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"F" Company Veterans reunion material, 1886-1891.

Invitations and programs for reunions, 1886, 1890 and 1891, of members of Company F, 2d Infantry Regiment, California National Guard, organized during the labor agitation, 1878.

F. Lincoln Grahlfs papers, 1990-1995.

The collection consists of questionnaires that Grahlfs circulated to American military veterans, asking about their exposure to radiation. The information he gathered was used for his Ph. D. dissertation and a subsequent book.

F. Nutter Cox papers, 1902-1939.

Cost estimates, blueprints and other data relating to irrigation and hydroelectric power projects in Mexico, and to a railroad in Costa Rica. Oversize folder contains blueprints of dams and other irrigation related projects in Mexico.

F.A. Nettelbeck letter and note : to J.R. : ALS, 1977 Jan 21.

Letter and note to J.R. in Walnut Grove, Calif. accompanied Nettelbeck's work he sent to J.R., and praise J.R.'s work.

Fabiola Hospital Association records, 1884-1952.

Chiefly concerning organization of the hospital, its property and merger, 1938, with the Samuel Merritt Hospital. Correspondence, accounts and miscellaneous papers. A few of the papers are from the Oakland Homeopathic Hospital and Dispensary Association. Also, scrapbooks relating to medical...

Fabius T. Finch legal files, 1901-1943.

Contains correspondence, legal documents and financial papers relating to San Francisco businesses and families, consisting of files for Edward R. Bacon & Co. and Contractor's Machinery Exchange, as well as the estates of Jonas Bloom and Virginia F. Dakin.

[The face of poetry exhibition photographs].

Photographs produced for exhibition, also reproduced in the 2005 book by the same title. The poets represented were all participants in the "Lunch Poems" series at the Morrison Library of the University of California at Berkeley. Poets pictured are: Czeslaw...

Facilities along the Panama Canal [graphic]

Photographs show general views of the city of Panama, as well as detailed views along the Panama Canal. Hotels, dining rooms, and readings rooms of the I.C.C. (Isthmian Canal Commission?) Club, a police station, hospital grounds, laborers quarters, workers and...

Facsimiles de las firmas originales de 56 hombres distinguidos en la historia de California : ms.S.

Tracings of signatures of fifty-six famous Californians, made from originals in the State Archives for H.H. Bancroft in 1877. Indexed.

Facsimiles of Vizcaino and Junipero Serra documents for Adolph Sutro : Seville, Spain, 1883-1884.

Three facsimiles of different pre-American Californian documents, two by Junipero Serra and one by Sebastián Vizcaíno, in Spanish. On each, a note says in English that they were "photographed from the original the "Archivo General de Indias" de Servilla under...

Faculty governance and physics at the University of California, Berkeley, 1937-1990 : oral history transcript / 1993.

Physicist and professor, Helmholz discusses his family background, education at Harvard and Cambridge, career on the faculty of the University of California, Berkeley, especially the loyalty oath controversy, the free speech movement, UC oversight of Livermore and Los Alamos Laboratories,...

Fairfield's Pioneer history of Lassen County, California : rev. typescript : and related material, 1916.

Typescript of the final manuscript as prepared for the printer, with holograph pagination and corrections. Accompanied by 10 volumes (in 9) of notebooks, chiefly containing copies of various source materials used in compiling the history. These include Isaac N. Roop's...

A Fairytale forest : photographs of Tilden Park /

Portfolio of fine art photographs of views taken in Charles Lee Tilden Regional Park and the adjacent nature areas in the Berkeley Hills of Alameda County, Calif. Images chiefly depict trees, especially eucalyptus and oak, and hiking trails found in...

Faith McNulty papers : on the California Condor, 1965-1985 (bulk 1977-1978).

Collection consists chiefly of correspondence between Faith McNulty and Carl Koford. Also included are drafts of Faith McNulty article on the California condor and related materials.

Fallen Leaf Lake and Echo Lake, in the Sierra Nevada mountains [graphic].

View of Fallen Leaf Lake includes man with bicycle on trail as well as electrical power lines. View of Echo Lake taken from high distance with unidentified lake in foreground. Third view unidentified.

Family album of San Jose and San Francisco Bay Area views [graphic]

Snapshots of family members, friends, leisure activities, social gatherings, homes (exterior and interior), events, and outing locations chiefly in the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California. Views of a trip to Hawaii are also included. Pictured are the family...

Family album of Southern California views [graphic]

Contains views from Alhambra, Redondo, Riverside and other unidentified areas. Also depicted are homes of Ransie Langworthy, Dr. Frary, Cussie Fowler, and others; as well as avenues, beaches, gardens and unidentified family members and neighbors.

Family album of Vallejo, Calif. and other locales [graphic]

Views seem to center around Vallejo, Calif. Includes snapshots of many home interiors and exteriors, groups of family and friends, outing groups chiefly around Northern California, a parlor decorated for a wedding, portraits of the bride, and homes visited in...

[Family life and outings in the Los Angeles area].

Family snapshots on "real photo postcard" stock, mounted in album produced to hold postcards. Outdoor portraits and group portraits of family, perhaps friends, children, and scenes. Includes views taken at the City Zoo, by orange trees, and at an ostrich...

[Family life in Alameda, Mill Valley, and Watkins' Ranch in 1902].

Snapshots of family life and local buildings.

The family of Harry Q.H. and Moey Lock Lee of Hanford, California

Photographs and clippings document the life of a politically active Chinese family in Hanford, Calif. Includes photographs of Harry Q.H. Lee's herbalist shop in Hanford.

[Family photographs and snapshot album of Adelaide Lewis McMullen, daughter of General Edward Mann Lewis].

Chiefly snapshots, with some studio portraits, of friends and family of Adelaide Lewis. The majority of photographs are in a snapshot album apparently compiled by Adelaide, and dating chiefly from 1908-1914. At this time the family lived at the Presidio...

Family photographs, aviation, and University of California at Berkeley views.

Photographs show family activities (relatives of donor Eileen Hemmerle?), U.C. Berkeley student life, agriculture in Fresno and Kings counties, and aviation. Family photos show leisure activities (horseback riding, swimming, etc.), San Francisco Bay Area views, family outings, and portraits of...

Family photographs from the Harvey Fergusson collection.

For the most part the collection comprises portraits of family and friends including: Eva Fergusson, Francis Fergusson, Fred Newton, Lena F. Browne, Mildred Koonce, Jeannette Mursky [or Minsky?], Margaret O'Hagon, and others. Included is also a photographic copy of a...

[Family photographs of a Chinese American family of California].

Chiefly unidentified family portraits and snapshots, with some group portraits of organizations. Summary from seller's description: "Collection of Chinese families from origins in Kwangtung Province to Northern California: San Francisco, Berkeley, Oakland, Stockton, Sacramento areas, from the beginning of the...

Family photographs of Dr. Michael of Ferndale, Humboldt Co., Calif. [graphic]

Primarily family photographs of children and adults (some wearing fine clothes) doing various activities.

Family portraits from the John Francis Freeman papers [graphic]

Collection primarily consists of portraits of the Freeman family and friends. Among those identified are E.J. Bennett, W.C. Bennett, Susan and Fred Colley, John Francis Freeman (many), Julius W. Tilson, Sarah Freeman, and many children. Gravestone of J.F. Freeman's mother...

[Family snapshot photographs from New York].

Snapshots pertaining to one or more families, most unidentified, some taken in New York City, at least one possibly taken in Texas. Chiefly everyday domestic scenes of families, children, couples, friends, house fronts, gardens, etc. A young unidentified woman appears...

[Family travel around California and Oregon].

Snapshots of an unidentified family's outings and travels, chiefly in California. Locations and subjects include Olema, Santa Barbara, the Santa Fe depot in Los Angeles, Avalon (Catalina Island), ruins from an explosion at Melrose, a San Francisco welcome procession for...

Family vacation album of Californian and Western views [graphic]

Contains family vacation photos from Los Angeles, Mojave Desert, Monterey, Yosemite, Sequoia National Park, and other California locations. Also included are views of the Hetch Hetchy Dam, the San Francisco Bay Bridge during construction, and Oregon Caves. Photos depict sightseeing,...

A family winery and the California wine industry : oral history transcript / and related material, 1983-1984.

Recollections of his early life, association with various wineries. The development of Martini family properties, vine culture and winemaking techniques. Additional documentary materials included in separate box.

A family's roots in Richmond : recollections of a lifetime resident : oral history transcript / 1985.

Recollections of a lifetime in Richmond, California. Topics include: schools, Japanese and black communities, Winehaven, whaling, Todd-California Shipyards, WWII era, recruitment of Kaiser shipyard workers, housing, Japanese internment, and redevelopment in the 1960's.

Fang family San Francisco examiner archive.

Photographic archive cataloged as BANC PIC 2006.029.

[Fannie E. Hawley sketchbook of California landscapes].

Subjects depicted in drawings include the artist's former home at 324 Ritch Street in San Francisco (which burned on August 28, 1876); a few scenes of the Berkeley hills and countryside; a culvert underneath a Southern Pacific Railroad overpass (perhaps...

Fannie's letters : from brother Charley and sister Clara, 1873-1874, 1881.

Contains 2 letters from brother Charley discussing his apprenticeship as a shoemaker. Another letter from sister Clara talks about living at Olmstead Farm near the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Fanny C. Houghton account books, 1873-1895.

Two ledgers recording family expenses, including detailed accounts of clothing, contributions, household needs, and personal expenses.

Fanny Jaffe Sharlip memoirs, 1947.

The collection consists of handwritten notebooks and a typescript of "My Memoirs" that describe her early family life in Russia, interactions between Jews and gentiles, immigration to the U.S., settlement and family life in California, and her reaction to the...

Farm and ranch views near Colusa, California

Snapshots of farms, farmhouses, ranches, fields and crops, drainage ditches, chickens, cattle and bailing alfalfa. All have short typewritten annotations (recto) of subject and or location. Some locations include Glen Homestead, C.C. Miller's chicken ranch, Bayliss Camp, Yerxa Ranch, Lenard...

Farm Security Administration photograph collection.

Photographs document depression-era conditions in the American South, Midwest, Southwest, and California, including the impact of drought and the living conditions of agricultural laborers. Westward migration, migrant living conditions, strikes, FSA migratory labor camps in Arizona and California, Farm Associations,...

Farm Security Administration reports and miscellaneous documents : San Francisco, Calif., 1942-1943.

Contains a copy of the final report of the participation of the Farm Security Administration in the evacuation program of the Wartime Civil Control Administration, Civil Affairs Division, Western Defense Command and Fourth Army, [in military area no. 1], 1942...

Farming scenes [graphic] /

Title supplied by cataloger.

Farnham P. Griffiths photograph collection.

Photographs relating to Griffiths and family. Locations include: Bohemian Grove (Calif.), Buckingham Palace (Great Britain), other European locations, and Pakistan.

Father Antonio das Chagas obras : ms., 17th cent.

Include his tragic poem, La Filix; letters of which one (Aug. 9, 1662) contains autobiographical information; sermons, and miscellaneous poems.

The father of bank marketing : oral history transcript : Wells Fargo Bank, 1960-1982; Bank of America, 1987-1996 / 2005.

Childhood, family background and education, 1930-1952; U.S. Navy, 1952-1959; Crocker National Bank, 1959-1962; Wells Fargo Bank, 1962-1984; second interlude at Crocker, 1984-1986; Seafirst, president and CEO, 1986-1987; Bank of America, 1987-1996, including time as CEO, 1990-1996.

The father of prestressed concrete : oral history transcript : teaching engineers, bridging rivers and borders, 1931 to 1999 / 2001.

Lin and Guo family history in China; education at home, and at American Methodist School, Jiao Tong University, 1927-1931, and UC Berkeley, 1931-1933; engineer, Chinese Ministry of Railways, 1933-1945; professor of engineering, UC Berkeley, since 1946; organizing 1957 world conference,...

Fay family letters, 1852-1854.

Letters from Patrick, John, and Logan Fay to family, mostly written from San Francisco, describing mining activities at Columbia Bar; farming and business around Sacramento; soap trade; life in San Francisco; and shipwrecks in California. Typed transcripts included.

Fay, Luke. Correspondence and notes relating to members of Stevenson's Regiment, 1910-1917.

Correspondence with the Adjutant General's Office, Bureau of Pensions, members of Congress, and city officials of Monterey and Sacramento concerning his efforts to obtain the names of members of the regiment; related notes; and list of members compiled by him.

Fayette Thompson letters : San Francisco, Calif., to Jesse Thompson, 1852-1853.

Contains two letters describing the hard working conditions in San Francisco and in the mines.

F.B.D. letters : to his children, 1900-1906.

Contains 3 letters of a man from New York sent west for his health. The first letter from Las Vegas Hot Springs, New Mexico dated April 1, 1900 describes Santa Fe and Tesuque, New Mexico and the Tewa Pueblo peoples...

Feather River dam construction photograph album [graphic]

Dam construction on the north fork of the Feather River, including the power house, workers, detailed views of equipment, tunnels, the river, various camps, headquarter buildings, the Western Pacific Railroad, and project officials (R.C. Colburn, B.S. Roberts, etc.) Also pictured...

