeds and agreements, regarding lands in Los Angeles, Berkeley, Sacramento, Modesto and Stanislaus County. Includes: agreement regarding the erection of a building by the San Pedro Lumber Co. in Los Angeles, 1895 Sept.; memorandum of agreement concerning...

California land grant documents.

Positive microfilm of transcripts and translations in the California State Archives of the "Spanish Archives of California" now in the National Archives, and related material. Also, journal of the California Constitutional Convention, 1849.

California Land Grant Documents index.

Positive and negative micofilm of index to records of the "Spanish Archives of California"

California land grants, land warrants, and other land tenure materials, circa 1860-1909.

Collection consists of California land tenure documents collected and compiled by the Bancroft Library in the early to middle of the twentieth century. Included are homestead and other federal land grant documents, U.S. war bounty land warrants, expediente (Spanish and...

California landscape photographs [graphic].

California seashore, trees landscape, and California landscape.

[California landscape watercolors [graphic] /

Berkeley or Monterey Peninsula landscapes.

[California landscapes from the collection of Ray W. and Gladys Foreaker].

1: Landscape of a river, lake, or bay shoreline, with tree, by William Keith; oil on panel, approximately 10x14 inches, in ornate gilded frame. 2: Painting of wildflowers on a hillside, possibly with Marin County's Mount Tamalpais in background, by...

California Legislative Leaders : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1981.

Interviews with legislative leaders during the Knight/Brown administrations. Copies of photographs and of supporting documentary material inserted. Issues discussed include party organization and campaigns; California water plan; legislative reapportionment; capital punishment and the Caryl Chessman case; mental health; civil rights;...

California Legislature Assembly autographs, 1911.

Signatures, with addresses, of members of the Assembly, 39th Legislative session.

California. Legislature. Assembly. Interim Committee on Social Welfare. Reports on public hearings at Modesto State Hospital : typescripts, 1956 Sept. 19 and Oct. 2.

The hearings were held to investigate allegations of brutality in the treatment of patients at the mental health facility. Included also are scrapbook pages of newspaper clippings covering the hearings.

California legislature miscellany, 1850-1870.

Contains petitions, appointments, accounts, and reports of committees.

California leisure photograph albums [graphic].

Albums contain snaphot photographs documenting the travels, outings, gatherings and other leisure activities of an unidentified family and their friends, taken throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and many other California locations. Includes many scenes of camping, beaches and bathing....

California Lettersheets, 1849-ca. 1870

The 53 pictorial lettersheets in this collection date from 1849 to ca. 1870. Many of the lettersheets lack dates, but were likely produced within the above period. A variety of places, events, and topics are depicted. City and landscapes and...

California Lettersheets from the Robert B. Honeyman, Jr. Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material

This portion of the Robert B. Honeyman collection consists of 194 pictorial lettersheets produced between the years 1850 and 1869, the bulk dating from the 1850s. A variety of places, events, and topics are depicted. City and landscapes, Gold Rush...

[California Library Association photographs].

Group portraits taken at meetings of the California Library Association: Riverside 1920, Pasadena 1924 (both size G), an unidentified group circa 1920s (size B), and 1995 (size AX). The 1995 portrait, in color, is from the centennial celebration meeting in...

California Library Association records : additions, 1905-1985 (bulk 1974-1984)

Administrative and subject files concerning the interests and activities of the Association and its various committees and chapters. Includes publications, newsletters, committee files, materials related to conferences, annual meetings and legislation.

California Library Association records : additions, 1968-1969 (bulk 1973-1974)

Administrative files concerning the interests and activities of the association with governments of all levels; institutions, corporations and special interest groups, and related groups.

California Library Association records : additions, 1968-1972.

Cartons 1-5 (1968-1969); 5-8 (1970); 9-12 (1971); 12-15 (1972)

California Library Association records : additions, 1970-1984.

Contains office files, committee files, council minutes, newsletters, information related to chapters, conferences, and other miscellaneous records.

California Library Association records : additions, 1974-1975.

Correspondence and subject file concerning the interest and activity of the association.

California Library Association records, 1906-2008.

Administrative file concerning the activities of The Association with governments of all levels, institutions, corporations, special interest groups, and committees and agencies of The Association.

California Library Association records, 1974-1977 (bulk 1981)

Administrative file concerning the activities of the association with government of all levels; institutions, corporations and special interest groups, and related groups.

California magazine of the Pacific card index, 1936-August 1946.

3 x 5 cards with author, title and subject entries.

California Marine Parks and Harbors Association records, 1946-1974.

Contains minutes, correspondence, studies, plans, and other miscellaneous background materials relating to Angel Island, including Winslow Cove and the Charles A. Winslow Memorial Fountain, as well as Bolinas Lagoon. Includes some printed items and architectural drawings for Winslow Cove. Also...

The California Medical Association, medical insurance, and the law, 1935-1992 : oral history transcript / 1993.

Hassard discusses his childhood in San Leandro, Calif.; student days at Boalt Hall School of Law; serving as council for the California Medical Association; landmark medical malpractice suits; controversy over group health and closed panel medical practice; Medicare, Medicaid (Medi-Cal);...

California midwinter exposition photographs.

Mounts bear advertising imprint of [Myra] Sperry the Artist, Salem, Oregon.

California Midwinter International Exposition - Souvenir

The Souvenir of the California Midwinter International Exposition collection is an album containing 110 photographic prints taken in 1894 by Isaiah W. Taber, the official photographer of the Exposition. The album features views of the grounds, buildings, attractions, events, and...

California military miscellany, 1846-1869.

Letters, mainly from army personnel in California. Some concern supplies for San Diego depot and Fort Yuma.

California Militia Papers

Miscellaneous correspondence and documents pertaining to various units of the State and National Guard. Mainly concerning service in the 1850's and 1860's. Includes Muster Roll, Company D, 5th Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 1863-1865; containing a list of Captain W.A....

California mining land deeds : Dunderberg Peak and San Fernando, Calif., 1867-1896.

Contains 5 documents relating to land bought and sold around Dunderberg Peak in Mono County and San Fernando in Los Angeles County, Calif., some of it dealing with the Dunderberg Mining Co. Also includes a list of expenditures for the...

California mining stock certificates, 1850-1912.

Stock certificates from various sources, arranged alphabetically by name of company (67 folders in 1 portfolio).

California miscellany : additions, bulk 1829-1981.

Individual items cataloged separately. Search under title: California miscellany--additions.

California miscellany, 1835-1884.

Miscellaneous papers from the Hubert Howe Bancroft collection. Each item cataloged individually. Search under title: California Miscellany, 1835-1884.

California miscellany--additions.

Individual items, numbered serially; each cataloged separately. Search under title: California miscellany--additions.

California mission and church miscellany, 1773-1846.

Letters, documents and fragments related to the California missions and the Catholic Church. Among the items included are a fragment in the hand of Junípero Serra, fragments signed by Juan Crespí and Fermin Francisco de Lasuen, letters from Magin Catala,...

California mission and church miscellany, circa 1713-1969.

Correspondence, informes, circulars, and censuses concerning the interests and activities of the California missions. Each item cataloged separately.

California mission documents : ms., 1828-1846.

Originals for use in Bancroft's history of the California missions.

California mission letters : ALS, 1806-1825.

Consists of 13 letters sent by the Franciscan missionaries in San Jose and Santa Clara Missions, to the Reverend Father Supply Master of the missions of California, mostly between 1806 and 1811. The letters chiefly concern the needs of the...

California mission letters, 1806-1823.

Letters from priests at various missions, chiefly to their superiors at the Apostolic College of San Fernando, Mexico. Each portfolio cataloged separately.

California mission miscellany, 1630 - [ca. 1830]

Original copies of letters, documents and ms. fragments related to several missions in California.

California mission slides [graphic].

Slides of the various Spanish missions in California. Views include building exteriors, interiors and surrounding grounds.

California mission statistics, 1769-1834.

Lists of population, births, marriages, deaths, livestock and crops for each mission, the presidios of San Diego, Monterey, San Francisco and Santa Barbara, the pueblos of San Jose and Los Angeles and the Villa Branciforte, with analyses by place and...

California Mission Studies Association records, approximately 1980-2009.

Files contain correspondence, programs, offprints of articles, conference materials, newsletters, etc.

California mission views [graphic] /

Albums contain interior and exterior views in the pictorialist manner of several of the Franciscan missions of California, including San Juan Capistrano, Santa Barbara, Santa Inés, San Miguel, San Carlos Borromeo, San Francisco de Asís, San Diego, San Luis Rey...

California mission views [graphic]

Photographs show exterior views of the following missions: San Antonio de Pala, San Antonio de Padua, San Carlos Borromeo, San Fernando, San Gabriel, San Juan Bautista, San Miguel, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Barbara and Santa Inez.

California mission views [graphic]

Views show San Juan Capistrano, San Luis Rey, Mission Dolores, and San Antonio de Pala Mission.

California missions, 1771-1823.

Large-format hand-made book including a drawn map of the California mission locations and drawings of 4 mission buildings: San Diego, San Carlos Borromeo, Santa Barbara and Dolores (San Francisco de Asís). Each drawing preceded by page of hand-lettered text with...

California missions and related views [graphic]

Photographs show interiors and exteriors of California missions, some adobes, and the graveyard of San Francisco's Mission Dolores as it appeared in 1890.

California missions and surrounding areas [graphic]

Some photos published in the Sunset Magazine volume: California missions, Lane Publishing Company, 1964.

California missions [graphic]

Photos show exteriors of the following missions: San Antonio de Pala, Santa Ynez, San Diego (includes a group of Native American schoolgirls with nuns), San Gabriel, San Juan Capistrano, San Luis Rey, and Santa Barbara.

California missions [graphic]

Exterior views of the following missions: San Gabriel, San Buenaventura, San Diego, La Purissima, San Juan Capistrano, San Miguel, San Fernando, San Antonio, San Luis Rey, and Santa Inez.

California missions, towns, and buildings [graphic] : pictorial material from the Aubrey Drury papers

Collection consists mostly of photographs, as well as a small number of postcards and transparencies. A newspaper article on mission painting by Will Spark is also present. California missions, both exterior and interior views, include: San Luis Rey, La Purisma,...

California Native American women [graphic]

Three views of women carrying papoose; one view of a woman with pottery and baskets in Yosemite.

California NORML political campaign ephemera [graphic].

Includes 10 buttons and 2 bumper stickers promoting various efforts toward the legalization of marijuana, including the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) and campaigns for the California Marijuana Iniative (CMI) of 1982 and California's Proposition 215...

California NORML records, circa 1970-1985.

California NORML records, BANC MSS 2009/122, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

California Office of the Attorney General collection of material on the pre-evacuation location of Japanese Americans in California, 1942.

Correspondence, reports, etc., prepared under the direction of California State Attorney General Earl Warren, including lists of persons of Japanese ancestry and property holdings in various California cities and counties.

California oil fields and refineries of the Standard Oil Company of California [graphic]

Includes aerial photos of oil fields, refineries, and construction of pipe lines at the following locations: El Segundo, Fruitvale, Huntington Beach, Santa Barbara, and the Bakersfield and Richmond Refineries.

California Packing Corporation label book [graphic]

Samples of labels for dried fruit products. Labels are printed on paper, on cardboard boxes, and on plastic wrappers.

California park and recreation areas, and other western views [graphic]

Photos cover a broad range of areas and subjects. Outdoor or recreational views (mainly California) include the Tuolumne River, sand dunes in Death Valley, Glacier National Park, Yosemite National Park, Catalina Island harbor, skiers at Badger Pass, golf players (in...

California Pear Growers' Association minutes, 1917-1932.

V.1: Aug. 8, 1917 - Nov. 22, 1921; v.2: Dec. 6, 1921 - Apr. 4, 1922; v.3: May 22, 1922 - Dec. 19, 1932. Typescript cpoies, signed by the secretary. Primarily meetings of the board of directors. V.3 also contains...

California photo album.

Snapshots around California.

California photographic miscellany.

1-2: the Bowers mansion, circa 1934 -- 3: (number not used; item transferred) -- 4: stereograph of Marysville Masons Building, by Woods -- 5: Point Richmond -- 6-7: (numbers not used?) -- 8: Nevada Falls and Snows' Hotel (Yosemite) by...

California photographs from the Centennial Caravan Exposition [graphic]

Images relate to early California history, from Cabrillo's landing at Point Loma, Russians establishing a colony at Fort Ross, proclamation of the California Republic, to pioneer routes, gold rush material, and mining ralted views. Includes images of maps, documents, and...

California photographs from the Lorenzo Dow Currie family papers [graphic]

Views from the 1860's and 1870's include Chinese Camp and vicinity, views of photographer George Fiske's carriage, with his advertising sign, several views of California Indians, and one view of the exterior of L.D. Currie's ambrotype studio (presumably in Chinese...

California photographs from the Robert Grabhorn collection [graphic]

Includes a view of men in front of the rail station at Land's End (on the sightseeing route of the United Railroads, San Francisco) dated May 27, 1905, an albumen print of people grouped in front of a building ("Panoche[?]...

California photographs including Piedmont, San Francisco, Monterey, Oakland, etc. [graphic]

Views show Cliff House in San Francisco; early views of Piedmont including Piedmont Springs Park, residences, cable cars, and public buildings; views of Monterey; and views of Oakland.

California photos from the Ted Wurm collection [graphic]

Red cross parade in Oakland, 1917; St. Mary's Cathedral, 1907; Alcatraz island, 1935; Tamalpais Mountain play "Robin Hood,' 1918; glass negative of town of Locke along levee of Sacramento River, ca. 1880's?

California pictorial lettersheets from the collection of Henry H. Clifford [graphic]

1: A Chinese battle in California (Baird 27) -- 2: Chinese Buddhistic worship in San Francisco (Baird 28) -- 3: Doctor Shuler's hospital (Baird 56) -- 4: Flint's warehouses, San Francisco (Baird 80) -- 5: The miner's lamentations (Baird 163)...

California place names : a geographical dictionary, 1949.

Collection contains a card file of the research notes about place names and bibliography for the publication "California Place Names: A Geographical Dictionary" that was published by the University of California Press. The card file contains more extensive notes than...

[California political prints pertaining to Mexico, immigration and other topics].

Fine art prints, posters and other graphic works, chiefly by California artists, pertaining to various contemporary political and cultural topics pertinent to Mexico and the United States, including immigration, white supremacy, feminism, decolonialism, Micky Mouse (as satirized by the image...

California poll tax receipts : DS, 1862-1911.

Five poll tax receipts: one national receipt for San Joaquin County, two for the state of California, and two for Alameda County.

California population Index, 1771-1846, [ca.1960-1970]

Sources of population data available for various towns and missions. Compiled by Bancroft Library staff.

California postcards [graphic]

Postcards illustrate California towns and scenery, showing buildings, landscapes, attractions, and related scenes.

California premium wines and brandies : oral history transcript / and related material, 1971-1973.

Emigration to United States in 1939; association with Christian Brothers and Paul Masson wineries; brandy making in California; development of Salinas Valley as a wine grape producing district; advertising programs, public relations and promoting California wines, etc.

California printing trade photographs [graphic]

Group and individual portraits : a banquet of the California Press Association (1919); and photos of the 1921 convention of the California Typothetae. Also includes portraits of California governor Friend W. Richardson.

California prints collected by Meri Jaye [graphic].

Includes 5 clipper cards advertising ships departing for California, and 6 California views: 3 of San Francisco, 1 of San Jose, 1 of Tehachapi Pass and 1 scene of California gold miners.

California prison records, 1912-1951.

Case records for prisoners in San Quentin, Folsom, and California Institution for Women penitentiaries, sequentially arranged by case number. Also includes photocopies of Minutes of the Meeting of the Board of Trustees, California Institution for Women, Tehachapi, circa 1929-1951 and...

California private claim 213, 1868-1882.

Papers relating to the claim of Vicente Miramontes, et al (heirs of Candelario Miramontes for Rancho Arroyo de los Pilarcitos) to the Rancho Miramontes.

California private land claim dockets [microform].

Include transcripts of proceedings before the Board of U.S. Land Commissioners, the U.S. District Court, and, occasionally, the U.S. Supreme Court, and subsequent related correspondence and documents from claimants, Surveyor General's Office, General Land Office, Secretary of the Interior, etc.

California progressive, railroad commissioner, and attorney : oral history transcript / and related material, 1961-1962.

Recollections of his law career in San Francisco; the Lincoln-Roosevelt Republican League in Berkeley; his work on the California State Railroad Commission (1911-1918); Hiram W. Johnson's administration as governor of Calif.; work with the War Dept., 1918-1919, as surveyor of...

California promotional stamps, seals, and other souvenir ephemera [graphic]

Stickers, seals, and small labels illustrate and promote events in California (Olympic Games, fairs, conventions, shows, festivals, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, Golden Gate International Exposition, etc.); California scenic locations (Yosemite, Death Valley, missions, redwoods, beaches, etc.); products (wine, fruit, manufactured goods);...

California Railroad Notes

Chiefly material gathered for his book, Chapters on the history of the Southern Pacific (N.Y. 1922) Approx. 7,500 pieces; roughly sorted. In folder no. 80 : typed excerpts of letters from Collis P. Huntington to David D. Colton (familiarly known...

California Redwood Association records, [ca. 1927-1962]

Fragmentary files, consisting primarily of samples of such material as statistical tabulations and reports (stock sheets, weekly reports, mill reports, etc.); annual reports; shingle reports; distribution of shipments reports; grading rules; pattern books; and press and periodical digests.

California Republicans, 1934-1953 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1970-1973.

Comments on role in the Republican party in California as chairman of the Republican Executive Committee in Southern California and Republican national committeeman; Earl Warren's career; William F. Knowland as state senator; gubernatorial and presidential campaigns, especially 1952 Republican convention....

California Scenery & Industries

Primarily text and views advertising businesses and attractions of San Francisco and other Northern California locations. Includes hotels, resorts, stores, industries, wineries, insurance companies, newspapers, railways and steamship companies, etc. Also includes scenic views promoting various regions of Northern California,...

California scenery and Panama Pacific International Exposition views [graphic]

California scenes show Yosemite, Lake Tahoe, Donner Lake, Shasta Springs, Crater and Klamath Lakes (Oregon), the Stanford campus, San Francisco Normal School graduation, and views of the Panama Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco.

California scenery [graphic]

Photograph shows instructors at Boone's University Preparatory School (on Durant Ave, Berkeley) where C. Madison was an instructor. Madison and Boone are pictured. Drawings show California scenery, coastal views, a scene at Willits, Ukiah landscapes, a stone cabin, and other...

California scenery, Indians, missions, and other views from the collection of Henry R. Phelan [graphic].

Collection contains views of various missions, adobes, Indians at Rancho Chico, scenery in Yosemite National Park and the Mt. Shasta area, a view of the town of Santa Barbara, a Montecito country road, and a photomechanical print (collotype) of a...

[California scenery photograph album].

Snapshot views depicting leisure travel in California by a group of friends. Locations include Hetch Hetchy Valley, Hetch Hetchy Reservoir and other sections of Hetch Hetchy water delivery system; Yosemite Valley; Stanford University; Golden Gate Park and other San Francisco...

California scenes and family photographs from the Eli T. Sheppard papers [graphic]

Photographs show the family home in Fairview, Ohio; E. Sheppard's home in Napa; portraits of Eliza Lewton and Eli T. Sheppard; a family group including Mr. and Mrs. Sheppard; and a cyanotype of Sheppard's house at 1654 Taylor St., San...

California Scenic Line, ca. 1900

The California Scenic Line album features 56 views from the route of the California Western Railroad & Navigation Company line. The line runs from the coastal town of Fort Bragg through the redwood forests of Mendocino County to Willits, California....

California School for the Deaf, Berkeley, Calif. [graphic].

Photographs of various mission revival style buildings on the campus of the California School for the Deaf, Berkeley, Calif.

California Shipbuilding Corporation miscellany, 1942.

Three letters to Mrs. K.K. Bechtel (one with incorrect name in the greeting) and an invitation and parking voucher, related to the launching of the S.S. Benjamin Goodhue on Mar. 31, 1942. Also includes a caricature of K.K. Bechtel in...

California Sketches : ms., 1878.

Concerning overland journey to Oregon, 1850; move to Yreka Creek, 1851; experiences in the Yreka mines.

California sketches [graphic]

Three views of Mammoth Tree Grove, 1 view of head waters of Truckee River, and 2 views of Cushing's Place settlement.

California snapshots [graphic].

Snapshots of various California locations, including San Francisco (Union Square, Hotel St. Francis, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco Bay); the University of California, Berkeley; Long Beach; Pasadena (Tournament of Roses parade); Los Angeles; Riverside; and Stanford University.

California Social Workers Organization, Inc. records, 1954-1972.

Articles of incorporation; board minutes; county chapters papers; legislative and social action papers; issues of Advance, the newsletter of the CSWO; scrapbooks with photos of meetings, awards, newspaper clippings, etc.

California Socialist Party clippings and other material, 1931-1934.

5 scrapbooks and 1 "volume" of loose clippings concerning the Socialist Party's activities California. Prominant subjects include: Party activities in Pasadena, California; Norman Thomas' candidacy for U.S. President, 1932; and Upton Sinclair's EPIC campaign in California in 1934. Also includes...

California Society of Printmakers records

The California Society of Printmakers (CSP) records reflect activities within the San Francisco Bay Area, the state of California, and national and international arts communities since 1925. The collection includes historical records from the Society's predecessor organizations, the California Society...

California Society of the Sons of the American Revolution miscellany : San Francisco, Calif., 1901.

Contains three invitations to a reception for President William McKinley on May 16, 1901 at the Palace Hotel, San Francisco, and one invitation to a reception at Mechanics' Pavilion, May 17, 1901. Also includes the Society's Circular no. 55, June...

California souvenir playing cards [graphic] : [mission bell and poinsettia set]

Playing cards decorated with various views from around California including scenery, city views, hotels, missions, etc.

California State Board of Forestry Records

The records consist of correspondence, arranged alphabetically, relating to illegal tree cutting on government and school lands, to a survey of forest lands in California, to fires in forest lands, and to proposals for establishing an Arbor Day in California....

California, State Council of Defense, Committee on Scientific Research records, 1917.

Correspondence and subject files of the Committee on Scientific Research. Oversize folder contains a photograph of members of the Committee on Labor, Advisory Commission of the Council of National Defense, Washington, D.C., 1917.

California State Council of Lumber and Sawmill Workers, AFL-CIO records

Records of the California State Council of Lumber and Sawmill Workers, AFL-CIO, dating from approximately 1945-1981.

California State Department of Education, 1945-1962 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1978.

Comments on teaching career; service as Superintendent of Public Instruction, 1945-62; working with State Board of Education, the legislature, and governors Warren, Knight and Brown; development of master plan for higher education; role as ex officio member of Regents of...

The California State Department of Water Resources, 1967-1973 : oral history transcript / 1985.

Included in: Ronald Reagan Gubernatorial Era Oral History Project.

California State Earthquake Investigation Commission Photographs

Photographs taken or collected by the California State Earthquake Investigation Commission to document the effects of the San Francisco earthquake of 1906 on the landscape and on buildings, roads and other structures. Locations range from Humboldt County in the north...

California, State emergency relief administration records, [1939-1940].

Includes circulars, memoranda and a collection of forms used by the agency.

California State Federation of Teachers records, 1936-1983.

Contain correspondence, reports, minutes, petitions, cartoons, news clippings, press releases and newsletters for the state-wide organization and for union locals in Northern and Southern California.

California State finance in the 1940's : oral history transcript / and related material, 1971-1974.

Interviews, Fred Links: An Overview of the Department of Finance, with comments on his long career as a key person in the department, Ellis Grff: Some Details of Public Revenue and Expenditure in the 1940's, with comments as a career...

California State Geological Survey photographs from the Francis P. Farquhar papers [graphic]

Primarily Sierra Nevada landscapes in the Yosemite region, some with survey team members. Includes several Hetch Hetchy views. Three of the views present here are among the four views attributed to Harris published in The Yosemite Book (Plates 26-28). Also...

California State Library catalogue of books : ms., 1850 July.

July 1850, with related correspondence and notes by Jacob N. Bowman.

California State Library School records, 1904-1945.

Contains correspondence and printed programs relating to the operation of the school. Also includes course outlines, schedules, and files of student applications and grade cards, arranged chronologically by class.

California State Prison at San Quentin records, 1851-1910.

Includes releases, 1852, by James M. Estill for John C. Hays and John Caperton from contracts with the prison; agreement between Estill and J.F. McCauley, 1857; letter from an inmate, notice of escaped prisoner; accounts, and other materials.

California State Railroad Museum collection, 1972-1981 (bulk 1972-1974).

Contains correspondence concerning the creation of the California State Railroad Museum, report "The California State Railroad Museum : recommendations for planning and development", bylaws, articles of incorporation, prospectus, press releases and newspaper clippings. Also includes program and memorabilia for the...

California State Reclamation Board records, 1960-1983.

Meeting minutes, agendas, and correspondence of the California State Reclamation Board. Correspondence is between the interested parties of various flood control and reclamation projects in California. Also includes a map of the San Joaquin River Flood Control Project (1955), some...

California state-owned buildings survey collection [graphic]

Photographs document many state owned buildings, including: state hospitals , universities and colleges, schools, institutions (for the blind, for veterans, etc.), the Riverside Experiment Station, Lick Observatory, San Francisco piers and harbors, Folsom and San Quentin prisons, Davis University Farm,...

California stereo scenes [graphic]

Stereo views show oxen pulling a loaded wagon from the Chico Lumber Co. (photograph gallery visible also), ladies at Rev. Rodney Tabor's camp at Glenwood, a Sacramento street scene, many views of Sacramento during a flood (1862?). Cliff House and...

California stereo views [graphic]

Contains views of San Francisco streets and interior of the Lick House's dining room; San Francisco Bay views, including ships and Alcatraz; a view of Vallejo; two views from the Pacific Railroad Series entitled "Giants Gap. American River" and "Alcove...

California stereo views [graphic] : including Geysers in Sonoma County.

1: Geyser Hotel (Watkins no. 2308) 2: -- The Geyser Canon [Canyon], from near the Hotel, Sonoma Co. (Watkins no. 1571) -- Summitville[?] (depicts a group of people posing on a ladder (at the entrance to a cave or sinkhole?)

California stereographic views [graphic]

Various California views, including Zephyr Cove, Big Trees, Yosemite, the Pluton River (Sonoma county), a train leaving Oakland, the cabin of the Sacramento river steamer "Capital," and San Francisco scenes including views of Kearney and Stockton streets and the San...

California stereographs [graphic] /

Stereographs include views of Digger Indians at Ten Mile River, Mendocino Co.; Central Pacific Railroad and State House, Sacramento; Big Tree in the Mariposa Grove, Mariposa Co.; and the cutting of a section of Big Tree, Fresno Co. Stereocards are...

California stereoviews [graphic]

Stereoviews captioned: California threshing machine (photographer's no. 380) -- Residence of Mr. Hopkins of San Francisco, Cal. -- California cactus, blooms twenty four hours only.

California stereoviews [graphic] : early San Francisco, Chinatown, Sacramento and Mission San Carlos.

1: Corner of Jackson and Hyde Streets, looking North, San Francisco -- 2: view from Rincon Hill, San Francisco; -- 3: Hayes Valley from Cal.[?] Street, San Francisco; -- 4: corner Sansome and Val[l]ejo Street, San Francisco (hand carts and...

California stereoviews related to transportation [graphic]

Views show a balloon ascension in Stockton, the Vallejo waterfront, Toll's steam wagon, the Cliff House and Ferry Railroad, a church in Santa Barbara, the San Jose Train depot, Streeter's Mill in Sonoma County, Weber Engine Co. #1, the Kearny...

[California streetcar photograph album].

Snapshot photograph album documenting electric railroad streetcars, other modes of transportation, and leisure activities throughout California in the early 20th century. Includes numerous photographs of streetcars in Oakland, as well as smaller numbers of images of streetcars from cities such...

California Studies Conference photographs [graphic] /

Images of speakers and participants at a California Studies conference (held at U.C. Berkeley) with the theme "California since the 60s". Includes portraits of Angela Davis with her mother, Robert Hass, and "Dr. Loco" (José B. Cuellar.)

California, Study Commission on Unemployment Insurance minutes, reports and memoranda, [1951-1953]

Material distributed to members of the Commission. Table of contents in v. 1.

California, Superior Court. Complaints to Establish Title Following the 1906 Earthquake

Consists of printed forms, filled-in with typescript and manuscript information, to establish title to properties under chapter 59 of the laws of 1906, because, "on the 18th day of April, 1906, the greater part of the public records in the...

California. Superior Court (Contra Costa County) Records in case Harriet S. Kennedy vs. William Owens, 1884-1900.

Litigation involving land in Glenn County which was paid for by alleged worthless stock in the Pacific Coast Steel and Iron Manufacturing Company.

California Superior Court (San Francisco City and County) documents, 1851-1885.

Complaints, summons and orders of the court in various cases.

California Superior Court (San Francisco City and County) Probate Dept. ledgers, 1874-1894.

Contains the probate records for San Francisco City and County.

A California Supreme Court justice looks at law and society, 1964-1996 : oral history transcript / 1997.

Allen Broussard discusses growing up in Louisiana, and later attending Law School at Boalt Hall, University of California, Berkeley. He talks about his law practice, building a political base, and working with the NAACP, Bay Area African American political leaders,...

California Transportation Company ferry steamboats and ticket office [graphic].

Includes photographs of the California Transportation Company's steamer Captain Weber at a Stockton dock and steamer Fort Sutter, during building, at Hunter's Point, San Francisco. Also includes a photograph of the front of the ticket office at Port 3 of...

California travel album [graphic].

