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Cross family photograph album with scenes of Palo Alto, Kern County and the Panama Canal Zone [graphic].
BANC PIC 2007.055--ALB; BANC PIC 2007.055
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Title:

Cross family photograph album with scenes of Palo Alto, Kern County and the Panama Canal Zone

Abstract:

Small snapshots documenting the earliest years of Charles Mumaw Cross, the son of Charles Norman Cross, an engineer on the faculty of Stanford University. Photographs depict young Cross, a few relations and family friends, the family's Palo Alto neighborhood, the Stanford campus, the Panama Canal Zone during construction of the canal, and the Kerto (Kern Trading and Oil Company) camp in the oil fields of Kern County, Calif.

Date:

1907-1912 (issued)

Subject:

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Cross, Charles Mumaw -- Photographs
Cross, Charles Norman -- 1879- -- Family -- Photographs
Stanford University -- Photographs
Kern Trading and Oil Company -- Photographs
Oil fields -- California -- Kern County -- Photographs
Oil wells -- California -- Kern County -- Photographs
Palo Alto (Calif.) -- Photographs
Canal Zone -- Photographs

Note:

Most photographs presumably taken by Charles N. Cross or Laura Parke Cross, parents of Charles Mumaw Cross.
Album leaves annotated throughout.
Title supplied by cataloger.

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (113 photographic prints) : b&w ; 15 x 19 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2007.055--ALB
BANC PIC 2007.055

Origin:

Various places