Federal Civil Works Administration in California records : San Francisco, 1933-1934.

Contains records from the Civil Works Administration in San Francisco, Calif. including applications, surveys and work plans.

Federal Telegraph Company records, 1900-1929 (bulk 1910-1919).

Consists chiefly of correspondence; includes some legal agreements. Pertains to Beach Thompson's tenure as director of the Federal Telegraph Company, 1910-1917.

Federal Theatre Project dance photographs.

Photos are of the performance of a dance based on Lawrence Gellert's Negro songs of protest, in which Tamiris was the choreographer and principal danseuse. The performance was part of the Works Progress Administration Federal Theatre Project. Includes some related...

Federal Theatre Project (U.S.) Photographs of the Works Progress Administration's Federal Theatre Project [graphic]

Photographs show the interior and exterior of the Federal Theatre at Treasure Island in the San Francisco Bay, Calif. Includes views of the stage, cyclorama, offices, lobby, control board, automatic switchboard, etc. Also shows two views of the Sylvan Theatre,...

Federal Union, Inc., Western Office, San Francisco records, 1940-1942.

Correspondence and bulletins concerning the Western Office, and bulletins and press releases of the New York headquarters.

Fein, Philip. Photographs of buildings in the San Francisco Bay Area [graphic]

Interior and exterior architectural photographs primarily of public buildings including schools, hospitals, and others. Also includes some corporate buildings and private residences.

Felipa Osuna de Marrón recollections and papers, 1878.

Nineteenth century Californio testimonials. La Jolla, CA : UCSD Ethnic Studies/Third World Studies, 1994 (Crítica (La Jolla, Calif.): 47-53.

Felipe Arroyo de la Cuesta letter fragments : ALS, [undated].

Part of a collection of manuscript materials associated with the Franciscan missions in California. For other items in the collection, search under title: California mission miscellany, 1630-1830.

Felipe de Neve papers, 1781-1782.

Contents: Documents as governor of California. Include Instruccion para la fundacion de Los Angeles; letter from Teodoro de Croix to José de Galvez concerning founding of the pueblo; letter from Croix to Neve; regulations fixing prices of goods sold in...

Felix Deutsch autograph collection.

Primarily letters in response to a request by Deutsch for signatures.

Felix Flügel papers, [ca. 1918-1934]

Include a few letters written to him, from Robert G. Sproul, Charles A. Murdock and others; clippings of articles written by him; certificates of membership; and miscellaneous papers.

Felix Riesenberg letters : to Ruth H. Kynock : TS, 1944 June 28-July 20.

Letters referring to Riesenberg's official communications to the Recruitment and Manning Organization concerning his draft status. Both letters signed: Felix Riesenberg, Jr.

Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.), Task Force on Latin America and the Caribbean records, circa 1990-2005.

Organizational files including publications, reports, maps, and documents related to a campaign to close and environmentally clean up United States military bases in Panama. Other materials include publications from Panama and other groups active in related issues. Some materials in...

Feminist Institute records : Berkeley, Calif., 1980-1995.

Records include brief histories of the organization; minutes of committee meetings, including administrative, steering, and curriculum; requests for funding; notices of classes and public presentations offered, with course proposals; press releases and other publicity; membership and mailing lists; and, memoirs,...

Ferdinand C. Ewer journals, 1849 Apr.-Nov.

Written while on journey over sea in the York as a member of The Pacific Company or Pacific Mining Company. A list of members is pasted on the journal. George N. Cheever was master.

Fernando Montijo letterpress copybooks, Guaymas, Mexico, 1879 1896.

Mainly business letters for the firm of F.A. Aguilar Sucesores in Guaymas. Also included are some letters and accounts while treasurer of the Compañía Minera Zaragoza and of the Compañía Unión Minera de Las Prietas.

Ferol Egan papers, approximately 1966-2000.

Personal papers, including general correspondence; correspondence with A.B. Guthrie and Richard Dillon; manuscripts of articles; reviews; manuscripts for The Taste of Time, The Eldorado Trail, Sand in a Whirlwind, and Fremont: Explorer for a Restless Nation.

Ferré journal : ms., 1837 Jul.-1839 Aug.

Experiences as ship surgeon aboard La Gloire during the "Pastry War" in Mexico; descriptions of Lisbon, Havana and Vera Cruz; battle of San Juan de Ulúa, Nov. 27, 1838; Mexican politics; blockade of Vera Cruz, and skirmish of Dec. 5,...

Ferré Letters to Henri Moulin and others : ALS, 1838-1839.

Letters from the director of the health service for the French fleet that was sent to San Juan de Ulúa to enforce payment of reparations to French nationals in Mexico (the "Pastry War") Two were written to Ferré's wife and...

Ferrari-Graves collection of photographic negatives [graphic].

Historic San Francisco scenes, including streets, buildings, and locomotives.

Ferrocarril de Tacubaya narrow gauge line, Mexico City, Mexico [graphic]

Views show locomotives and cars for the F.C. de Tacubaya line, a miniature, 2-foot gauge railway, that ran entirely through Mexico City (built by Fernando de Teresa in 1896 from a horse-tram line in the Tacubaya district to an amusement...

Ferrocarril del Salvador : typescript, 1899 Apr.-1900 Oct.

Copies of letters written by Stuart as general manager of the railroad to the board of directors in London concerning management of the company's properties.

F.G. Louis Wiesenhavern papers, 1845-1881.

Contains correspondence to and from F.G. Louis Wiesenhavern covering the period of his emigration to the U.S., living in the U.S., including San Francisco, Calif. and Nauvoo, Ill., and his trip to Hannover to visit family. Correspondence discusses home and...

Fianna Éireann Irish Republican Youth Association photograph albums.

Albums document members and activities of the San Francisco branch of the Na Fianna Éireann Irish Republican Youth Association scout organization. Vol. 1 (PIC box) and vol. 2 (AX box) depict scouts and adult associates at various demonstrations and other...

Fiber art: oral history transcript : visual thinking and the intelligent hand / 2003.

Early years, family, World War II, escape, and arrival in America; education at the University of California, Berkeley; emergence as a professional artist; travel in India and Afghanistan; creating and leading Fiberworks Center for the Textile Arts; faculty appointment at...

Fidler, Harold A. (Harold Alvin) Records relating to The Atomic Energy Commission Management Advisory Committee, 1962-1972.

Correspondence and other documents concerning The United States Atomic Energy Commission Management Advisory Committee.

Field records for California and Nevada, 1952-1959.

Records of 300 interviews - 270 in California and 30 in Nevada; directed by David W. Reed. Each interview consists of 75 pages in phonetic notation, recording responses to a 602-item questionnaire patterned after those used in Linguistic Atlas studies...

Field, Sara Bard Letters to Margaret and Roy Sowers, 1952-1955.

Mainly regarding the disposal of her library.

Fifty years in the dairy industry : oral history transcript / 2002.

Childhood background in the West, 1920-1939; military service 1939-1945; return to the states and civilian life; Alameda County Milk Dealers Association; transitions in industry: changes in distribution patterns, packaging, and process; family and work life, 1950s and 1960s; Northern California...

Fifty years of grassroots social activism : oral history transcripts / 1987-1990.

Discusses her early life in Berkeley, education, travel in Europe, and work for social change. Her efforts for improving conditions for migrant farm workers and rural children, health issues, and her involvement with War on Poverty are focuses.

Fighting toxic emissions in Richmond, California, 1984-2000 / 2003.

Boyhood in Richmond, California, undergraduate education, and early career; the work of the West County Toxics Coalition, 1984-present; the national and international context of WCTC's work.

File concerning the campaign of José de Berrotarán, and the charges resulting from it, 1749-1750.

A file relating to the campaign of Berrotarán, commander of the presidio of San Francisco de Conchos, for the pacification of Suma, Apache, and other Indians, ordered by the governor, Juan Francisco de la Puerta y Barrera, in accordance with...

File concerning the town and district of Apam : Mexico : ms. S, 1789 Jan. 9-Feb. 27.

File on the town and district of Apam (Hidalgo) including two reports by Pesa, alcalde mayor, to Bernardo Bonavia, intendant general; a diagram of the district showing its location with respect to Mexico City; and a copy of a letter...

File of records for various gambling houses and for lotteries : ms., [ca. 1870-1912].

Part of a collection of Chinese business records from Nevada County, Calif.

Files concerning the War Relocation Authority, 1942-1946.

Censored files concerning WRA programs and activities.

Files from the National Japanese American Student Relocation Council, 1942-1943.

A fragmentary file containing carbon copies of letters, l942-1943, mostly from Nisei students who were receiving assistance from the Council. Some describe conditions in relocation centers, experiences at academic institutions, etc. Also included are some materials relating to the Council...

Files relating to Alaska.

Primarily newspaper clippings and press releases.

Files relating to the American Association of Social Workers, East Bay Chapter, 1945-1949.

Include file of correspondence and work of the Chapter, 1945-1946; and file for Committee on International Social Work, 1948-1949.

Files relating to the evacuation of Japanese and Japanese Americans : Berkeley, Calif., 1942-1975.

Brief account researched and written by Shirley Q. Henderson in 1975 describes the role of the church and the use of its Pilgrim Hall, which was designated a Civilian Control Station for the registration and evacuation of Japanese Americans in...

Files relating to the publication of M. Scott Momaday's The Way to Rainy Mountain, 1967-1968.

Correspondence, readers' comments, printer's copy of manuscript and revised typescript of the Man Made of Words, etc.

Filipino Federation of America group portraits [graphic].

Group portraits of members of the Filipino Federation of America and Equi Fili Brium, taken on various occasions in various California locations, including Los Angeles and Santa Maria. Also includes studio portrait of unidentified Filipino man.

[Filipino-American family photograph albums of life in California].

Volume 1: Family snapshot photograph album depicting everyday life of Marcelino "Ninoy" Alcantara and Marcela Alcantara, a Filipino immigrant couple living in San Mateo in the 1940s and 1950s. Also contains photographs documenting Marcelino's service in the U.S. Army's 978th...

Film Arts Foundation pictorial archive.

Includes FAF people files (directors and other independent filmmakers) and film files (production stills and other promotional material). Also includes photographs documenting the Film Arts Foundation Festival of Independent Cinema, Sundance Film Festival, and other independent film festivals and film...

Film Arts Foundation records, circa 1979-2007.

Film Arts Foundation records, BANC MSS 2008/279, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Fimrite, Ron [Photographs from the Ron Fimrite papers].

Miscellaneous photographs from the life and career of Ron Fimrite: as a young man in a studio portrait with his parents; as a student on the staff of the Daily Californian; and various scenes of Fimrite appearing with others, including...

Finding of the Drake Plate : oral history transcript / 1955-1956.

Concerning the finding of the Plate of Brass by William Caldeira (Mr. Bocqueraz' chauffeur) while on a hunting trip near Drake's Bay in 1933. Also, transcript of brief interview (Feb. 1, 1956) of Mr. Bocqueraz with George P. Hammond at...

Finding the themes : oral history transcript : family, anthropology, language origins, peace and conflict / 2001.

LeCron and Cowles family history in Iowa, friends, schools, Des Moines neighborhoods; life themes, rituals, illness; studying anthropology at Northwestern University, Melville Herskovits; marriage to George Foster and study in Vienna, 1938; fieldwork in Mexico: Sierra Popoluca, 1941, long-term work...

Fine arts inventory of public buildings in California, 1972 July.

Contains descriptions of art works, information concerning the artists, and note of present condition of the works.

Fine Printing and the Grabhorn Press : oral history transcripts / and related material, 1967-1968.

Association with his brother, Edwin, in his early printing career and with the Grabhorn Press; views on fine printing, other printers, etc. Includes also comments by Jane (Mrs. Robert) Grabhorn on the Grabhorn brothers. Photographs inserted.

Finley McDiarmid letters to his wife Constantia McDiarmid : Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin, 1850-1851.

Contains 12 letters written on McDiarmid's overland journey from Wisconsin to California, May-October 1850 and while in the goldfields. Also includes a 105-page letter written as journal to his wife while traveling to California.

Fire protection in the Berkeley Hills, 1921-1926.

A collection of letters, clippings, reports and pamphlets, 1921-1926, relating to the formation and work of the Committee, and to the Berkeley fire of Sept. 17, 1923.

Fire views of San Francisco [graphic]

Collection contains commercial photographs by the Bushnell Foto Co. showing damage caused by the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906. Buildings pictured include: Call Building (on fire), Hall of Justice, San Francisco Hotel, I.O.O.F. (Independent Order of Odd Fellows)...

Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. policy registers : Danville, Calif., 1897-1910.

Describes agent Chas J. Wood's policy holders residences and businesses in Danville, Calif.

Firestone Vineyard, a Santa Ynez Valley pioneer : oral history transcript / 1996.

Brooks Firestones discusses his early career with and resignation from Firestone Tire & Rubber Co.; the beginnings of the Firestone Vineyard in 1972; building the winery; and general trends in the wine industry.