Album of good quality amateur photographs taken during a trip through California in 1919. Landscapes, cityscapes, public buildings, and landmark attractions predominate, with two male traveling companions present in some views. Early views include trains and the ferryboat Solano on...

California travel scrapbook and related Walsh family photographs [graphic]

Scrapbook contains detailed description of an automobile trip to Santa Barbara from Sausalito, including amounts paid for gas, food and lodging and sights along the way. This account is illustrated with photographs and ephemera. A trip to Mendocino is also...

California travel views photograph album [graphic].

Album documents an Ohio family's leisure travels throughout California, including views taken in Berkeley, San Francisco, San Rafael, Mount Tamalpais, Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay, San Jose, Los Angeles. Also includes a few photographs taken in Albuquerque, N.M., as well as...

California trees and scenery [graphic]

Views show the Maripose Grove of Big Trees, other views of trees, 17 Mile Drive, missions, and a view of the San Francisco Bay.

California trip album.

Includes snapshots, menus, and other ephemera.

A California trip [graphic]

Snapshots of a rail trip to California, primarily picturing Pasadena and Los Angeles scenes, San Francisco, Berkeley, and Oakland before 1906, and Yosemite. Included are views of the Lick Observatory, the U.C. Berkeley campus, the Mt. Lowe railway, Mt. Shasta,...

California views and Australian mining camps [graphic]

Engravings (or etchings) and photographic prints: 1. Golden Gate (from Telelgraph Hill); Jas. D. Smillie -- 2. Monterey in California [1858]; for... Herrmann J. Meyer [N.Y] -- 3. Panorama of San Francisco; sold by Charles Magnus... -- 4. View of...

California views and other travel photographs [graphic].

Bulk are commercially produced images of Santa Catalina (7 views); Santa Barbara (11 views); Santa Monica and Ocean Park (18 views); Los Angeles (6 views); Pasadena; San Jose; and Stanford University. Also present are views of New Orleans; Salt Lake...

California views from the E.K. Pond collection [graphic].

Views by Watkins show the San Francisco Presidio (with people and horses), and six views of the Hotel del Monte building and grounds in Monterey. Other views include the Cliff House in San Francisco, and the Blue and Gold Gravel...

California views from the papers of Governor James Norris Gillett [graphic]

Includes Sierra Nevada views of Gillett Peak, Convict Lake, pack trips, and other scenes. Also, Mt. Tamalpais, an ostrich farm in South Pasadena, the Governor's Mansion and capitol building in Sacramento, the official motorcade of Gov. Gillett, the dedication of...

California views [graphic] /

Photographs show natural attractions in California: sequoia trees, geysers, Yosemite, and the petrified forest (near Calistoga). Many missions are included, as are some photos relating to Indians. Towns pictured: San Jose, San Rafael, Sacramento, Berkeley, and many views of Oakland...

California views [graphic]

Views of early San Francisco and other California towns and scenes.

California views [graphic] /

Views show scenes from various California locations, including missions, leisure, hotels, San Francisco Bay Area views, family, and nature-scenes.

California views [graphic] : missions and towns.

Views of Southern California include Spanish mission buildings, and town views of Santa Barbara and San Diego after the Panama-California Exposition (1915-1916). Also includes San Francsico views.

[California views including Yosemite, San Francisco and Southern California.]

Contains views of San Francisco (Chinatown, Golden Gate Park, City Hall, etc.); views of Monterey area (Hotel del Monte and scenery); Southern California (Hotel del Coronado, Redondo Beach, missions, etc.); and Yosemite.

California vineyards and packing plants in Porterville and Delano, California [graphic]

Promotional views for Salvador grapes and the "Semi-fresca-pack" shipping method. Includes vineyard and harvest views, Mexican field workers, washing, processing and fresh-packing methods, and workers and facilities at various stages of the process.

California Water Companies Miscellany

Letters, receipts, warrants, stock certificates, and other miscellaneous documents.

California water issues, 1950-1966 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1979-1981.

Interviews with five men instrumental in developing California's water plan. Interviewees and titles of interviews, as follows: Edmund G. Brown, Sr.: The California Water Project: Personal Interest and Involvement in the Legislation, Public Support, and Construction, 1950-1966; B. Abbott Goldberg:...

California weekly circular letters : San Francisco, 1910 September 14-15.

One letter from Arthur J. Pillsbury to directors and shareholders, issued as Editor-Manager on September 14, 1910. Second letter to the shareholders, September 15, 1910, issued by the President and other Directors, appealing for funds.

A California wheat ranch : Pleasanton, Calif. : typescript, 1973.

History of the Wills and Archibald families; account of his family's grain ranch in Madera County; dry land grain farming; use of mules; mechanization of agriculture; gold mining at Michigan Bluff.

The California Wine Industry During the Depression : oral history transcript / and related material, 1970-1972.

Part I: Burke H. Critchfield interview covering his association with Bank of America and loans to the wine industry; the Wine Institute; Central California Wineries, Inc.; the prorate program. Part II: photocopy of a speech, Economics of grape growing in...

California winery and vineyard views [graphic].

14 views by I.W. Taber related to wineries and viticulture in California. Several views are of Gustav Niebaum's Inglenook vineyards in Napa County, for which the winery buildings were completed in 1887. The "Big Grape-vine" in Santa Barbara is pictured...

California Woman Suffrage movement pennant and ribbon from the Selina Solomons papers [graphic].

Felt pennant and cloth ribbon with pin, both from the California Woman Suffrage movement and campaign of 1911. Pennant bears slogan: Votes for Women. Ribbon bears text: Woman Suffrage Election Day Executive Committee San Francisco 1911.

California Writers' Club records, 1910-1995 (bulk 1930-1995).

Contains club correspondence, meeting minutes, photographs, manuscripts, scrapbooks and clippings. Also included are correspondence and writings documenting the origins of Woodminster Amphitheater and desribing the tree dedication ceremonies for the Writers Memorial Grove. Manuscripts include writings dedicating trees to Mary...

Californians of Mexican descent [sound recording].

Recording includes Colin B. Edwards, Charles Levy, Sidney Rogers, Ernest Landaur, William Flosser and Glen Blasow[?].

California-Russian emigŕé collection, circa 1951-1967.

Miscellaneous materials (mainly mimeographed and newsprint) collected for the oral history project by Mr. Boris Raymond. Publications from the Museum of Russian Culture, Crusade for Truth, Autobiography of Aleksandr Lenkoff, and a copy of the newspaper Russian life.

California's first gold nugget found January, 1848 by James W. Marshall and Peter L. Wimmer at Sutter Mill, American River : as shown by within original documents, 1848-1956.

A bound volume, in the form of a scrapbook, created to contain the first nugget of gold found in California in 1848 and documents pertaining to it. Documents include: affidavits of Elizabeth J. Wimmer (1885) and of Peter L. Wimmer...

California's first woman state party chairman : oral history transcript / and related material, 1976-1977.

Recollections of early interest in politics; affiliation with Young Democrats; Jerry Voorhis; Democratic Party conventions and campaigns; Chet Holifield; formation of California Democratic Council; chairmanship of Democratic State Central Committee, 1954-56. With this as v.2 (portfolio): photocopies of additional material...

Call (David) Linocut Prints Pertaining to the Deaf, Disability Rights and Sign Language

Original fine art linocut prints pertaining to the history and social status of the deaf, their struggle for civil rights, and persons and places associated with the development of sign language.

Call family papers, 1880-1913.

Contains 11 v., most from the Call family in Fort Ross. Includes a composition book and account books kept by Carlos A. Call, account and receipt books kept by G.W. Call, an account book of William C. Morgan and 2...

Callaghan (Catherine A.) papers

The Catherine A. Callaghan papers document her scholarship on indigenous languages in California. The bulk of the collection consists of dictionaries, grammars, vocabularies, field notes, research files and writings, and teaching materials related to the following Native American languages and...

[Calle Principal, Monterey, Calif.] [graphic]

View includes the Larkin House, William T. Sherman headquarters, Señorita Rosanna Leese's boarding house, and House of the Four Winds (first Hall of Records, and home of the first Monterey recorder, W.C. Johnson).

Calling cards of members of the Native Sons of the Golden West [graphic]

Cards each bear a member's name and a color print of the logo of a chapter of the NSGW. Parlors represented are Dixon, Gridley, Oakland, Monterey, and the Sotoyome Kitchen of Healdsburg, Calif. Two cards are those of F.M. Hilby,...

Calvin group reunion photograph album [graphic].

Scrapbook album commemorating a reunion of Calvin Group alumni on February 3, 1989 in San Francsico, California. Album contains photographs which were exhibited at reunion, accompanied by transcripts of presentations and other dialogue; correspondence and other records documenting the organization...

Calvin Henry Maish papers : DS, 1884-1887.

Beneficiary certificate from Ancient Order of United Workmen, Nevada, 1884; Canadian patent for lamp burner, 1887.

Calvin Heywood letters : to Levi Heywood and Company : ALS, 1853-1854.

Concerning his furniture business in San Francisco, importing merchandise from Boston, with information on prices, rental of office space, other businesses, arrival of ships, commercial climate.

The Calvin Lab : oral history transcript : bio-organic chemistry group at the University of California, Berkeley, 1945-1963 / 2000.

Graduate students, postdocs, staff and observers of the Melvin Calvin bio-organic chemistry group at UC Berkeley from 1945-1963 are interviewed on the methods, management, community and culture of the Calvin lab; the Donner Laboratory-based group's work on organic reaction mechanisms...

Calvin, Melvin papers

Contains correspondence, manuscripts, grant proposals, travel files, and course materials relating to Professor Calvin's teaching and research at the University of California, Berkeley and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Also includes materials regarding Calvin's service on U.S. government advisory boards...

Calvin Townsend papers, 1924-1959.

Papers relating to his family inheritance and his association with Aircraft Accessories Corporation and his partnership in Jennings Radio Manufacturing Corporation. Includes extensive family correspondence, as well as papers regarding leasing of mineral rights to lands contained in estate of...

The Cameron claims : and biographical material : ms., [ca. 1956]

Statement sent to Paul H. Roberts. Comments on position as supervisor of U.S. Forest Service office in Safford, Arizona; his examination of Ralph Henry Cameron's mining claims in Grand Canyon. Typed transcript included.

Cameron, Donaldina MacKenzie [Photographs from the Donaldina Cameron papers].

Includes studio portraits and snapshots of multiple generations of the family of Donaldina Cameron, with an emphasis on her Scottish antecedents. Albums contain mounted 19th century portrait photographs. Folders contain snapshots and portraits. One snapshot with caption "Alley beside 920"...

Camhi (Morrie) Photograph Archive

Collection includes negatives and selected prints from Camhi’s major series of portraiture: Farmworkers, Petaluma, Espejo: Reflections of the Mexican-American, Jews of Greece, AD-Vantage, Roadside Attraction and The Prison Experience. Also includes negatives pertaining to other projects and subjects, as well...

Camille Charles Rossi papers, 1931-1986.

Photocopies of letters addressed to Milicent Trent by W. R. Hearst, Jr., Bjarne C. Dahl and others concerning her father, Camille Charles Rossi, an engineer and architect who worked as superintendent of construction uder Julia Morgan for the Hearst Castle...

Camp and wilderness views in California [graphic]

Unidentified camp scenes, and views of Black Butte, Mount San Antonio, and Fordyce Lake.

Camp (Charles L.) Collection of Stereographs, ca. 1867-ca. 1895

This collection of stereographs compiled by Charles L. Camp consists of 181 photographic prints from circa 1867 to circa 1895. The photographers include Eadweard Muybridge, Carleton E. Watkins, M. M. Hazeltine, Walker & Fagersteen, William Henry Jackson, J. J. Reilly,...

Camp, Charles Lewis Photographs from the Charles Lewis Camp papers [graphic]

Many photographs of the Alaska Gold Rush are included in this collection, most from Juneau and Dyea. These include Alaskan harbor scenes; climbers on the Chilkoot summit; a large tent camp in snow with pack animals and climbers visible (at...

Camp Jened newspaper archive collection

Camp Jened, at the foot of Hunter Mountain in the Catskills of New York, was a camp started in 1952 for children and adults with disabilities. The camp eventually relocated to Rock Hill, New York and closed in 2006.

Camp Jened newspaper archive collection, circa 1966-1968.

Collection of typewritten, mimeographed newsletters produced by campers. Also includes a few programs for camp performances, a color copy of a brochure for the Camp (circa 1954), and a letterhead for the camp listing its Executive Board. Denise Sherer Jacobson,...

Camp Pendleton 14 Defense Committee ephemera collection, 1976-1977.

Contains eight flyers and one petition page with signatures, related to the work of a committee formed to protest the arrest of 14 black marines who had been charged for beating up 4 whites and 2 Chicanos at Camp Pendleton,...

[Camp San Luis Obispo, U.S. Army World War II photograph album].

Photograph album of snapshots depicting everyday life of U.S. Army soldiers of the 160th Infantry Regiment, part of the 40th Divistion stationed at Camp San Luis Obispo during the early years of World War II. Images depict military and leisure...

Camp Whitaker album.

Family camping in a wooded area. Leisure activities pictured.

Campaign Cards for the California State Election of 1894

Printed cards identifying candidates for political office, generally including a halftone portrait of the candidate....

Campaign maps of military operations in northern Mexico, 1846.

1. Map showing the movements of the U.S. Army ... from Camargo to Monterey, Saltillo, ... an exact copy of the chart of General Arista taken at the battle of Resaca de la Palma, May 9, 1846. By Charles R....

Campaign memorabilia and political cartoons relating to Roger Kent and Richard Nixon [graphic]

Political cartoons relate to Richard Nixon, Happy New Year's collage relates to the political career of Roger Kent (includes photographs and greeting cards)

Campbell and Shepherd collection of Mexican public works projects, 1911-1928.

This collection documents the construction of hydroelectric and other public works projects, particularly the North-East Mexico Hydroelectric Project, and port improvements in Tampico, Veracruz, Frontera, and Mazatlan.

Campbell family correspondence, 1850-1852.

Mainly letters from David L. and James Campbell to their family in Illinois, written on the journey to California, and from San Jose and San Francisco, commenting on their farm and crops and economic conditions in California.

Campbell family papers, 1852-1879.

Primarily correspondence, includes a business agreement between Ronald and Neil Campbell.

Campfire orations : Salem, Oregon, 1878.

Recorded for H.H. Bancroft at a meeting of the Oregon Pioneer Association; remarks by W.C. Myer, Joseph Watt, John Minto and his wife, William Shaw, George W. Jackson, Col. White, J.W. Nesmith, William J. Herren, and James Morris.

Campus views of the University of California at Berkeley [graphic]

Photographs show the University buildings and grounds, including the old and new conservatories, the observatory, and others.

Canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League records : San Francisco, Calif., 1939-1943.

Contains mostly correspondence sent to the adjutant generals of the San Francisco chapter (Post No. 25) of the Canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League from various other dignitaries and civic, government, military, and service organizations dedicated to supporting...

Canadian Miscellany.

Papers, scrip, letters, documents, and promissary note concerning the 1830's Canadian Rebellion, finance, railroads, consular official of the United States, education, politics and government, Indians, and marriage.

Canadian war posters from the First and Second World Wars

Includes approximately 75 posters from the World War I era, and approximately 260 from World War II.

Cantwell, Ruth. Papers relating to land in Marin County, 1890-1956.

Notes, clippings and miscellaneous material re Sausalito, Inverness and Point Reyes. Also included are papers of Alexander H. Baily, 1890-1899, concerning his property in Inverness.

Cany (Charles) Mining Company records, 1861-1865.

Includes articles of incorporation, by-laws, minutes, 1861; accounts, 1861-1865, for mine in Devil's Gate District, Carson County, Nevada.

Capitolo de' Frati : ms., 1784.

Includes 2 pages of bibliographic annotations.

Capra (Fritjof) Papers

The Fritjof Capra Papers include documentation of Capra's professional work as a physicist, educator, author, activist and founder of Berkeley-based environmental organizations The Elmwood Institute and The Center for Ecoliteracy. The collection includes limited personal documentation, consisting primarily of photographs...

Captain Edgar Wakeman collection of Mexican and Southwestern photographs [graphic] /

Includes views of the steamer John L. Stephens, scenes in Mazatlan, Guaymas, Cape San Lucas, Arizona, and at the Colorado Mines, believed to be the Cerro Colorado mines of Arizona's Arivaca mining district. Several views include groups of Papago Indians,...

Captain Jack Robertson collection of photographs and other items [graphic].

Includes studio portraits of Robertson, as well as snapshot photographs documenting Robertson and other survivors of the 1913 shipwreck of the State of California; the eruption of Mt. Lassen; the making of Alaskan Adventures and possibly other films; a 1928...

Captain Joseph Limeburner ship logs, 1853-1860.

Log book of the ship "Samuel Russell" with dated entries for six runs between New York, San Francisco, and Whampoa, China from April 15, 1851 to July 21, 1853. Entries include weather observations, latitude and longitude, course, and sail settings....

Cardinell-Vincent Co. Panama-Pacific International Exposition Views on Glass Transparencies

Professional views of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, possibly displayed in the Cardinell-Vincent Co. store.

Cardinell-Vincent Co. photographs of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition and other San Francisco subjects

Views of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition; other subjects include commercial automobiles owned by various San Francisco businesses; buildings and construction scenes; advertising images for Gilbert Toys products; and a few street scenes and travel views.

Cardinell-Vincent Company and Panama-Pacific International Exposition photographs

The Edward A. Rogers collection is the largest known vestige of the archive of the Cardinell-Vincent Company, the official photographers of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition of 1915. It comprises approximately 6,700 photographic prints housed in albums, 2,166 glass negatives, 124...

Cardozo, Benjamin N. (Benjamin Nathan) Letters to Doris Webster : mss., 1932-1938.

Written mainly from Washington, D.C. while serving as Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court.

A career in consumer economics and social insurance : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-1971.

Study of economics at University of California, Berkeley (class of 1917), London School of Economics, Radcliffe and Harvard; comments on teachers of economics; teaching career at University of California, 1928-1961; research work for the Heller Committee; interest in consumer economics...

A career in international banking with Bank of America, 1936-1970, and the United Nations Development Program, 1971-1975 : oral history transcript / 1994.

Peterson discusses his emigration from Sweden and childhood in Hilmar Colony, Turlock; college years; first trip to Sweden; his career with the Commercial Credit Company and the Bank of Hawaii; years with Transamerica, and the Bank of America, culminating with...

A career in medicine and higher education administration : University of Wisconsin, 1967-1971; Tuskegee Institute, 1971-1979; University of California, 1979-1999 /

Childhood family background and education; University of Cincinnati medical school, internship, and residency at Marquette University and University of Wisconsin; Tuskegee Institute, 1971-1979; University of California, 1979-1999.

A career in mining chemicals : oral history transcript / 2003.

Discusses life and career at Dow Chemical and his development of Z200, a chemical reagent used by mining companies in the flotation process to separate copper minerals from waste minerals.

A career in politics and the attorney general's office : oral history transcript / 1978.

Included in: Goodwin Knight-Edmond G. Brown, Sr. Era Oral History Project.

A career in public libraries and at UC Berkeley's School of Librarianship, 1937-1975 : oral history transcript / 2000.

Early life in Germany; emigration, 1930, and education at Lowell High School, San Francisco, and UC Berkeley; School of Librarianship, 1936-1937: founder, Sydney B. Mitchell and early faculty, Edith M. Coulter and Della J. Sisler, students, coursework; positions at Sacramento,...

A career in public service with Earl Warren : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-1973.

Recollections of years as secretary to Earl Warren, 1935-1953, spanning his career as Alameda County district attorney, California attorney general, and governor of California; her role as liaison to the Youth Authority, Department of Public Health, Department of Mental Hygiene,...

A career in the wine industry in New York and California : oral history transcript / and related material, 1970-1976.

Experiences working with Italian Swiss Colony and the California Grape Products Company; effects of prohibition; comments on Joseph Di Giorgio, the Gianninis and other Italians. Bound with this: Selling California Wines in New Orleans. Photocopy of typed transcript of tape-recorded...

Careers in mining geology and management, university governance and teaching : transcript, 1970-1971.

Interviews conducted in 1970-1971 by Harriet Nathan for the Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library. Introduction by Charles Meyer. Photographs inserted. Comments on Phoebe Apperson Hearst and George Hearst and Mrs. Hearst's estate at Pleasanton, Calif.; boyhood in Berkeley; study...

Carey McWilliams miscellaneous correspondence, 1969-1977.

Two notes from McWilliams to a Mrs. Franklin; 2 letters and 2 postcards from McWilliams to UC Berkeley history professor Walton Bean; and copy of reply from Bean to McWilliams. Correspondence consists mostly of acknowledgments for various favors.

Caricatures of delegates to the Mexican Congress of 1917 [graphic]

Sketches and caricatures of delegates to the Mexican constitutional congress of 1917, most identified by name and by the region they represented.

Caricatures of Japanese persons [graphic]

Title supplied by cataloger.

Carl Copping Plehn papers, approximately 1888-1939.

Contains writings, speeches, lecture notes, course outlines, reprints of articles, pamphlets, clippings and a few letters relating mainly to Carl Copping Plehn's career as professor of finance and statistics at the University of California, Berkeley. Also includes two letterpress copybooks...

A. Carl Helmholz papers, circa 1945-1981.

Primarily correspondence, University files, and materials related to his revision of The Berkeley Physics Course, Vol. 1: Mechanics, in 1973, including much correspondence with his publisher McGraw -Hill.

Carl Hoffman papers, 1929-1933.

Includes letters to Hoffman while editor, Oakland Post Inquirer; and clippings and other materials relating to the Mooney case.

Carl I. Wheat letters received, 1926-1931.

Chiefly letters from John Henry Nash.

Carl I. Wheat notes and maps, approximately 1956-1959.

Includes manuscripts, notes, correspondence, and research materials for Wheat's book Mapping the transmississippi West, volumes 2 and 3. Some notes include annotated maps.

Carl I. Wheat papers, 1917-1964 (bulk 1935-1955).

Materials concerning the publication of Wheat's books (primarily on California history); his association with the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs; his interests in fine printing, books and antiques. A few papers concerning his law firm included. Contains correspondence, notes, manuscripts for...

Carl J. Rhodin papers, 1931.

Mainly correspondence concerning meetings of Commonwealth Club of California on proposed metropolitan rapid transit for San Francisco Bay Area, with related reports and memoranda.

Carl Landauer family photograph albums, Kenneth Lewis Cuthbert photographs of zoo animals, and carte-de-visite portraits of 19th century African Americans in California [graphic].

Collection of photographic material comprising 3 apparently unrelated groups: 3 family photograph albums depicting the descendants of Carl Landauer, Professor of Economics at U.C. Berkeley; a collection of 19th century portraits -- primarily in the carte-de-visite format -- of African-Americans...

Carl Ortwin Sauer papers, 1909-1975.

Contains manuscripts, drafts, and professional correspondence concerning Carl Ortwin Sauer's writings, interest and activities in the study of geography. Also contains his personal correspondence.

Carl Parcher Russell papers, 1940-1966.

Correspondence, copies of lectures and articles by Russell relating to his career with the U.S. National Park Service. Also included: minutes of staff meetings for the National Park Service's Western Region, Dec. 1965-Dec. 1966.

Carl Parcher Russell papers, [ca. 1929-1965]

A few letters addressed to him, many as National Park Service official; his Ms., One Hundred Years in Yosemite (1929); notes for, drafts of, and typed copies of his speeches and articles on national parks (particularly Yosemite), the Service's interpretive...

Carl Pope Sierra Club papers, 1973-1988.

Papers relating to Carl Pope's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Carl R. Albertus papers, 1889-1928.

Letters of recommendations, patent agreements, papers relating to inventions by the danish-born engineer and his work in early electrical manufacturing, particularly with the Magnovox Company.

Carl Sandburg letters and papers, circa 1921-1951.

Primarily letters addressed to Dorothea and Leon Gelber.

Carl W. Schedler papers, 1929-1934.

Correspondence and papers regarding the budget of the Contra Costa County Committee of the California Taxpayers Association; constitution, by-laws and bulletins of the Industrial Association of Contra Costa County.

Carl William Calbreath papers, 1891-1963.

Relating to his positions as deputy clerk and clerk, U.S. District Court, Northern California, 1912-1960; his research in California land grant cases; and his leadership in the Federal Court Clerks' Association, 1957-1963. Included are letters addressed to him and copies...

Carleton E. Plouff papers, approximately 1950s.

The papers consist of an unpublished, undated manuscript, entitled "The Loochoo Islands" (i.e. Ryukyu Islands).

Carleton E. Watkins papers, approximately 1864-1890.

Includes a notebook recording pictures taken and some financial transactions, 1864; two letters written to him by his children, Nov. 11, 1890; telegram to his wife (Nov. 11, 1890); trade card, etc.

Carleton Emmons Watkins letters, 1880-1890.

Mainly to his wife, describing his experiences while photographing in Arizona, Oregon and Montana.

Carlo Fouchee papers, circa 1970-1980.

Contains biographical information, typescript and manuscript dance performance scripts, notes, programs, costume sketch, etc. concerning African American choregrapher Carlo Fouchee and his dance activities.

Carlos Francisco de Croix Croix papers, 1768-1769.

Mainly correspondence with Joseph de Trigo concerning transfer of church ornaments of banished Jesuits to new missions in California.

Carlos Francisco de Croix Croix papers, 1769-1771.

Include communication from Domingo Antonio López to Croix, re reporting on the investigation of the alleged theft of a letter containing money and documents by mailman Antonio Govino, with annotations by Croix and the assessor clearing Govino of the charge;...

Carlson family papers, 1860-1919.

Include ledger, 1860-1882, for hotel, Big River House, kept by John E. Carlson at Mendocino, Calif.; souvenir album kept by Katie M. Carlson; and obituaries for various members of the family.

Carlton Lowenberg personal photograph album [graphic]

Views of: Muir Woods -- Yosemite -- Paradise Cove -- Dillon Beach -- Alum Rock -- Almanor -- Holy City.

Carmelo Zito papers, 1920-1997 (bulk 1920-1976).

Contains mostly correspondence of Carmelo Zito, in English and Italian, with some related materials such as Italian language newspapers, clippings, and a few snapshots. One letter of note is on Prisoner of War letterhead stationery from Antonio DeLeoni being held...

Carney (William) Papers

The William Carney Papers, 1942-1987, consists of writings, correspondence, journals, engagement books, photographs, and slides. Drafts of various written works, both published and unpublished, make up the bulk of the collection. Correspondence is both incoming and outgoing, and correspondents consist...

Carol Aldrich collection of Isaacs, Levey, and Newmark family papers, 1829-1995 (bulk 1829-1901).

The collection contains materials about members of the Isaacs, Newmark, and Levey families, including photographs; correspondence; prayer books; and Freemason-related items, including aprons and membership certificates for the Royal Arch Masons.

Carol and Joyce Aronovici collection of Company of the Golden Hind theater ephemera, 1947-1972 (bulk 1951-1953).

Contains 14 printed playbills and numerous printed programs for various theatrical performances by the Company of the Golden Hind, a regional theater company based in Berkeley, California. Plays represented in the materials include, The comedy of errors, The knights of...

Carol Aronovici letters, 1934-1950.

Include letters from Aug. Bruggeman de Byleved, Pierre Lavedan and Lewis Mumford, re city planning.

Carol Baldwin photographs of Hollister Ranch [graphic].

Photographs depict trees and other flora; barns, fences and other structures; coastal scenes; highways; and other subjects pertaining to the Hollister Ranch region of Santa Barbara county.

Carol Olwell photograph collection of San Francisco Victorian architecture.

Prints in series 1, 2, and 5 bear photographer's number, but no further identification. Data cards in series 3 and 4 bear photographer's number and often technical details about the photograph in addition to the address of building shown.

Carol Ruth Silver papers, 1959-1988.

The collection contains Silver's manuscript for "The Diary of a Freedom Rider," as well as related correspondence with her mother while in prison during the summer of 1961. In addition, the collection also contains brochures and materials from Silver's political...

Carol Sibley papers, 1922-1984 (bulk 1950-1980).

Materials relating to the integration of Berkeley schools, including reports, printed material, and correspondence the Board of Education received from the public on both sides of the issue. Drafts of Sibley's book, "Never a Dull Moment," as well as other...

Carol Walter Sinton interview : San Francisco : ms., 1983-1984.

Typed transcript of tape-recorded interviews conducted by Helene H. Oppenheimer for oral history term project, Vista College. Holograph emendations by Mrs. Sinton.

[Carole Doyle Peel pictorial archive].

Professional archive of Berkeley-based artist Carole Doyle Peel. Includes comprehensive photographic documentation of Peel's portrait art. Also includes some original drawings, sketchbooks, notebooks, personal photographs, professional papers. Also includes a file of postcards illustrated with fine art from various locations...

Caroline Anne Bowles Southey correspondence, 1837-1853.

Mainly letters from Mary Anna Watts Hughes. Information on her life, Southey, mutual literary friends, etc. Also included, sometimes as enclosures, letters from Mrs. Hughes' son, John, her granddaughter, Jean (Hughes) Senior, Charles W.W. Wynn and William John Brodrick.

Caroline M. and George Babb letters, 1891-1894.

Sixty-five letters, mostly written by Caroline to family and friends, describing travels with her husband, George, from Maine to Hawaii, via San Francisco, and their experiences while teaching there. The letters recount everyday life and activities along with the physical...

Caroline Schulz Service papers, 1919-1997.

Correspondence with family and friends, writings, and a small amount of personal papers. The bulk of letters are from Jack, her husband, including some early correspondence written while he was in China before their marriage. Also of interest is some...

Caroline Service letters to Lisa Green : TLS and ALS, 1950 Sept.-1995 April.

Consists of letters written almost weekly by Caroline Service to her friend and fellow wife of a Foreign Service Officer, Lisa (Lispenard) Green. The letters begin in Sept. 1950, during her stay in India while waiting for her husband, John...