First among equals : oral history transcript : California legislative leadership, 1964-1992 / 1999.

Boyhood in Texas; education: San Francisco State University, 1951-1955, Hastings Law School, 1955-1958; early Democrati party activities; election to state assembly, 1964; legislative issues and politics, 1965-1992; Ways and Means Committee chairmanship, 1969-1974; state assembly speaker, 1980-1993, leadership concerns: government...

First California Volunteer Regiment group portraits.

Group portraits of soldiers of the First Regiment of California Volunteers during the Spanish American War period, presumably assembled at San Francisco's Presidio or another San Francisco Bay Area military base. Images are dated 1899 and therefore follow the regiments...

First chief financial officer at Genentech, 1978-1984 : oral history transcript / 2002.

Childhood in New Jersey; education in chemistry, business; early employment experiences in business management, banking, and as financial and administrative officer for Genentech's first management team; early growth of Genentech, Inc.; corporate financial strategies; raising venture capital, product licensing, private...

First Hebrew Benevolent Society by-laws and constitution, 1900.

Collection consists of a 1900 printing of the constitution and by-laws of the First Hebrew Benevolent Society in San Francisco, California. Also included is a photocopy of the 1867 by-laws and constitution.

The first mission, California [graphic] : Death and resurrection, the story of San Diego.

Images depict scenes from the San Diego Mission, including interiors, grounds, exhibits, signs, burial marker and garden.

First Presbyterian Church, Marysville [graphic] /

Title from caption. Photographer's label affixed to verso.

First San Francisco Photographic Salon, 1901 : catalog.

Organized by the California Camera Club, the Mark Hopkins Institute and Camera craft.

First World War broadsides promoting killing of California ground squirrels.

First World War illustrated broadsides (posters, chiefly text) from 1918, promoting killing of California ground squirrels (including California governor William Stephens' proclamation of Squirrel Week, and commentary by U.S. Food Administration chief Herbert Hoover and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture D.F....

Fisher, Raymond H. (Raymond Henry) Papers pertaining to Robert J. Kerner, 1972-1988.

Photocopies of letters about Kerner from and to Fisher, 1972-1988 (correspondents include John A. Harrison, Robert F. Byrnes, and Gay Satsuma). Photocopy of article by Fisher, "Kerner, Bering, and the Amur: a refutation"; paper by Gay Satsuma, "Scholarly Entrepreneur: Robert...

A fisherman and whaler : recollections of the Richmond Whaling Station, 1958-1972 : oral history transcript / 1986.

Describes his career as a whaler, the life at sea, types of whales, anti-whaling sentiments, and the closing of the Richmond Whaling Station. He also speaks of his family background and Mormon upbringing.

Fisher-Merriam Family papers circa 1850's-2005.

Fisher-Merriam family papers, BANC MSS 2004/112 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Fisher-Merriam family photographs [graphic].

Collection contains mostly portrait and snapshot photographs relating to members of the Fisher and Merriam families of California and Massachusetts. Individuals represented include Galen Merriam Fisher, Ralph Talcott Fisher, Sr., Margaret Merriam Fisher, Grace Fisher Richards, and Leonard C. Fisher...

Five articles regarding the Cowell family, 1953 Nov. 8.

Five articles regarding the Cowell family, BANC MSS C-R 156, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Five etchings of Southern California missions [graphic]

Contains views of San Diego, Santa Barbara, San Juan Capistrano, San Gabriel, and San Luis Rey Missions.

Five illustrations from Antonio de Solis' History of the conquest of Mexico.

Illustrations captioned: The city of Mexico, The engagemnt [sic] between ye Spanish brigantines and the canoes of the Mexicans, Guatimozin taken in his retreat by Holguin, The great temple of Mexico, and [an uncaptioned general view of Mexico City and...

F.J. Cebulski papers, circa 1980-2000.

Reviews for Artweek, including notes and background materials. Drafts and notes for poetry and technical publications, some correspondence. Research materials and drafts for unpublished book on Hollister Ranch.

F.J. Geisler photographs of Martinez and other Contra Costa County locations.

Includes cityscapes, street scenes and other views of Martinez, Calif., as well as views of other Contra Costa County locations such as Port Costa, Alhambra Valley (including the railroad trestle, the cemetery and the home of John Muir), Crockett and...

Flagg, Isaac Manuscripts of three plays : Berkeley, [ca. 1913-1916]

The renegado, The sons of Jacob, and Turpentine Grove.

Flamm, Roy. Photographs of the Watzek house and the Swan house, [graphic]

The two houses were designed by architect John Yeon, the Watzek house in 1937 and the Swan house in 1950.

Flapper Fanny Says comic strip scrapbook.

Scrapbook of Flapper Fanny Says cartoon clippings affixed to leaves. Sections of the scrapbook are labeled according to thematic contents, such as "men", "pants", "evening wear", "sports", etc. Also includes a few clippings pertaining to Gladys Parker and her work...

Flavel Belcher letters, 1851-1857.

Letters relate to Flavel Belcher's experiences as a gold miner and Indian trader in California and as a member of Walker's filibustering expedition in Nicaragua.

[Fleishhacker family photograph collection].

Studio portraits, snapshot photographs, photograph albums, scrapbooks, wedding books and miscellaneous papers pertaining to multiple generations of the Fleishhacker, Mitau and Rhein families of San Francisco and Atherton. Individuals pictured include Herbert Fleishhacker and his wife May Greenbaum Fleishhacker; their...

[Fleishhacker Zoological Gardens construction photograph album].

Photograph album of professional views documenting the construction of various portions of the Fleishhacker Zoological Gardens in San Francisco, a Works Progress Administration project. Views depict construction progress of various structures from July to December of 1936. Subjects include moat...

Fletcher family album of Alaska views [graphic].

Alaskan views, primarily near Kodiak and Unga, Alaska. Includes group portraits, landscapes, ships and their crews, and some mines and settlements. Also includes family pictures.

Fletcher Flaherty papers, circa 1920-1955.

Personal papers and papers relating to the Sierra Railway Company of California.

Fletcher Harper Swift papers, [ca. 1907-1947]

Correspondence, primarily with school administrators and government officials; and related notes pertaining to his research projects, including his work on financing of education in Europe; MSS of his writings; and lecture notes. Some relate to his teaching career at the...

Flick and Sally & Henry through the national parks, 1922 : original diary, 2005 /

Typescript, spiral bound volume, containing a transcription of a manuscript diary of two women who went on a 5000 mile car trip, in a 1920 Ford touring car they called Henry, to visit the national parks including Yosemite, Grand Canyon,...

Fligelman family papers, 1930-1985.

Correspondence; newspaper clippings; obituaries; and a genealogy of the Brin, Barron, Cain, Epstein, Falk, Firestone, Fligelman, Gittleson, Goldfeather, Goodman, Ingber, Kejlis, Lewinsky, and Friedman families, compiled by Howard B. Brin. Persons represented include Belle Fligelman Winestein, Frieda Fligelman, Fanny Fligelman...

Flight plays : typescript, 1911-1914.

Includes Flight Play for 1914: The Vision of Portola, book and lyrics by George Sterling, music by R. H. Bassett (8 l.); and Flight Play for 1914, A Grove Play, book and lyrics by George Sterling, music by Cass Downing...

Flint, Bixby & Company correspondence.

from Ken Harrison Western Americana;

Flint family papers, 1896-1942 (bulk 1915-1922)

Family letters and other materials, including one letter from Thomas Flint (b. 1858) to his father Dr. Thomas Flint (b. 1824) about his engagement. Other correspondence is primarily between Mr. and Mrs. Thomas (Ada) Flint and their daughters Marjorie and...

Félix Díaz telegrams : from Mexico to Veracruz concerning capture : transcript, 1912 October 25-27.

Contains three typed copies of telegrams, with annotations, concerning the fate of General Díaz that were sent between Mexico and Veracruz. Telegrams numbered: Fojas 2, 8-9, 11-15, 19-20, 22-31, 38, 41-42, and 49.

Flood damage caused by the failure of the St. Francis Dam, San Francisquito Valley, Calif. [graphic]

Photographs depict debris and damage to buildings following the 1928 failure of the St. Francis Dam near Saugus, Calif. Also shown are relief tents and refugees in Santa Paula, Calif.

Floor plan for a building at Third and Mission Streets, San Francisco, [undated]

Blueprint of a floor plan for a building, apparently a hotel.

Flora and Lawrence Arnstein papers, 1906-1990.

The collection contains poetry; articles; programs; reviews; photographs, including those of Ernest Bloch and Oscar Weil; a pastel portrait of Harry Lane Levy by Helen Salz; a copy of "Impressions de Voyage" by Rebecca Godchaux, Flora Arnstein's French teacher; and...

Flora Woodworth photograph collection [graphic]

Snapshops of the Panama Pacific International Exposition of 1915, San Francisco; scenes of Panama City and of Colón, Panama, and Panama Canal.

Flora's Garten, oder Anthesische Ordnung der Blumen ... : Vienna : ms. S, 1828?

Draft of his work on seasonal plantings for flower gardens, with lists of flowers, plates and a table. Two letters (Apr. 19, 1828 and n.d.) by Ritter also included.

Florence Allen Holmes collection of California stereographs and other views [graphic]

Amateur stereographs depict the University of California (Berkeley), Berkeley area views, the Bohemian Grove, San Francisco illuminated for the Portola festival (1909 or 1913?), Bolinas, Monterey, etc. U.C. views include cadets drilling on campus. One view of Santa Barbara (1880's?)...

[Florence, Arizona].

Features pictured include the Florence Hotel and the home and orchard of Henry Jackson.

Florence Dickens Gray papers, circa 1912-1973 (bulk 1960-1973).

Mostly subject files relating to Florence Dickens Gray's 1960s work on the preservation of North Berkeley's Cordonices Park complex, which includes the Berkeley Rose Garden, Rose Walk, Cordonices Park itself, and the Berryman Reservoir. Files include correspondence; clippings; maps; sketches...

Florence Freehof papers, 1900-1990.

This collection contains correspondence and photographs of Florence Freehof and members of her family. It also has items relating to Israeli and Jewish folk dancing, in addition to papers and publications about or from Pioneer Women; the Friends of Shaare...

Florence Friedman papers, 1906-1978.

The collection primarily contains personal and work-related correspondence and material about the Visitacion Valley Community Center and Florence Friedman's time working there. Also included are personal and work photographs, work calendars, diaries, and certificates celebrating Friedman's work in the community.

Florence Hotel, San Diego [graphic] /

Interior (including dining room) and exterior of the Florence Hotel.

Florence Klinger papers, 1945-1981.

Published and related materials pertaining to a wide variety of conservation issues and proposed projects in the San Francisco Bay Area. Includes Klinger's independent projects and projects as part of Contra Costa Park Council. Materials include publications from local and...

Florence Klinger Sierra Club papers, 1963-1976.

Papers relating to Florence Klinger's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Florence Lundborg drawings and photographs [graphic].

Pencil illustrations of burros, Native Americans, an eskimo girl, and a rabbit within a spherical form. Photographs depict her painted glass "personality balls", with faces or animal forms on glass spheres. Some photographs bear color annotations by Lundborg on versos.

Florence M. Fava writings, 1971-1973.

Photocopies of typescripts mainly re findings in an archeological dig of a Constonoan or Ohlone Indian site in Los Altos Hills. Also, a brief history of the Mesa family, including information on the land grant of Rancho San Antonio to...

Florence McChesney Clifton collection on California Democratic Party, 1938-1966 (bulk 1938-1950).

Contains correspondence, telegrams, notes, publications, clippings, and programs concerning Democratic Party activities and interests. Concerns James Roosevelt, Calif. Governors Culbert L. Olson and Edmund "Pat" Brown, reelection campaigns of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman, and Helen Gahagan Douglas....

Florence Prag Kahn and Julius Kahn family papers, 1852-1948.

Collection includes biographical information about Mary and Conrad Prag (Florence Prag Kahn's parents), Julius Kahn, Florence Prag Kahn, and Conrad Kahn (Julius' and Florence's son); the writings of Mary Prag, including her essays "My Life Among the Mormons" and "Early...

Florence Reid photograph album [graphic]

Album contains snapshots of friends, family, and California scenery including Woodacre Lodge; various outing locations; the Los Angeles area and Exposition Park; Yosemite, Hetch Hetchy and other Sierra Nevada locales; and El Verano. Some individuals indentified as employees of John...

Florence Stevens scrapbooks : Sitka, Alaska, 1912-1914.

Contains two paper bound scrapbooks of a domestic science teacher at Sheldon Jackson School in Alaska with clippings, announcements, programs, student ephemera, etc. mostly related to school activities. Clippings include images of Native American young adults engaged in school and...

Florence's piano club mural [graphic].

Title supplied by cataloger.

Florida Mountain Mining Company stock certificates and tonnage chart, 1910 and 1919.

Nos. 676 and 677 to C.L. Nichols signed by indistinguishable signatures, dated October 10, 1910. Printed by Goes, and in corporated under the laws of South Dakota.