Carolyn Anspacher papers, approximately 1876-1991 (bulk 1906-1979).

The collection contains a copy of an interview with Carolyn Anspacher detailing her family's history, Jewish life in the early part of the century, and her experiences in the production of "The Dybbuk." In addition, the collection also contains genealogical...

Carolyn Fraser Martin autograph album and other papers, 1875-1887, 1966.

Autograph album with signatures mainly from Vallejo, California, 1875-1887.

Carolyn Merchant papers, 1967-2012.

Includes course materials, including audio tapes of lectures by Caroloyn Merchant. Also included are articles written by Merchant and reviews of her publications as well as awards and a small amount of material documenting her early career.

Carolyn Nuban collection of California National Organization for Women files, 1983-1993.

Contains correspondence with Carolyn Nuban; NOW history, chronology, organization materials, including the 20th anniversary souvenir book (1986) and photographs; California NOW materials and photographs of their 1984 election activities, primarily information sheet, news articles, and campaign ephemera related to Vice...

Carpenter (Don) Papers

The Don Carpenter Papers, 1950-1993, consist of writings, and a small amount of correspondence and biographical materials. The bulk of the collection consists of writings, including drafts, short stories, novels and screenplays, both published and unpublished. The materials found in...

Carpenter, Don [Photographs and drawings from the Don Carpenter papers].

Headshot black and white portraits of Carpenter (chiefly by Dan Tooker), two conference group portraits of writers including Anne Lamott, color snapshots of family or friends, and 49 drawings or collages by Carpenter from an envelope marked "Cocaine Drawings, 1977"....

Carpenter family papers, 1852-1929.

Letters written by members of the Carpenter and Curtis families including William Carpenter and his wife Lucretia M. (Curtis) Carpenter (later Mrs. O.F. Redfield) and A.A. Curtis describing life in Yuba County, Calif. and Austin, Nev. and lumbering in Humboldt...

Carpenter family. Photographs from the Carpenter family papers [graphic]

Collection includes photographs of Scotia, Calif., Mt. Baker, and Pacific Lumber Company buildings. Also includes some unidentified portraits.

Carpenter, Fred W. Correspondence with William Howard Taft, 1910.

Includes Carpenter's letter, May 26, 1910, tendering his resignation as Taft's secretary, and two letters from Taft (May 26 and Oct. 10, 1910) re the resignation and Taft's attitude regarding Theodore Roosevelt, the 1912 election and New York politics.

Carpenter (Gideon J.) Papers

Mainly relating to mining property in El Dorado Co., Calif.; some pertaining to his law practice. Papers of John S. Dunham (containing letters and accounts of A.K. Saxton, Volcanoville, El Dorado Co., 1856-1858) included.

Carpenters strikes scrapbooks : San Francisco, Calif., 1926-1929.

Contains clippings from San Francisco area newspapers concerning carpenters strikes, starting with the strike in 1926. Clippings also chronicle the violence associated with the strikes.

Carrie Nelson Hammond diaries and related papers, 1922-1997.

Consists mainly of diaries and letters written by Hammond while travelling in Europe (especially Spain) and Mexico with her husband, George. The diaries cover several trips over a period of 45 years and contain detailed entries of daily activities, as...

Carroll Borland Parten scrapbooks, 1929-1934.

Scrapbooks relating to dramatic arts compiled while a high school and university student.

Carroll T. Harris papers, 1949-1969.

Cartons 1-2, subject files A-Z chiefly concerning his activity as type founder in San Francisco; carton 3, Armed forces material, including correspondence; carton 4, financial papers. Oversize folder includes layout dummies, illustrations and ephemera.

Carson and Colorado Railroad Company Records

This fragmentary collection consists of correspondence, 1884-1901; station ledgers and accounts, 1886-1895; miscellaneous financial records, 1881-1896; register of waybills, 1896-1900; rate books, 1883-1884, 1892-1897; passenger statistics book, 1881-1884; and related materials.

Carson and Colorado Railroad time-roll records, 1897-1898.

Two sets of time-roll sheets for employees of the Carson and Colorado Railway Co., operating between Keeler, Calif. and Mound House, Nev. The first consists of a monthly sheet per station, which lists employees by name, occupation, number of days...

Carson D. Jeffries papers, approximately 1961-1994 (bulk 1980-1989)

Research and subject files, lecture notes and other course materials, correspondence, and writings primarily relating to his career as Professor of Physics at U.C. Berkeley.

Carson Hill Gold Mining Corporation records, 1933-1936.

Accounts payable vouchers (43) with related invoices of a gold mining company based in Melones, Calif. Each of the blue colored enclosures on company letterhead list the amount, date, and general business expense category. Enclosed in each are the related...

Carson (Kit) Papers

Correspondence, accounts and papers mainly as agent for the Ute Indians in New Mexico, 1854-1861. Some Thomas Oliver Boggs papers relating to Carson's estate included.

Carson Mansion (Eureka, Calif.) photographs [graphic].

Collection includes photographs and other material used by Professor Walter William Horn to research an article on the Carson Mansion of Eureka, Calif. Photographs depict various views of the mansion, a famous example of flamboyant Victorian architecture built by William...

Carta a Francisco Pangua : Mexico City : LS, 1781 Aug. 30.

Concerning transportation and funds for six religious destined for the Alta California missions of Purísima, Santa Barbara and San Buenaventura. Copy of Father Pangua's reply, Sept. 7, 1781, on p. 3.

Carta a José Ferrer : Ceracagui, Mexico : ALS, 1731 May 28.

Concerning the arrival of provisions for the Jesuit mission, with mention of colleague, Father Antonio Marini, and comment on poverty of the mission. Includes list of goods received (1 l.)

Carta a José Viñals : Santa Clara Mission, Calif. : ALS, [ca. 1799?]

Concerning mission accounts, otter skins, etc. Signed with his rubric.

[Carta Blanca illustrated wall calendar].

Wall calendar for 1956 published by beer producer Carta Blanca, illustrated with images honoring various arts and craft industries of Mexico, including silverwork, textiles, fireworks, pottery, blacksmithing, hammock making, blown glass, sombrero making, woodworking, basket weaving, caning, etc. Illustration for...

Carta de nobleza a favor de Don José Cano Pulgarín y Peroso : Buen Retiro, Spain : DS, [1753 Feb. 20]

Patent of nobility for José Cano Pulgarín y Peroso of Azuaga, Spain, with certification by Francisco Zazo y Rosillo, chronicler of the king, Feb. 19, 1753. (27 p.)

Carta que sobre las observaciones critico-apologeticas ... escribia à un Amigo D. Antonio de Leon y Gama : Mexico, 1783-1822.

Miscellany of six main items, i.e., León y Gama's reply to an anonymous friend regarding his treatise on medical experiments involving lizards, Mexico, October, 1783; tables and formulas relating to taxation on silver mining and minting; formulas for the reduction...

Carta[s] annua[s] de la Prou[inci]a de la Comp[añí]a de Iesus de Nueua Esp[añ]a ... : Mexico City : ms.S, 1615 May 1-1616 May 1.

Annual reports prepared by the Jesuit Provincial of Mexico and Visiting Inspector for Peru, these describe conditions, events, and personnel in the various Jesuit divisions of New Spain. Signature of Cabredo at end of volume I only. Portions of the...

Cartas escritas por el Rey de España al Papa con motibo del total exterminio de los Jesuitas de sus Reynos ... , 1764-1767.

A collection of five items, copies or translations, to the suppression of the Jesuits, including letters of Charles III of March 31 and May 2, 1767, one of Pope Clement XIII, April 16, 1767, a Consulta of the king's council,...

Carte de visite views of San Francisco and Oakland [graphic].

Photos show the St. Francis church on Vallejo St., a building damaged in the 1868 earthquake, and a view identified as the "earliest known photo" of Oakland High School, with students in the foreground.

Carter (Jesse W.) Papers

Correspondence with family, other lawyers, judges, political figures, etc.; legal files; office memoranda and financial statements. They relate to his law practice in Shasta County, particularly cases involving water rights; prohibition enforcement activities while district attorney; Democratic politics (including the...

Carter (William Alexander) Papers

The William Alexander Carter papers, 1837-1975 (bulk 1860-1869) contains Carter's business and personal papers as a sutler at Fort Bridger, Utah Territory. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence, mainly to Carter, along with legal papers, financial records, and...

Carter-Camp-Myers family papers, [ca. 1879-1924]

Included are letters to Roberta Camp Myers from William H. Bisbee (some referring to his activities during the Spanish American War) and from Edward F. Corson re General Bisbee; letters from G.D. Dishon to William H. Camp re Spanish American...

Cartes de visite portraits of John C. Fremont [graphic].

Includes portraits of John C. Fremont in military uniform, and one photograph of a drawing depicting Fremont on a rocking horse titled: Crossing the Rocky Mountains.

Cartilla y Doctrina Christiana, breve y compendiosa, para enseñar los ninos; y ciertas preguntas tocantes a la dicha doctrina, por manera de Dialogo ... , 1580.

Texts for religious instruction, including material in dialogue form, compiled and translated into the language of the Choco Indians by the Dominican Roldán. Copy made by Alphonse Pinart.

Cartoons from the Jimmy Hatlo papers [graphic]

Contains sketches and proofs of syndicated newspaper cartoons, including They'll Do It Every Time, Little Iodine, and political cartoons. Also present are drawings apparently presented to Hatlo by others, including strips from the series: Beetle Bailey, Krazy Kat, Popeye, Prince...

Cartoons [graphic]

One drawing is a comic strip about a dream machine. The other bears the following text "Barbarian killer funnies #1[copyright] 1974 by T. Bird. No reprint... This mess is published by Bud Plant...San Jose"

Cartulaire : France : ms., 18th cent.

Binder's title. Manuscript copies of charters and other documents (1153-1787) in Latin with French translations, pertaining to the town of Compiègne and to nearby convents and monasteries. At the end is a list of trips made to Compiègne by Louis...

Carvajal, Francisco S. Correspondence between José Y. Limantour and Jorge Vera Estañol, 1911 April 27-May 22.

Typed transcripts of an exchange of telegrams between Mexican officials, Limantour and Jorge Vera Estañol, concerning Carvajal's secret mission to the U.S. to negotiate a treaty between Francisco I. Madero and Porfirio Díaz, with information on revolutionary activities.

[Case & Draper portrait photographs of Alaska Natives].

Studio portrait photographs of Alaska Native women taken in the early 20th century. Groups represented include "Thlinget" (i.e. Tlingit), Taku and Eskimo. Subjects are depicted in traditional attire. Also includes an image of a woman and child weaving baskets; 3...

Case of A.A. Cohen vs. H.B. Tichenor : legal testimony taken by Riley & Whitton at the law offices of Haight & Taylor : ms., 1877.

Contains testimony concerning the civil case portraying early San Francisoc commercial and legal enterprise.

Casebolt family papers, 1854-1918.

Consists of pamphlets and newspaper clippings relating to street railways and cable cars of San Francisco; invoices, receipts, invitations, order forms for opium and miscellaneous family papers and diaries. One folder of materials relating to Panama-Pacific International Expo in San...

Cased photograph miscellany [graphic].

Unidentified portraits: woman and 2 girls; baby; bearded man; seated woman; young man and woman.

Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections

Approximately 440 cased photographs and related images from the collections of The Bancroft Library. Included are daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and tintypes dating from the 1840s through 1860s. Also present are some painted miniature portraits as well as other photographic processes such...

Cased Photographs from The Bancroft Library and the California State Library

Format, rather than subject content or provenance, is the basic criterion for inclusion in the present finding aid. While the core formats are cased photographs of the 1840s, 1850s and 1860s, related materials are also included. Daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes (or...

Caspar Lumber Company Records

Contains material related to the timber industry in Mendocino County, California. Included are deeds, mortgages, U. S. Patent Certificates, right of way agreements, land maps, audits, income tax returns, journals, registers, and other material related to Caspar Lumber and it's...

Caspar Lumber Company records, 1905-1956.

Contains material related to the timber industry in Mendocino County, California. Included are deeds, mortgages, U. S. Patent Certificates, right of way agreements, land maps, audits, income tax returns, journals, registers, and other material related to Caspar Lumber and it's...

Cassidy Family Papers

Include papers of artist Gerald Cassidy and his wife, writer Ina Sizer Cassidy. Letters written to them by friends, associates, professional organizations, etc.; copies of letters written by them; biographical materials; personalia; diaries, date books and journals kept by Mrs....

Cassidy (Ina S.) Collection - Indian Paintings

Paintings depict dancers, animals, geometric designs, pueblos, etc.

Castillo family genealogical documents : DS, 1667-1668.

Certified copies of records (1464-1668) of the Castillo family in Granada, Málaga, Baeza, and other cities of Andalusia, Spain. Certified by Jerónimo García Coronel and Miguel Moreno. With an illustrated title page showing the coat of arms granted to the...

Castle Crags, Dunsmuir, California, and Mossbrae Falls [graphic]

Taken by Earl A. McGarry, a photographer from Shenandoah Junction, West Virginia.

Castle family papers, 1854-1877.

Letters, 1854-1860, written by Frances A. (Ferry) Castle from Amador County, one on a lettersheet commemorating the assassination of James King of William; Amador County property tax receipt for 1862; stock certificate and assessments on stock of the Amador Lafayette...

Castles in California, 1849-1952.

Compilation of copies of material relating to the Castle family in California. Includes Edmund Green's account of his overland journey, 1849, from Michigan to Sacramento, describing his experiences with Indians and gold mining (cf. BANC Mss 69/67 c); letters by...

Castrejón (Sara) Photographs of Mexican Revolutionaries

Includes individual and group portraits of Mexican revolutionaries posing with rifles, bandoliers, sombreros, etc., some standing, others on horseback.

Castro family papers, [ca. 1846-1910].

Primarily contain deeds and material relating to litigation over lands in Contra Costa County, especially San Pablo Rancho and El Sobrante. Also included are correspondence, accounts, claims, petitions, abstracts of title, agreements, wills, certificates of death and marriage, and newspaper...

Castro family photographs [graphic]

Cartes de visite album of Castro and Bernal family and friends. Also two envelopes of loose cartes de visite and portraits: most identified.

Castro (Manuel de Jesús) Papers

Papers concerning family and business matters, especially transactions involving cattle and land. Also included: papers re his military command in Baja California, and the estate of his father, Jose Simeon Juan Nepomuceno Castro.

Castro-León family papers, [ca. 1574-1835]

Papers relating to Puebla, Mexico.

Caswell Coffee Company store photos [graphic]

Photographs show interior views of the Caswell Coffee Company store at 412 Sacramento Street (San Francisco?). Views show customers and staff.

Catalina Island trip 1899.

Possibly compiled by Daniel M. Burns.

Catalina Island Views, California, ca. 1900-1909

This album contains 29 black and white photographs likely taken in the first decade of the 20th century by the photographers Schattman, Swenson and other unidentified photographers. One photograph is dated 1900. The views are of Santa Catalina Island located...

Catalogue of W.D.M. Howard papers, [ca. 1828-1860]

Listing of papers now in the California Historical Society Library.

Catalogus auctorum qui de thea scripserunt / [ca.1823-24?].

Apparently the original manuscript for Bergsma's pioneering bibliography on tea, published in Utrecht in 1825. The manuscript is unsigned. Recto of each leaf is a first draft, usually with extensive corrections. Contains approximately 300 bibliographic entries in order by date...

[Catalonian documents : first collection, Catalonia], 1031-1499.

Legal instruments, recording commissions, donations, sales, exchanges, payments, receipts, and the like. Contains a wealth of information about ordinary people, their names, transactions, and property.

[Catalonian documents : second collection, Catalonia], 1140-1555.

Legal instruments, recording wills, marriages, donations, sales, exchanges, payments, receipts, and the like. Contains a wealth of information about ordinary people, their names, transactions, and property.

Catalyst and teacher; San Francisco Jewish and community leader, 1934-1978 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1979.

Comments on growing up in San Francisco; contributions to Jewish community as religious school educator; volunteer leader, organizer and fund raiser; working for Jewish Welfare Federation; affiliation with Temple Emanu-El; association with Sierra Club and chairmanship of its History Committee;...

Catechism for teaching the Christian doctrine to the Indians, Zacapulas (?), Guatemala : ms., [17--]

A Quiché-Spanish catechism prepared for the instruction of the Indians in Zacapulas and vicinity; with preliminary and closing statements in Spanish on the importance of bilingual ability for such instruction.

[Cathy Cade photograph albums].

Personal snapshot photograph albums documenting various events and activities pertaining to Cade's life in Berkeley and beyond. Subjects include activities associated with the 2011 exhibit Lesbians seeing lesbians, held at the Leslie/Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York,...

[Cathy Cade photograph archive].

Archive of photographic negatives, work prints, project files, exhibition prints, and personal papers of San Francisco Bay Area photographer Cathy Cade. Cade's work documents lesbian and gay life, particularly in Oakland, Berkeley, and San Francisco, chiefly in the 1970s, 1980s,...

Cathy Cade photographs.

Photographs chiefly documenting social and political activity of women and lesbians in the San Francisco Bay Area, including such subjects as the Gay Pride Parade (Gay and Lesbian Freedom Day) in San Francisco; various demonstrations pertaining to gay rights, women's...

Catlin (Amos P.) Correspondence

Family, business and political correspondence, including transcripts of 10 additional letters received by A.P. Catlin.

Caulfield, Carlota. Correspondence files for El Gato Tuerto, 1984-1988.

Letters from Latin American writers and poets directed to Carlotta Caulfield as editor of El Gato Tuerto.

Cave Johnson Couts diary, 1846 Sept. 1-1849 Nov. 22?

Includes march from Mexico to California (1848) as Lieutenant, 1st U.S. Dragoons, under the command of Major L.P. Graham, and an expedition from San Diego to the Colorado River (1849) Two sketch maps pasted in.

Cavite Arsenal records, 1815-1839.

Miscellaneous papers relating to the budget and pay record of the arsenal, and to various naval service records.

Caymus Vineyards : a father-son team producing distinctive wines : oral history transcript / 1994.

Father and son discuss their background, working family land in the Napa Valley; purchase of Liberty School property, 1943; Caymus Vineyards, from the point of view of two generations of management: building a winery, equipment, cooperage, marketing and distribution, grape...

C.B. Blake letters to his wife : Ironton, Col., 1884-1885.

Letters concern his experiences mining in the area.

C.B. Hutchison papers, circa 1955-1963.

Correspondence, invitations, programs, news clippings and other materials documenting Hutchison's tenure as mayor of Berkeley, California.

C.B. Hutchison photograph collection.

Photographs relating to Hutchison's tenure as mayor of Berkeley, California. Includes publicity photos of community events, ground breakings, etc. Some accompanied by text.

C.C. Baker research materials on Rancho Jurupa and the Robidoux family, circa 1915-1961.

Contains research notebooks, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photocopies of plats (1869 and 1878), and genealogical information concerning the history of the Rancho Jurupa and Robidoux family in California. Also contains a small number of unrelated published articles by Baker.

C.C. Julian's gasoline stations in the Los Angeles area [graphic].

Views of various gasoline stations that were part of C.C. Julian's Julian Petroleum Company chain. Locations are identified on the verso of each photograph. One enlarged copy photograph depicts a long line of Julian tanker trucks.

Códice Franciscano, 1523-1810.

A collection of documents, copies and originals, from Mexico and Spain, relating to the mendicant orders in New Spain and primarily to the Franciscan Provincia del Santo Evangelio in the 16th century. Somewhat arbitrarily divided into 24 items, most of...

Cecil B. Giffin diaries : transcripts, 1914-1918.

Record of experiences of an Australian soldier in Egypt and France during the first World War.

Cecil Mosbacher papers, 1930-1970.

Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of the Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1978.030--POR).

Cedulario y papeles varios : mss., 1675-1819.

Manuscript copies of Spanish royal decrees, Mexican vice-regal orders, papal briefs, reports, official correspondence, etc., with one original letter (Viceroy Iturrigaray to the Intendant of Guadalajara, June 30, 1803). Materials concern regulations on various matters, such as: marriages, property transactions,...

Celebrating Saroyan [videorecording]

Recordings of annual celebrations held at the San Francisco Public Library and co-sponsored by the William Saroyan Literary Foundation International and the Library.

Celestin Hyacinthe Adnet letters : to his family in France, 1831-1897 (bulk 1852-1897)

Contains 136 letters, dated 1852 to 1897, to Celestin Hyacinthe Adnet's mother and family in France. The first is written from Le Havre, the second aboard the Magellan, and the remainder from California gold field towns, including Happy Valley, San...

Celia Ragooland papers, 1923-31.

The collection consists of a scrapbook for various organizational activities (Young Judaeans and Junior Hadassah), containing magazine pictures, in addition to clippings about Palestine during the 1920s and programs for dramatic productions and festival celebrations. It also contains articles that...

Cementerio de Santa Paula : Mexico, Impr. del Aguila, [1841?]

Bound with Carlos Maria de Bustamante. Diario de lo especialmente occurido en Mexico, Septiembre de 1841 a Junio 1843, v. 1, no. 7.

Census of 1852 of the State of California.

Reel 1. Butte - El Dorado Counties; Reel 2. El Dorado - Placer Counties (Klamath filmed after Mariposa); Reel 3. Placer - San Francisco Counties; Reel 4. San Francisco - San Joaquin Counties; Reel 5. San Joaquin - Tulare Counties;...

Census population schedules for California. 1850-1880.

Census schedules for deaths, 1850-1880; productions of agriculture, 1850-1880; products of industry, 1850-1870; social statistics, 1850-1870; special schedules for manufacturers, 1879/1880; and schedules for defective, dependent and delinquent classes, 1880.

Centennial of the city of San Franicisco, 1835-1935, 1935.

A collection of copies of early maps and pictures of San Francisco, including the Richardson plan and De Haro survey; mounted typed Mss., notes and pamphlets re William A. Richardson and early history of San Francisco; mounted clippings re the...

Center for Accessible Technology records, 1985-1998.

Consists of a small amount of organizational records, including mission statements, annual reports, board meeting minutes, correspondence, funding proposals, press clippings, and publications and other printed materials from programs and events.

Center for Independent Living, Berkeley : deaf services and services for families with disabilities /

First impressions of Berkeley and the Center for Independent Living; Deaf Services Advisory Committee; integrating the deaf community into the Center for Independent Living; role of Dale Dahl in the deaf community and the Center for Independent Living; work with...

Center for Independent Living, creator. [Photographs from the Center for Independent Living records].

Prints: photographs documenting activities of and persons associated with the Center for Independent Living of Berkeley, Calif. Includes numerous photographs of CIL staff at work and attending various events including parties, demonstrations and fund-raising efforts. Also includes a small number...

Center for Independent Living records

Records of the Center for Independent Living, a Berkeley-based organization dedicated to supporting and advocating for issues related to independent living for the disabled community.

Central America Labor Defense Network records, circa 1980-1990.

Central America Labor Defense records, BANC MSS 93/95 m, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Central and Southern Pacific Railroad views [graphic]

Views of Central Pacific Railroad freight and passenger trains in Cape Horn [Placer County?] Calif.; a Southern Pacific Railroad snow plow and shed; construction of trestles and the Emigrant Gap Tunnel, etc. Some views are from the Colfax area.

Central Valley, Calif. farming photographs.

Views of various fields and orchards in unidentified farming locations of California's Central Valley. Some crops appear to be untrellised vines. Some views depict an unidentified man posing among crops.

Centro América : extractos sueltos de varios libros de la colleción de Muñoz tocantes a la historia de las provincias centroamericanos : ms., 1545-1555.

Excerpts from Volumes 66, 67, and 69 (new numbering) of the Muñoz Collection, Academia Real de la Historia, Madrid. These are transcripts and summaries of letters and documents addressed chiefly to Emperor Charles I of Spain or to the Council...

A century of winegrowing in Sonoma County, 1896-1996 : oral history transcript / 1996.

Louis Foppiano discusses farming in the Healdsburg area; early wineries; Prohibition and Depression eras; Sonoma County Grape Growers Association; Foppiano Vineyards. Includes reminiscences of Della Foppiano.

CEO at Genentech, 1990-1995 : oral history transcript / 2003.

Forms part of the Program in the History of the Biological Sciences and Biotechnology.

Cerro Gordo Mines Co. records : ms., 1915-1920.

v. 1: portfolio containing accounts, 1916-1920; correspondence; record of explosives issued, Nov. 1918; and employee forms. v. 2: check stubs, 1915-1916.

Certificates as attorney for the court for Lewis K. Underhill, 1919-1921.

Part of a collection of certificates, diplomas, and similar documents, primarily from California.

Certificates, diplomas, and awards, [ca. 1875-1897]

Contains printed or engraved forms filled in, from the Mechanics Institute of San Francisco, the Geographical Society of the Pacific, and the World's Columbian Commission; and a photographic reproduction of a certificate from San Francisco business groups to President Porfirio...

Certificates, diplomas, etc.

Each item catalogued individually. Search under title: Certificates, diplomas, etc.

Certificates for sale of property by sheriffs in Los Angeles, 1852-1855, 1881.

With signatures of sheriffs James R. Barton, David W. Alexander and William R. Rowland.

Certificates of title for property in San Jose, California, 1922-1924.

Certificates of title for property in San Jose, California, BANC MSS 67/119 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Certified copies of records of cattle brands and marks, 1852-1857.

For brands of Juana María Machado, Tomasa L. de Argüello and José de Garcia Colima. Drawings of the brands and marks included.

C.G. Celio & Sons miscellany, ca. 1913-1950.

Consists chiefly of ledgers concerning C.G. Celio & Sons', including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll, ca. 1913-1942. Volumes record names of customers and suppliers (mostly from El Dorado County, but also many from the San Francisco Bay Area), amount...

C.H. St. John Hornby letters : London, England, to Harold Peirce, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1904-1931.

Archive of correspondence from Hornby to Peirce, consisting of autograph letters, typescript letters, and a variety of receipts from the Ashendene Press. Much of the correspondence concerns copies of Ashendene Press books being purchased, or considered for purchase, by Peirce.

Chabot family papers, circa 1870-1975.

Consists of family documents and business documents. Family documents include genealogical information, the family Bible, marriage certificate, account books, and news clippings. Business documents for Vallejo Water Company, Contra Costa Water Company, and Chabot Water Company, include correspondence concerning Mare...

Chabot family portraits [graphic]

Studio portraits of Josephine, Mrs. Remi, Etta, Claire May, and other Chabot family members.

Chad L. Hoopes papers, 196-?

Includes his study, Mariano G. Vallejo's Petaluma Adobe, and guides to the following manuscript collections at Sutter's Fort: John Bidwell, James W. Marshall, John A. Sutter, James F. Reed, P.B. Reading and Joseph B. Chaffee.

Chairman, CEO, and president of Amgen, 1980-1988 : oral history transcript / 2004.

Forms part of the Program in the History of the Biological Sciences and Biotechnology.

Challenging the status quo, the twenty-seven year campaign for Southwest Junior College : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1978.

Comments on family background, growing up and education in Alabama; move to Los Angeles in 1944; integration problems; continuing interest in equal rights; campaign for Los Angeles Southwest Junior College, 1965-69; her campaign for election to Board of Trustees, Los...

Challis Gore notebook, 1951-1958.

Typed lists, with manuscript emendations, containing information related to the exhibition and sale of photographs in his "Salon Prints" collection.

Challis Gore photograph collection [graphic].

Many California views, including San Francisco, Yosemite, desert views, gold rush towns, Monterrey, etc. Also includes views of Alaska, the Pacific Northwest, the Soutwest (especially New Mexico), and various European lcations.

Chamberlain family letters : Calif. : ALS, 1850-1859.

Contains letters written by different members of the Chamberlain family to family back east. Topics include a voyage to Calif. from Boston aboard the ship Hannibal, gold mines, and life in Calif. including education and church.

Chamberlain (Owen) Papers

The Owen Chamberlain Papers, 1941-2006, consist of materials documenting Chamberlain's career as a Professor of Physics at the University of California, Berkeley and researcher at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. There is comparatively little material focused on Chamberlain's own scientific...

Chambers (Willie) Papers

Correspondence, miscellaneous papers and photographs, relating to his interest in ornithology. Included are some records of the Cooper Ornithological Club, 1961-1964.

Champion family correspondence.

Seven handwritten letters of the Reuben Champion family. Five letters are written by Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Champion to his sister, Mrs. Paoli Lathrop (née Elizabeth Brewster Champion). Two of the five are addressed from Sacramento, two from California mining towns,...

Chancellor, 1980-1990, Vice Chancellor, and professor of law, UC Berkeley, and secretary, the Smithsonian Institution, 1994-1999 : oral history transcript / 2004.

Childhood in Manhattan, Dartmouth College, A.B., Yale Law School, J.D. 1956; legislative assistant to Senator Irving Ives, 1950-1951; chief law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren, 1958-1959; Marine Corps and Reserve, 1953-1958; marriage to Therese Thau; UC...

Chancey Clark mining documents, 1911.

Contains correspondence, legal documents, and reports on Chancey Clark's mining operations in the Eureka Mining District in Yavapai County, Ariz.

Chao (Yuen Ren) papers

The Yuen Ren Chao papers document the life and career of the celebrated linguist, phonologist, theorist, poet, and teacher. The materials are varied in nature and range in origin from Chao’s early school years to the time of his death,...

[Chapel of the Chimes photographs].

Views of two different rooms in the Chapel of the Chimes columbarium. Annotations on both images refer to prices of various urn niches as depicted in the images.

Chapman (Charles E.) Papers: Additions

Correspondence; diaries concerning travel in Central America, Caribbean, life in Berkeley, automobile travel in the United States, air travel; scrapbook on athletic events; and book reviews.