Florilegio Tabasqueño : Tabasco, Mexico : ms., 1925.

An anthology of poems by Tabascan poets, including several items later reproduced in Santamaría's printed compilation, La poesía tabasqueña -- Antología ... (1940).

Floyd G. Montoya letter : Pueblo, Colo., to José Lino Taylor, San Luis, Colo., 1920 Aug. 21.

On letterhead stationery of The Floyd Fairlyland Film Corporation (Pueblo and Alamosa, Colo.) correspondence from its vice-president to an investor regarding dividends on shares purchased. Letterhead depicts a reel of film unwinding to create a banner title with the company...

Floyd Salas papers, approximately 1958-1996.

Contains manuscript drafts, including "Tattoo the wicked cross," "What now my love," "Lay my body on the line," "The dirty boogie," "Fandango," "Heat of the hunt," and "La favorita."

Flying Cloud crew list ... : DS, 1854 Apr. 23-28.

List and agreement, with signatures of crew signed on for voyage to Hong Kong; affidavit of Josiah P. Creesy, Master, certified by J. Walton, Deputy Collector, U.S. Custom House, San Francisco.

Focus on Family Farms Day records, 1978-1986.

Contains correspondence, event details and clippings relating to the yearly event.

Focus on old Oakland, 1973-1983 /

Street scenes taken in downtown Oakland, documenting residents, buildings, signs, etc., with emphasis on the age of details of the neighborhood that contrast with contemporary development.

A. Fodera's market: corner of Clay and Montgomery.

Shop interior with dozens of poultry hanging from racks and stacked on counter.

[Foley and Burk circus photographs].

Color snapshots of Foley and Burk shows (carnival or circus) at various locales around California, many at county fairs such as Alameda (1961, 1964), Colusa (1961, 1965), Centerville (1962), Pleasanton(1962, 1964), and Tulare (1962), Many photographs show circus wagons loaded...

Foley, Jack Papers relating to Robert Duncan tribute, 1988 April 4.

Letters and post cards of acceptance or regrets, often embellished with anecdote and versified reminiscence, from colleagues and friends on the occasion of a memorial gathering organized by Foley following the death of poet Robert Duncan. One letter is a...

Folk art objects from the Karen Lee Wald Cuban research collection [realia].

Includes hand-crafted biplane and motorcycle constructed from used soft drink cans, bottles, wire, etc.

Following the cattle king : oral history transcript : a lifetime of agriculture, water management, and water conservation in California's Central Valley / 2002.

Childhood and family background in San Francisco and the Central Valley; reflections on great grandfather Henry Miller, including Miller-Haggin Agreement, 1888; UC Berkeley B.A., 1939; history of Miller & Lux; early career at Miller & Lux, 1940s; building Monterey Airport...

Folsom prison views from the Ira Cross collection.

Views of prison buildings and grounds including interiors of dormitories, kitchens, dining room, prison cells, etc. Also shows prisoners at work in the quarry, prisoners exercising, and other activities.

Folsom State Prison (Folsom, Calif.) photograph album.

Album includes photographs of prisoners, prison grounds, guards and other personnel of Folsom State Prison (Folsom, Calif.). Activities depicted include prisoner entertainment and recreation, quarrying, and guard duties, as well as leisure time activities of prison personnel and their families....

Fong Fook Gee immigration documents, 1921-1936.

Contains U.S. Public Health Service card, a doctor's cetificate of health and an alien tax receipt.

Fong Wan Herb Company customer journals and newspaper advertisement, 1916-1940.

Four commercial bookkeeping journals from the Fong Wan Herb Company of Oakland, California containing handwritten lists of customer names dated from 1916 to 1927. Entries include a prescription number, though no specifics on actual formulas or items sold is included)....

[Fook Sam Fong photograph album of World War II military training at Williams Field, Arizona].

Snapshot photograph album compiled by Chinese American pilot Fook Sam Fong of the U.S. Army Air Forces, while training at Williams Field, Arizona during the second world war. Photographs chiefly depict Fong and his fellow cadets, many of them also...

Foothill Jewish Community records, 1991-1999.

This collection consists of materials that document the history and activities of the Foothill Jewish Community, an organization that was active from June 2, 1991 to September 1, 1999.

For Bunn Bunn [graphic] : drawings of animals and a Valentine's Day card made by Alexander Calder for his nephew Kenneth Hayes.

Scrapbook of pasted-in animal sketches in ink inscribed: to Bunny on his 5th birthday from Sandy. Valentine sketch of a stork with a movable wing inscribed: For Bunn Bunn....

Forbes, Andrew Alexander Photographs of Cottonwood Lakes and Creek, and other southern Sierra Nevada scenes.

Collection contains views of mountains and scenery in the following locations: Mount Whitney, Crabtree Meadows, Cottonwood Lakes, Cottonwood Creek, Rock Creek Lake, and Army Trail Pass. One view shows tents at "Anton's Camp, Cottonwood Creek."

Ford and Sanborn Mercantile Company records, 1870-1871, 1914-1920.

Contains the financial records of a Salinas, Calif. general store. Receipts are only for businesses with names starting with the letters L-P.

[Ford Western Roundup sales convention photograph album].

Professional photographs documenting activities associated with the Ford Western Roundup, a convention of Ford Motor Company sales personnel held at the Oakland Civic Auditorium (later renamed Kaiser Convention Center) in May of 1948. Images depict attendees dressed in western attire...

Ford-Earl family papers, 1835-1980.

Primarily papers of the families of Jerome B. Ford (1821-1889), Josiah Earl (1821-1884), Guy Chaffee Earl (1861-1935), and Ella Ford Earl (1860-1945).

Foreign Students and the Berkeley International House, 1928-1961 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1966-1967.

Comments on his father, James A. Blaisdell and his presidency of Pomona College; his own career as director of International House from its inception in 1930 until his retirement in 1961. Photographs inserted.

Forest History Society oral histories, transcripts, 1953-1956.

Incomplete typed transcripts of interviews conducted by John Larson of the Forest History Society with Casimir J. Wood, president; J.W. Lilly, resident manager; and William McCarthy, mechanic.

Forest Management in the United States Forest Service 1907-1952 : Berkeley, California : typescript, 1965.

History of his career in the U.S. Forest Service particularly as assistant chief in charge of management, protection and development of national forest resources, 1935-1952; observations on some of the leaders in the Service; Civilian Conservation Corps.; federal legislation affecting...

[Forest scene] [graphic]

Title supplied by cataloger.

Forest Service issues and legislation to 1951 : oral history transcript / 1965-1974.

Bound with this are two additional transcripts of interviews conducted in 1964 by Mrs. Fry pertaining to the Forestry Service: The Making of a Regional Forester, by Evan W. Kelley, with comments also on the CCC. ([44] l.) Recollections of...

Forest taxation study, 1926-1935 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1965-1967.

Background of the study conducted by the U.S. Forest Service, the personnel, how it was conducted, etc. Included also: a report on the forest insurance study conducted by the Forest Service, written by Harold B. Shepard for ROHO. Appended: correspondence...

Forestry photographs from the Emanuel Fritz papers.

Photographs relate to Fritz' career and show logging and forestry, mainly in California, but also in other states and countries.

The Forgotten Californians : Chico, Calif. : typescript, 1974.

History of the Hawaiian family and their arrival in California in 1839; marriage into the Konkau tribe of California; comments on the Round Valley Indian Reservation; and life and work with John and Annie Bidwell. Photographs and genealogies for the...

Formas en blanco para cuentas militares : n.p. : ms., [undated].

Blank forms for the financial records of the Cuarta Compañía Volante (Fourth Mobile Company).

Former executive director, Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma counties, 1974-1991 : oral history transcript / 1997.

Family background, Jewish community, Cleveland, OH; education at Lafayette College, and Hebrew Union College, 1964-1969; rabbinical student in Israel during 1967 War; assistant rabbi, Congregation Emmanu-El, San Francisco, 1969-1972; assistant to executive, United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York, 1972-1974;...

Forrest Winfield Miller correspondence, 1942-1947.

Contains 545 letters between a WWII soldier, Forrest Miller, and his parents, girlfriend and eventual wife, Grace Helen Grimes, and friends. Letters are handwritten and typescript in various formats such as airmail and v-mail. Also contains two photographs of Miller...

Fort Barry, Marin County album.

Snapshots of soldiers and gunneries and Fort Barry, and several of the Panama Pacific International Exposition.

Fort Bragg, Calif. snapshot album [graphic]

Mainly uncaptioned views show homes, a baby, children, adults, motor and horse drawn vehicles, picnics and other outings, camping, and other family scenes. Includes photos of baby equipment: a walker(?), baby carriage, rocking horse, and other toys. Also includes photographs...

Fort Bridger miscellany.

Clippings and Mss. segregated from W.A. Carter family papers, pertaining to Jim Bridger, post life, and the physical establishment at Fort Bridger, including the text of a proposed promotional brochure by Mrs. Lulie (Carter) Groshon on the abandoned military post.

Fort Bridger post records, 1858-1890.

Includes registers of letters received, 1865-1866, 1868-1873, and 1885-1890; and copies of letters sent, 1858, 1964-1878. The 1858 letters include orders and special orders of escort troops en route, and at Camp Scott and Fort Bridger. A "History of Post"...

Fort Humboldt, California [graphic]

Views show Fort Humboldt as originally designed, and area around the fort.

Fort Laramie, Wyoming Territory [graphic]

Pictures document the historical development of Fort Laramie, from its inception. Includes general views of the town and fort, with Indians, officer housing, and other buildings. One photo of Fort Reno, Wyoming is also present.

Fort Mason photograph album documenting facilities following the Second World War [graphic].

United States Army photograph album documenting Fort Mason (San Francisco, Calif.) and vicinity. Includes general aerial views, views of structures and grounds, and interior scenes of buildings and facilities of the then-U.S. Army port. Also includes views of the adjacent...

Fort McDowell (Calif.) and United States Army Air Corps photograph album.

Album includes snapshot photographs depicting soldiers, ships and planes of, presumably, the U.S. Army Air Corps, as well as fortifications and other buildings of Fort McDowell on Angel Island (San Francisco Bay, Calif.). Also includes scenes taken during soldiers' leisure...

Fort Ross and Timber Cove views.

Collection includes many photographs of the Timber Cove area in Sonoma County, California. The Benitz family ranch and Benitz & Kolmer ranch are pictured showing orchards, apples, and related scenes. The old chapel at Fort Ross is shown, along with...

Fort Ross map and related materials, 1816-1918.

Plan of the Russian establishment at Fort Ross. (San Francisco, Oct. 27, 1816), letter of explanation (Nov. 13, 1918) from J. Franklin Jameson to Charles E. Chapman, and copy of Chapman's reply.

Fort Wingate, New Mexico views [graphic]

Photographs show a woman in a room (captioned: Gen Bradleys sitting room Fort Wingate New Mexico), a family group on a porch, and a large group under a shelter among trees. Photographs appear to relate to army officer Luther Prentice...

Fortnight: the newsmagazine of California : records, 1951-1957.

Form letters, financial reports, advertising rates, memoranda, etc.

Forty years in the Office of the President, University of California, 1905-1945 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1959.

Comments on work in the president's office as stenographer, secretary and executive secretary under presidents Wheeler, Barrows, Campbell and Sproul; faculty members; the campus during the two world wars. Appended: Stevens' farewell address to President Wheeler and official job description....

Foster's and Bickford's diners and bakeries.

Chiefly diner and bakery storefronts (exteriors), interiors, and window displays. Some photographs of staff in restaurants and bakeries, and some portraits of unidentified executives are also present.

Foucault, Michel Papers from the UC Berkeley French Studies Program, pertaining to Michel Foucault's visits at Berkeley and Stanford University, 1975-1984.

Notes for and drafts of articles; edited transcripts of taped interviews, lectures and group discussions.

Founder and director of Disabled Students' Services, UC Riverside and UC Davis : oral history transcript /

Family background in foreign service; onset of polio in the Philippines, 1950; rehab at Kabat-Kaiser, 1951-1954; independent living skills, India and Pakistan; UC Riverside, B.A., and career: HOPE (Handicapped Opportunity Program for Education) and Special Services; UC Davis, Office of...

Founding Clos du Bois Winery : oral history transcript : a marketing approach / 1998.

Background and early marketing experience with Procter & Gamble; developing and marketing Pine Mountain Log and other products; developing Breckenridge Ski Resort; Clos du Bois: vineyards in Alexander and Dry Creek Valleys, producing wine at other wineries, marketing goals for...

Four California certified public accountants : oral history transcript / and related material, 1958-1968.

Interviews with Harry J. Cooper (23 l.), John F. Forbes (15 l.), James E. Hammond (23 l.), and Anson Herrick (22 l.). Recollections of early days of public accounting in California, their own careers, and the formation of the California...

[The Four elements [graphic] : illustrative designs after Watteau].

Decorative panels with ornamental scrollwork and elaborate design elements surrounding human figures in scenes representative of the four elements. Each is individually captioned: L'Eau, La Tierre, L'Air, and Le Feu.