Chapman family letters, 1852-1873.

Includes letter on way to California and documentation on mining and copper works and ranching, primarily in Plumas Co.

Chapman, Helen E. Photographs of gold miners' cabin sites at Selby Flat, Calif. [graphic].

Snapshots of a party of visitors to the cabin sites of California gold miners Alfred T. Jackson and "Campbell", at Selby Flat, Nevada County, Calif. (N.B.: the images depict no signs of cabins, but only the locations where they once...

Charcoal Sketches of Los Angeles, California

The Charcoal sketches of Los Angeles, which date from circa 1934 to circa 1947, are an extensive collection of 50 drawings made by John Wardman.

The charge of the garrison of Minorca accounts, circa 1763.

Contains the expenditures for British troops at Minorca.

Charles A. Gurley circular and business card, 1849.

Contains one printed circular, dated January 3, 1849, announcing Charles A. Gurley's intention of sailing to California on January 15, 1849 to establish a general shipping business. The date is overwritten in ink to read January 30. Also includes one...

Charles A. Hackney papers : Silver City, Idaho, 1878-1941.

The papers include a ledger volume, "Lists of Indebtedness to the Avalanche as made out early in the year 1878." His correspondence includes letters sent in 1941 to Irving Hart, Carl P. Steele, R.J. Goodwin, Carl Brown, D. Worth Clark,...

Charles A. Kofoid correspondence : additions, 1928-1938.

Some of the letters relate to Darwin's Origin of the Species. Include letters from Frederick Orpen Bower, Julian S. Huxley, Harry B. Torrey, and Casey Al. Wood.

Charles A. Kofoid correspondence, 1916.

Mainly letters to him, making arrangements for big game hunting in India, while he was on a scientific expedition. With these: copy of memorandum May 29, 1981, prepared by Ralph I. Smith, concerning the documents.

Charles Aikin papers : additions, 1942-1945.

Primarily regarding his work with the Office of Price Administration.

Charles Aikin papers, 1929-1967 (bulk 1942-1948)

Includes Office of Price Administration Files, Hoover Commission Files, reports, writings, correspondence, and subject files.

Charles Albion Tuttle papers, 1849-1888.

Correspondence (originals and transcripts) with his wife and miscellaneous papers; letters written on overland journey and arrival in California, 1849-1850; letters from Maria Tuttle to her husband and sister, 1849-1853; biographical material.

Charles Alvin DeTurk papers, 1950-1967.

Correspondence, copies of speeches, clippings, and papers relating to his work as Director of the California Division of Beaches and Parks; some re the Point Reyes hearings in 1960.

Charles and James Price letters : California, to Frank Spicer, West Amboy, N.Y. : ALS, 1876-1880.

Collection of letters written from Coulterville, Eureka, Chico, Arcade Mill, Camden and Briggs Station, California, describing their experiences and seasonal jobs including lumbering, ranching, and quartz mining. Letters describe crime, weather, locales and social conditions.

Charles Anderson Gauld papers, 1931-1966.

Contents: Letters and postcards (1932) written on trip to Mexico; diaries (1931-1934) kept while student at Stanford, during Mexican trip, and later while instructor at the Hill Military Academy, Portland, Ore.; correspondence and papers relating to the relief of Mexican...

Charles Augustus Keeler letters : to Estelle Carpenter, 1907-1929.

Commenting on his travels, publication of his poems, his readings and recitals, etc. With these: broadsides of some poems, programs for his readings and plays, clippings.

Charles Augustus Keeler papers : additions, ca. 1889-1979 (bulk 1911-1933)

Contains mostly undated typescripts for dramatic works, including plays: "Art or love", "Castles in Spain", "Dream fire", "In the shadows of the gallows tree", "Karma, a cycle of dream dances", "On with the dance", and "The second wife"; and radio...

Charles Augustus Sippi diary and related papers, 1893-1947 (bulk 1893-1897).

Typed transcript of a diary kept while bursar of the London, Ontario, insane asylum. Some comment on current affairs, but mainly concerns his work, family and church affairs, social activities, music, the theatre, and Irish Home Rule, and his association...

Charles B. Richmond reconstructed plans for the U.S. Frigate Savannah : Monterey, CA, 1969.

Charles B. Richmond reconstructed plans for the U.S. Frigate Savannah, BANC MSS 69/169 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Charles B. Turrill photographs of San Francisco, Yosemite Valley and other scenic California locations [graphic].

Commercial views of San Francisco, Yosemite Valley, various counties, and numerous other natural and urban landmarks throughout the state of California. Scenic beauty and agriculture are emphasized, as are significant urban buildings and hotels. Caption text emphasizes the tourist appeal...

Charles Barton Hill papers, 1881-1910.

A few manuscripts, articles and notes, and newspaper clippings concerning astronomy and the Lick Observatory. Obituary clippings included. Also, an obituary notice for Charles Barton Hill, III. A few clippings concerning Barton Hill and the theater.

Charles Benjamin Farwell dictations and biographical material, 1890.

Business career in Chicago from 1844; terms in Congress; election to the Senate, 1887; views as a Republican on capital and labor, protectionism, and the South; philanthropies; aspects of his character; Farwell genealogy; with newspaper accounts of senatorial contests of...

Charles Bolivar Sterling notes concerning family, poem, and portrait, 1800s.

Two copy prints, one a manuscript poem and notes about Sterling's family, the other a portrait of him. Negatives of the copy prints are also in the folder.

Charles Bolivar Sterling papers.

Contents: Journal and commonplace book, ca. 1842-1852, with newspaper clippings pasted in; autobiographical writings concerning his service in U.S. navy during the Mexican War and his employment by T.O. Larkin after leaving the navy.

Charles Brown papers, 1947-1962.

Correspondence, speeches, legislative and subject files concerning his interest and activity with the California Senate in such areas as water conservation, education, land tenure, and the 1960 Olympics.

Charles Butters papers, 1865-1933.

Scrapbooks, biographical sketches, letters, invitations and memorabilia designated: The Charles and Jessie Butters Memorial Collection. Pertaining primarily to his career as an international mining engineer and metallurgist. Papers and many news clippings relating to his experiences in South Africa, including...

Charles Butters photographs [graphic]

Photographs relating to his career in mining and metallurgy; many in Mexico, Central America, and South Africa. Some views of U.C. Berkeley and of Redding, Calif. in the 1880's.

Charles C. Derby diaries : mss. and typescripts, 1911-1941.

Diaries, manuscript and typescript, providing details of Derby's work as a mining superintendent in Nevada City, Calif. (1911-1913), as a rancher in San Jose (Santa Clara County) Calif. (1923-1941), and yachting on San Francisco Bay.

Charles C. Muller letters : to his wife, Kate, 1850-1852.

Describing his trip across Panama, the voyage to San Francisco, and life in San Francisco after arrival.

Charles C. Stevenson biographical sketches : Carson City, Nevada, 1888-1889.

Autobiography by the Nevada governor, with a covering letter to George H. Morrison, 1889, and a dictation, 1888. Describes his overland journey in 1859 by way of Salt Lake and the Humboldt; mining at Gold Hill; early efforts to establish...

Charles Chase Crosby letters : to his family : ALS, 1863-1870.

Approximately 120 letters addressed to members of his immediate family, recounting his experiences in his overland journey to California, as a bookkeeper, tax collector, Deputy Assessor, Deputy Sheriff, and finally Superintendent of Schools of Placer County, California. Chase remarks on...

Charles Christian Hansen papers, 1881-1981 (bulk 1881-1908)

Farm records and other accounts of Charles Hansen date from 1881-1908 and include detailed expense and income records, purchases, monthly and yearly financial summaries, and records relating to Hansen's work with Dike District No. 3. Account books record not only...

Charles Christian Nahl letters to his family, 1846-1854.

Describe life in Paris; voyage from Le Havre to New York, 1949; sojourn in New York; journey to California via Panama, 1851; mining in the vicinity of Nevada City; the flood and fire in Sacramento in 1852; his move to...

Charles Christian Nahl photographs [graphic].

Carte de visite portrait of Nahl man and photograph of a drawing by Nahl. Drawing depicts a scene in what appears to be a bar or restaurant in gold-mining region. The scene shows Nahl at his easel painting the portrait...

Charles Darwin letters, 1878-1881.

Assembled from various sources. Includes letters to Asa Gray and to Benjamin Peirce.

Charles de Young Elkus papers, [ca. 1924-1962]

Papers relating to his interests in and activities in behalf of American Indians.

Charles Dent Reynolds reminiscences : Dry Creek, Calif. : ms., 1893 Jan.

Recollections of boyhood in Virginia, travels westward in 1841, overland journey to California in 1849, frontier life, mining ventures, travels in the state, sheep raising and politcal career as state senator.

Charles Dickinson account of life in California during the gold rush, before 1910.

Typescript narrative account of a Swedish immigrant who worked in California as a gold and silver miner. His story begins in in the Sierra foothills east of Auburn, California where he mined for gold. Details from here include descriptions and...

Charles Dorman Robinson letter to Mr. Newbegin : San Rafael, Calif., 1927 Aug. 8.

Giving advice on acquisition of works by California artists. Contains lists of California artists and sculptors, with notes on those he has known personally, and including an autobiographical sketch (9 l.)

Charles Dudley Warner letters : Hartford, Conn, to H. C. Townsend : ALS, 1880-1892.

Contains two letters from Warner to Townsend. The first, Nov. 4, 1880, concerns optimism regarding the recent election of James Garfield as president. The second, July 31, 1892, is a response to an invitation from the Townsends.

Charles E. S. Wood papers, 1884-1920

Primarily correspondence, with some miscellaneous clippings, publications, and other papers.

Charles E.B. Howe reminiscences : ms, [1854?]

(1) Notes on arrival in San Francisco in October 1849, life in San Francisco, anecdotes of pioneers, etc. (59 l. copied in a notebook, many pages of which are blank); (2) reminiscence of life of a New Hampshire couple. (4...

Charles Edward Chapman papers, 1924-1928.

Includes his Calendar of Reports of the captain-generals of Chile, 1780-1791; letters and bibliography from Ruth Putnam; letters from Henry Elliot Malden and Esteban Gil Borges; and notes on early maps, some by Herbert Ingram Priestley.

Charles Edward Rugh papers, 1909-2011 (bulk 1923-1938).

Contains articles, notes, publications, tributes, correspondence, biographical information, photographs, University High School class schedule for 1938, and two tribute scrapbooks concerning the career of educator Charles Edward Rugh.

Charles Edward Smith papers, 1933-1971 (bulk 1955-1967)

Correspondence, reprints, biographical information, clippings, appointment books, honors, and photographs concerning public health issues and the University of California Berkeley School of Public Health.

Charles Elliot dictation and biographical sketch, [ca. 1887]

Dictation, recorded for H.H. Bancroft by George Howard Morrison, concerns his arrival at San Francisco via Cape Horn in 1851; work as superintendent of San Francisco water companies; recollections of William F. Babcock. (13 l.)

Charles Elliott Tilton papers, 1860-1868.

Correspondence with William Train Muir and deeds, chiefly relating to mining property on the Gunnell Lode, Gilpin Co., Colorado.

[Charles Erskine Scott Wood and Earl Warren photographs from the Amelia Fry papers].

1: Studio portrait of Charles Erskine Scott Wood, with flower in lapel. 2: Snapshot image of Earl Warren and his former Departmental Secretary when Governor of Calfornia, Merrell Farnham Small.

Charles F. Dery photograph albums of Alaska and Western Canada [graphic]

Photographs of Alaska include highway construction, railways, churches, cemeteries, airplanes, roadside scenes, dwellings, local population, Eskimos, glaciers, waterscapes, snow, frozen landscapes, cabins and camps, etc. Alaskan and Canadian locations include Yukon, Klondike, Lake Bennett area, Dawson, White Horse Rapids, Miles...

Charles F. Johnson family portraits [graphic].

2 portraits of Charles F. Johnson in military uniform, 2 portraits of his daughter Clara Johnson, and a photograph of the Civil War-era etching "Jamison's Jayhawks" by B. Vlada (John Adalbert Volck). Photographs were reproduced for the book, The Civil...

Charles F. Johnson papers, 1846-1866 (bulk 1861-1866).

Contains letters to his wife Mary while serving in the 81st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry and later in the 18th regiment of the Veteran Reserve Corps and the Freedmen's Bureau. Also includes documents relating to the Invalid Corps (later known as...

Charles F. McGlashan papers, ca.1878-1889.

Volume 1 - Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, including editorials by McGlashan, articles on the Donner Party, and related topics, 1878 - 1886; Volume 2 - Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, chiefly regarding anti-Chinese movement, 1886.

Charles Fayette McGlashan photograph collection [graphic].

Mainly photographs acquired during the course of writing McGlashan's book, History of the Donner Party, published in Truckee, Calif., 1879. Includes views of plaques, historical monuments, sites. Also view of McGlashan's residence in Truckee, Calif., and portraits.

Charles Foster artworks [graphic].

Title supplied by cataloger.

Charles Foster papers, approximately 1957-1975.

Consists of manuscripts and typescripts of poems, notebooks containing poems and original artwork, including collages; and typescripts for Dial Artemis and other publications.

Charles Fox, two letter fragments : ALS, [n.d.]

Addressing someone in Bristol, Fox discusses household matters.

Charles Frank Ingerson papers, circa 1929-1965.

Correspondence, photographs, book inscriptions, and poems.

Charles Frederick Shaw papers, 1903-1939.

Included are lecture notes; manuscripts of his writings, including consultant reports; filed notebooks; syllabi and lab manuals for his courses; and his notebooks for courses taken as an undergraduate.

Charles Garry legal files, 1950-1986.

Professional files from Garry's legal office in San Francisco. Consists primarily of case files, trial transcripts and legal documents. Also includes administrative, subject, resource, and personal files.

[Charles Gatewood photograph archive and related material].

Photographic negatives (approximately 83,000) and prints consisting of the personal archive of freelance photographer Charles Gatewood. Includes his work from New York in the 1960s, 1970s, and early 1980s, and his later San Francisco work, as well as photographs taken...

Charles Gilman Norris and family [graphic]

Collection includes: an image of a woman and child (made up of two connected photos) captioned "Port Washington 1912" -- a photo of a family on a porch captioned "Mill Valley 1898" -- a family group portrait captioned "Atlantic City...

Charles Gilman Norris letters to Birge M. Clark, 1928-1938.

Contains two letters from Norris to Birge M. Clark regarding construction of Norris' home in Palo Alto, California. One letter, May 26, 1928, questions estimates made by a landscape architect. Also includes a letter (signed "Ceegee"), March 30, 1937, to...

Charles Goodall journal and commonplace book : ms.S, 1847-1852.

Descriptions of voyages from Boston to the West Indies and New Orleans (1847-1848) and around the Horn to San Francisco (1849-1850); mining experiences; voyage to Panama and return; voyage (1851-1852) to the Friendly and Fiji Islands and Australia. Sketches, poems...

Charles Gould diaries, 1849-1852.

Record of Gould's overland journey from Boston to California as member of the Boston and Newton Joint Stock Association, via Fort Kearney, Fort Laramie, South Pass, Humbolt River, and Carson Pass, to Sacramento, 1849 Apr. 16-Sept. 27.

Charles H. Cheney papers, 1910-1943 (bulk 1920-1929).

The Charles H. Cheney papers primarily consist of Cheney's reference files pertaining to city planning in the United States. The papers also contain copies of his work as a city planner, most notably planning documents and protective covenants as well...

Charles H. Gilman scrapbooks, 1914-1919.

Contains the published writings of Gilman on oil in California.

Charles H. Jones letters : Panama, New York, and Placerville, Calif., to his sister : ALS, 1852 Jan. 9-May 9.

Writing from New York, Jan. 9, 1852, Jones describes his trip by train from Readfield, Me., to New York City, where the next day he is to board the steamer Ohio for San Francisco. Writing from Panama City, Jan. 24th,...

Charles H. Shain collection on Catherine Bauer Wurster, 1950-1964.

Miscellaneous biographical materials, correspondence, and lists of publications.

[Charles Hayden Gray portrait photographs].

Includes 4 cased daguerreotype portraits of Charles Hayden Gray (nos. 1-4), one of which depicted a second person who was erased from the image. Portraits show Gray's gradual change in appearance from clean-shaven, well-groomed youth to long-haired, unkempt gold-miner. Also...

Charles Hegarty papers, 1871-1898.

Account book for general store, Moore's Flat, California, June 26-October 13, 1871, which includes some entries for equipment for mining companies. With this, miscellaneous papers of Charles Hegarty, including a receipt from the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad, 1898, and...

Charles Henri Doriot letters to family : and related material, 1985 (bulk 1849-1851)

Written to his family in Virginia. Concerning his overland journey and experience in the mines. Also including family biographical information by Edmé Renouf Seton.

Charles Henry Bennett journals.

Two bound journals of Charles Henry Bennett of Pennsylvania who journeyed to California via ship, worked in the gold fields of California, and then sailed as a passenger on a freighter to Hawaii before his eventual voyage back home around...

Charles Henry Randall letters to his parents, 1849-1862 (bulk 1849)

Written from the ship Samoset on his way to California and from San Francisco, Sacramento, Montezuma Flats, etc. They describe his voyage around the Horn and his experiences mining, operating a ferry across the American River, and selling goods in...

Charles Hentz letters to his mother, 1849-1850.

11 letters describing overland journey from New York to Yuba City, California. Includes original letters and photocopies of typed transcripts of the originals.

Charles Hilton letters : California, New York, and Nicaragua, to his family in Carleton, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, 1850-1865.

Consists of original and typescript copies of letters written by Charles Hilton to his family in Nova Scotia. He describes California, his activities gold mining in Barton's Bar (Yuba County) and the Yuba River, and writes about settling permanently in...

Charles Homer accounts : mss., [1851-1855]

Cash book and journal for building and contracting, chiefly in San Francisco.

Charles Howard Shinn correspondence, 1898-1901.

Relates mainly to his distribution of seeds while inspector at the College of Agriculture, University of California, Berkeley. Includes letters from W. Atlee Burpee, Agapius Honcharenko, H.C. Raap and others.

Charles Howard Shinn papers, 1890-1923.

Scrapbook of clippings of his writings, in which a snapshot of Shinn is pasted. With this, loose materials removed from scrapbook: letters to Shinn from Edward L. Burlingame, Clarence Gordon, Sidney L. Gulick, Rufus Steele, Adolph Sutro, Caspar Whitney, Edward...

Charles J. Kraebel papers.

Papers as U.S. Forester, with material relating to California, U.S. National Parks and Hawaii. Includes subject files, correspondence, drafts of writings, maps, and clippings.

Charles J. Kraebel photographs [graphic]

Includes many pictures of landforms, forest fire damage, water damage, conservation and erosion. Some personal photographs are included. Predominantly photographs of California locations.

Charles J. O'Connor papers, 1915-1919.

Relating primarily to his work as American Red Cross special representative in Mexico to aid destitute Mexicans, June-Nov. l9l5. Include copies of his letters and cables to ARC headquarters describing conditions in Vera Cruz and Mexico City, his negotiations with...

Charles Jackson letters : to his wife, Mary : ALS, 1852 June 20-1853 July 10.

Thirteen letters, chiefly from San Francisco and Alviso, Calif., with one from New York prior to leaving for San Francisco. Jackson discusses financial affairs, working for a shipping company, possibility of becoming a steam boat captain, gold mining concerns, his...

Charles James papers : mss., 1863-1872.

Handwritten copies of correspondence relating to the attempted export of arms from San Francisco, 1864. Handwritten copies of Presidential and Treasury Dept. orders; correspondence as Collector of the Port and Customs, with E.F. Beale, Thomas Brown, Placido Vega, General McDowell...

Charles Jewett, Jr. letters : to the Charles Jewett family, Newton, Mass., 1852-1853.

Six handwritten letters (18 total pages) from a gold miner living in California addressed to his parents, siblings, and friends in Newton, Massachusetts. One of the letters is addressed from Panama where he crossed the Isthmus on foot. Two of...

Charles K. Birdsall papers, 1948-2009

Includes writings, files on the Energy Resources and Plasma Theory and Simulation Groups at the University of California, Berkeley, administrative files and some personal materials.

Charles Kellogg Field collection.

Stanford graduate, author, poet, radio personality (known as Cheerio), playwright, and Bohemian Club member.

Charles Kelly compilation of emigrant register and related papers, 1935-1955.

Loose-leaf notebook of 3,000 names, alphabetically arranged, gathered from cliffs, rock outcroppings, etc., with key to geographical location of inscription. Names on Independence Rock, Rock Register Cliff, City of Rocks, Inscription Rock and 13 other sites.

Charles Kingsley letters : ALS, 1856-1867.

1867 letters regarding his views on agricultural laborers and workers in factories.

Charles Kohler biographical sketches., 1886.

Concern his arrival at San Francisco via Panama in 1853 and his brief musical career; work as viticulturist and wine merchant from 1854; other business activities in San Francisco; founding of Anaheim in 1857.

Charles L. Anderson diary and letters, 1862-1866.

Intermittent diary describes Anderson's overland journey from Minnesota to Nevada via the north bank of the Platte and Salt Lake, May 13-August 29, 1862, and his practice of medicine in Carson City to December 31, 1863; v. 1-2,4 contain some...

Charles L. Anderson letters : to Caleb H.R. Anderson : 11 ALS, 1850-1866.

Letters, 1850-1862, describe life, financial conditions, and political situation in Minnesota, especially in Minneapolis. Letter of 24 Sept. 1862 describes overland journey to Carson City, Nevada, and life there. This subject continues in the last letter, 1866, with additional comments...

Charles L. Partridge papers concerning resettlement of Warner's Ranch Indians, 1901-1924.

Correspondence, official papers, maps, clippings etc. Preliminary report, Warner's Ranch Indian Advisory Commission, with letters from Charles F. Lummis and George Spining pasted in.

Charles L. Schwartz papers, 1968-1995.

The bulk of the collection concerns Schwartz's political activities on the University of California, Berkeley campus, including the draft, anti-nuclear weapons protests, conflict of interest and corporate responsibility at UC. It also includes course materials, physics writings and research, and...

Charles Lester Peterson journal, 1901-1903.

A short history of Peterson's enlistment covering the period 1901-1903. Biographical material (a photocopy of holographic material) is available as part II of this collection.

Charles Lewis Camp family portraits, photographs relating to his paleontological studies in Africa, and illustrations relating to California history [graphic]

Mainly photos of paleontological expeditions, African wildlife and art, tribal peoples, fossils, and reptile skeletons as well as Camp's family portraits and snapshots. Four drawings by Huff for publication on the history (and pre-history) of California. A few letters and...

Charles Lewis Camp papers

Papers of paleontologist and zoologist Charles Lewis Camp.

[Charles Lummis cyanotype photographs of Isleta Pueblo inhabitants].

Images taken during Lummis' work at Isleta Pueblo, New Mexico: 1. [caption cropped]... copyright 1890 [Isleta Pueblo man standing, holding gourd rattle] (CL/1253); 2. Offering for the dead, Isleta N.M. [Woman kneeling before basket of offerings, inside a home] (CL/1269);...

Charles M. Bradshaw dictation and manuscripts on Washington territorial history, circa 1887.

The dictation (3 leaves) describes Bradshaw's emigration to Portland, 1852, and thence to Puget Sound; admission to the Washington bar; political career as sheriff, justice of the peace, legislative representative, prosecuting attorney, and mayor of Port Townsend; and his association...

[Charles M. Hiller photographs of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition].

Taken at Panama-Pacific International Exposition. 2 images depict MacTavish and MacDougal exhibition of bicycles, buggies and horseless carriages. 1 image depicts San Francisco car dealer, and later famous race horse owner, Charles Stewart Howard and an unidentified man admiring a...

[Charles M. Weber photograph and postcard albums].

A variety of albums compiled during the youth and early adulthood of Charles M. Weber. Volume 1: postcards sent to Weber from 1905-1907 while he attended St. Joseph's Academy in Berkeley. Volume 2: snapshots taken shortly before and after First...

Charles Martin family portrait photographs [graphic].

Chiefly studio portrait photographs of Charles Martin, Sr. (or Carlo Martinoia, as his name appears on the versos of some prints); his wife Catherine Traversi Martin; their sons Charles Gilbert Martin and Arnold Martin; and other Martin family members and...

Charles Mason Hovey papers : DS and ALS, 1844-1886.

Passport, 1844, signed by Edward Everett, U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain; and correspondence, chiefly concerning horticulture.

Charles Melville Scammon papers, 1849-1911.

Two journals of whaling voyages, 1853-1863; family and personal correspondence, accounts and papers, 1849-1910; correspondence and papers relating to the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, 1863-1911; correspondence and papers concerning the Western Union Telegraph Company's expedition for the Russian Extension, 1865-1867....

Charles Miller correspondence, 1963-1967.

All letters, save one, are addressed to Charles Miller. Twenty-one are from his friend, author Ethel Duffy Turner. Other correspondents include fellow I.W.W. workers Earl R. Noldin and W. H. Westman. One letter from Miller, a carbon typescript, is addressed...

Charles Mills Gayley papers, circa 1917-1930.

Materials for an autobiography assembled by him in 1921 and later revised, with letters, clippings and other illustrative material, covering his career as professor and author; a few letters written to him and by him; outline and draft of A...

Charles Moses Strauss papers, approximately 1823-1900 (bulk 1875-1895).

The collection contains newspaper clippings and materials regarding politics and railroads in nineteenth century Delaware and Massachusetts, as well as political, business, and cultural issues in Arizona. The collection also contains a copy of the "Lincoln Catechism" - a pro-slavery...

Charles Muscatine papers, 1947-1987.

Collection includes biographical information, correspondence, course descriptions; and subject files concerning the Loyalty Oath controversy, the Free Speech Movement, etc.

Charles N. Jewett letters : to his mother and sister, 1883-1884.

Contains letters home to family in Vermont, from Alto, Blue Canyon, and Towle, California. Jewett describes his work, travels, politics, his Spanish girl friend and local customs.

Charles Oliver B. Davis Maori mementos, 1855.

Handwritten extracts in English and Maori of laments from Davis' book: Maori Mementos; being A series of addresses, presented by the native people, to Sir George Grey, Late Governor of New Zealand ... (Auckland, 1855). Apparently in the handwriting of...

Charles Otto Leege papers, 1896-1954.

Account books, correspondence, identification/birth records concerning his activity and financial interest.

Charles Parson Bigelow diaries : mss.S, 1859-1917.

Record of voyage from New York to San Francisco in 1859 via Panama; experiences mining around Oregon Bar and Georgetown; bricklaying and building, mainly in the Bay Area; ranching, lumbering and growing grapes near Windsor, in Sebastapol and Clayton.

Charles Phillips California dramatic collection, 1929-1933.

Contains research notes on California theaters and actors, mostly in the San Francisco area from the 1850's. Theaters include the American Theater, Forrest Theater, Metropolitan Theater, Stockton Theater, Frisbie & Bains Theater, and the Union Theater. Also includes information on...

Charles Phillips pictorial material [graphic].

4 photographic portraits of various unidentified women, and an oil painting of an unidentified building.

[Charles Plumbly lantern slide photographs of San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake and fire].

Views of the aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire.

Charles Potts correspondence, circa 1968-1973.

Charles Potts correspondence, BANC MSS 74/197 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Charles Preuss diaries and related materials, 1838-1958 (bulk 1838-1849)

Diaries in German, kept on John Charles Frémont's Western expeditions of 1842, 1843-1844, and 1848-1849. The Bancroft Library also has supplementary material usedby Erwin G. and Elisabeth K. Gudde in editing the diaries for publication in 1958.

Charles R. Batten papers, 1970-1980.

Materials relating to environmental and conservation issues, gathered by Charles Batten while director of communications for the California Forest Protective Association. Concerns controversies surrounding Redwood National Park, the Sierra Club, land use regulations and the Forest Practice Act, and aerial...

Charles R. Wilke papers, approximately 1946-1985.

Primarily teaching materials, correspondence, and reprints of articles written by Wilke and others.

Charles Raymond Sheaff papers, 1861-1942 (bulk 1861-1898).

Military documents (two signed by Rear Admiral George Dewey), union membership documents, personal and official U.S. government correspondence, certificate of continuous service, California National Guard certificate, Christmas and New Year card, lithographs of several U.S. Navy ships with descriptive captions,...

Charles Raymond Sheaff photograph collection [graphic].

Contains portraits and snapshots of Sheaff, his wife Ellen "Nellie" Ginsell and their family, including 3 tintype family portraits in cases and frames, as well as 2 empty photograph cases. Also includes group portraits of U.S. Navy crews -- including...

Charles S. Benson Papers

The Charles S. Benson papers document his professional life. Included in the collection are copies of his writings, research materials and correspondence spanning the course of his career as a professor of Education at U.C. Berkeley.

Charles S. Cushing scrapbook, 1887-1903.

Contains invitations from Oakland High School and University of California, Berkeley; clippings including some on an Oakland Public Library scandal.

Charles S. Putnam letter to his sister : and related material, 1849 September 22-October 14.

Begun at "Pacific Ocean, Lat. 36, Long. 139" on voyage from New York, and ended after landing in San Francisco. Describes voyage and gives news of friends and fellow gold-seekers and economic conditions in California.

Charles Seim papers, 1934-2011.

Charles Seim papers, BANC MSS 2016/250, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Charles Sidney Dole dictation and biographical material, 1890- 1891.

Interview by Washington Davis at Crystal Lake, Illinois, July 3, 1890, concerning Dole's family and boyhood in Michigan, and his varied business experiences, especially in Chicago; supplementary dictation, 1890, mainly recollections of the grain trade; and related material.

Charles Snowden Fairfax papers, 1865-1869.

Includes affidavits of Juan Peralta and Stanislaus Cibrian in his case against Cibrian concerning ownership of property in Marin County; his last will; and paper relating to the settlement of his estate.