Four fragments of manuscripts found at a Mohammedan monastery in Abouja, Nigeria in 1903 : and related materials, [ca. 200-700 A.D.].

Also included: Photocopy of statement by Walter Sylvester Hertzog concerning the fragments.

Four items relating to Boston Corbett, who killed John Wilkes Booth and to John Corbett, alias Boston Corbett : 1911-1913.

Contents. - [no. 1] Typewritten letter, signed, Topeka, Kan., Jan. 23, 1913, to Francis E. Leupp, from T.C. Biddle, supt. Topeka state hospital.-[no. 2] Typewritten letter, signed, Atlanta Ga., Jan. 23, 1913, to Francis E. Leupp, from William H. Moyer,...

Four letters from Fanny Stevenson : to Gelett Burgess : ALS, 1898.

Love letters to Burgess written after Robert Louis Stevenson's decease.

Four letters to Professor John Norton Pomeroy : Washington, D.C. : ALS, 1881-1884.

[No. 1] Supreme Court of the United States ... June 21, 1881. Relating in part to the proposed publication of a "sketch" by Prof. Pomeroy. (9 p. on 3 fold. leaves); [no. 2] April 14, 1882. Relating in part to...

Four manuscript layouts for "Cancion Cubana.",

Manuscript with tipped in photographs: 4 manuscript layouts on 3 boards.

Four Mexican subjects.

1. Pyramid -- 2. Architectural sculpture -- 3. Mexican subject (town square) after Guanajuato by Nebel -- 4. Mujica's Reconstruction of the Temple of the warriors at Chichen Itza.

Four stock certificates to Davis Louderbach : Virginia City, Nev. : DS, 1864 July 20.

With signatures of Warren Heaton, President, and E.W. Haines, Secretary.

Fournel, Victor Letters to Paul Lacombe : ALS, 1884-1885.

Letters concern the thesis written by his son, Charles, L'Hopital Beaujon: histoire depuis son origine jusqu'a nos jours.

Fourteenth Industrial Exhibition stereographs: [graphic] : Mechanics' Institute, San Francisco, Calif.

Interior views of the Mechanics' Pavilion in San Francisco, Calif. One is a general interior view with a large fountain at center, and the other shows the frames, mirrors, and mouldings exhibit of Sanborn, Vail & Co., a San Francisco-based...

Fourth of July celebration : San Francisco, Calif. : scrapbook, 1880 June 5-July 14.

Scrapbook compiled as a contemporary documentation of all the activities of this celebration, principally as recorded in almost all of the city's newspapers, beginning with an announcement of the Celebration Board in the June 5th issue of the Bulletin. Coverage...

Fourth of July parade, 1869, and other Oakland scenes.

Six views show a Fourth of July parade in Oakland. Also included: IOOF parade, April 26, 1869; view of the Golden Gate from Oakland; Lake Peralta; 12th Street Bridge, Oakland.

Fragmentos de correspondencia, 1817-1832.

Mainly fragments of correspondence, circular letters to the missions, and prayers translated into Indian dialects.

Fragments of sermons : ms., [undated].

Part of a collection of manuscript materials associated with the Franciscan missions in California. For other items in the collection, search under title: California mission miscellany, 1630-1830.

France, Consulate General, Korea documents, 1897-1910.

Correspondence with French consuls and ministers in China and Japan, the Korean Foreign Minister, the Japanese Minister and Resident at Seoul; and miscellaneous papers. The collection concerns the opening of the port of Mokpo to foreign commerce and the regulation...

France: miscellaneous letters and documents.

Concerns French social life, customs and history. Individual items cataloged separately. Search under title: France: Miscellaneous letters and documents.

Frances Rand Smith papers, ca. 1908-1937.

Consists of manuscripts and research notes of unpublished works by Frances Rand Smith. Manuscripts are of "Spanish grants and early ranchos in Palo Alto's history," and "The Mission of San Diego de Alcala: a study of the architecture of the...

Frances Towle collection of Ina D. Coolbrith, approximately 1907-1919.

Contains letters, postcard, and printed ephemera. Most of the correspondence is addressed to Mrs. [Frances] Towle. One letter is addressed to a Mr. Desendorf. Some of the printed ephemera includes Ina D. Coolbrith's poetry.

Francis A. Jenkins papers, 1956-1958.

Relate to his work in physics at the University of California at Berkeley and to the loyalty oath.

[Francis Arthur Gravins photograph collection of African American life in the San Francisco Bay Area].

Chiefly snapshots documenting the leisure activities of Francis Arthur Gravins in the San Francisco Bay Area during the mid-20th Century, in particular many formal and informal African American social events, as well as gatherings with friends and family members. Also...

Francis Augustus Bishop diaries : and related material, 1855-1874.

Describes activities while an engineer in 1855; living at Shingle Springs in 1868 (written in Bancroft's Diary for 1868, contianing useful memoranda, and table for reference, H.H. Bancroft and Company, bought at J.F. Crawford, Bookseller, 4th and K, Sacramento); Again...

Francis Burnham Rigby photograph albums [graphic] : reconstruction of San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley after the earthquake and fire of 1906, and scenes from the English countryside.

California album (Vol. 1) contains ms narrative text by Rigby describing his observations of several San Francisco Bay Area locales and various aspects of American culture in general (business, real estate, transportation, democracy, boys and girls, police officers and the...

Francis De Salles Carroll papers, circa 1906-1959.

Contains correspondence including letters from lovers Gaetano Felice "Felix" Marchetti and Llewellyn Stone, from his wife Sibyl Augusta Baldwin before their marriage and from Martha Swan, among others. Also includes scrapbook with pictures of Carroll and his wife, a typescript...

Francis Edward Prevaux letters, 1845-1859.

Contains sixty-six handwritten personal letters of Baptist missionary to California, Francis Edward Prevaux, and his wife, Lydia Prevaux (nee Rowell), addressed to various other family members. Fifty-six of the letters are written by Francis Prevaux and mostly addressed from Oakland...

Francis Hamlin correspondence, diaries, and family papers, 1833-1950.

Collection includes Francis Hamlin's diaries dating from 1849 to 1902 documenting his life as a rancher and businessman around Yuba City, California. Two diaries document Hamlin's overland journey. This first of these, from 1849, details his journal to California in...

Francis J. Turner papers.

Research on perrology of ultrabasic rocks in New Zealand; 3-axis stage for petrographic microscope; fabric of deformed rocks & artificially deformed rocks and minerals; study of the fabric of Yule marble from a quarry at Yule Creek, Colorado.

Francis John Sullivan papers, [ca. 1906-1924]

Correspondence; copies of his speeches; miscellaneous financial papers; a few photographs; clippings; and genealogical data re the Sullivan family.

Francis Joseph Heney correspondence with Theodore Roosevelt, 1906-1918.

25 letters from Roosevelt; copies of 3 letters from Heney. Chiefly concerning the San Francisco graft trials, Progressive Party policies and the Oregon land fraud cases. A letter to Mrs. Heney, May 27, 1918, and booklet for the Welcome Home...

Francis Kittredge Shattuck papers : and related materials, 1853-1940 (bulk 1870-1900).

Collection relates to one of the founders of Berkeley and to his associates, and includes documents concerning his estate. Includes titles and deeds to property, notes, legal documents, biographical materials, and news articles.

Francis Le Chevalier dictations on naval career : [San Francisco, Calif.], circa 1887.

Manuscript dictation accounts of a United States Navy veteran of his military career during the U.S. Civil War and the Mexican War. The Civil War account (4 p.) includes the capture of Fort Henry, being taken prisoner and released, discharge...

Francis M. Thompson miscellany : and a speech on Chinese immigrants in California, circa 1880-1916.

Documents relate to the life of Francis M. Thompson, including a "Fort Square map" (in oversize folder) showing property of Thompson and others; a resolution of the Franklin County Bar Association in his honor, a biographical sketch and related correspondence...

[Francis Milville Benjamin collection of U.S. Navy photographs].

Chiefly snapshots documenting Benjamin's long career in the United States Navy, including both the First World War and Second World War. Photographs document activities and scenes on various ships, including the U.S.S. Mongolia, U.S.S. Melville and U.S.S. Hornet; numerous U.S....

Francis P. and Marjory B. Farquhar photograph collection [graphic]

Includes numerous National Parks views (especially Yosemite and other Sierra Nevada locations, with some camping trips and Sierra Club outings), and photos of the Grabhorn Press in San Francisco. Includes some photographs relating to Francis P. Farquhar's association with The...

Francis P. Farquhar negatives of western national parks [graphic].

Negatives depict various scenes of Farquhar's travels to Grand Canyon National Park, Platt National Park, Tonto National Monument, Roosevelt Dam, Palm Canyon, Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park, Zion National Park, Pipe Spring National Monument, Yellowstone National Park, Petrified Forest...

Francis P. Farquhar papers : additions, 1899-1985.

Correspondence, manuscripts of writings, subject files, and other papers.

Francis P. Farquhar pictorial collection.

Collection consists primarily of photos and drawings relating to the Sierra Nevada mountains and the region's history. It includes images taken by Farquhar and his contemporaries as well as photographs of historical interest which he collected as part of his...

Francis Parkman letters, 1864-1888?

Re his historical writings.

Francis Pierce Lathrop papers, circa 1940-1945.

Correspondence, envelopes, photographs, post cards, and ephemera of an ordnance officer serving in Europe during World War II. Correspondence is addressed to his sister Lucy Lathrop Boggs of Berkeley, Calif. from a variety of locations, mostly overseas, including England and...

Francis Rawdon-Hastings letters, 1786-1808.

Relate to various military and legal matters.

Francis S. Foote papers, 1926-1953.

Correspondence, notes, copies of his articles and photographs, relating to his work on Alexis Waldemar Von Schmidt and the California boundaries. Include letters from Sydney Wilmot, Herbert I. Priestley, Mabel R. Gillis, George L. Harding, Ernest W. Spaulding, U.S. Webb,...

Francis S. Philbrick papers, [ca. 1909-1912].

Correspondence, notes, and outlines on research in various Spanish archives for material relating to Cuba.

Francis Violich collection of Telesis records, 1939-1996.

Contains by-laws minutes, rosters, program information, including newsletters and exhibitions files, and correspondence documenting the work of Telesis (1939-1952). Also includes research of Violich including manuscripts, interviews with major Telesis players and publications about the birth of environmental planning (1974-1993).

Francis W. Page papers, 1853-1879.

Letters mainly from banking establishments in Sacramento and Marysville; Page's will; and revocation of power of attorney.

Francis Walcott Sierra Club papers, 1954-1972.

Papers relating to Francis Walcott's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Francis William Hutchinson papers, 1944-1994.

Consists of articles and two book-length manuscripts: Cryogenic Engineering, Refrigeration, and Gas Liquefaction and, The Solar House: Design and Performance.

Francis William Rubke papers, ca. 1912-1947.

Includes letters from Henry Morse Stephens, Charles E. Chapman, F.S. Philbrick, Samuel E. Morison, K.C. Leebrick, Robert H. Lowie and others, and miscellaneous papers relating to his student days at the University of California.

Francisca Vallejo McGettigan scripts for KYA radio series "Padres, Gringoes and Gold," 1936-1937.

Scripts for a weekly radio program sponsored by Chamberlain Lotion and covering the history of California, from the Spanish period up to the 1930s, primarily focusing on the history of Northern California and the Vallejo family's role in the development...

Francisco Alatorre letters received : mss., 1855-1869.

Letters received by the Mexican general, relating to Mexican internal struggles and resistance against the French. Correspondents include Miguel Auza, Santos Degollado, Manuel Doblado, Mariano Escobedo, Gabriel García, Luis García, Jesús González Ortega, Benito Juárez and Ignacio Zaragoza.

[Francisco Cornejo pictorial works chiefly pertaining to El Rancho del Artista].

Printed material and original artworks by Francisco Cornejo. PIC box 1 contains samples of illustrated print material -- originally compiled in 2 volumes but disbound prior to library's acquisition -- mostly designed by Cornejo for El Rancho del Artista, including...

Francisco del Toro letters : Mexico, 1912-1913.

Letters written by, or relating to, Brigadier General Toro.

Francisco Guerrero y Palomares papers : ms., 1839-1847.

Relate mainly to Guerrero's petitions for land in San Francisco and for an extension of his Rancho Corral de Tierra, with letters and documents from Guerrero, M. Jimeno Casarín, Antonio María Osio and Manuel Micheltorena. Also included are two variant...

[Francisco Lee Sohu family photograph collection].

Formal portraits and snapshots documenting the family of Francisco Lee Sohu, a Chinese immigrant who settled in Tampico, Mexico where he worked as a dentist. Collection depicts family life of the Sohus, including Francisco ("Pancho") and his wife Luz ("Luchita")...

Francisco Mora lithographs [or linocuts?] : Sŕie Mineros.

Stamp of the Taller de Gráfica Popular on the verso of each.

Francisco Ocampo papers, 1847, 1865-1872.