Charles Stewart Parnell letter : London, England, to Corbett, 1890 May 3.

One page handwritten note on embossed House of Commons Library stationery, signed by Parnell, asking Corbett to "kindly hand inclosed to Mr. Stryss" [item not in the collection] who will be attending a meeting of the Society of Engineers in...

Charles Strong logbook, 1850 June 26 - 1851 January 23.

Log of his voyage from New York to Valparaiso on the Brewer and from Valparaiso to San Francisco on the Mermaid. Begins with his arrival in New York June 1, his efforts to find employment and his signing on the...

Charles T. Harlan letters to his mother and to his fiancée : typescripts (carbon), [1844-1853]

1846-47 letters refer to his military service during the Mexican War. Letters from April 1849 on, were written on his overland journey from Vicksburg, Miss. to California, and from Sacramento and vicinity, describing experiences mining.

Charles Tenney Jackson papers, [ca. 1915-1953]

Include letters from Edward Weeks (Atlantic Monthly), D. Laurance Chambers (Bobbs Merrill Company), A. Proctor (Adventure) and Austin Olney (Houghton Mifflin Company); manuscripts of unpublished stories, novels and a play; clippings on Seminole Indians and hurricanes.

Charles Terry DuRell papers, 1899-1941.

The collection consists of two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings from Washington, DC and San Francisco, California. DuRell did not arrange the clippings chronologically or by their subject, but there is a personal name and subject index at the beginning of...

Charles Theodore Hart Palmer papers, 1850-1865.

A series of letters and two articles, written under pseudonym, Phil Brengle, apparently intended for publication, describing life in the mines and his travels in California. Also, check, 1865, and promissory note, 1864, signed by Palmer, per Edward Roland Sill.

Charles Upson Clark notebooks, [ca. 1929-1939]

Notes on materials for the history of the Americas in the archives of Spain, made by Clark while resident investigator in Europe for the Smithsonian Institution written during one of Clark's visits to Europe to investigate archival matters. Useful as...

Charles Van Houten papers, circa 1851-1868.

Three diaries (1851,1854,1854: some dated entries) and personal correspondence of Gold Rush miner, Charles van Houten, describing his travels from Sunbury, Ohio to Marysville, Calif. via Panama and experiences in California. Diaries provide details of travel, costs, dates of departure...

Charles Vincent Litton photograph collection [graphic].

Primarily family photographs from England and the United States. Included are cased photographs (ambrotypes[?]), tintypes, albumen prints, an album of cartes-de-visite portraits, and later snapshots. Some albumen prints of unidentified English scenes present. Among snapshots are two photographs depicting Charles...

Charles W. Bush letters, 1849-1850.

Three, written enroute, describe the overland journey to California, commenting on Indians, buffalo hunting, etc. Two written from California (near Sacramento and from the middle fork of the Feather River) comment on the difficulty of the journey from Salt Lake,...

Charles W. Nyström letters : San Francisco, California, 1854-1880.

Contains five letters from Charles W. Nyström to family members. Three letters are addressed to his aunt (10 pages) and two are addressed to his sister, Emilie (8 pages). Details include lumber prices in 1854, "Cable Comet" celebrations in 1858,...

Charles W. Tobias papers, approximately 1948-1994.

Contains course materials, correspondence, subject files, reprints, proposals, committee files, project files, various awards and appointments, personal biography of his youth in Hungary, photographs,newsletters, research in batteries and other related topics, etc. Also includes materials concerning his music training and...

Charles Wagner family papers, 1890-1943.

Contains mostly personal correspondence between Charles Wagner family members. Twenty-six letters are from Charles Wagner to his daughter, Bertha, written on various letterhead stationery of his companies, Pacific Tannery, Pacific Oak Extract Works, and the Wagner Leather Company. Eleven letters...

Charles Walter Stetson letters, 1888-1899.

Written to his parents and to Edward Balch Knight, describing trip west by train in 1888, life in Pasadena, California, his work as an artist, his association with various publications such as the Pacific Review and The Californian. Some of...

Charles Warren Stoddard letters and manuscripts : to Frank Arthur Putnam, 1903-1906.

Sixty-eight letters to Frank Putnam, most of them concerning sketches he wrote for The National Magazine, edited by Putnam; mention of Yoné Noguchi, Joaquin Miller and other mutual friends. Also included: manuscripts of three poems by Stoddard, and manuscript of...

Charles Watrous Pomeroy papers, [undated]

Speeches and memoirs relating to the orgainzation of Independent Order of Odd Fellows lodges at Gilroy, San Jose and Garden City; and genealogical information concerning the Pomeroy family.

Charles Webb Howard letters, 1896-1905.

Includes letters received from William H.L. Barnes, William W. Campbell, Mary H. Foote, Gustav A. Gotzen, James D. Hague, John S. Hittell, Francis G. Newlands, William C. Quilter, William R. Shafter, Horatio Stebbins, and Benjamin I. Wheeler. Some written to...

Charles William Batdorf correspondence, 1912-1928.

Includes a few letters written by him, and letters written to him by Elmer Edgar Hall, Nels Christian Nelson, and others, relating mainly to the work of Canadian Methodist missionaries in China, and to arrangements for his departure to China.

Charles William Slack scrapbooks, 1891-1907.

Clippings concerning his career as lawyer and judge in San Francisco, relating in large part to the contest of the will of James G. Fair, and some material on his work as Regent of the University of California from 1894.

Charles William Whipple papers, 1874-1888 (bulk 1874-1878).

Contains record books from U.S. Army Lieutenant Charles William Whipple's work with the Wheeler Survey including three manuscript diaries, one typographical record book (Book No. 194, 1875) of pencil sketches and maps pertaining to the area just north of Los...

Charles William Woodworth papers, 1888-1939.

Miscellaneous papers of professor of entomology, University of California, Berkeley, including postcards addressed to E.O. Essig; accounts; photographs; 1910 sewer map for Piedmont, California; manuscript of talk given before the Farmers' Institute, n.d.; and a set of the Entomologist's Daily...

Charles Wilson Fess letters to family, 1868 March-July.

Three handwritten letters written from Grass Valley, California after crossing the Isthmus of Panama.

Charlotte Cerf Cushing collection of prints and watercolors [graphic]

Primarily views of Samoa and the Sandwich Islands. Includes 7 watercolor portraits of indigenous peoples by G.E. Cooke (most signed and and dated 1847-1850), aquatints of views by [T. or J.?] Weld (ca. 1850-1856), an engraving of the Sandwich Islands,...

Charlotte Mauk Sierra Club papers, 1941-1974.

Papers relating to Charlotte Mauk's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Charmian London letters to Nadia Lavrova Shapiro, 1925-1966 (bulk 1929-1933).

Some letters, written while she was in Europe, comment on increased interest in Jack London abroad and foreign publication of his novels; some incorporate news notes for publication in San Francisco newspapers.

Charter and minutes : mss., 1879 May 20-August 1.

Sixteen pages (incomplete from p. 185 to p. 210) containing minutes of the near weekly meetings, May 20 to Aug. 1, 1879. The meeting minutes discuss actions by the New Constitution Party, and the club's plans. The text of a...

Chase family letters : ALS, 1868-1878.

Consists of letters from Erastus B. Chase, shipmaster of the Radiant [II], and the Helen Morris, to his father and sister Eliza. Also includes letters from his wife Ellen (who traveled at times with him) to her parents, letters from...

Chase family papers : mss., [1879-1916]

v.1 - Account book of George Chase, 1879-1880; v.2 - ledger kept by George Chase, 1879; v.3 - scrapbook containing sample forms for real-estate transactions and copies of leases, etc., for property in Alameda and San Francisco Counties, 1904-1916, compiled...

Chauncey Belknap Land papers, 1863-1889.

Include letter from James G. Fair, Feb. 25, 1875; stock certificates for mines in Nevada and California; photograph of family ore reduction mill in Virginia City, Nevada.

Chauncey Dwight Clarke correspondence, 1896-1913.

Concerns business dealings of Clarke including mining in Arizona, and Utah, property in Los Angeles, Calif., and building of tramways.

Chauncey Shafter Goodrich papers, [ca. 1917-1934].

Correspondence, notes, drafts of articles and clippings documenting his work as lawyer, for Indians and against billboards. Also included, correspondence of his wife, Henriette de Saussure Blanding, papers of Gordon Blanding relating to W.T. Coleman estate, and records relating to...

Checks made out to V. Lemery and A. Hanak : Gold Hill, Nevada : DS, 1871-1872.

A Guide to the Manuscript Collections of the Bancroft Library

Checks signed by James G. Fair and J.W. Mackay : Virginia City, Nevada : DS, 1869-1870.

A Guide to the Manuscript Collections of the Bancroft Library

Chemical and metallurgical process engineer : making deuterium, extracting salines and base and heavy metals, 1938-1990s : oral history transcript / 1993.

Jensen discussions his childhood and education in Washington State; woring for Standard Oil of California and Stuart Oxygen Co.; service during World War II; his professional career, 1986-1941.

Chemist and administrator at UC Berkeley, Rice University, Stanford University, and the Atomic Energy Commission, 1935-1997 : oral history transcript / 1999.

Childhood and education in Pomona, B.S. from Caltech; College of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, 1935-1997: graduate student years, G.N. Lewis, William Giauque, Wendell Latimer; postwar expansion and reorganization of the college; Director of Research, Atomic Energy Commission, 1949-1951; research:...

Cheney, Zacheus Letters to John B. Fisher : San Jose, California : ALS, [1850-1851]

From Cheney and his wife Mary Ann, to her family in Pennsylvania, August 21, 1850; and from Cheney after his wife's death, February 10, 1851. He mentions his service in the Morman Battalion, and discusses mining and general economic conditions...

Cheri manuscripts, 1982-1983.

File of material compiled by George F. Ritchie (receipts, correspondence, drafts, etc.) relating to the publication of Janet Flanner's translation of Cheri, by Colette, published by Ritchie in 1983, and printed by Black Stone Press. Correspondents include: Wallace Fowlie, who...

Cherkovski (Neeli) Papers

The Neeli Cherkovski papers, 1945-2018; undated [bulk 1960s-2017] consist of correspondence, writings, publicity, professional papers, and artworks.

Cheryl Marie Wade papers, 1966-2013.

Cheryl Marie Wade papers, BANC MSS 2017/263, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Chester Anderson papers, circa 1963-1980.

Records (Jan.-Sept. 1967) of the Communication Company (San Francisco, Calif.), a member of the Undergound Press Syndicate, including broadsides, flyers, and handbills printed for the Diggers, San Francisco Mime Troupe, and the Haight-Ashbury Neighborhood Council, among other organizations, individuals, and...

Chester Barlow papers, 1897-1899.

Includes typescript of an untitled short article on a Sierra outing; clippings concerning the California ornithologist; a letter from Joseph Grinnell; and miscellaneous postcards addressed to the Nicholls, members of his wife's family.

Chester Lloyd Jones research materials on Mexico, 1917-1919.

Notes, interviews, and writings on Mexico's resources, economy, history, and people. Possibly related to his book: Mexico and its reconstruction (1921).

Chester T. O'Konski papers, approximately 1947-1995.

Includes correspondence, course notes, conference and committee files, laboratory notes, biographical information, consulting files, and writings.

Chester Warren letters : to Ada Warren, 1885-1918 (bulk 1913-1918).

Contains letters from a man traveling throughout the state of California to his wife Ada Warren in Berkeley and Dunsmuir, Calif.

The Chevalier illustrated map guide of San Francisco, the exposition city, circa 1915.

A publisher's paste-up of an unpublished guidebook to San Francisco, apparently intended for visitors to the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition. Includes descriptions of points of interest; half-tone photographs of scenes in the city; and a fold-out map of the exposition...

Chevra Shaare Refooah records, 1890-1981.

This collection consists of the following records for Chevra Shaare Refooah: articles of incorporation; bylaws; a ritual book; volumes containing minutes and documentation of other organizational business; candidate declaration forms; a 1939 resolution for David Lande, the organziation's secretary from...

Chez Panisse, Inc. pictorial collection [graphic].

Contains photographs and other pictorial material documenting the Berkeley restaurant Chez Panisse and the career of its founder Alice Waters. Consists chiefly of snapshots of Chez Panisse staff and events, restaurant views, and miscellaneous persons and events associated with Chez...

Chez Panisse, Inc. Records

Contains selected files from Chez Panisse restaurant and café and from Café Fanny in Berkeley, Calif. Included are organizational documents; correspondence with chefs, cookbook authors, and others; board and staff meeting minutes; daily, weekly, and special menus; cookbook drafts; material...

Chez Panisse Inc. sound recordings [sound recording]

Features Alice Waters, Patty Curtan, Lyons Filmer, and others.

Chi Phi Sigma Club scrapbooks and photographs, circa 1937-1993.

The collection consists of scrapbooks that document the activities of Chi Phi Sigma, a teenage girls club based in Oakland, California, for the years 1937-1943. The scrapbooks have photographs, club documents, newsletters, and copies of newspaper clippings. The collection also...

Chico Iron Works records, circa 1885-1912.

Correspondence, financial records, and family letters from M. L. Mery of Chico Iron Works.

Chihuahua document collection, circa 1830-1940.

The collection includes correspondence, financial records, government documents, pamphlets and publications and newspapers. Newspapers include "Diario Oficial: Organo del gobierno constitucional de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos," circa 1917 and "Peridico Oficial del gobierno del Estado de Chihuahua," circa 1917-1931.

Chihuahua, Mexico, Tesorería billetes, 1915 Jan.-June.

Treasury notes for one and ten pesos, as ordered by military decree, Feb. 1914.

Chihuahua photographs.

Imprint on back of mounts: Addis e Hijo.

Child Welfare and Community Service : oral history transcript / and related material, 1960-1965.

Description of family and social life in San Francisco; student days at University of California; volunteer settlement work; 1906 earthquake; professional career as children's agent for the State Board of Control, 1913-1924; volunteer social service with various agencies; minority group...

Children's Hospital Medical Center (Oakland, Calif.) records

Documents the administrative functions of the Medical Center and its predecessors, the Baby Hospital Association and the Children's Hospital Association of the East Bay. Included are Board and committee minutes, financial records and planning documents.

Children's Hospital of San Francisco photograph collection

The Children's Hospital of San Francisco Photograph Collection contains approximately 1,600 photographic prints taken by various photographers from circa 1887 to circa 1985. Approximately 550 of the photographs are contained in 5 albums. The collection also contains 7 glass lantern...

Children's Hospital of San Francisco Records

The bulk of the collection consists of 45 volumes of minutes of the meetings of the Board of Directors. In addition, there are administrative files containing bylaws, articles of incorporation, monthly and annual reports; Board records containing correspondence, member lists,...

Chili Bar Bridge photographs, El Dorado County, Calif. [graphic]

Views of Chili Bar Bridge, spanning the South Fork of the American River at State Highway 193, Placerville vicinity, El Dorado County, Calif.

Chin Yem Poy family immigration papers, 1957-1969.

Contains petition for U.S. passport for Chin Yem Poy's son Chin Gen Fee, a letter to U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service concerning Chin Yem Poy's children, an application for an immigrant visa for Chin Gen Fee's wife Chin Yuet Ping,...

China expedition photographs from the Arthur Eaton papers [graphic].

Chiefly snapshots taken and views acquired on Standard Oil's exploratory expedition to China, 1914-1916, led by University of California geologist George Davis Louderback. Earlier and later views also present. Many views of local sites and people, antiquities, temples, the Great...

China expedition photographs from the George Davis Louderback papers [graphic].

Photographs taken during an expedition led by geologist Louderback to survey coal resources in China. Photographs primarily depict subjects of general tourist interest, including landscapes, waterways, architecture, street scenes, people, and technology. Also includes portraits of Chinese military leaders, expedition...

China missionaries oral history project.

Individual oral histories cataloged separately. Search under title: China missionaries oral history project.

Chinatown postcard collection [graphic].

Collection of postcards featuring views and attractions of San Francisco's commercial Chinatown district. Other Chinatowns -- most notably that of Los Angeles -- are also depicted, as is Grauman's Chinese Theatre (Hollywood, Calif.) and other Chinese-American communities and establishments.

Chinatown, San Francisco [graphic].

1: In Gum Gook[?] Alley, May 1901 [Possibly Com Coak Alley, also known as Sullivan's Alley, between Jackson and Pacific Streets.] -- 2: Opium Den, Rag Picker's Alley, 1901 [Probably off Washington Street, near Kearny Street, and also known as...

Chinese American business cards, [18--]

Contains business cards of Chinese business owners in California, including Sun Chong Lung & Co., wholesale and retail dealers in tea, sugar, rice, oil and opium, and Yan Tie Co., dealers in Chinese and Japanses Fancy goods.

Chinese American student photograph album [graphic]: Berkeley and Stanford scenes.

Album of a Chinese American student and athlete, from his San Francisco school days and on the campuses of U.C. Berkeley and Stanford. Comparison of images to Berkeley's annuals suggests David Harfong Lee as the compiler, a civil engineering student...

Chinese business records : Placer Co., Calif., 1884-1915.

Freight bills, Southern Pacific Railway, and miscellaneous business papers, Wing On Wo, presumably in Dutch Flat (C-G 53); accounts and a few letters, Kwang Yuen Company, Dutch Flat, ca. 1890 (C-G 54)

Chinese butcher and grocery shop, Chinatown, S.F. [and] Yosemite Falls, 2548 ft.--(Instantaneous) [graphic]

Taber number 3111: Chinese grocers stand among baskets and bins in a produce store open to the sidewalk. Meat and vegetables are displayed -- Taber number 3991: Upper and Lower Yosemite Falls framed between trees on the valley floor.

Chinese Camp miscellany.

Postcard, account, business letterhead from Saul Morris, and township map.

[Chinese dragon parade, Chinatown, Los Angeles, Calif.].

Chiefly real photo postcards, apparently by an amateur photographer, of a Chinese Dragon Parade held in Chinatown, Los Angeles, Calif. in October of 1902. Includes photographs of various parade participants and crowds. Slightly larger photographs depict and unidentified shrine with...

[Chinese funeral ceremony in Chinatown, San Francisco] [graphic].

Photograph depicting funeral ceremony in unidentified street or alley, with onlookers along sidewalk, in San Francisco's Chinatown.

Chinese in California

The Chinese in California, 1850-1925 illustrates nineteenth and early twentieth century Chinese immigration to California through about 8,000 images and pages of primary source materials. Included are photographs, original art, cartoons and other illustrations; letters, excerpts from diaries, business records,...

Chinese in California [articles and letters to H.H. Bancroft], 1876.

An account of Chinese outlaws prepared by W.C. Pond?; a letter to A.L. Bancroft; and criticisms of a manuscript (possibly an early draft of H.H. Bancroft's essay, Mongolianism in America) included.

Chinese in California collection, circa 1851-1963.

Collection of unrelated ephemera, printed materials, and correspondence pertaining to the life and history of Chinese people in California. Includes materials related to Chinatown tourism, Weaverville Joss House, Chinese Historical Society, mission schools for girls (Ming Quong Home) and boys...

Chinese in San Francisco, Oakland views, and Calaveras Big Trees [graphic]

Muybridge half-stereo views show Oakland (including the Tubbs Hotel and Grand Central), and Chinese in San Francisco. Large format Taber views are of Calaveras Big Trees.

Chinese keno tickets ; Sacramento, Calif., undated.

Contains 11 keno tickets from Sacramento's last Chinese gambling palace.

Chinese linguist, phonologist, composer and author : oral history transcript / and related material, 1974-1977.

Early life and education in China; student years in the U.S.; interest in linguistics; work as interpreter for Bertrand Russell and Dora Black in China; linguistic studies and teaching career in China and U.S.; Agassiz professorship of oriental languages and...

Chinese market and natatorium, San Francisco [graphic].

Includes five cyanotype images on both sides of one mount, probably a page from an album. Two images (recto) are of Hing Lee Chinese Goods storefront and the interior of a natatorium. Three images (verso) are of a log cabin,...

Chinese Students' Alliance of Hawaii records, 1906-1911.

The papers, in English, consist of correspondence, resolutions, reports of committees, minutes of meetings, financial records, etc.

Chinese Times Pub. Co. printing samples, [ca. 1960-1979].

Contains examples of invitations and announcements for Chinese living in Northern Calif. Also includes ledgers of customer's orders.

[Chinese War Relief Association group portraits].

Includes group portraits of members of the Oakland Chinese War Relief Association and the Chinese Famine Relief Association of Oakland. Also includes 2 panoramic group portraits, perhaps depicting members of the same or similar organizations.

Chiura Obata landscape drawings [graphic].

Landscape and nature drawings depicting mountains, rivers, trees, blossoms, birds, etc.

Chiura Obata paintings collected by Harold Burns [graphic].

Includes two paintings affixed to greeting cards, one depicting a fish, the other a bucking horse. Also includes a framed sumi painting depicting a bucking horse.

Chollar-Norcross-Savage Shaft Company records, 1881-1884.

Includes record of hydraulic pumping engine at the "Combination Shaft", Oct. 10, 1881-July 10, 1882, and payroll check to O. Huff, July 2, 1884, drawn on Bank of California, with mutilated signature of Isaac L. Requa, Superintendent.

Chouteau Family, St. Louis, Missouri documents, 1830-1852.

Primarily concerned with fur trade and Indian affairs on the Missouri River and its tributaries; letters by P.L. Chouteau, 1830-1833; William B. Astor, 1831; Marston G. Clark, 1831; Frederick Chouteau, 1833; William Clark, 1833; M. Stoker, 1837-1839; [unidentified, 1839]; Isaac...

Chris Rambo papers, 1929-1987.

Contains correspondence with friends and family, including Annette Rosenshine, Paul Padgette, Robin Blaser, Desmond Arthur, and Evelyn Statsinger-Cohen, concerning daily life, psychotherapy, and other personal interests. Of note, are two letters from Alice B. Toklas, and one from Pauline Kael,...

Christian (Barbara) Papers

The Barbara Christian Papers, 1967-2000, document Christian's academic career at U.C. Berkeley. The collection is composed mainly of reprinted articles and bibliographies, research and course materials, correspondence, and original manuscripts with notes and related materials. Reprinted articles and research materials...

The Christian Brothers as winemakers : oral history transcript / and related material, 1971-1975.

Comments on the beginning of winemaking at Martinez and the move to Napa Valley; development of a commercial winery and its expansion, etc. Appended: photocopies of several articles--The History of the Christian Brothers Wineries in California by Brother Justin Meyer,...

Christian doctrine translated into the Matlatzinca language, [1634-?]

Copies in the handwriting of Alphonse Pinart of a guide for instructors of Indians in Christian doctrine and conduct, written in the Matlatzinca language (a branch of the Otomí language), Spanish and Latin. Also includes bilingual religious texts, translations of...

Christian Miller letters to his family, 1849-1867.

Account of his voyage to California around Cape Horn on the Mason; description of Rio de Janeiro and Valparaiso; arrival in San Francisco; experiences mining in Tuolumne and Calaveras Counties.

Christian Science Benevolent Association photograph album [graphic].

Many snapshots and professional views of the staff and facilites of the Christian Science Benevolent Association in San Francisco. Also includes snapshots of Californa scenery and young people on outings.

Christine L. Reid papers, 1940-1985.

Correspondence and research files concerning Thomas Hill, including reference photographs and slides of Hill paintings. Includes correspondence with Ansel Adams and Shirley Sargent.

Christmas and Easter seals stamp collection : and related material, 1907-1984.

Contains two separate stamp collecting albums for Christmas and Easter Seals. Albums contain single stamps and sheets. Christmas Seals album contents include the first seal issued in 1907 by the American Red Cross through 1983 by the American Lung Association....

Christmas cards and a birthday card.

Birthday card is for "Mother Hawkins"

Christmas cards of the Earl Warren family [graphic]

Christmas cards include caricatures of the Earl Warren family, and other scenes.

[Christofferson family early California aviation collection].

Snapshots, photographic postcards, professionally produced photographs and clippings related to early aviation in on the west coast and the activities of Christofferson family members in particular. Photographs depict aviators Silas Christofferson, Harry Christofferson, Goodselll Christofferson, and possibly Harvey Christofferson. Others...

Christopher Felver photographs of Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Ernesto Cardenal in Nicaragua [graphic].

Photographs document poet Ferlinghetti's visit to Nicaragua in January of 1984 during the aftermath of that country's 1979 socialist revolution. Photographs depict Ferlinghetti and Father Ernesto Cardenal, who accompanied them throughout their visit, as well as many other subjects: workers,...

Christopher Felver portraits of poets, authors, and artists [graphic] /

Portraits of literary figures and artists, chiefly with California or Beat movement associations. Includes Joan Didion, Philip Whalen, Whalen with Gregory Corso, Thom Gunn, Philip Lamantia, Ishmael Reed, Maxine Hong Kingston, Michael McClure, Diane di Prima, McClure with Di Prima,...

Christopher Middleton papers,

2 ALS to Joan Wescott, 1965 February 15 & 21; photocopy typescript of a radio script by Middleton entitled "How Papaguano met with a grievous stranger at sea, Nov. 26, 1964.

The chronicles of His Majesty's Theatre: A.D. 1703-1930 A.D., London, 1923-1930.

Chronological history of the theater, including information on operatic and dramatic productions, biographical notes on performers, dramatists and composers.

Chronological index to the five volumes (bound in eight volumes) of the Mss. letters of the Catholic missionaries of California from 1772 to 1849 : Monterey, Calif. : ms.S, 1859.

Newspaper clippings, 1860, of articles by Taylor and the oration by Edmund Randolph for the Society of California Pioneers' 10th Anniversary are pasted in this copy of the index.

Chronology of the Pacific Lumber Company 1869 to 1945 : typescript, undated.

Includes also notes on early explorations around Humboldt Bay and settlement of Humboldt County; biographical sketches of men associated with the company; and bibliography.

Church, Thomas Dolliver. Photographs related to Thomas Dolliver Church [graphic]

Includes photos of Church's architectural office; copy photos from his scrapbook; Church's house on Josephine St. in Berkeley, Calif.; and views of areas that Church worked on at Longwood Gardens, Kennet, Penn.

Churchill T.M. Chiu papers, 1930-1960 (bulk 1930-1935).

Contains correspondence, an essay, receipts, calling cards and photographs. Correspondence discusses obscenity laws, speaking with Chinese prisoners in San Quentin and activities with Fairmont Lodge in San Francisco. Essay is on the origin of chop suey. Receipts are for Chinese...

Cicero Hunt Lewis dictations : and biographical materials, 1888.

Account of his emigration to Oregon by sea, 1851, and his extensive merchandising interests there, afterward.

Circulares relativas al movimiento revolucionario, 1913.

Series of documents (from lxmiquilpan in Hidalgo; Governor of state of Hidalgo Miguel Lara and President of municipality of lxmiquilpan, Antonio Carrillo) relating to the Decena Tragica in which Francisco I. Madero and part of his cabinet died, with news...

CIRMA Fototeca [graphic] : 1980-2010.

Photographs taken in Guatemala from circa 1910 to 1986, depicting individual and group portraits, including indigenous Guatemalans; street scenes; and views of night life, religious ceremonies and other events.

Citizen participation in government : oral history transcript / and related material, 1968-1971.

Comments on San Francisco and New York Jewish communities; her San Francisco grandmother, Delia Fleishhacker; work with the Liague of Women Voters; educational interests. Photographs included. Appended: copies of letters and clippings relevant to the interview.

Citizenship in a democracy : oral history transcript / and related material, 1971-1973.

Comments on long association with Stiles Hall, the University of California YMCA in Berkeley; service in China with the International YMCA, 1921-27; loyalty oath controversy at the University; interest in helping the Japanese-American evacuees during World War II; service as...

City Commons Club records, approximately 1926-2014.

Contains by-laws, membership rosters, program minutes and files, bulletins, correspondence, general files, two VHS tapes, 12 audiocassette tapes, etc.

City Guard, Company B, First Infantry Regiment, Second Brigade, National Guard of California collection : San Francisco, Calif., 1873-1879.

Contains "in good standing" certificate for Louis R. Townsend, company orders for parade on Sept. 9, 1874, invitation to former members of City Guard to march in 4th of July parade in 1876 and a letter concerning payment for new...

City Hall, Oakland [graphic].

City Hall building and intersection of Fourteenth and Broadway Sts., Oakland, Calif.

City Hall San Francisco tenant improvement project 1049H. [graphic] /

Contains the architectural plans for an earthquake retrofitting project of the City Hall building in San Francisco, California that was completed in 1998.

City Hotel mortgage settlement with James Lick and related material, 1848 and 1940.

Agreement by which a mortgage of $5,000 on the City Hotel was made and eventually cancelled and a letter transmitting the same as a gift to the University Archives via F.C. Stevens on behalf of Robert Sproul from George A....

A city in transition : Richmond during World War II : oral history transcript / 1992.

Metz discusses Richmond during World War II: Ford tank depot, Kaiser Shipyards, new population, changes in racial composition, local entertainment, war housing; Richmond School Department, 1940s; postwar housing; decline of downtown; with an appended interview on family background and early...

City Lights Books photograph collection [graphic].

Includes portraits of Andrei Voznesensky, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg, Yevgeni Yevtushenko, Jack Hirschman, William Burroughs, the Floating Lotus Magic Opera Co., Sam Cherry, and Paddy (Padriec Suemus) O'Sullivan.

City Lights Books records

Consists of correspondence, editorial and administrative files. Correspondents include Allen Ginsberg, Gregory Corso, William S. Burroughs, Jack Kerouac, Paul Bowles, Jean Jacques Lebel, Henry Miller, Kenneth Patchen, and William Carlos Williams, among others. Editorial files may contain correspondence with authors,...

City Lights Books Records: Additions

Correspondence, editorial files, publicity, clippings, of and pertaining to City Lights Books, and papers of owner-publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Correspondents include: Allen Ginsberg, Charles Bukowski, William S. Burroughs, Sam Shepard, and Richard Brautigan.

City Miner photograph collection [graphic].

Includes photographs used in the production of periodical City Miner. Many photographs bear layout markings and other evidence of use in publication. Among the people and subjects depicted are Gary Snyder, Stewart Brand, Robert Anton Wilson, Moe Moskowitz and his...

City Miner records, 1966-2000.

Contains editorial correspondence, book manuscripts, articles, reviews, news clippings, promotional materials and interviews by Michael Helm of Peter Coyote, David Brower and others.

Civic, philanthropic and business leadership : oral history transcript / and related material, 1971-1975.

Recollections of growing up in San Francisco and Jewish community there; student days at the University of California, Berkeley, Class of 1910; business interests including Levi Strauss & Company; service with San Francisco Chamber of Commerce and the Recreation and...

Civic volunteer, clubwoman and conservationist : oral history transcript / and related material, 1974-1976.

Comments on her marriage to Harvey B. Lyon; residence in Oakland; volunteer work with Oakland Symphony, Children's Hospital, Hospitality House during World War II, and other organizations; her DAR activities; and her interest in conservation, particularly redwoods. Taped recollections of...

Civil Liberties, Mental Health, and the Pursuit of Peace : oral history transcript / and related material, 1981-1983.

Interviews include: Francis Heisler and Friedy B. Heisler with supplementary papers in separate container.

Civil Practice Act of the State of California book review writer notes, circa 1868.

Handwritten notes (likely circa 1868) used to write reviews published in the the Sacramento Bee and San Francisco Bulletin about a book on California civil procedures. Includes a photocopy of the clippings from the Sacramento Bee ("Sept. 2, '68" added...

Civil rights, law, and the federal courts : oral history transcript : the life of Cecil Poole, 1914-1997 / 1997.

Childhood and education; military service; private law practice in San Francisco; Assistant U.S. District Attorney, Northern District, California, 1951-58; Legal Secretary to California Governor Edmund G. Brown, 1958-61; U.S. District Attorney, Northern District, California, 1961-70; Federal Judge, U.S. District Court,...

The Civil Rights Movement, and expanding the boundaries of environmental justice in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1960-1999 : oral history transcript / 2003.

Childhood, studying architecture at Columbia; involvement in Civil Rights Movement, 1960-1969; teaching architecture at UC Berkeley, 1970-1979; starting Urban Habitat, working with David Brower and Earth Island Institute, leaving Earth Island Institute in 1997 due to lack of support for...

Civil War diary : and related materials, 1863-1864.

Pocket diary, accompanied by transcript of military record and clippings of poems and anecdotes.

Civil War diary and letter, 1862-1863.

Diary (1862-1863) and letter (dated December 12, 1862) that summarize his army service from time of enlistment through the battle of Prairie Grove. With transcripts and notes.

Civil War era personalities and scenes [graphic].

Chiefly cartes de visite portraits of Civil War generals and officers, senators, judges, and members of Lincoln's Cabinet. One portrait of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and one of his daughters (from a drawing?) is present. Most of those pictured are Union...

Civil War figures and George R. Stewart family members [graphic]

Album contains many carte de visite photographs of Civil War soldiers, officers, and generals (Union army). Others show celebrities not associated with the war. Pictures of members of the Stewart family are also included.

Civil War in the West collection, 1857-1865.

Contains mostly handwritten correspondence with some other Civil War related materials such as payment vouchers, receipts, discharge papers, and printed circulars. The materials mostly concern the conflict between Union and Confederate forces in the New Mexico campaign in the American...

Civil war letters : ALS, 1864-1868.

Letters from Walker to his sister, Hannah, concerning his military duties and news of family and friends. With several miscellaneous items relating to other members of the family.

Civil War letters : and related material : ALS, 1863 Feb. and Apr.

Letter from Willis Arnold Gorman (1814-1876); letter from E.A. Hall to Joseph A. Sanders (enclosing samples for jackets for Company F, 24th Indiana Volunteers); and a cover note concerning gift of letters.

Civil War reminiscences : Philadelphia : typescript, signed, 1904.

Typed copy by his daughter Mary Heath Lee in 1904.

Civil War scrapbook : New York, 1861-1862.

Contains clippings concerning the beginnings of the American Civil War, mostly from reports in New York newspapers.

Civilian Conservation Corps camp at Oak Glen, Calif. [graphic]

An overview of Oak Glen Camp from the hillside, a panoramic view of tents of the camp (photograph numbered 78), and a panoramic group portrait of approximately 100 young men of Company 538 holding mess kits in front of a...

Civilian Conservation Corps snapshots from Remer, Minnesota and Hawthorne, Nevada [graphic]

Includes views of young men in camps and at work on trails or roads, chiefly in the Nevada desert. They pose with jackhammers and dynamite, with a mule, and stirring a tub on a stove. Includes views of a dam...

Claims against abandoned mines in the Sierra de los Potrerillos : Coahuila, Mexico, 1819-1830.

Collection of documents (62 pages) which includes testimonies, surveys, publication of claims, and certification of compliance with official standards regarding claims to six mines in Coahuila: San Estanislao, Los Nunez, San Antonio, San Rafael, Las Animas, and Pabellon. The documents...

Claims recorded for the Spanish Flat Mining District : ms., 1854 Feb. 6-1858 Apr. 20.

Copies of claims recorded by Joseph Vansickles, Joseph Rickard, J.H. Johnston and Andrew S. Cooley, Recorders for the District.

Clair Engle campaign material, 1957-1958.

Contains brochures, bumper stickers, pins, flyers, press kit, and campaign posters for successful 1957 Senate campaign from California.

Claire Thursby letters : TLS, 1913-1941.

Contains two letters addressed to Claire Thursby, both discussing family genealogy.

Clar (Evelyn M.) Papers

The Evelyn M. Clar Papers, 1912-1993, consist of records pertaining to Clar's work with various California organizations. The bulk of the records relate to her work with the League of Women Voters of California. Records in the collection also document...

Clara Chan correspondence : ALS, 1938.

Contains 5 letters to, and 1 letter from, Chinese American Clara Chan from family and friends. Letters discuss travel to London, including a visit to the Chinese Embassy, money borrowed from her mother for European travel, an admirer in Italy...

Clara E. Wiltse etchings of scenery of West Virginia and other locations [graphic].

Etchings depict scenic views of Charleston, West Virginia, including its capitol building and waterfront ; the Kanawha River (West Virginia); the University of Kentucky; the Baltimore Maru steamship; and a covered bridge in an unidentified location.

Clara Harkness letters : San Francisco, Calif. to sister and cousin, 1864-1865.

Three letters (April 11, 1864 ; June 2, 1864 ; Oct. 17, 1865) generally describing life in the San Francisco Bay Area, California including brief accounts of recent earthquakes Harkness has experienced.

Clara Harwood Bradner papers, 1818-1956 (bulk 1956).

Includes letter to Mrs. Hazel Z. Weller, a poem on Yosemite by Mrs. Bradner, and a biographical note on Mrs. Bradner, an early Sacramento resident.

Clara Shirpser papers : additions, 1945-1993.

Consists of papers relating to her political activities including correspondence, clippings, memorabilia for the 1961 and 1965 inaugurals, scrapbooks and photographs. Also includes supplemental material for Oral History "One woman's role in Democratic Party politics," and original drawings and pastels,...

[Clara Stravens album of northwestern scenes, including the 1913 flood of the Palouse River at Colfax, Washington].

Snapshots, many on "real photo postcard" stock, apparently sent to Clara Stravens of Portland, Oregon, who was a native of Colfax in eastern Washington. Noteworthy is a series of 9 views of the 1913 flood of the Palouse River at...

Clarence C. Dill letters to George Sylvester Viereck, 1932 May.

Includes three letters, May 2, 3, 19, 1932, to George Sylvester Viereck, Washington, D.C., acknowledging receipt of letters and publications.

Clarence D. Brenner papers, 1937-1973.

Correspondence mainly relates to the dispersal of his library of French literature and theater; and typescript copies of reviews (1938-1948) of some of his professional writings.

Clarence E. Hansen papers : Idaho, 1931-1941.

Hansen's operations on the "De Lamar Cleanup," including lease, assayers' and smelter reports; with a few personal letters.

Clarence Muse papers, [ca.1930-1978]

Clippings, photographs, some correspondence, and certificates of achievement relating to Muse's career as a performer and promoter of the arts. Some related family material, as well as a few items (clippings, programs, etc.) relating to other Black celebrities.

Clarence W. Whitney papers, 1905-1948 (bulk 1919-1939).

The Clarence W. Whitney Papers, 1905-1948, principally document his involvement in Berkeley civic activities from 1919 through 1939. The collection has been divided into two series: Civic Activities and Personal Files. The Civic Activities series has been divided by organization:...

Clark Alberti papers, [ca. 1893-1931]

Primarily letters from his family, newspapermen, buisness firms, etc. relating to family matters, his newspaper career in Illinois and San Diego, his various government positions, etc. Letter from George C. Pardee included.

Clark Ashton Smith letters : to Samuel Loveman, 1913-1941.

Contains personal correspondence from writer Clark Ashton Smith to his friend, writer and book dealer Samuel Loveman. Also includes correspondence concerning the Smith letters from Loveman, Carol Jones Smith (widow of Smith), and purchaser of the letters Gerry de la...

[Clark Ashton Smith original drawings for The sphinx].

Ink and watercolor drawings, produced as potential illustrations for Samuel Loveman's poem The sphinx, depicting various creatures and characters from the poem.

Clark family correspondence : typed transcripts, 1898-1973 (bulk 1898-1911)

Most are letters from Edward H. Clark, Jr. to his parents while enrolled at the Hill School, a prep academy in Pottstown, Pa. Also included are several letters, one addressed to Mrs. [Phoebe Apperson] Hearst, from a portrait painter named...

Clark family material : ms.

Reminiscences and genealogical information re Oregon and California pioneers, Thomas and James Clark. With this, transcripts of letters from Thomas Clark, 1902, re Rogue Indian Wars.

Clark family papers, 1850-1865.

Chiefly Civil War letters from Joseph S. Clark, 1861-1863, to his parents (15 letters and 3 fragments), 3 letters to his mother, and 1 to his sister Hannah, along with 3 envelopes addressed to David Clark and 1 to Robert...

Clark LaMotte Goddard collection of lantern slides [graphic]

Views include Yosemite and San Francisco after the earthquake and fire of 1906. Also present are slides of portraits and European architectural monuments, ships, various sites in the U.S. and Canada, Hawaiian scenes, and a few photos of native women...

Clark, (Thomas) Family Mining Papers

Contains records relating to several mining companies owned and operated by Thomas Clark, followed by his George Murray Clark and granddaughter Juliet Belding Clark. Mine companies include the River Hill Mining & Milling Company, Gentle Annie Mining Group, Sherman Hill...

Clark (VèVè A.) papers

The VèVè A. Clark papers document her research, teaching, and professional career. The collection is divided into nine series: Photographic Materials; Audiovisual Materials; Teaching and Course Materials; Administrative Materials; Correspondence and Personalia; Katherine Dunham; Maya Deren; Writings; and Professional Activities.

Clark, William B. (William Bullock) Photographs of California mining towns, and of mining operations [graphic]

Views of historic buildings, hotels, adobes in various mining towns, and mining operations, throughout California.

Clarke family papers, 1869-1921.

Mainly diaries, accounts, tax records, deeds, of William Clarke, re property in Mendocino Co.

Clarke family portraits [graphic]

Portraits of Clarke family members (of Ukiah, California?) include William Clarke, Jos. Henry Clarke, Eliza Carpenter Clarke, and James Fen[?]zer.

Clarkson Crane papers.

Drafts and some printed versions of his short stories and novels.

Claudia Hill collection pertaining to Harriet Blake's sketchbook of the grand tour of Europe [graphic].

Sketchbook contains ca. 75 pages of pencil sketches and watercolors done by Blake at various locations along her grand tour of Europe in 1890. Sketches depict scenery in Ireland, Scotland, England, Germany, Switzerland, France and Italy. Watercolor paintings by Blake...

Clay Meredith Greene dictation : and related material, [1890?]

Chiefly concerning his father, William Greene, '49er and prominent San Franciscan. Some notes on his own family and career as a dramatist.

Cleaver (Eldridge) Papers

The Eldridge Cleaver papers document Cleaver's lifetime as an activist and writer. Dating from 1963-1988, the papers consist of correspondence, writings, including manuscripts for his works and , and papers from his affiliation with the Black Panther Party as...

Cleaver (Eldridge) photograph collection

Collection consists primarily of snapshots of Eldridge Cleaver's career from the mid-1960s to the early 1980s. Earliest materials relate to his affiliation with the Black Panther Party. Also contains photographs taken during his exile abroad from 1968 to 1975. The...

Clelia Duel Mosher papers, [ca. 1894-1906]

Primarily accounts, medical notes and clippings. Included also: a few items (cards for admission to medical lectures, etc.) for her father, Cornelius D. Mosher.

Clement Calhoun Young papers, 1885-1948.

A few family letters, campaign speeches (mainly, 1934), clippings, certificates and diplomas (in v. 2) and photographs.

Clement Family Documents Relating to San Francisco Cable Cars

Contains original and blueprint engineering drawings of cable car lines, electric railways, railroads, and other related drawings. Cable car drawings include drawings of the complete workings for 7 cable car lines for Market Street Cable Railway Co. Railroad drawings include...

Clement Woodnutt Miller papers, 1956-1962.

Contains correspondence, subject and legislative files, speeches, newsletters, press releases, campaign file, publications, and party study notebooks. Also includes other files concerning atomic energy, military, natural resources, public lands, agriculture, education, and Hoopa Indians.

Clementine Ursula Norton papers, 1859-1899.

Mainly letters to Clementine Norton from her fiancé, Seneca R. Flint, written during the Civil War, 1861-1864, while serving in the cavalry with the Wisconsin Volunteers.

Clements family. Photographs from the Clement family documents relating to San Francisco cable cars [graphic].

Includes photographic portraits taken in 1887 of students and faculty of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, believed to be teachers and classmates of Russell Montague Clement; views of various cable cars, power houses and other railway subjects in San Francisco,...

Clerkin, W. P. Papers relating to water rights and mining claims in Nevada and Sierra Counties, California, 1918-1932.

Include lease of mining rights in the American Hill Quartz Mine, Sierra Co.; notices of location of quartz claims; agreement as president of the San Juan Ridge Water Users Association, and application to obtain unappropriated water.

Cleveland, Daniel Letters to Benson J. Lossing, 1868-1872.

Letters from San Francisco and San Diego informing his friend about California and of his writings, particularly about the Chinese in California, a work he expects to be published by H.H. Bancroft.

Clif Ross papers, 1979-1984.

Clif Ross papers, BANC MSS 87/159 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Clifford Baker photographs of the San Francisco gay and lesbian community [graphic].

Chiefly street portraiture of people, mainly men, attending gay community events such as Gay Pride Day parades (1984-2001), the Castro Street Fair, Castro Halloween (1988-1990), the Folsom Street Fair (1984-2001), and the Dore Alley Street Fair. Also present are views...

Clift Hotel, Geary and Taylor Streets [graphic]

Includes photographs of lobby and dining room.

Clifton E. Mayne dictation : and related biographical material, 1888-1890.

Includes information on Mayne's work as a telegraph operator and train dispatcher in Kansas, Colorado, and Iowa; to Omaha, 1876; newspaper publisher and Omaha publicist; real estate operations in Omaha and California.

Clinton E. Ballou papers, circa 1954-1996.

Includes correspondence, course materials, research notebooks, and grants relating to Professor Ballou's career in the UC Berkeley Department of Molecular and Cell Biology.

Clionico Panegirico Numen, 1730-

Collection of 18th-century Spanish and Latin verses, largely anonymous, including many anagrams, acrostics, and similar pieces, with a few prose sermons or addresses. They relate primarily to religious topics or to public events of special interest for the Diocese (later...

Clipping files on Hermann Hesse, 1907-1971.

Newspaper clippings and magazine articles in several languages, printed versions of Hesse's works, and articles written about Hesse by others.

Clippings concerning David C. Broderick.

Articles from the Los Angeles Herald, Nov. 9, 1904; Los Angeles Star, Jan. 23, 1904, San Francisco Call, June 3, 1849; Argonaut, Sept. 9, 1895; and miscellaneous pasted clippings.

Clippings concerning the Central Valley project, 1936-1943.

Clipping files compiled in the Sacramento office of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. Internal evidence suggests that these files were circulated routinely among the staff; many clippings contain holograph comments and annotations by staff.

Club activities of E Clampus Vitus, Yerba Buena Chapter [graphic]

Photographs show club events of E Clampus Vitus - Yerba Buena Chapter. Views include group portraits, photos of historical markers, and various activities around California.

Club Político "Bernardo Reyes," actas : DS, 1908 July 9 and 12.

Minutes of two meetings, with signatures of club officials. The club was formed to promote the candidacy of Bernardo Reyes as president of Mexico.

The Club Records

Minutes of meetings; copies of papers delivered at meetings; some other related material. Current holdings cover the years 1950-2006. Sound cassette: Edward V. Stackpoole talk titled "On the use of the imagination" given at The Club December 12, 1995.

Clyde A. Wilson journals : Berkeley, California, 1935-1936.

Contains two journals kept by a Berkeley, California teenager mostly documenting his activities and trips taken as a member of Troop 40 of the Boy Scouts of America. The first journal covers a cross-country trip by train to Philadelphia, New...

[Clyde A. Wilson photograph album].

Title devised by cataloger.

Clyde Leroy Seavey scrapbooks, [ca. 1894-1943].

Mainly clippings, documenting his political career as city manager of Sacramento and as member of the California State Board of Examiners, the California State Board of Control, California Tax Commission, California Railroad Commission, and the U.S. Federal Power Commission.

Clyde (Norman) Papers

The Norman Clyde Papers document the climbing adventures of, and offer insights into the life of, one of California's greatest mountaineers, and one of the foremost chroniclers of the Sierra Nevada range. They also help to preserve the history of...

Clyde Wahrhaftig papers

Correspondence, manuscripts, project files, and teaching materials of geologist Clyde Wahrhaftig.

C.M. Kurtz record of photograph exposures, and engineering notes, Southern Pacific Co. and Northwestern Pacific Railroad Co., [ca. 1905-1956]

Photography notes include date of picture, time of day, type of film used and view photographed.

Coahuila censo general ... correspondiente al año de 1891 : Saltillo, Mexico : ms, 1892 June.

Census records for the state of Coahuila, Mexico, with tables for population, statistics on education and agricultural production.

Coalinga, California Photograph Album, ca. 1910-1925

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,...

Coast Line Stage Company correspondence, 1867-1868.

Contains 3 letters concerning the business of Coast Line Stage Company as well as for the parent company Flint, Bixby & Company. Letter of May 30, 1867 from William Lovett to Dr. Thomas Flint, one of the Flint-Bixby partners, concerning...

Coast Manufacturing & Supply Co. records, circa 1867-1939.

Letterbooks, ledgers, manuals, and other materials concerning the Oakland-based safety fuse making firm. Box includes 2 ledgers (1867-1875 and 1867-1872) and 1 folder of complaints to the company (1910); volume 1, ledger, 1867-1872; volume 2, ledger, 1867-1875; carton, six adhesive...

Coastal engineering: research, consulting, and teaching, 1946-1997 : oral history transcript / 1997.

Oakland childhood, University of California, Berkeley, 1940-1943; ROTC experience, Army Ordnance officer, England, France; graduate studies in coastal and ocean engineering at UCB: wave and beach research, tsunamis, risk analysis, turbulent motion; thoughts on synergy of sharing ideas, value of...

Cobb, Elvin T. Collection of dedications, memoirs and newspaper articles concerning early Colorado settlers.

Includes a copy of diary kept by Charles H. Springer, July - Nov. 1865, while serving with 12th Missouri Volunteer Cavalry in the Powder River Campaign.

Cobden-Sanderson portraits [graphic]

Includes a carte de visite portrait of T.J. Cobden-Sanderson (on verso: "Uncle Tom Cobden-Sanderson"), a portrait of Annie Cobden-Sanderson inscribed: Washington, November 17, 1907, and a carte de visite portrait of an unidentified man.

Cobden-Sanderson (T.J.) Papers

Contains correspondence, writings, lectures, photographs, illustrations, etc., of T.J. Cobden-Sanderson, including family papers related to his wife Anne Cobden-Sanderson and his children Richard and Stella Cobden-Sanderson. Also includes ephemera relating to the Doves Press and Doves Bindery, an archive of...

Coblentz (Edmond) Papers

Correspondence; articles, speeches and poems written by him; clippings; photographs; and scrapbooks. Mainly concerning his career as editor, publisher and editorial consultant on Hearst newspapers in San Francisco and New York.

Coblentz, William K. Papers concerning the dissolution of the Hollister Estate Company, 1956-1969.

Correspondence, agreements and leases, memoranda and papers in various lawsuits. Also included are a few documents from earlier litigation, 1935-1955.

Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Los Angeles employee materials, circa 1950.

Contains a photocopy of a Coca-Cola of Los Angeles self-guided "programmed course in profit" given to sales people titled, "Understanding & Figuring Profit," previously completed by an employee, Al Irish, whose name is written in ink at the top. Users...

Codex cortesianus and Codex troano ... : Berkeley, Calif., 1945.

Mounted on both sides of a linen strip and folded to form 77 pages. (p.p. 1-21 & 57-77 only)

Codex Fernandez Leal : typescript, 1896.

Typescript copy of a presentation given before the California Academy of Sciences, describing the Codex. The slides illustrating the lecture have been cataloged separately.

Codigo de Leyes de Indias, [ca. 1808]

A collection of laws on ecclesiastical and kindred affairs in the Spanish Indies, apparently corresponding to Book I of a 19th-century version of the Recopilación de leyes de los reinos de las Indias; marginal citations written in the same hand...

Cody, Pat Miscellaneous materials relating to Telegraph Avenue improvements : Berkeley, Calif., 1968-1973.

Contains a copy of the Berkeley City Manager's Aug. 1968 proposal for Telegraph Avenue improvements, part of the South Campus Urban Renewal Plan, and a copy of the draft report, "Community participation in design, planning and construction of neighborhood parks...

Cody, Pat Photographs from the Cody's Books records [graphic].

Includes photographs of Cody's Books store locations in Berkeley, Calif., including their first store at 1838 Euclid Avenue and their subsequent stores at 2476 Telegraph Avenue and 2454 Telegraph Avenue. Also includes photographs of the intersection of Telegraph Avenue and...

Cody's Books author portraits [graphic].

Portraits of authors taken during readings and other appearances at Cody's Books, Berkeley, Calif., and which were formerly displayed in the bookstore.

Cody's Books records, circa 1956-1994.

Contains records, ephemera, publications, catalogues, fliers, poems, newsletters, articles, correspondence, a cloth banner, etc. concerning the founding, operations, events, and activities of Cody's Books located on Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley, California.

Coffee and tea miscellany.

Individual items catalogued separately. Search under title: Bransten Coffee and Tea Collection.

Coffee family letters, 1837-1911.

Mainly letters written to Elizabeth Hutching Coffee, including several from her husband, Andrew J. Coffee, one in l854 from San Francisco concerning his work surveying in California and advice on her coming to the area; two letters written by her;...

Cofounder and director of Berkeley Outreach Recreation Program and Mobility International USA, advocate for women's issues : oral history transcript / 2000.

Family and athletic childhood in Queens, New York; spinal cord injury, University of Colorado, 1971; Physically Disabled Students' Program, University of California, Berkeley 1973: accessibility to sports programs for disabled children and adults; Disabled Women's Coalition; Berkeley Outreach Recreation Program;...

Cofounder and director of the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund, movement strategist : oral history transcript / 2000.

Family and childhood in Louisville, KY; contracting polio, 1955, and rehabilitation at Georgia Warm Springs Polio Foundation; University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1962-1966; work for civil rights, anti-Vietnam war 1960s-1970s; job counselor, University of California, Berkeley Physically Disabled Students' Program; growth...

Co-founder, CEO, and chairman of Genentech, Inc., 1976-1996 : oral history transcript / 2001.

Florida family background; education at MIT, 1965-1970; early career at Citicorp and Kleiner & Perkins Venture Capital, 1970-1975; corporate executive, Genentech, 1976-1996: founding, financing, staffing the company; somastostatin, insulin, growth hormone, and other projects; university-industry relations/tensions; business strategy & plans;...

Cogswell (Henry D.) Papers

The collection contains diaries of Henry Cogswell and his wife Caroline and are an unusually long and consistent record of busy personal and financial life in the western United States. The collection also contains Cogswell's financial and business records, and...

Cohen, Robert Photographs from Bertolt Brecht plays [graphic]

Photographs of productions which took place in Leipzig and Paris. Productions: Galileo, Mutter Courage, and Threepenny Opera.

A. Cohn & Co. receipts, 1866-1877.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

Colby (William E.) Papers

Letters; manuscripts of his writings; notes; reprints and copies of articles; diaries; newspaper clippings, and photographs, relating to the Sierra Club; John Muir; conservation (including material on the recession of Yosemite and the Hetch Hetchy controversy); mining law; his Chinese...

Colby, William Edward Letters concerning Hetch Hetchy, 1908-1910.

Consists chiefly of letters to William Colby regarding his work as secretary of the Sierra Club, mostly concerning actions to prevent the flooding of the Hetch Hetchy Valley by the city of San Francisco. Includes some letters addressed to other...

Colby, William Edward Photographs from the William Edward Colby papers [graphic]

Primarily California views including scenic photographs of the Pfeiffer Redwoods State Park and other California state parks. A number of snapshots of Big Sur and Point Lobos areas, as well as Danie Muir's Fountain Lake farm in Wisconsin are also...

Colección de Cédulas Reales ... concernientes al Gobierno de las Religiones en las Americas, y especialmente en el Reyno de Guatemala, ... : ms., 1555 Nov. 12-1769 May 22.

Primarily originals and authenticated copies of Spanish and Portuguese royal decrees, orders of the Guatemalan Audiencia issued in the name of the king, correspondence transmitting decrees, and related documents, concerning the ecclesiastical and civil government of the Indies, particularly in...

Colección de documentos impresos y manuscritos P[ar]a la historia de los estados del norte de México ... : 1816 May 23-1846 Feb. 8.

A collection of numbered documents and official communications, chiefly printed, relating for the most part to political and military developments in the northern states of Mexico. Volume I contains several Mss., among them a "Reglamento" for a commissariat of war,...

Colección de documentos para la historia de México ... , 1821-1865.

Collection of 743 items, originals and copies, relating to Mexican history during the period between proclamation of the Plan de Iguala and the adoption of the 1843 Bases Org'anicas, with an additional item, no. 743, dated 1865. Covers recognitiion of...

Colección de maderas y minerales de la República de Honduras ... : Tegucigalpa, Honduras, 1883 May 5.

Description of President Soto's collection of woods, minerals, and fibrous plants from Honduras and, in a few instances, from Nicaragua. Fifty-seven cases are described individually.

Coleccion de Pimería Alta, 1697-1848.

Original mission records collected in Sonora by Pinart in 1878 (see also his diaries and journals for this period).

Coleccion de Poesias escogidas, asi manuscritas, como impresas de los mejores Autores Españoles y Americanos : Querétaro, Mexico, 1802.

An anthology containing selections from major and minor Spanish or Latin American poets, drawn from published and unpublished sources, including translations and adaptations from other languages as well as some Latin verses; citations and explanatory notes by the compiler.

Colegio de la Santísima Trinidad records, 1776-1894.

Correspondence and imprints relating to the operations and activities of the Jesuit church and eventual university, La Santisma Trinidad de Guanajuato, including reports on physical property, vice-regal orders, imprints related to the restoration of the church cupoloa and a speech...

Coleman, William Tell Letters to George Gordon, 1863-1865.

Written as commercial agent for the San Francisco & Pacific Sugar Company to the manager of the refinery concerning business matters.

Collage from the office walls of poet Thom Gunn [graphic].

A collage, created over many years, of material pinned to walls in the study of poet Thom Gunn at his San Francisco home on Cole Street. The great majority of items are magazine clippings and postcards or greeting cards. Also...

Collages based upon Lawrence Ferlinghetti's poem: Tentative description of a dinner to promote the impeachment of President Eisenhower [graphic] /

Original collages are entitled: Rubber American flag and The great fence sitter [Eisenhower]. Photographs are of collages apparently exhibited in New Zealand, 1973.

Collected autographs : ms., 1881.

From the C.K. Ogden Library.

Collection of Account Books and Daybooks of Various Calif. Business Firms

Collection includes account books for George C. Anderson, Standard Biscuit Co., Mission Leather Drapery Co., the Farmers' Union, Kaufman and Brewster, Mohave Mining Company, Guinnane & Crowley, William Bros. Co., Figprune Cereal Co., M.W. Wilcox, California Glove Factory, California Broom...

Collection of Adolph Sutro papers.

Contains incoming correspondence and invitations; ephemera relating to Sutro's involvement with politics; information on the Sutro Library and on the Sutro Baths; records from the Sutro Tunnel Company including correspondence, legal documents and financial documents; pamphlets and posters relating to...

[Collection of ephemera relating to Las Vegas].

Peformance programs, postcards, brochures, and other printed ephemera related to Las Vegas and its casinos, hotels, and night life in the 1950s and 1960s. Includes: Programs for Le Lido de Paris and Cafe Continental Stardust; programs for Folies Bergere at...

Collection of gay greeting cards published in Hollywood, Calif. [graphic].

Mildly homoerotic or sexually suggestive cards with illustrations (chiefly line drawings or linocuts) of young men. Images include sailors, Tarzan, and other "beefcake" types.