Copies and originals. Include registration of Ocampo's cattle brand by Enrique Avila, 1847; Los Angeles tax receipt, 1865; agreement re sale of cattle, 1869; accounts, 1869-1870; deeds for property in Los Angeles; documents relating to litigation for lots in Los...

Francisco Palacio de Miranda papers, 1862-1868.

Bills, billheads and advertisements chiefly from San Francisco merchants ...

Francisco Pérez receipts : Guadalajara, 1849 May.

Acknowledgment of receipt of coins for delivery to Barron, Forbes & Company.

Franck Roberts Havenner scrapbooks and papers, [ca. 1936-1952]

Scrapbooks contain clippings relating primarily to his political campaigns and to his service as California Congressman, 1937-41 and 1945-53. Unmounted clippings in carton; mounted excerpts from Congressional Record and copies of legislative bills in the packages.

Frank A. Gralle scrapbooks, [1936-1937].

V. 1 contains clippings re construction and opening of Bay Bridge, 1936; v. 2, souvenir edition of San Francisco newspapers celebrating the completion of the Golden Gate Bridge, 1937, removed from V. 1.

Frank A. Kittredge Sierra Club papers, 1938.

Papers relating to Frank A. Kittredge's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Frank A. Leach and Edwin R. Leach files related to mints, mines, refining, and smelting, 1890-1958.

Contains files on mines in California, Nevada and Oregon, mining companies, the U.S. Mint, and the San Francisco Mint. Mining materials include correspondence, company reports, assay notes, assay blueprints, maps, etc. Also includes documents related to the Leach's work with...

[Frank A. Leach photographs of the U.S. Mint in San Francisco].

Includes a few portraits of Frank A. Leach taken during his tenure as Superintendent of the old U.S. Mint in San Francisco. Also includes several interior views of the Mint, probably taken in 1899, depicting employees (coiners, melters, refiners, assayers,...

Frank Adams papers, 1917-1951.

Correspondence, including letters from the American Farm Bureau Federation, the California Farm Bureau Federation, Claude B. Hutchison, and Fred B. Wood; and reports and mss., mainly relating to irrigation in California.

Frank Adams, University of California, on irrigation, reclamation and water administration : transcript, 1958.

Interviews conducted, 1958, by Willa K. Baum for the Regional Cultural History Project, University of California Library, Berkeley. Portrait photographs of Mr. Adams and several of his associates, and related printed items inserted. Notes on his family, particularly his father,...

Frank and Eleanor Sloss family papers and photographs, 1899-1985.

This collection consists of papers and photographs relating to the families of Frank Sloss and Eleanor Lieberman Sloss, including Frank Sloss' research materials on the Hecht, Sloss, and Livingston families, Frank Sloss' correspondence on the history of the Sloss family,...

Frank and Hannah Schwabacher collection of California views [graphic]

Includes views of the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906, post-fire reconstruction, the Lake Tahoe region, Yosemite Valley, the Panama Pacific International Exposition, and miscellaneous other views.

Frank B. Latham accounts and correspondence, 1896-1901.

Correspondence, billheads, invoices, and receipts for payments related to Latham's work as secretary and agent with the North Pacific Coast Railroad and to the construction and improvement of properties in San Anselmo and other areas of Marin County, California.

Frank C. Newman papers, approximately 1950-1990.

The Frank C. Newman Papers consist of correspondence and subject files. Subjects include human rights abuses, Greek political prisoners after the coup d'etat in 1967, the Supreme Court of California, and the United Nations Commission on Human Rights and its...

Frank E. Brower papers, 1870-1890.

Consists of letters, U.S. military documents, U.S. government documents, County of Sonoma tax records, family papers and news clippings of Doctor Frank E. Brower. Of note in the collection is his letter sent from Camp Bidwell (later called Fort Bidwell),...

Frank Eaton autobiography : and related material, 1949-1966.

Recollections of his early life in Kansas; murder of his father; experiences with Indians in the Cherokee Nation; pursuit of his father's murderers; career as U.S. Deputy Marshal. Annotated by Eva O. Gillhouse.

Frank F. Merriam papers : additions, 1934-1938.

Materials related to governorship of California (1935-1939). Carton 1: proclamations, 1934-1936; genealogical information; clippings; miscellaneous. Carton 2: correspondence; addresses, statements, etc.; speeches, press releases, etc.; resume of first year in office.

Frank Finley Merriam papers, 1867-1953 (bulk 1925-1935)

Frank Finley Merriam papers, BANC MSS C-B 577, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Frank Forest Bunker papers, [ca. 1900-ca. 1940]

Materials chiefly concern the Junior High School Movement and the Berkeley Public Schools.

Frank Glenn correspondence, 1892, 1931 April.

Typescript letter (1 p.) from the manager of The Grolier Bookshop in Kansas City, Missouri, Frank Glenn, addressed to Fred W. Allsopp, the buyer of a 1st edition book, "The Art of Bookbinding" by Joseph William Zaehnsdorf. Glenn is forwarding...

Frank H. Denman papers, 1889-1893.

Stock certificate, Petaluma and Sebastopol Railroad, signed by John A. McNear and Wm. B. Haskell; letter of credit, London, Paris and American Bank, Ltd., signed by Charles Altshul and Adolph Hochstein.

Frank H. Trego writings : typescripts, [ca.1926-1929]

Typescripts (except Blazing the New World Trail), illustrated with photos pasted in, of works titled: Sketches in the Southwest; Lands of Buddha, Mahomet and God; The Bahamas; Blazing the New World Trail (printed article); San Salvador.

Frank Holman Probert papers, 1895-1940.

Carton 1: lecture notes, laboratory notebooks, etc. from student days at Royal College of Science and Royal School of Mines. Carton 2: notes for speeches; reprints of articles, speeches, etc.; clippings of articles by him and about him and the...

Frank Honeywell papers, [ca. 1926-1931]

Letters, including several written to him in 1926 on the sale of his paper, The Pacific Rural Press, and three letters from George H. Hecke; notes and writings on his travels after his retirement; clippings of articles written by him...

Frank J. Thomas letters : typescripts, [undated] and 1918 July 22.

Reminiscences of childhood in Los Angeles, with information on the family home; schooling; a visit to Catalina Island; his father, mining engineer Charles C. Thomas; the capture of the Mexican bandit Tiburcio Vásquez; and the shipwreck of the "Golden Age"...

Frank Jones Huggins papers, 1853-1863.

Personal and business correspondence, some pertaining to Adams & Company agencies in Sonora and Stockton and lawsuits, 1855. Letters from his brother, Henry (attorney, Stockton), E.A. Bancroft, Wm. P. Morehouse, Timothy B. Storer and others.

Frank Kettlewell, 1889-1969, political cartoon manuscript archive.

Original editorial cartoon drawings for the Oakland Tribune, chiefly pertaining to San Francisco Bay Area, California, United States and international politics. A few predominant and/or noteworthy topics include World War I and associated war debts and the peace process; China-Japan...

Frank Kettlewell original editorial cartoon drawings for the Oakland Tribune [graphic].

Subjects of drawings include First World War (post-war anti-German world opinion, German reparations and European war debt); New Years 1930; 1932 tourist atrractions in California (Olympic Games, national conventions, Shriners); U.S. income tax filing deadline; Thanksgiving turkey and football; bear...

Frank L. Lathrop correspondence, 1933-1934.

Concerning Mexican land grants in California and his efforts to concentrate all the records in California. Includes letters from Percy G. West, Theodore J. Hoover, Ray Lyman Wilbur, Ebert K. Burlew, Hiram W. Johnson, Seth W. Richardson, Grove J. Fink,...

Frank L. Sizer diaries : A. Ms. S., 1887-1942.

Relate mainly to his life in Helena, Mont., and in the San Francisco Bay Area, as well as his experiences as a mining engineer in Mexico and Honduras, and in the western United States, particularly Montana, California, Arizona, Nevada, Mexico,...

Frank Lawrence Maker papers, circa 1950-1960.

Correspondence, subject files, manuscripts, notebooks and publications.

Frank Lecouvreur diaries, 1851-1871.

Diaries cover Lecouvreur's travels between California and Germany and his life while in California continuing up to his election as surveyor. Includes a fragment of a letter to "Marie" started from New York, October, 1868 with a second part written...

Frank M. King photographical and biographical miscellany collection.

Includes photographic prints, certificates, awards, plaques and newsclippings.

Frank M. Russell papers, 1943-1944.

Papers relate to Russell's activities as public member of the National War Labor Board, 10th Region. Included are letters from other members of the Board, union officials, etc.; memoranda relating to dispute cases; and copies of Board reports, directive orders,...

Frank M. Wilson papers, 1898-1925.

Include letters from his son Raymond, and from William J. Belcher, Henry E. Gill and H. E. Peterson, concerning Goldfield, Nevada in 1906; letters from Reinhardt Harding, John Galen Howard, Edmond O'Neill, J. W. Richards, Albert G. Spalding, and W....

Frank Matsuyama scrapbooks, circa 1929-1948.

Contains letters referring to Yawara martial arts. Also includes photographs demostrating Yawara, of Frank Matsuyama and of August Vollmer.

Frank Mattison family papers, 1854-1988.

Consists of correspondence, clippings and related material concerning Frank Mattison and his father, John Stead Mattison, including biographical and genealogical material compiled and edited by James W. Proctor. Also includes items and information on daughters Ruth Mattison and Lila Mattison...

Frank Merritt Sheldon autograph collection, 1737-1941.

96 items, including autographs of United States presidents and statesmen, European leaders, authors and poets.

Frank Moore papers, approximately 1970-2013.

Contains materials related to Frank Moore's career as a performance artist. Materials include his Shamanistic Apprentice readers (#1-26), miscellaneous publications and manuscripts, and performance and workshop scripts. Also includes 313 DVDs of Moore's performances, workshops, and various appearances. Each DVD...

Frank Otis papers, 1874-1928 (bulk 1912-1928).

The bulk of this collection consists of newspaper clippings relating to Alameda County, California, local politics, etc.; some letters and miscellaneous papers dating from the period when Otis served as mayor of Alameda; copies of some legal papers in litigation...

Frank P. Doherty papers on Hiram Johnson, 1922-1969.

Box 1: mostly contains materials relating to Johnson's failed presidential campaign in 1924; Box 2: materials about Johnson's political career in the United States Senate from 1922-1945, including copies of speeches by and about him, 1921-1969; Box 3: disbound binder...

Frank P. Skinner letters : to his sister and brother, 1886-1890.

Describes to family in Vermont about life in Southern California and all of the opportunities for business.

[Frank "Pancho" Willmarth archive of original caricature drawings for the San Francisco Press and Union League Club].

Original caricature drawings by Frank Willmarth, and photocopies of his drawings, depicting various politicians, entertainers and others who sat for him at the San Francisco Press and Union League Club; photographic prints documenting Willmarth's career; and a few pieces of...

Frank Pichon papers, 1897-1900.

Relates to gold mining in Yukon Territory. Includes grant for placer mining, royalty and free miner's certificates, agreements re the working of the placer, and memorandum of bullion deposited in the U.S. Mint, San Francisco.

Frank R. Conniff papers, 1938-1977.

Subject files, clippings, scrapbooks (with clippings), correspondence, photographs.

Frank Raymond Devlin papers, [ca. 1894-1913]

Includes letters written by Devlin to Agnes E. Erb during their courtship and after their marriage, to her and their daughters, discussing Vallejo fraternal and civic activities, local politics while he was district attorney and state assemblyman for Solano Co.,...

Frank Rowe papers, 1946-1986 (bulk 1970s-1980s).

The Frank Rowe papers contain correspondence, legal files, newspaper clippings, flyers, writings and other materials concerning Rowe's dismissal from teaching at San Francisco State University in 1950 due to his non-compliance with the Levering loyalty oath. The papers document his...

Frank S. Redfield letters : ALS, 1852-1878.

Addressed to his brother and sister; describe his experiences on ships up the Sacramento River and along the Pacific Coast. Later letters describe events in Alaska. Included are letters from brother-in-law, Roswell Nash, 1851-1855, also engaged in the same business.

Frank Sands papers, 1897-1902.

Letters from Frank Allaire relating his voyage to California around the Horn in 1854, and concerning the wreck of the George Law in 1856 (i.e. the 1857 wreck of the steamship Central America, formerly named the George Law); letter from...

Frank Schwabacher correspondence, 1953-1954.

Relating to Irving Reichert's book, Judaism and the American Jew. Included are letters from Reichert, Oscar Lewis, George P. Hammond and others.

Frank Simpson family correspondence, 1883-1949 (bulk 1883-1919).

Contains correspondence between various Frank Simpson family members including his wife Ettie, son Frank Jr. and daughter Olga, and from business acquaintances and the fraternity brothers of Frank Jr. Also includes a small amount of newspaper clippings, concert programs and...

Frank Smith Brittain collection of Panama Pacific International Exhibition invitations, 1905-1915.

Collection of 17 invitations addressed to Frank S. Brittain for various opening celebrations of the 1915 Panama Pacific International Exhibition, as well as a small selection of event programs and other miscellany. Also includes a small celebratory plaque presented by...

Frank Soulé documents, from pamphlets on biography, vol. 8 ... [1877-80] : Berkeley, 1941.

Documents relative to the "Petition of Frank Soulé, of California, praying the passage of a law relieving him and his bondsmen from liability on a judgment rendered against him as Collector of the First District of California."

Frank Unger materials relating to Robert Louis Stevenson and George Sterling, [ca. 1887]-1914.

Scrap of paper, 5" X 8", bearing a quotation attributed to Robert Louis Stevenson, apparently in Unger's hand; 7" x 11" sheet of paper with a poetic inscription to Frank, in George Sterling's hand, signed and dated Sept. 7, 1914;...

Frank van Eckhardt photographs of Mexican crafts on display in Gump's department store, San Francisco, Calif.

Includes photographs taken in the Discovery Shop of Gump's department store of displays of Mexican-inspired crafts, including tableware and furniture.

Frank W. Cushing papers, [1858-ca. 1914]

Family letters, 1858-1866, including some written by a brother from a Civil War battlefront, and scrapbooks.

Frank Waters Preston travel diary, January 21, 1905-February 22, 1905.

Travel diary of Frank W. Preston entitled A Winter Cruise in the Tropics from Frisco to New York. The diary documents a trip Frank W. Preston took with his friend on board the City of Panama steamer (in steerage) from...

Frank William Bye letters to Frances Bye, Wellsville, Columbiano County, Ohio, 1866-1870.

Five handwritten letters from Frank William Bye to his mother Frances Bye dated March 25, 1866, January 27, 1867, January 16, 1868, October 28, 1868, and June 17, 1870. The first three were sent from Placerville, California, and the final...

Frank Xavier Riedy collection of negatives and autochromes of California scenes.

Chiefly photographs by Riedy, including views of San Francisco before and after the earthquake of 1906, views of Berkeley, the University of California at Berkeley, and the Berkeley fire of 1923, the Panama Pacific International Exposition, and Plumas County scenes....

Franklin C. Hurlbut papers, not after 2011.

Contains correspondence, writings, consulting files, project files, grant materials, lecture notes, photographs of wind tunnel tests, etc.

Franklin Dickerson Walker papers : additions, [undated].

Drafts of writings concerning Treasure Island, and Emperor Norton and Mark Twain's use for the character Father Peter.

Franklin Dickerson Walker papers, [ca. 1962-1971].

Draft of his book, The Seacoast of Bohemia, published by Book Club of California, 1966, and changes and additions for the trade edition published by Peregrine Smith, 1973, with related notes, correspondence and copies of photographs; copy of his article...

Franklin Hichborn papers, 1949-1952.

Contains materials concerning the influence of Arthur Samish in California state politics. Includes a typescript article titled, "Can A Dummy Talk" by "A Layman Citizen Reporter", likely written by Franklin Hichborn. Other items include some unrelated handwritten notes and clippings...

Franklin K. Lane letters to Lathrop Brown : Los Angeles, California and elsewhere, 1920-1921.

9 signed and 10 typewritten copies of letters concern strategies in politics and government, with mention of Lane's illness and perspective. Includes typed copies of each letter (with a typed copy only for a telegram of 1921 March 26), and...

Franklin K. Lane papers, 1907-1920.

Copies (mss., typescripts, clippings, etc.) of articles, speeches and press releases, chiefly as Secretary of the Interior. A biographical sketch by John McNaught included.

Franklin L. Yoakum papers, 1886-1887.

Dictation and partial draft of a revised edition of the History of Texas (New York, 1856), written by his brother, Henderson King Yoakum (1810-1856).

Franklin M. Henry papers, 1934-1980 (bulk 1950-1965).

Contains correspondence, research materials, subject files, course materials, and reprints. Includes material relating to decompression sickness.

Franklin Snyder Richards papers, 1929-1931.

Reminiscences concerning his political and legal career in Utah as prosecuting attorney, member of the council of the legislature, and general counsel for the Mormon Church, including his participation in the struggle for statehood; the formation of corporations to retain...

Franklin Webb journals, Walnut Creek, California, 1883-1884.

Two bound pocket-sized journals dated 1883 and 1884. The earlier journal, titled, "Webb, Road Book, 1883," contains various handwritten entries for personal expenses, accounts, a listing of members of a Hook and Ladder Company, and other miscellaneous information. The later...

François Emil Matthes Sierra Club papers, 1915.

Papers relating to François Emil Matthes's involvement in the Sierra Club.

[Franz Gertiz portrait drawings and prints].

Chiefly portrait sketches and woodblock portraits executed by Franz Geritz in the early 1920s. Among the subjects are actors, dancers and other entertainers. Identified subjects of original works: Verna Gordon in "Javanese Dance", Isabel Latimore, Nicholas Roerich, Christopher Carson, John...

Franz Schneider papers.

Includes correspondence, research notes, and drafts of Schneider's writings for the Pestalozzi Press.

[Frashers Fotos scenic and promotional photographs pertaining to Native Americans of the Southwest].

Includes ten small-format commercial scenic views pertaining to the Navajo, accompanied by original paper mailer with printed title "Life of a Navajo Indian"; six promotional display photographs illustrating various sets of commercial views published by Frashers -- e.g. "Life of...

Fray José Guilez papers, 1808-1810.

Contains five items sent to Fray José Guilez, procurator of the Calfornia missions. One item is a receipt for 1340.5 pesos received from "Juan Martiarena" [i.e. Fray José Manuel Martiarena], dated Feb. 17, 1809 and signed by ship captain, Juan...

Fray Manuel de los Angeles carta : Mexico City : ALS, 1798 Sept. 18.

Inquiry of Carmelite monk concerning taxes on the monastery, with reply by José Ignacio Pinto, and note that the treasurer's office had been informed.

Frédéric de Waldeck letters, 1825-1834.

Written from Mexico, mainly to his wife, describing his work with a mining company in Tlalpujahua; his archeological discoveries in the ruins of Palenque; travels in the state of tabasco during revolution; and cholera epidemic. Also included is a letter...

Fred Brunke papers, approximately 1966-1992.

Contains mostly correspondence from several authors and publishers to Fred Brunke, a bookseller and small press publisher in Berkeley, California. Also includes some poetry and writings from many of the same authors. Includes several photocopies of photographs and one photograph...

Fred Collier receipts, 1865-1867.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

Fred Emerson Brooks papers, 1912-1923.

Includes letters from Abigail, Joaquin, and Juanita Miller (some enclosing copies of poems by Miller) and from William Jennings Bryan; a few letters by Brooks; clippings, reprints, etc. of published works; manuscripts of a few moving picture scenarios; clippings, programs...

[Fred Glenn Chamberlain photographs of Loma Prieta earthquake damage in Watsonville].

Views of buildings in downtown Watsonville documenting damage caused by the Loma Prieta earthquake of October 17, 1989, many taken within days following the disaster. Also includes views of some of the same buildings taken shortly before the earthquake. Majority...

Fred Iltis collection of photographs of Mexico and other subjects.

Chiefly includes that portion of Iltis' photograph archive pertaining to his visits to Mexico where he documented the indigenous and poor inhabitants of various locations, including Michoacán and the Distrito Federal (Mexico City). Includes portraits, still lifes, street views, and...

Fred J. Rippy correspondence, 1920 April 20-23.

Three items. One rejection letter for his manuscript The Relations of the United States and Mexico from 1848-1860, and two seeking teaching positions at universities.

Fred Ludwig Morris papers, 1894-1933.

Concerning mines and mining operations in Calif., Alaska, British Columbia, Mexico and Central and South America. Files include papers of some mining companies as well as Morris' own correspondence.

Fred Lundy collection of original cartoon drawings.

Includes original drawings executed by California cartoonist and caricaturist Fred Lundy throughout his career, chiefly for publication in magazines. Most works are preliminary sketches, studies and other unfinished drawings; only a few apparently finished, publication-ready pieces are included. General subjects...

[Fred Lundy editorial cartoon drawings].

Original editorial cartoon drawings, likely published in the Oakland Tribune or San Francisco Examiner. Subject matter includes journalistic topics of interest pertaining chiefly to the San Francisco Bay Area and California, with some national and international topics included. Specific subjects...

Fred Orin Harris papers, 1936-1995.

Contains professional correspondence, documents relating to the organization of the department and its mission, campus administrative documents, design drawings for UCB and other theaters, letters praising productions he was involved with (many from prominent UC faculty and chancellors,) articles by...

Fred Phillips family papers and photographs, circa 1900-1970.

The collection includes genealogical information about the Wartelsky and Benioff families, materials relating to Fred Phillips' campaigns and work as a Nevada State Assemblyman (including scrapbooks documenting his political and civic activities), materials relating to Webster Phillips' service in World...

Fred T. Perris papers : mss., 1876-1888.

Includes letter by Perris, Apr. 26, 1876, concerning inaccuracies of the recorded copy of the plat of Rancho San Bernardino; notes on surveys of the Monitor and Beatrice Mines in San Bernardino County; notes tracing the boundary of Rancho Muscupiabe,...

[Fred Voltmer photographs of Free Speech Movement activities on the U.C. Berkeley campus and other subjects].

AX folder: snapshot photographs taken by Fred Voltmer of various demonstrations and other activities pertaining to the Free Speech Movement on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley during the 1964-1965 academic year. Views show crowds attending speeches, smaller...

Frederic E. Wakeman papers, 1965-2005.

Correspondence, writings, teaching materials, research materials, and professional files.

[Frederic F. Hall collection of California earthquake photographs].

Photographic prints documenting structural damage caused by California earthquakes in Santa Barbara (June 29, 1925) and Long Beach (March 10, 1933). Also includes a few prints depicting damage caused by the San Francisco earthquake and fire (April 18, 1906); 37...

Frederic Ferdinand Low papers, 1864-1870.

Contains documents signed as Governor of California and letters, mainly concerning California lands.

Frederic Ives Carpenter papers, 1923-1984, n.d.

Chiefly letters received from literary scholars, historians and writers. Principal correspondents include: Van Wyck Brooks, Bernard DeVoto, William Everson, Henry Alonzo Myers, Eugene O'Neill, George Rippey Stewart, Laurens Van der Post and Hyatt H. Waggoner. Collection also contains reprints and...

Frederic Logan Paxson papers, 46-39 B.C.-1948 A.D. (bulk circa 1910-1948)

A card file of historical notes arranged chronologically, records of graduate students, lecture notes, class grades, book reviews, and speeches. Correspondents include: Albert Beveridge, Arthur Schlesinger, Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, and Franklin Roosevelt.

Frederic M. De Witt collection of Joaquin Miller, 1896-1930.

Contains mostly correspondence and notes of Frederic M. De Witt concerning Joaquin Miller's legacy and a proposed purchase of Miller's home and property by the city of Oakland, California for the creation of Joaquin Miller Park. Includes two letters from...

Frederic R. Rich diaries, 1873-1887.

Concerning his life in Butte County, California - gold mining, working at various saw mills, including the Sierra Lumber Company, and ranching.

Frederic W. Goudy papers, 1921-1947.

Correspondence with Robert O. Ballou; draft of article on type; printed copy of Ballou's article on Goudy in the American Mercury, 1923; obituary clipping; photographs of Goudy's estate, Deepdene, in Marlborough-on-the-Hudson, New York.

Frederic W. Goudy photograph collection [graphic]

Photos of Goudy's estate, Deepdene, in Marlborough-on-the-Hudson, New York, his press (Village Press, founded 1903) and typefoundry, and the home of Dard Hunter, d. 1936, papermaker and printer.

Frederic W. Hall correspondence : San Francisco, Calif. : TLS, 1904-1905.

Contains three letters from Hall to S.J. McKnight, president of the Vallejo Gas Light Co. concerning shares of stock owned by Mrs. Hetty H.R. Green; one letter from McKnight to Hall with attached receipt form; and one letter from James...

Frederic Whyte correspondence : ALS, 1894-1905.

Most letters are addressed to Whyte, mainly as editor for Cassell and Company. Correspondents are Winifred Ashton (Clemence Dane), Sir S.B. Bancroft, Charles Marriott, Neil Munro, Sir F.C. Gould, E.W. Hornung, and Barry Pain. One letter, undated, is written by...

Frederick A. Fay papers, 1960-2000.

Frederick A. Fay papers, BANC MSS 2012/136, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Frederick Baker papers.

Primarily his writings on various aspects of forestry.

Frederick Bausman Holmes papers, 1964-1969.

Correspondence (13 letters) and photocopies of newspaper clippings of Sierra Club hiking trips by Fred Holmes. All of the 13 one-page letters are from C.M. Goethe, a noted Sacramento philanthropist, to Mr. Holmes (8 letters) and the Mother Lode Chapter...

Frederick Christian Hess letters : to Tobitha Hess, 1862-1865.

Consists of 116 letters written by Hess to his wife, Tobitha, while he was a soldier with the 104th Regiment of Illinois Volunteers during the Civil War. The letters were written from battlefronts in Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, and North Carolina....

Frederick Folder Thomas letters to William M. Cheney, 1953-1968.