Collection of greeting cards [graphic]

Collection of greeting cards for Christmas and New Year's. Several are printed or mounted on cloth. Includes one original watercolor sketch.

Collection of James Russell Lowell letters, 1880-1884.

Correspondents include Alexander Ireland.

Collection of labor and political activism ephemera, approximately 1908-1940.

Contains a wide variety of printed ephemera covering various topics mostly related to progressive and radical political organizations concerned with worker's rights and other political issues such as economic justice and civil rights cases such as the Scottsboro trial. Most...

Collection of legal files relating to the case of Robert Stanley Dollar v. Emory S. Land

Collection includes a chronology of the case (carton 1), proceedings, exhibits, briefs, settlement negotiations, and other materials related to the case. Includes biographical materials and publications, 1961-1990, about the life and legal career of Moses Lasky. Lasky was a lawyer...

Collection of lyrical poems of the countess of Salvatierra : Spain : ms., 17th century.

Incomplete; copies of poems, some by José Pérez de Montoro, Fermín de Sarasa y Arce, Román Montero de Espinosa and Francisco de Avellaneda.

Collection of manuscripts relating to Russian missionary activities in the Aleutian Islands, [ca. 1840-1904]

Fragment, New Testament in Aleut and Russian; copy of 2 sermons in Aleut, 1842, by I. Veniaminov, later Innokentii, Metropolitan of Moscow; journal, 1847-1849, of unidentified priest and diary, 1861-1863, of I. Shaishnokov, priest, Unalaska (in Russian); copy, The Orthodox...

[Collection of maps on the pre-evacuation locations of Japanese Americans in California / prepared under the direction of Earl Warren, State Attorney General]

Maps prepared under the direction of California State Attorney General Earl Warren, including property holdings in various California cities and counties belonging to persons of Japanese ancestry....

Collection of Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico, administration records, 1863-1867.

Contains correspondence, circulars and broadsides, military documents, household administration documents, and other offical documents from the administration of Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico.

A collection of memorandoms & remarks on a voiage to the West Endias on bord of his Majesties shipp Glousester under command of Rear Admirall Benbow : ms., 1699-1700.

Record of voyage from England to the West Indies with navigational drawings of coast lines, directions for sailing into Boston, and return to England.

Collection of Mexican government documents relating to California, Texas, and Mexico : transcripts, 1817-1871.

Mexico. Sercretaría de Fomento, Colonization e Industria. Transcripts of documents concerning California, Texas, and Mexico, 1821-1856.

Collection of Mexican postcards [graphic].

Chiefly commercial, real photograph postcards of touristic views taken throughout Mexico.

A collection of miscellaneous recipes : ms., [18--?]

Swedish recipes in manuscript, but written in German script.

Collection of modern examples of calligraphy.

"Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels" ([1] l. Ms. 101 x 76 cm.)

Collection of photographs relating mainly to Ynez Tillinghast Estudillo and the Estudillo family [graphic]

Photographs of Ynez Tillinghast Estudillo, and perhaps of the Peralta family, both prominent early families in the San Francisco Bay Area, Calif. Includes portraits, residences of these early California families in San Leandro and El Cerrito, and family snapshots. Unidentified...

Collection of questionnaires and newspaper clippings on San Francisco women writers, 1888-1890.

Contains completed biographical questionnaires and/or newspaper clippings glued to unlined leaves of paper (28 pages, 18 x 12 inches) for seven San Francisco-born women writers, likely compiled by Emily Parkhurst. Pages are organized by author name and contain newsclippings of...

A collection of recipes : Newton Cottage : ms., [1847-1906?]

An English scrap book kept by a Mr. Macdonald from 1847 to 1906.

Collection of records of the Viceroy of New Spain : photocopies, 1772-1798.

Contains incomplete photocopies of official documents from the Viceroy of New Spain, including documents of Bucareli y Ursúa, Martin de Mayorga, Matias de Galvez, Revillagigedo and Branciforte.

Collection of Saxony letters, 1623-1785.

Contains 20 letters mostly written from Saxony in the 17th and 18th centuries including Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg and Saxe-Eisenberg, as well as other German states including Rappoltsweiler (or Ribeauvillé) and Württemberg. Some of the correspondents are included in the subject listing....

[Collection of Spanish documents, before 1589].

Documents appear to be 16th cent. copies of 14th cent. mauscripts, apparently of Catalan origin. Notarial and other legal formularies.

Collection of wedding and birth announcements from San Jose, California, 1876-1906.

Collection of wedding and birth announcements from San Jose, California, BANC MSS C-B 998, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Collection on Helen Hunt Jackson, 1878-1880.

Includes 2 letters from Jackson to Mr. Niles writing from Colorado Springs and Mr. Alden writing from Berkeley.

College English Association records, 1950-1964.

Include revised constitutions and correspondence relating to meetings and to a 1964 survey on the teaching curriculum of English departments in California junior colleges and universities. The association, formed to improve the teaching of English at college and university levels,...

College memories, 1922-34 [graphic] : hiking trips, a Pacific voyage, Western travels, and Berkeley fraternity snapshots.

Chiefly wilderness outing and travel views. Several photographs of fraternity members and Berkeley scenes.

The College of Agriculture, University of California, 1922-1952 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1959-1961.

Comments on agricultural education; beginnings of College of Agriculture; directorship of Northern Branch of College at Davis (1922-24); work with the Rockefeller Foundation surveying agricultural education in Europe (1924-28); establishment of Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics; deanship of College of...

College of Environmental Design, University of California, campus planning, and architectural practice : oral history transcript / and related material, 1963-1964.

Comments also on deanship of School of Architecture and Planning, M.I.T., 1944, and membership on National Capitol Park and Planning Commission, 1948.

College of Notre-Dame certificates of merit : San Jose, Calif., presented to Mary Redmond : DS, 1870-1871.

Two certificates, both signed by Sister M. Cornelius, dated June 23, 1870 and June 27, 1871.

College Women's Club of Berkeley records, 1920-1975.

Administrative files including articles of incorporation, by-laws, annual reports; meeting minutes; scrapbooks.

Collins & Company account books : Grass Valley, Calif. : ms., [1859-1862]

For grocery and liquor store on Main Street, Grass Valley, kept by Daniel Collins.

Collins, George L. Photographs of George L. Collins and his art [graphic]

Primarily photographs of landscape paintings ; includes one poloroid view of a painter's studio[?]. Also includes 5 portraits of Collins in his youth.

Collins (Wayne M.) Papers

Consists of selected material remaining from Collins' San Francisco legal practice. Major portion of collection is devoted to his work as legal representative for the Tule Lake Defense Committee from 1945 to 1960. Includes correspondence, litigation documents for mass civil...

Collins (Wayne M.) Papers

Consists of selected material remaining from Collins' San Francisco legal practice. Major portion of collection is devoted to his work as legal representative for the Tule Lake Defense Committee from 1945 to 1960. Includes correspondence, litigation documents for mass civil...

Collins (Wayne M.) Papers

Consists of selected material remaining from Collins' San Francisco legal practice. Major portion of collection is devoted to his work as legal representative for the Tule Lake Defense Committee from 1945 to 1960. Includes correspondence, litigation documents for mass civil...

The Collis P. Huntington papers, 1856-1901.

Series I, Incoming correspondence, 1856-1904, including letters from David D. Colton, Charles Crocker, Edwin B. Crocker, Mark Hopkins and Leland Stanford. Reels 1-54. Series II, Letterpress copy books, 1868-1901. Reels 1-35. Series III, Legal and financial records, 1797-1901. Reels 1-23....

Colorado dictations : Clear Creek County, [ca. 1885-1886]

A collection of dictations concerning people and events of Colorado's frontier era; each 1-4 leaves.

Colorado dictations : Elbert County, 1886.

Concerning people and events involved in the early days of Colorado; each 1 or 2 leaves.

Colorado dictations : Las Animas County, [ca. 1886-1887]

A collection of dictations concerning people and events of Colorado's frontier era.

Colorado dictations : Ouray County, 1886.

A collection of dictations concerning people and events of Colorado's frontier era; each 1 or 2 leaves.

Colorado dictations : Pueblo County, 1885.

A collection of dictations concerning people and events of Colorado's frontier era; each 1 leaf.

Colorado dictations : Saguache County, [ca. 1886-1887]

A collection of dictations concerning people and events of Colorado's frontier era; each 1-2 pages.

Colorado dictations : San Juan County, 1886-1887

A collection of dictations from Colorado pioneers, some containing the report of the H.H. Bancroft & Co. agent.

Colorado dictations : Telluride, San Miguel County, 1886.

A collection of dictations concerning people and events of Colorado's frontier era; each 1-3 pages.

Colorado dictations, 1886-1888.

A collection of dictations from Colorado pioneers living in various parts of the state.

Colorado dictations for Bent County : Bent County : ms.S, 1886.

At McMillin, J.M. McMillin (1833-), 1 l.; at West Las Animas, Henry Kellogg (1829-), 3 l.

Colorado dictations for Boulder County, 1886-1887.

Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado Dictations for Boulder County.

Colorado dictations for Chaffee County, 1886-1888.

Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado dictations for Chaffee County.

Colorado dictations for Conejos County, [ca. 1886-1887]

Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado dictations for Conejos County.

Colorado dictations for Costilla County : Costilla County : ms.S, 1886.

Contains dictations from Louis Cohn, Charles John, William Meyer, and Edmond C. Van Diest.

Colorado dictations for Custer County, 1886.

Dictations and some agent notes. Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado dictations for Custer County.

Colorado dictations for Eagle County : Red Cliff, 1886.

Dictations from Gus Cohen, W.P. Dewey, M.N. Edwards, W.H. Evans, O.G. Mays, J.F. Squire, T.H. Simonton, and C.M. White.

Colorado dictations for El Paso County, [ca. 1885-1889]

Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado dictations for El Paso County.

Colorado dictations for Fremont County, 1885-1886.

Dictation from Lyman Robinson, 1885; and dictation from A.F. Alexander, 1886.

Colorado dictations for Gunnison County, 1886.

Either or both agent reports and dictations. Some written on stationery lithographed by John Morris Company of Chicago for the La Veta Hotel of Gunnison, owned by the Lewis Hotel and Improvement Co. and managed by a Mr. Rolney. Each...

Colorado dictations for Hinsdale County, 1886.

Dictations from Henry A. Avery and D.S. Hoffman.

Colorado Dictations for Jefferson County, 1886-1887.

Each 1 or 2 l. At Arvada, Lyman Cole (1832- ); at Evergreen, W.L.F. Andrews (1831- ); at Golden, C.C. Carpenter (1834- ); Alfred A. Mitchell (1858- ); John Nicholls (1842- ); Reuben Calvin Wells (1833- ).

Colorado Dictations for La Plata County, [ca. 1886-1887]

Dictations and some agent reports. Some written on stationery from the Grand Central Hotel with Springdale Watermark.

Colorado Dictations for Lake County : Leadville : ms., 1885-1887.

30 dictations for residents of Lake County, arranged alphabetically.

Colorado Dictations for Larimer County, 1886.

Dictations and some agent notes. Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado Dictations for Larimer County.

Colorado dictations for Park County, 1886-1887.

Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado dictations for Park County.

Colorado Dictations for Pitkin County, 1886-1888.

Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado Dictations for Pitkin County.

Colorado dictations for Rio Grande County, 1886.

Some with agent's report. At Del Norte, F.B. Crocker (1828-, 4 l.); George M. Darley (1847-, 4 p.); Ambrose S. Goodrich (1826-, 2 p.); James Byron Grubb (1851-, 3 p.); Asa F. Middaugh (1840-, 1 l.); J.W. Schiffer (1861-, 1...

Colorado dictations for Summit County, 1886-1887.

Dictations from Charles A. Finding, Samuel W. Jones, J.D. Rankin, John D. Roby and W.F. Forman

Colorado Dictations for Weld County, [ca. 1885-1886]

Dictations and some agent reports. Each item cataloged separately; search under title: Colorado Dictations for Weld County.

Colorado landscapes [graphic] /

Collection contains views of Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway train, Pike's Peak, Pike's Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, carriages and horses on a mountain road, sightseers, Broadmoor Casino, Manitou Springs, rock formations, scenery, etc.

Colorado mining photograph album [graphic].

Photographs depict comprehensive and detailed array of silver, coal and other mines and mining operations in various locations throughout Colorado, including Leadville, Cokedale, Durango and Creede. General views of these mining towns are also included.

Colorado miscellany, 1860-1918.

Concerns mines and mineral resources, actions and defenses, land tenure, description and travel, stocks, and maps.

Colorado notes : Denver : ms., 1884.

Impressions of Colorado; society in Denver; the Rocky Mountain News and known files; William N. Byers and Wilbur F. Stone (and their dictations); H.A.W. Tabor, John Evans, his son-in-law Samuel H. Elbert, and John L. Daily, former partner of Byers.

Colorado photograph album [graphic]

Scenic landscapes and geological features, including: Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods, the Manitou vicinity, Glen Eyre, Cheyenne Canyon, Monument Park, Snake River, the Georgetown vicinity, the Snake, Platte and Arkansas River Canyons, Boulder Pass, Canyon City, Estes Park, and...

Colorado River trip from Green River, Wyoming, to Needles, California [graphic]

Views show scenery along the Colorado river: boats on the water, cliffs, camp, petroglyphs, etc.

Colorado Scenery and Views

Photos show scenery, rock formations, attractions, and transportation (Pike's Peak Railroad, etc.) in Colorado locations including Cheyenne Canyon, Garden of the Gods, Manitou Springs, Monument Park, Pike's Peak, Ute Pass and Williams Canyon.

Colorado scenery [graphic]

Collection contains views of the Garden of the Gods (rocks, scenery), Cheyenne Mountain and vicinity, Broadmoor resort, and the residence at Pike's Peak summit.

Colorado Scenes and Other Views

Stereograph captioned "An army of miners and prospectors ascending the heights of the Chilcoot Pass" [Alaska/Yukon]. Other views show the horse Comanche from Custer's cavalry, rocks near the Platte Canyon, Colo. (with wagon - probably W.H. Hackson's photographic wagon),...

Colorado stereo views [graphic] /

Stereographs captioned: The pride of Leadville, Col., USA [street scene] -- Leadville, Col., USA [general view] -- Loading the great burro train, Aspen, USA [pack burros and men] -- Smelting works, near Georgetown, Col. (by Reilly) -- Loading the miners...

Colorado Theatre Calendar : n.p., 1859-1940.

Index of plays performed in Colorado from 1859 to 1940, arranged alphabetically by title, with introduction by the compiler.

The Colt Press : oral history transcript / and related material, 1965-1966.

Comments on the Jumbo Press, her first imprint; the beginnings of the Colt Press in 1938 with William M. Roth; printers in San Francisco; economics of fine book printing. Photographs inserted.

Colt Press records, 1938-1958.

Correspondence (letters from Jane Grabhorn, American Institute of Graphic Arts, Gotham Book Mart, Jackson Burke and others); bank statements; check stubs; sales records; accounts, journal, trial balances.

Colt Press records, circa 1941-1970 (bulk 1941-1942)

Collection contains correspondence with poets and other writers and an account book.

Columbia, Calif. mining legal documents, 1861-1862.

Contains 6 documents of mining claims transfer of ownership in Columbia, Calif.

Columbia Foundation Records

The Columbia Foundation records document a history of charitable giving to organizations working in the areas of human rights, sustainable communities, food and farming, the environment, and arts and culture.

Columbia Park Boys' Club of San Francisco [graphic]

Photographs of club affairs, walking trips, camps, marching band, athletic events, and the club's camp at Carmel. Volume 3 also includes newsclippings about the club and its founder, Sidney Peixotto, and the impact of the San Francisco earthquake of 1906.

Columbia Park Boys' Club, San Francisco, California papers, 1905-1907.

The records Include material relating to the "State of Columbia," the club's summer camp. Volume 1 is a small, leatherbound book from 1906: Columbia Park Boys' Club "Charades, prepared by Eugene Richards for John M. Brewer." Volume 2 consists of...

Columbia Research Collection

A collection of research materials, primarily newspaper, magazine and book abstracts, and indexes, chiefly pertaining to the mining town of Columbia, California, 1850-1879, but including additional materials for Tuolumne County and Calaveras County. The project to compile these materials was...

Columbia River and California views [graphic]

A view from Donner Lake along the Central Pacific Railroad, a view of a tree near Lake Tahoe, Cape Horn from Colfax along the Central Pacific Railroad, the Cliff House in San Francisco, views of waterfalls at Yosemite, and views...

Columbia River views [graphic]

Views of scenery along the Columbia River.

Colusa County land papers, 1852-1872.

Mainly pre-emption notices and deeds.

Colvig, Ray. Photographs from the Ray Colvig papers [graphic].

Photographs of various newsworthy subjects pertaining to University of California, Berkeley, as collected by Colvig during his career in the Office of Public Information. Majority of photographs document events from the U.C. Berkeley Free Speech Movement of November and December...

Colville Jackson Minor letters, 1846-1847.

Describes his experiences as a West Point graduate in the Mexican-American War, including a voyage to California, arrival and life in Monterey. Included are a letter from Edward O.C. Ord to Minor, and one from María Angustias de la Guerra...

Combs, Tram Photographs from the Tram Combs collection [graphic]

Portraits include: Lawrence Ferlinghetti (3), Lenore Kandel, and Gary Snyder. Also included is a view of a storefront of the City Lights Pocket Bookshop, San Francisco, with Luke Gibney and Paul Dreykus visible inside.

Comentos de la Rica y Fertilissima Provincia de el Darién : Santa María la Antigua, Darién, Panama, 1774.

A report and covering letter of April 5, 1774, with related documents, addressed by the Governor of Darien to Viceroy Manuel Guirior of Nueva Granada and dealing with current conditions in the Province of Darien, the causes of its decline,...

Comic illustrations of a sea voyage [graphic].

Scenes of comic situations befalling passengers on a voyage. Each is captioned and numbered in the artist's hand, and it is likely they illustrated a journal or text account of the voyage. No clues to locations or names are present,...

Comisión Mexicana-Americana para la erradicación de la fiebre aftosa : Distrito de Huajuapam. Sector de Chalcatongo, [undated]

Gives maps of Chalcatongo and nearby towns included in the survey, with lists of owners of cattle and hogs, and census of these animals. Filmed for the Library of Congress.

Comisión Pesquisidora de la Frontera del Norte collection : Coahuila, Mex. : ms., 1872-1875.

Contains five letters, 1872-1875, directed to the city council of Muzquiz, Coahuila, concerning the works of the Comision Pesquisidora de la Frontera del Norte. Also includes fourteen letters concerning the efforts led by private citizens and local authorities from other...

A commentary on the book South Pacific Coast by Bruce A. MacGregor : Santa Cruz, Calif., 1974.

Compiled and edited by Doris M. Johnson and Elizabeth S. Calciano, Regional History Office, University of California, Santa Cruz.

Comments on conservation an interview with Horace M. Albright and Newton Bishop Drury : oral history transcript / and related material, 1961-1962.

Notes early conservation movements; influential organizations and individuals; national and state parks and wilderness areas. Photographs added.

Commercial history and progress of California : notes and letters, 1881-1887.

Autobiography and data concerning the Standard Soap Company. A letter from J.P. Cogswell, who started the enterprise, included. Material gathered for Hubert Howe Bancroft by George H. Morrison.

Commercial photographs of the western United States, Mexico and Florida [graphic]

Views of various locations including San Francisco, Catalina Island, Los Angeles, San Diego, and Monterey, Calif.; Manitou, Colo.; Tampa, Fla.; Salt Lake City, Utah; and numerous views of Mexico. Includes photos of hotels, buildings, events and tourist attractions, as well...

Commission for the Preservation of Pioneer Jewish Cemeteries and Landmarks records

The collection consists of administrative records, legal records, correspondence, research and publicity materials, some financial records, and photographs of the commission at work and of the pioneer Jewish cemeteries (the photos date mainly from circa 1963 through 1995).

Commission, given to the armed brig "Rapid" for the seizure of British vessels : Washington : ms., 1812, Aug. 1.

With holograph signatures: by the president, James Madison; secretary of state, Jas. Monroe. 1812.

Commission of George Stone, constituted captain of the Sixth company, Twenty-first regiment of militia in the state of New Hampshire /

Oath of allegiance, administered at Hillsborough, N.H., Nov. 4, 1799; Acceptance of the resignation of the above commission, June 5, 1801, signed J.T. Gilman, captain general.

Commissions and certificate for service in the California National Guard, 1893-1895.

Part of a collection of certificates, diplomas, and similar documents, primarily from California.

Committee for a Democratic Spain, Northern California Chapter records, 1973-1978.

Includes materials about the organization's efforts throughout the U.S. to affect policy relating to Franco in Spain. Also includes material relating to Northern California Committee members and activities. Correspondents in the collection include Frieda Wolff, Chairperson of the CDS; Milton...

The Committee for Arts and Lectures, 1945-1980 : oral history transcript : the Connors years / 2000.

Early years and family in the Midwest, exposure to music, University of Iowa, and move to Berkeley; early years of the Committee for Arts and Lectures (CAL): first chairmen, committee members, performance locations; discusses William Popper, Baldwin Woods, Albert Elkus,...

Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies, Northern California Chapter records : San Francisco, 1938-1942.

Consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the Northern California Chapter of the Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies (CDAAA), outgoing correspondence of Dr. Chauncey D. Leake, a member of the group, reports and minutes, policy statements and...

Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste records, 1985-2007.

Committee to Minimize Toxic Waste records, BANC MSS 2010/147, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Committee to Re-Elect Governor Brown Records

Correspondence, including letters of committee members Elizabeth Gatov, Elizabeth Heller, Gerald D. Marcus, Thomas N. Saunders and James F. Thacher; material relating to the speakers bureau, registration committees, special committees, etc.; Brown's calendar and itineraries; publicity material, including press releases...

Commonwealth Club of California, City Planning Section records, 1923-1927.

Include letters from Eugen Neuhaus, Matthew I. Sullivan, William F. Cheney, Thomas W. Leland, Mason B. Starring, Joseph M. Gwinn, Wells Drury, Max Thelen, Harvey M. Toy, William Kent, William H. Waste, Earle A. Walcott, Edward Allen, Stuart R. Ward,...

Commonwealth Club of California, Forestry Section papers, 1909.

Includes letters of the section's chairman, G.X. Wendling, and a paper read by Willis L. Jepson.

Commonwealth Club of California minutes, 1960-1965.

Incomplete file of minutes of the Board of Governors, and of membership, executive and luncheon program committees.

Commonwealth College, Mena, Arkansas [graphic]

Views of Commonwealth College in Mena, Ark. show buildings and grounds, some dormitory interiors, students during lectures, etc.

Communication and problem-solving: a journalist in state government. : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1981.

Comments on journalism background; Pat Brown's gubernatorial re-election campaigns, 1962 and 1966; work as State Director of Finance; reorganization of state government in the Brown administration; etc. Appended: copy of an article written for The Reporter.

Communication Co. broadsides, 1967-1971.

Broadsides, flyers, and similar items printed by Chester Anderson's Communication Company reflect the public events, politics, social events, and general activities in the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood of San Francisco. Many of the items bear the Underground Press Syndicate logo.

Communist functionary and corporate executive : oral history transcript / 1984.

Childhood in Chicago, involvement with the International Workers' and the Communist Party, the Spanish Civil War, service in World War II, political organizing in the United States, leaving the Communist Party, career in the trucking industry. With this: supporting documentation...

Community and union organizing, and environmental justice in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1967-2000 : oral history transcript / 2003.

Family background; early work and volunteer experience; getting involved in the environmental justice movement; rise and fall of the National Toxics Campaign; effects of activism on family; work at UC Berkeley's Occupational Health Program; California Comparative Risk Project; current perspectives...

Community Chest of Berkeley records, 1922-1961 (bulk 1923-1948)

Board of directors meeting minutes, 1923 April-1925 Dec.; Annual Meeting: minutes, memos, notes, and treasurer's reports, 1930-1951 (30 folders); Silver Anniversary report, 1923-1948; 1942 campaign: true stories - thoughts for England, 1942; War Chest correspondence, 1942; War Chest bulletins -...

Community service in California Public Health and Social Welfare : oral history transcript / and related material, 1964.

Arnstein's recollections of education at University of California; work in his father's woolen business; service on the San Francisco Board of Health and with San Francisco Social Hygiene Association; his long career in community service; sponsorship of legislation for establishment...

Como-Eureka Mining Company papers 1876-1887.

Contains by-laws, minutes of the trustees, a contact with Bennet Symons, and assessment of the capital stock and a sample report by the Nevada Metallurgical Works.

Compañía Anónima de Navegación del Lago de Chapala y Río Grande documents, 1866-1867.

Documents relating to the steamship company founded by Adolfo E. Cavaillon, with headquarters in Guadalajara. Included are a notary's statement and draft of statutes on formation of the company; a note concerning election of the company's board of directors; and...

Companies Registration Office Archive (Great Britain Board of Trade)

Selected documents concerning the organization and activities of limited companies interested in the North American West.

Companies Registration Office Archive (Scotland Treasury)

Selected documents concerning the organization and activities of limited Scottish companies interested in the North American West.

Compilation of information and maps concerning the location of War Relocation Authority centers in the United States, 1993.

Study of the internment camps for Japanese-Americans established by the U.S. War Relocation Authority during World War II. Includes diagrams of buildings, layout of camps, and maps of the areas and regions surrounding the camps.

Complete list of Presidents, from Victoria to Juárez : 1824-1867 ... [ca. 1876]

List of Mexican chiefs of state during the period 1824-1867, allegedly based on Manuel Rivera's history of Jalapa, but probably compiled from Volume II of his work on Los Gobernantes de México, Mexico City, 1873. Gives dates of each president's...

Comprobantes de la Cuenta que presentan el Bachiller Don José Sánchez y Espinosa ... : Mexico : DS, 1802-1816.

File of documents presented by José Sánchez y Espinosa, nephew of th6 deceased Dr. José de Torres y Vergara, Archdean of Mexico City Cathedral, and his son, the Count of Santa María de Guadalupe del Peñasco, as administrators of the...

Compton (Eugene) Collection - Miscellaneous Stereoviews

Consists of 30 stereographic prints taken during the years 1870 to 1890. Various photographers are represented, including William A. Bell, M. Dickson, Duhem Brothers, M.M. Hazeltine, William Henry Jackson, Andrew Price, Savage & Ottinger, J.C. Scripture and Charles Weitfle.

Compton, Eugene. Correspondence relating to John Treble Brown, 1960.

Photographs transferred to the Bancroft Pictorial Collections (BANC PIC 1978.178--PIC)

Comstol Air Transit STOL proposal : to David Brower, Executive Director, Sierra Club, San Francisco, Calif., 1968 July 12.

Contains materials from a marketing packet of Comstol Air Transit, Inc., offering air taxi services using short take-off and landing aircraft (STOL) to the Sierra Club and its members. Includes a cover letter signed by the chief pilot, Gerald E....

Conaway, B. F. Photographs of various California locales [graphic] /

Includes views of Tahoe region, Yosemite, Riverside, San Bernadino, Berkeley, Stanford, Shasta region, San Jose, Hotel Del Monte (Monterey Peninsula), and orchards.

Concern for the individual : the community YWCA and other Berkeley organizations : oral history transcript /

Comments on relationships of the Brandenstein and Arnstein families; growing up in San Francisco; Presidio Open Air School; marriage to James D. Hart; role as faculty wife, University of California, Berkeley; loyalty oath controversy; working with Berkeley Community YWCA; interest...

Concordia-Argonaut Club records, 1897-1987.

Program for "Mystery of a Misfit Monarch," (1897) which includes a listing of the play's cast (i.e. club members) and a copy of photograph of the club; clippings relating to a fire in 1982 that destroyed the Concordia-Argonaut Club, the...

Condliffe (J. B.) Papers

Correspondence and related papers reflecting his career as professor, University of California, and as economist with the League of Nations, Carnegie Endowment and other institutions; manuscripts of books, articles and lectures; a few personal papers and diaries.

Condliffe (J. B.) Papers: Additions, 1919-1981

Correspondence (personal and professional); manuscripts of his autobiography and other writings, speeches, and lecture notes; correspondence and subject files relating to his work with Stanford Research Institute; Subject files; clippings, and miscellaneous personal papers concerning his life and activities with...

Conducting research in academia, directing research at Genentech: oral history transcript / 2002.

Family background and education: undergraduate, University of Wisconsin, Madison; graduate student, California Institute of Technology, 1975-1980; postdoctoral fellow in neurosciences, Columbia, 1981-1982; faculty member at Stanford, 1982-2000: assistant professor, Dept. of Biological Sciences; Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Physiology and...

Conductor with a contemporary music mission : oral history transcript / 2004.

Growing up in France, 1927-1949; the beginnings of a career in South America, 1950-1959; settling in San Francisco, 1960; the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players, 1971-1988, and conducting assignments in San Francisco in the 1970s and 1980s. Includes reminiscences on...

Conduttori dei beni fondi in Genova ed in Recco, I.G. : mss., [ca. 1650-1750]

A collection of 92 manuscripts relating to the Italian cities of Genoa and Recco. Housed in a contemporary vellum portfolio.

Confirmation of title of nobility upon Carl Ochs von Tillwerth : and papers regarding his military career, 1843.

Bound portfolio volume with large imperial wax seal attached with cord, containing signed official documents conferring a title of nobility upon Carl Ochs von Tillwerth. Also includes 1 folder of other handwritten documents related to his military career.

Confirmations of provision for issue of bonds and related items : San Francisco, Calif., 1864 June-Dec.

Collection contains printed notification to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors of bond issue by the Central Pacific Railroad Company signed by Leland Stanford and dated Sep. 22, 1864; official verification that the attached order providing for issue of bonds...