Concerning his experiences with his printing press and his Arundo Press publications, comments on other printers especially in the Bay Area, and a few specimens of his work and clippings as enclosures.

Frederick Folger Thomas correspondence, approximately 1941-1965.

Concerns his interest and activity in fine printing, particularly that of small presses. Oversize folder contains a poster for a Frederick Folger Thomas lecture on "Petroleum in Its Geological, Chemical and Economical Relations," Aug. 15 (no year).

Frederick Godfrey Hesse papers, 1861-1911.

Certificate of appointment as professor of mathematics in the U. S. Navy, signed by Abraham Lincoln; biographical data; letters of condolence to his children; and obituaries.

Frederick H. Pratt accounts and papers, 1857-1879.

Ledgers and papers including receipts for gold bullion, 1863; deed to property in Marin Co., and commissions as postmaster, San Rafael, California.

Frederick Horace Tibbetts papers, 1912-1938.

Papers relate to Tibbetts' career as consulting engineer.

Frederick John Teggart papers.

Professor of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley. Incomplete drafts of some of his writings and research and lecture notes.

Frederick Law Olmsted correspondence, 1910-1951 (bulk 1910-1916).

Mainly carbon copies of Olmsted's correspondence, 1910-1916, relating to legislation concerning the National Park Service, with a few references to the Hetch Hetchy controversy. Include letters from J. Horace McFarland and Richard B. Watrous (American Civic Association), Mark Sullivan (Collier's),...

Frederick Slate papers : additions, 1879-1894.

Mainly letters from European firms concerning the purchase of equipment for the Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley. Included are letters from Cyrus Fogg Brackett, Alfred Marshall Mayer, John Harmon C. Bont'e, Edward S. Holden, William A. Anthony and...

Frederick T. Frelinghuysen letters : Washington, D.C. : LS, 1885 Jan. 19.

Two letters, one referring to the election of President Arthur, and the other, addressed "to the President," concerning approval of Senate Bill No. 1820.

Frederick Vernon Coville field diary, 1891.

Coville's personal diary of the Death Valley Botanical Expedition from 1891 January 3 through September 1.

Frederick W. Cozens papers, approximately 1919-1943.

Includes correspondence, department files, teaching files, research materials (including for the Junior Pentathlon General Athletic Ability test report and his writings), writings and other materials related to Cozens' career in Physical Education and Physical Fitness.

Frederick Webb Hodge, ethnologist : transcript, 1956.

Interviews conducted April 5 and 26, 1956 in Pasadena by Corinne L. Gilb for the Regional Cultural History Project, University of California Library, Berkeley. Recollections of his early life and interest in Indians; associations with the U.S. Geological Survey, Hemenway...

Freeman, Roland L. Portfolio /

Photographs, taken between 1969 and 1985, of everyday life for African Americans in the South.

Freeman's Crossing Bridge [graphic]

Views of Freeman's Crossing Bridge (Middle Yuba Bridge), California State Highway 49 spanning the middle fork of the Yuba River, North San Juan Vicinity, Nevada and Yuba Counties, Calif. Includes inventory of 15 photographs made in 1992 by Don Tateishi,...

[Freimark family photograph albums documenting travels in California, Mexico and other locations in the West].

Snapshot photograph albums documenting travels and everyday scenes in the life of electrical engineer Max Freimark who worked for the Cananea Mining Co. in Sonora, Mexico. Images depict Freimark, his wife Victoria and other family members and friends, chiefly during...

French and German documents, 1460-1877.

Mainly documents, including passports, emanating from or pertaining to the town of Molsheim, 1460-1877; paper money and a bond from the period of the French Revolution; an official telegram, 1870, regarding the whereabouts of the Prussian troops; and a letter,...

French Corral, Calif. mining companies records, 1865-1899.

Contains mining company records in French Corral, Calif. including Gold Bluff Mining Company, Milton Mining & Water Company and others. Includes legal documents, financial records and correspondence.

French, Fitz Stephen. Letters written to Fitz Stephen French, 1834-1871.

Relating to his army career and his duties as member of Parliament, ca. 1835-1865.

French Hospital Benevolent Society, San Francisco records, 1858-1885.

French Hospital Benevolent Society, San Francisco records, BANC MSS C-G 285, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

French laundries of San Francisco, and miscellaneous views [graphic]

1: Exterior of California French Laundry, 1642 13th Ave, G.B. Laffitte, proprietor (with horse and wagon) -- 2: exterior of South San Francisco French Laundry, with horse and wagon -- 3: laundry interior, with mangles and other machinery -- 4-5:...

French passports collection : Molsheim, France, 1821-1844.

Three passports issued in Molsheim, France.

The Fresno Area and the California Wine Industry : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-1972.

Reminiscences of the Powers family, early settlers in California; the family fruit ranch near Fresno; establishment of family winery, Mt. Tivy winery in 1933; other wineries in the area, etc. Photographs, copies of clippings and documentary material inserted.

Fresno County land papers, 1862-1873.

Mainly mining claims and pre-emption notices.

Friedrich Carl Hermann Flossfeder papers, 1911-1916.

Mainly notes concerning the cultivation of vineyards and orchards. Naturalization papers also included.

Friend William Richardson correspondence, 1910-1923.

Letters to the editor of the Herald, Livermore, California, and letter as Governor of California.

Friends and associates of John Le Conte [graphic]

Includes studio portraits of Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz (2), Louis Agassiz (2), Henry W. Longfellow and Harvard mathematician Benjamin Osgood Pierce.

Friends of the Earth photographs [graphic]

Photographs show eagles, David Brower, an unidentified dam spillway, Jimmy Carter, Marion Edey, George Alderson, and unidentified workers in an office.

Frihoff Godfred Nielson diaries and autobiography, 1875-1935.

Description of life of Mormon farmer and teacher, his work for the church and other activities in Peterson, Utah, in Arizona and in New Mexico. Some accounts included.

Frémont family letters : Los Angeles, Calif., to Mr. & Mrs. N.C. Carter, Sierra Madre, Calif. : ALS, 1895 December 6 & 16.

Informs Mr. N[athaniel] C. Carter that, on doctor's orders due to her mother's ill health, she and her mother will be coming to Sierra Madre on the noon train, December 8th, for a visit to stay at Carterhia.

Frog in the Well records, 1978-1999.

Correspondence, manuscripts and typescripts, press releases, booklists, reviews, and other records.

From Beat scene poet to psychedelic multimedia artist in San Francisco and beyond, 1948-1978 : oral history transcript / 2001.

Childhood and education in New York City; discovering poetry; moving to California, 1940s; writing poetry; meeting Allen Ginsberg, Maya Angelou; marriage to Jane Hill; marriage to Ann London; writing for Playboy magazine, 1960s; living on houseboat in Sausalito; USCO (mulitmedia...

From debate to document thru the International Secretariat : United Nations Conference on International Organization, San Francisco, 1945.

Souvenir poster commemorating the United Nations Conference on International Orgainzation held in San Francisco, Calif. in 1945. Poster image contains humorous cartoon drawing alluding to theme of international organization. Drawing represents the bureaucratic and cultural complexities of the U.N.'s document...

From grassroots politics to the top dollar : fundraising for candidates and non-profit agencies : oral history transcript / 1976-1983.

Comments on career as professional volunteer for the Democratic Party in California, particularly as a fundraiser; posts she held in party organization, including National Committeewoman for California, 1965-1968; role of women in the party; campaigns in which she was active,...

From Pardee to Buckhorn : water resources engineering and water policy in the East Bay Municipal Utility District, 1927-1991 : oral history transcript / 1993.

McLean discusses his pioneer family background; his career with the East Bay Municipal Utility District; various San Francisco Bay Area waterworks, including Pardee Dam; water supply projects and conservation policies.

From precinct worker to Assistant Secretary of The Department of Health, Education and Welfare : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1980.

Reflections on her work in the Repulican Party - in women's organizations, as precinct worker, in state and national campaigns (particularly the 1958, 1962 and 1966 gubernatorial campaigns in California and the 1960, 1964 and 1968 presidential campaigns), and as...

From private to publicly owned transit in the Bay Area : oral history transcript : reflections of the attorney, lobbyist, and general manager of the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District, 1950s to 1980s / 2003.

Upbringing in San Diego and Beverly Hills, California; University of California, Berkeley, 1937-1941; Navy service during World War II; law school at George Washington University and Hastings College; deputy legislative counsel for California Attorney General, 1949; attorney with Edwards &...

From skyline to seashore : oral history transcript : twenty-two years of leadership, land acquisition, and lobbying at the East Bay Regional Park District, 1964-1986 / 2003.

Family background, childhood education; graduate study in New York, early career; early years at the East Bay Regional Park District, 1964-1968; general manager of East Bay Regional Park District from 1968; managing the District during and after Proposition 13; later...

From sod house to State House : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1979.

Comments on career as an attorney in San Diego; election to California State Assembly in 1954; legislative issues; her unsuccessful reelection campaign, 1956.

From the annals of Lucious Lucullus Battle, M.D., 1849-1851.

Typed transcript (149 p.) of a doctor's narrative account of his overland journey from Memphis, Tennessee to the California gold rush via the southern route of Fort Smith and Santa Fe and his return home a year and a half...

From under the artichoke bush illustrations [graphic].

Scenes illustrate Quinlan's boyhood in the Half Moon Bay, Calif. region. People featured in the memoir are caricatured as artichokes.

From Yosemite to Kings River Canyon : ms., [undated]

Notes on his trip as Sierra Club member in 1896, and on the construction of trails in this area. (2 l.)

Fromer, Seymour [Photographs from the Seymour Fromer papers].

Includes many early 20th-century commercial postcard views of Bethlehem, Jerusalem and other regions of the Holy Land, as well as portraits of jews and Jewish types from Palestine. Also includes commercial stereograph views of Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Tiberias, Mt. Sinai, Mt....

Frontier Boys riding club photograph album [graphic].

Album contains photographs of the Frontier Boys horseback riding club from Alameda County, Calif. taken during their annual outing in Mendocino County. Photographs include portraits of club members, riding scenes, and scenes of group at camp. Many members also sport...

Frozen foods industry photographs from the Pacific Northwest [graphic].

Scenes of frozen and canned food processing, packing, shipping and experimentation including workers, equipment and procedures, at various locations in Oregon, Washington, and California. Factories and shipping terminals depicted are Hershey Packing Corp., Gresham Fruit Growers, Bozeman Canning Co., R.D....

Fuller, Esther Torosian [Photographs from the Esther Torosian Fuller and Fenner Fuller papers].

Chiefly snapshots of Esther and Fenner Fuller's everyday leisure activities and events associated with their involvement in the museum and art communities of the East Bay. Locations depicted include Fuller homes in Oakland and Fresno; Mills College; and the Oakland...

Fuller, Leonard Franklin Photographs from the Leonard Franklin Fuller papers.

Transferred from the Leonard Franklin Fuller papers (BANC MSS 79/91 c).

Fumé blanc and Meritage wines in Sonoma County : oral history transcript : Dry Creek Vineyard's pioneer winemaking / 1996.

David Stare discusses developing Fumé blanc and Meritage wines at his Dry Creek Vineyard in Sonoma County, Calif.

Funeral for a mill worker killed during IWW related protests in Aberdeen, Wash. [graphic]

Photographs show a long line of people walking, carrying a sign which reads "Fellow Worker McKay Murdered at Bay City Mill by a Co. Gunman May 3rd, 1923 A victim of capitalistic greed. WE NEVER FORGET!" The same sign is...

Funeral of Phoebe Apperson Hearst [graphic]

Funeral photos showing officials, flower arrangements, casket and mourners.

Funk, Helen Muir. Letters to Hattie Joost, [1911-1963 and undated]

The letters, written to a childhood friend, contain references to her father, John Muir, and other members of the Muir family and to the Muir home in Martinez, California.

Further interviews on personal and professional life : oral history transcript / 1998.

Family and values; beliefs and therapeutic orientation; psychiatry and child development; psychiatric work in Chicago, Hull House, dysfunctional families, women in psychiatry; pacifism; her gifted son Ivan Heisler's life; Leon Trotsky in Mexico; Mexico's people and the world today; Carmel,...

[Furuta family photograph album of Japanese Americans in Oakland, Calif.].

Family photograph album depicting everyday lives of various members of the Furuta family of Oakland, Calif. between the mid-1910s and mid-1920s, with an emphasis on the social and leisure activities of young men Yoichi Furuta and Denge Furuta, both in...

[Fusako Imoto photograph album of Poston Relocation Center, Arizona].

Chiefly small-format snapshot and studio portraits of friends, family and associates of Fusako Imoto, a young Japanese American woman from Lindsay, California, taken chiefly while she was interned at Poston Relocation Center (Yuma County, Arizona) during World War II. Among...

F.W. Vowinkel guest book : Alameda, Calif., 1904-1938.

Guest book containing unlined pages signed by guests of Dr. F.W. Vowinkel. Some pages also contain additional comments by the guests about their activities at the house and favorite quotations. Also contains 4 tipped in black and white photographs of...