Confrontation in Oakland, California : anti-war demonstration photographs [graphic]

Marchers, police on the streets of downtown Oakland; sit-in at the induction center protesting the draft.

Congregation Beth Israel, Carmel, California records, 1979-1987.

The bulk of the collection consists of copies of clippings, including biographies of congregants and rabbis, congregation activities, and stories related to the ground breaking ceremony at the Carmel location. In addition, the collection also contains a 25th anniversary booklet...

Congregation Beth Israel records, 1909-1979.

Correspondence; minutes (1909-1930); bulletins; membership lists; financial records; programs; photographs; newspaper clippings, a handwritten minute book (1940-1943); and a history of the early years of the First Hebrew Congregation and the Berkeley Hebrew Center.

Congregation Beth Israel-Judea records

This collection documents over 100 years of Congregation Beth Israel's history from shortly after its founding. It is divided into six series: Corporate, Administrative, and Financial; Congregational Materials; Marriage Licenses; Salem Cemetery; Cornerstone; and Photographs.

Congregation B'nai Israel records, 1857-1971.

The collection contains the congregation's constitution and by-laws from 1857; minutes; correspondence; photographs; a ketubah from 1859 of Louis Feder and Sophia Hirsch; commemorative books; and a letter from Sir Moses Montefiore (1859) to Moses Hyman that expresses Montefiore's appreciation...

Congregation Keneseth Israel records, 1950-1973.

The collection contains by-laws, correspondence, membership lists, a contract with the congregation's Rabbi Morris Schwartz, memorial materials, photographs, rubbings from a bronze plaque that was in the last synagogue building, and two posters for visiting Cantor Ben-Menachim's high holiday services...

Congregation Linath Azedeck records, 1913-1959 (bulk 1940-1959).

The collection consists of financial materials and some minutes of the congregation. It also contains some financial materials from the Jewish Women's Helping Hand Society and the Portland Hebrew Sick Benefit Association.

Congregation Neveh Shalom records, 1959-1968.

The collection contains a single, undated volume that has both a birth register and Yahrzeit register, as well as an award plaque and copies of the congregation's newsletter, "The Chronicle."

Congregation Sherith Israel records

The collection consists of the records of San Francisco's Congregation Sherith Israel from circa 1851 to 2003. Included are administrative records; correspondence; financial records; building and property records; cemetery records; membership records; religious school records; confirmation and bar/bat mitzvah records;...

Congregational Home Missionary Society. Letters from the Hawaiian Islands, 1848-1877.

Letters to the American Home Missionary Society from ministers on their way to Oregon and in the Islands. Letters from: George H. Atkinson, Elias Bond, William P. Alexander, Samuel C. Damon, Charles S. Kittredge, and others.

Congregational Home Missionary Society Oregon correspondence, 1849-1893.

Reports from Congregational ministers in Oregon to the American Home Missionary Society.

Congregational Home Missionary Society Washington correspondence, 1859-1893.

Reports from Congregational ministers in Washington to the American Home Missionary Society.

Congress and the Forest Service, 1950-1962 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1975.

Concerning his position as special assistant to the chief of the Service in handling the agency's relations with Congress, other agencies and the timber industry, and in program planning. Photographs and copies of documentary material included.

Coni Beeson films and sound recordings on the Stanislaus River and the Warm Springs Dam

Collection consists of film reels, audiotape reels, and audiocassettes relating primarily to the Warm Springs Dam on Dry Creek and the New Melones Dam on the Stanislaus River. Many of the film reels contain footage that appears to have been...

Conner (Bruce) Papers

The Bruce Conner papers, 1940s - 2010, form a voluminous, comprehensive overview of Conner's life as a visual artist and filmmaker spanning the length of his celebrated career. The papers include correspondence with individuals, galleries and museums, announcements, programs, articles,...

Conner (Bruce) Photograph Collection

Contains portraits, snapshots and professional photographs documenting the life, activities and artwork of Bruce Conner.

Conquista de la Provincia de Xalisco, nuevo reyno de Galicia y fundacion de su capital, Guadalaxara. Narracion poetico-sencilla distribuida en XXXI cantos, 1805-1810.

An epic in 31 cantos of 10 octaves each by a member of the Dominican Convent of Rosario in Guadalajara, describing the Spainish conquest of Jalisco and also the founding and development of Guadalajara, during the period 1530-1547. There are...

A conseratives crusades for good govenment : oral history transcript / and related material, 1966-1977.

An account of her association with Junior League, State Relief Administration, League of Women Voters and Farm Bureau Federation, and her political career as member of Board of Supervisors, Santa Cruz Co., 1956-62. Comments also on her uncle, Herbert Hoover,...

Conservation and politics : oral history transcript / and related material, 1960-1965.

Discussion of interest in preserving California historical landmarks and work with State Park Commission; review of political career in state assembly and senate and as U.S. congressman. Included also: interviewer's correspondence with Knowland, Drury and state archivist; chronology and legislative...

Conservation Associates Records

Includes correspondence, memoranda, reports and promotional literature concerning Redwood National Park, Point Reyes National Park and the Rancho Montana de Oro.

Conservation related photographs from the Dorothy Ward Erskine papers [graphic]

Photographs show San Francisco Bay Area scenery. Some are of Butano Forest, showing Dorothy Erskine acting as chair of "Save the Butano Forest Citizens' Committee of San Francisco." Other photos show views of and from Billy Goat Hill in San...

A conservative Republican in the mainstream of party politics : oral history transcript / and related material, 1975-1983.

Comments on working with Republican women's groups; positions held in the party; campaigns; and the 1976 national Republican convention. Copy of photograph inserted.

A conservative's crusade for good government : Berkeley, Calif., 1977.

An account of her association with Junior League, State Relief Administration, League of Women Voters and Farm Bureau Federation, and her political career as member of Board of Supervisors, Santa Cruz Co., 1956-62. Comments also on her uncle, Herbert Hoover,...

Conserving human and natural resources : oral history transcript / and related material, 1966-1970.

Work with U.S. Forest Service, American Relief Administration, National Conference on Outdoor Recreation, Foreign Agricultural Service of U.S. Department of Agriculture, Civilian Conservation Corps (as conservation liaison officer), Flood Control Coordinating Committee of Department of Agriculture; war relief work before,...

Constance Reid research materials on Jerzy Neyman, 1978-1998 (bulk 1978-1981).

The Constance Reid research materials on Jerzy Neyman comprise correspondence, notebooks, research notes, and interviews that Reid either gathered or conducted in support of research on her book, "Neyman--from life," published in 1982 about the Polish-American mathematician and statistician Jerzy...

Constance Topping diaries and scrapbooks, 1913-1935.

Scrapbooks, 1913-1920 (3 v.); European travel diaries, 1925-1930 (5 v. ); diaries, 1913-1935 (15 v.).

Constituciones municipales de este Santo Colegio ... de Guathemala [sic] ... , 1686-1778.

A collection of documents relating primarily to the Franciscan order in America and comprising copies of the Constituciones of the Colegio, March 1, 1756, revised from the 1702 text; briefs of Pope Innocent XI, May 11 and October 16, 1686,...

Construcciones coloniales en la ruta Mexico (D.F.) y Taxco (Guerrero) [graphic]

Photographs of colonial architecture in Mexico along the route; many taken in Cuernavaca, Temixco, Taxco, and various smaller towns.

Construction of an ore processing plant, Alaska [graphic]

Unidentified photos, presumably of ore processing plant construction on steep hillside near inlet of water; in some views a town is visible on flat land near water, with steep mountain opposite. Includes interior and exterior views featuring buildings, machinery, workers,...

Construction of Cushman Dam [graphic].

Photographs show various stages of dam construction.

Construction of the Oakland-Alameda estuary subway, Calif. [graphic]

Photographs show the construction of the tunnel linking Oakland and the island of Alameda, California.

Construction photographs of an African American physician's office building, Oakland, Calif. [graphic].

Photographs document numerous stages of construction of the office building of an unidentified African American physician in Oakland, Calif. Some photographs depict the temporary office of Oakland architect George E. Ellinger adjacent to the construction site. Also includes photographs depicting...

Construction photographs of interchange of United States Highways 92 and 101, San Mateo, Calif. [graphic].

Photographs document the construction process of the interchange of United States Highways 92 and 101 in San Mateo, California. Photographs depict planning diagrams, highway models, pre-construction views, a groundbreaking ceremony, construction scenes, and views of the area after completion of...

Construction photographs of Northern California bridges and dams [graphic]

Includes construction of bridges in Dimond [sic] Can[y]on, Hayward, Calif., the Exchequer Reservoir, Donner Summit, and Hunter's Point. Also includes 3 loose copy photographs (and 1 p. text) documenting the creation of Treasure Island, in the San Francisco Bay.

Construction photographs of Panama-Pacific International Exposition [graphic].

Photographs include general views of the site before the exposition, manufacture of statuary, large scale landscaping, architectural details showing construction of various elements, individual buildings, electrical control rooms, the telephone system (including "telephone girls"), and related views.

Construction photographs of Pardee Dam, California

Contains construction views of the Pardee Dam along the Mokelunme River.

Construction photographs of Pardee Dam, California [graphic]

Contains construction views of the Pardee Dam along the Mokelunme River drainage showing the area before the reservoir was built (including the Lancha Planta dredge fields), construction process, the Pardee work camps, and the flood of 1928. Also includes construction...

Construction photographs of the Alcan Highway, Alaska and Yukon Territory [graphic]

Contains photo-report showing construction progress of the Alcan (Alaska) Highway, from Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, north. Views of Alaskan and Yukon Territory scenery, especially along the White River and Whitehorse area; vegetation; the Utah Construction Company camps and workers; road building...

[Construction photographs of the Ford J. Twaits Company office building, Los Angeles].

Photographs documenting construction of an office building for the Ford J. Twaits Company, Construction Engineers, at corner of Maryland and Boylston Streets, Los Angeles, between August and November of 1941. According to photograph captions, the architect of the building was...

Construction photographs of the Grand Coulee Dam and Bonneville Dam [graphic].

Eight views of the Grand Coulee Dam (Washington state) under construction. Two photographs show the Bonneville Dam from an elevated perspective.

Construction Photographs of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, 1931-1936

The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge construction photographs were taken between 1931 and 1936. The photographers are unknown. The photographs show all stages of construction of the bridge, its components, and the on and off ramps. All facets of construction are...

Consumers Cooperative of Berkeley photograph collection [graphic]

Views show grocery stores, consumers, office groups, celebrations, and other scenes related to the Consumers Cooperative of Berkeley.

Consumers Cooperative of Berkeley Records

The records of the Consumers Cooperative of Berkeley, Inc. cover the years 1939-1991. The earliest efforts of its constituency are recorded in the handwritten minutes of the Co-op Unit Council that convened on May 1, 1939. The best perspective on...

Continuación de la Voz de la Patria ... : Mexico, 1837-1839.

Continuation of the 5 volumes of Voz de la Patria; contains a record of principal events in Mexico October 1831 to March 1839, with special attention to the defeat and death of Vicente Guerrero, the activities of Santa Anna and...

Continuing memoirs : family, community, University : oral history transcript / 1972-1974.

Reminiscences of childhood in the Philippines; her father, David Prescott Barrows; schooling in Berkeley; student days at the University of California, 1915-1919; living in the president's home on campus; social life and friends in Berkeley; marriage to Gerald H. Hagar...

Contra Costa County (Calif.) records, 1845-1898.

V.1-List of cattle brands registered in the county, 1845-1868 (photocopy); v.2-assessment roll, 1858; v.3-index to assessment roll, 1898; v.4-minutes of meetings of board of trustees for the Walnut Creek school, 1860-1875.

Contra Costa County California assessment records, 1870-1943.

Tax assessment records for the years 1870-1943.

Contra Costa County land papers, 1835-1899.

Include deeds and other documents.

Contra Costa County tax assessment books, 1876-1881.

Consists of 1 volume of 1877 Contra Costa County tax assessment lists for Township #3 (Pacheco land grant and Todos Santos [Concord]), and 3 volumes of 1876, 1877, and 1881 assessment lists for Township #5 (including Byron, Brentwood, south and...

Contra Costa Hills Fire Protection Committee records, 1923-1958.

Contains correspondence, committee minutes, financial records, reports, and four articles about the committee published in the East Bay Water Company's Bubbles and Property Owners Magazine. Also includes a map of Berkeley and Oakland prior to the formation of the regional...

Contra Costa Park Council records

Records of the Contra Costa Park Council, a citizens’ group formed in 1951 to promote active use of park land and preserve open space in Contra Costa County as well as around the Bay Area. The collection documents the Council’s...

Contra Costa Water Company. Reports from the Contra Costa Water Company, 1877-1890.

Include information on expenditures, receipts, assessments, and on amount of water used in fire hydrants in Oakland.

Contract and specifications for furnishing an organ for Festival Hall, 1914 March 20.

Contract and specifications for furnishing an organ for Festival Hall, BANC MSS 2017/87, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Contract negotiations for the University of California, 1979.

Comments on his role as the contracting officer for the Regents of the University of California in negotiations regarding U.S. government laboratories administered by the University, with major emphasis on the contract for the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory.

Convento de San Diego minutes : mss., 1702, Nov. 26.

Signed by Fray Manuel Pereda (?), Secretary. Relating to papal and royal provisions for alternate distribution of offices in American religious orders among Spanish-born members inducted in Spain, Spanish-born members inducted in America, and American-born members (pp. 147-148)

Conversacion entre el Sr. G[ene]ral Porfirio Díaz y Mr. H. Bancroft : Mexico City, 1883-1884.

Transcripts of the notes taken by stenographers during conversations held by Díaz and Bancroft in Díaz's house, from December 26, 1883, through early January, 1884; partially in dialogue form, but chiefly a third-person paraphrase of information supplied by Díaz. Deals...

Conversaciones familiares de vn Cura â sus Feligreses Yndios, formadas sobre las reglas de felicidad espiritual, y temporal, que dirigio por veredas el Yll[ustrísi]mo S[eñ]or D[o]n Francisco Antonio Lorenzana ... : Tepecuacuilco, Mexico, 1769.

Four essays by the parish priest of Tepecuacuilco, an Inquisition official, designed to guide other priests in expounding the bases of spiritual and temporal felicity to the Indians in accordance with instructions circulated by Archbishop Lorenzana in 1768; preceded by...

Conversations on type and printing : oral history transcript / and related material, 1967-1976.

Comments on early interest in typography and work in the east before coming to California; his work for the Monotype Composition Company in San Francisco, and the formation of Mackenzie and Harris; San Francisco fine printing tradition; Bruce Rogers, Frederic...

Conversations with Alice Paul: Woman suffrage and the Equal Rights Amendment : oral history transcript / and related material, 1972-1976.

Recollections of suffrage work in Great Britain; U.S. suffrage campaign; formation of the National Woman's Party; the equal rights amendment campaign. Appended: copies of documentary material, including letters, suffragists' songs, articles, etc. With this: material relating to the National Woman's...

Conversations with Earl Warren on California government : oral history transcript of tape recorded interviews conducted by Amelia R. Fry and others in 1971 and 1972. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1982 : and related material, 1971-1982.

Discussion of service as Alameda Co. District Attorney and as California Attorney General; reorganization and expansion of the Attorney General's office; his gubernatorial years and new programs initiated by him; national campaigns; and appointment to the Supreme Court.

Conversations with Mrs. Gerald (Ina Sizer) Cassidy : ms., 1963-1964.

Typed transcript of tape-recorded interviews, with photographs pasted in at end, containing information concerning Mrs. Cassidy's father, Eber Rockwell Sizer; his association, as guide and interpreter, with Kit Carson during the Indian wars, 1864-1868; Sizer family genealogy; San Ildefonso Indians,...

Conversations with Robert Duncan ... during the month of December 1978 relating to Poetry in the Bay Region : Berkeley, Calif. : typescript, 1979 Oct.

Unrevised and unedited typed transcripts of tape-recorded interviews conducted by Eloyde Tovey. Comments on his work, other poets, presses, magazines, anthologies, etc.

Conway, Moncure Daniel Letters to H. Buxton Forman : and related material. London, 1895 Nov.-Dec.

Concerning loan of material for an exhibition at South Place Institute relating to Tom Paine and his contemporaries (3 items). With these: clipping from The Times re the exhibition and [a list of items loaned?]

Cook, Ina L. Photographs relating to Charles W. Stoddard [graphic] /

Photograph of house in Congress Springs where Stoddard roomed, photographs of Stoddard indoors and outdoors. One studio portrait signed by Stoddard's [foster?] son.

Cook (Jesse B.) Scrapbooks Documenting San Francisco History and Law Enforcement: Additions

This album is one of forty ledger books containing an estimated 12,300 items, including photographs, newspaper clippings, and ephemera. The albums were compiled by San Francisco policeman Jesse B. Cook (later Chief of Police and Police Commissioner), and include photographs...

Cook (Jesse Brown) Scrapbooks Documenting San Francisco History and Law Enforcement

The Jesse Cook scrapbooks consist of thirty-nine volumes containing an estimated 12,000 items, including photographs, newspaper clippings, and ephemera, primarily centering on the history of San Francisco and police activity in the city. The collection is thought to have once...

Cooksley (Sidney B.) Papers

Correspondence, 1927-1929, from W.F. Bigelow, W.S.B. Braithwaite, Harriet Monroe, C.C. Dobie, and one unidentified correspondent; clippings and an autograph book with inscriptions from various California writers.

Coolbrith (Ina D.) Collection of Letters and Papers

Correspondence; manuscripts of poems, including poems set to music; some accounts; clippings, including a scrapbook of Ambrose Bierce items; programs, invitations and miscellaneous papers.

Coolbrith, Ina D. (Ina Donna) Photographs from the Ina Donna Coolbrith papers [graphic]

Coolbrith pictorial miscellany includes views of her various residences, some family members and associates, as well as some vintage copy photos of San Francisco scenes. Also includes views of Berkeley, Oakland, Mission San Juan Capistrano and Beckwith (i.e. Beckwourth, Plumas...

Coolbrith (Ina D.) Papers: Additions

Correspondence; MSS of poems and lectures; poems set to music; printed copies of poems; notes and notebooks; personalia; biographical sketches; tributes to and articles about her; poems dedicated to her; autograph book containing contributions by George Sterling, Joaquin Miller, Xavier...

Coole family papers, 1881-1888.

Includes letter from Joseph Aram to his daughter, Mrs. Sarah M. Coole, relating to the California Constitutional Convention in 1849.

Coolidge (Dane) Papers

Mainly correspondence; manuscripts of his stories, articles and movie scenarios; clippings; some personal accounts; and notebooks. Included also are some papers of his wife, Mary Roberts Coolidge, consisting of correspondence, manuscripts of articles, memoranda books, clippings and reference materials pertaining...

Cooper Ornithological Society Records

The Cooper Ornithological Society Records, 1874-1993, document the organization's history from its origins as a small association of naturalists to its current status as a renowned scientific society with extensive international membership. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence...

Cooperation in Documentation & Communication records.

Cooperation in Documentation & Communication records, BANC MSS 99/348 cz, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Cooper-Molera Family Papers

Papers of the Cooper and Molera families of Monterey County, California. Includes some nineteenth-century materials from patriarch John B. Rogers Cooper and papers from his descendants, many of which relate to the operations of El Sur Ranch.

Cooper-Molera family papers, approximately 1743-1915.

Microfilm copies of the Cooper-Molera family papers held by the Society of California Pioneers in San Francisco, California. Includes correspondence as well as business and legal papers relating to John (Juan) B. Rogers. Among these materials are log books and...

[Cooper-Molera family pictorial collection].

Photographs related to ranch operations in California, including snapshots of crop harvesting, irrigation, flood damage (all in PIC box 1) and livestock (PIC box 2). Many were taken around the Salinas River and Moro Cojo area. Also included is a...

Coover and Rasmussen. Miscellaneous photogragraphs [graphic]

The larger print (albumen) shows San Pablo Ave. ca. 1900, then open country, with a view of Berkeley, Calif. in the background; the two smaller prints (platinum) are portraits of Libby and Kate Armstrong, owners of Armstrong Grove.

Copeland (Alan) Photograph Archive

Journalistic photographs of events and other newsworthy topics in Berkeley, Oakland, San Francisco and other locations in the Bay Area, California and beyond, taken chiefly in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

Copiador de las comunicaciones dirijidas por la Ynspeccion general de instruccion primaria, á la Junta Directora de Estudios del Estado : Guadalajara, Mexico, 1849 Dec. 20.

Letterbook containing copies of reports and tabular data on primary education in the State of Jalisco from September 23, 1848, to December 20, 1849.

Copias del editorial de "La Paz" de Tegucigalpa ..., 1883.

Copies of editorial comment in the Tegucigalpa newspaper, La Paz, inspired by correspondence between President Marco Aurelio Soto of Honduras and José Milla, in which the former questioned the theory that Columbus landed in Honduras or any other part of...

Copies, extracts and original documents from the Archives of San Diego : ms., 1826-1850.

Volumes I and II contain copies or references to documents and some original documents. Part III (oversize) contains 2 ms. broadsides signed by Governor Micheltorena in 1843 and a proclamation issued in 1846 signed by R.F. Stockton.

Copies from the works of Joseph von Görres : mss., [ca. 1898-1906]

Selections from the works of Görres, mostly relating to European politics and government, all copied in manuscript by the same unidentified person, probably H. Roudil of Koblenz, Germany.

Copies of documents from the Fourth Mexican Provincial Council : Mexico City, 1771.

Copies of documents relating to the Fourth Mexican Provincial Council held under the presidency of Archbishop, later Cardinal, Francisco Antonio de Lorenzana.

Copies of historical documents preserved in the Archives of the Society of California Pioneers : mss., ca. 1846-ca. 1877.

Includes copies of the following: first issue of The Panama Star; muster roll, pay roll receipts, contracts, etc. relating to California Battalion; William B. Ide's Bear Flag Proclamation; lists of vessels in port of San Francisco, 1849; letters of Alfred...

Copies of works of Janus Bake : mss., [ca. 1817-1818]

J. Bake v. c. annotationes in Homeri librum XI & XII Odÿsseae, 1816-1817. Annotationes in Plutarchi vitam Ciceronis. Interpretatio Plutarchi vitae Ciceronis. n.p., 1817.

The Coppin story: typescript [ca. 1961-1964]

Biography of George Selth Coppin, Australian actor, with information on Coppin's American tour omitted from the published version entitled Coppin the Great (published 1965).

Copy of the statement rendered by the alcalde of Tucson, relative to the introduction of American beaver hunters to the Rio Gila : Hermosillo, Mexico, 1911 Jan. 11.

Typescript English translations, with numerous manuscript corrections, of original Spanish language documents concerning the presence of American beaver traders along the Gila River in 1826. They include a general statement of findings (4 p.) by the mayor of Tucson [Arizona],...

Copy of three letters from Rodney P. Odall, a California goldseeker, to his parents : typescript carbons, 1850-1851.

contains diary, June 8-Aug. 10, and relates incidents on crossing the Isthmus and voyage to San Francisco.

[Copy photographs of views from the expedition of the Spanish Comisión Científica del Pacífico] [graphic].

Copies of photographic prints on paper mounts that possibly formed an album. Each original was captioned in manuscript, in Spanish, on the bottom edge of the mount. Views include group portraits of expedition members and views taken in South America,...

Copyright records [microform] : San Francisco, 1851-1870.

Records of books, maps, and prints entered for copyright in California from 1851 to 1870. Also includes copyrights issued to H.H. Bancroft & Co., 1859-1870.

Cora Margherite Rowe papers, 1974-2004.

Contains writings of Rowe including the unpublished work "The Enduring Quest," about the experiences of her family after her husband was fired for not signing the Loyalty Oath, essays about D-Day and Nuclear Waste and a poem about the Atom...

Cora Miranda Baggerly Older diaries : mss., 1915-1965.

Contains 51 volumes of a daily record of her activities, with comments, also, about her husband, Fremont Older.

Corbett, Failing & Company papers, 1853-1878.

Correspondence, invoices, receipts, bills, and statements of the hardware firm operated by Henry W. Corbett and James F. Failing. Some papers are from antecedent firms: H.W. Corbett & Company; Failing & Hyatt; and J. Failing & Company.

Coridon Bemont Phelps family papers, 1813-1944 (bulk 1850-1910).

Contains correspondence and family history documents of the Coridon Bemont Phelps family. Also includes scrapbook of poems belonging to Mary Alice Phelps.

Coridon Bemont Phelps family photographs [graphic].

Contains snapshots of unidentified group taken at Oakland Municipal Airport (Calif.). Also includes carte-de-visite portrait of Julia Ward Howe (author of Battle Hymn of the Republic), as well as postcards of Salt Lake City, Utah; Abbey Island, Washington; and Grand...

Corinson family papers, 1857-1917.

Copies of family citizenship papers; bills of sale; stock certificates; a season book from the Panama Pacific International Exposition (1915); and photographs of the Corinson family, buildings in San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake, and of the firm of Sanborn...

Cornelia Brunette papers, 1952-1956.

Contains poems and clippings mostly concerning the removal of her parents graves because of the building of Folsom Dam.

Cornelia Stratton Parker papers, 1954-1963.

Primarily her research notes on California history, and on the Stratton family, especially her grandfather, James T. Stratton, and her father, Frederick S. Stratton. Fragments of her incomplete manuscript concerning them, What a Time, What a Place, and a small...

Cornelia V. Christenson collection of George Sterling papers, 1914-1926.

Include letters to Estelle P. Crane; MSS of ten Sterling poems; transcripts of the letters with related notes; letter from Mrs. Crane to Sterling; letter from H. L. Mencken to Cornelia Christenson re the Sterling letters; and clippings.

Cornelius A. Tobias oral history interviews and supplementary material, 1979-2000.

typescript transcript of interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes, 1979-1980, with her editorial marks. The transcript was never fully reviewed by the interviewee. Tobias discusses his career as a biophysics professor at UC Berkeley and medical physic researcher for Lawrence...

Cornelius A. Tobias papers, circa 1963-1974.

Contains four binders of materials related to the effects of radiation on the human body. Includes Tobias's original notes and selected chapter drafts for, "Space Radiation Biology and Related Topics" (1974), co-authored with Paul Todd, his lecture notes for a...

Cornelius B. Bradley Sierra Club papers, 1894-1896

Papers relating to Cornelius B. Bradley's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Cornelius Beach Bradley papers, 1864-1971.

Box 1 Contains diaries kept by a professor of English, University of California, Berkeley, recording his experiences teaching; life in Berkeley and Oakland; interest in local politics; work in his church; vacations in the California mountains. Accounts in some of...

Cornelius Beach Bradley papers, 1917-1924.

Consists of notices and memoranda of Berkeley Club and manuscript of "A Russian method of multiplication."

Cornelius Clopper indenture to Peter Ryker for Queen Street Lot : New York : DS, 1761.

For Lot no. 3 on Queen Street (Manhattan) as shown on map made by Francis Maerschalckm, on June 8, 1751.

Cornelius Photographs relating to William Keith from the collection of Brother Cornelius [graphic]

Includes a photo of a bust, a photographic portrait and a group portrait including William Keith, Brother Cornelius[?] in front of one of Keith's paintings, and a photo of Keith's portrait of Collis P. Huntington. Also includes a photo of...

Coronado Beach : dictated notes : ms., 1886 Apr. 28.

Lists of the development organizations, with names of the officers, accomplishments and plans for the future.

Coronado, Francisco Vásquez de Letters to audiencia, 1539.

Photocopy of letters written by Francisco Vásquez de Coronado in 1539. Also includes a typescript transcription of the letters.

[Coronation of James I, King of Great Britain] [graphic].

Interior view of church purported to be Westminster Abbey at center, with street scenes and processiions at sides and bottom of print.

Coronel collection, [ca. 1824-1899]

Primarily papers of Antonio F. Coronel but including also some papers of his father, Ignacio Coronel.

Corps Expeditionare du Mexique collection : ALS, 1861-1865.

Contains 9 letters written by Elie Frederic Forey, Marques de Rivas Cacho, Juan de Dios Peza, Jose Salazar Ylarregui, Felix Douay and E. Vialla, concerning military matters during Emperor Maximilian's reign, including the fortifications for Veracruz, baggage, muleteers, provisions, and...

Correspondence and papers relating to the mutiny of John Black and other members of the crew of the U.S. Surveying Schooner, Ewing : San Francisco, 1849 Sept. - Oct.

Contents: v. 1 (film) - Proceedings of a Naval Court-martial held aboard the U.S.S. Warren ... [Oct. 5-19, 1849] (200 exp. neg.); v. 2 (portfolio) - Negative photostats of letters and reports, Sept. - Oct., 1849, to A.D. Bache, Superintendent,...

Correspondence concerning publication of British writers : ms., 1894-1908.

Letters and postcards from British writers concerning publication of their works. The bulk of the letters are addressed to a Mr. Metcalfe, Mr. Bowles, G. Johnson, and a publication titled The Reader. Writers are Morley Roberts, Ernest William Hornung, Mrs....

Correspondencia de Misioneros ... : ms., 1833-1852.

Copies, made in 1875 for H.H. Bancroft, of correspondence of Franciscan Father José María de Jesús González Rubio, concerning his ecclesiastical career. Included are letters from Bishop García Diego, Fathers Mariano Sosa, José Pérez, Angel Martínez, Rafael Espinosa, Rafael Soría...

Correspondencia historica, 1831-1850.

Transcriptions of correspondence at least some of which is from the papers of Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo.

Correspondencia oficial de Sonora

These are bound volumes of prints made for Professor Sherburne F. Cook in 1940. They include correspondence of Governors Juan de Pineda, Enrique de Grimarest, Alexo García Conde, and Lorenzo Cancio Bonadares; and letter of Juan Bautista de Anza, José...