Title:Early views of Oakland and San Francisco
Creator/Contributor:Moffitt, James K. (James Kennedy), 1865-1955, creator, collector.
Creator/Contributor:Rodolph, Frank B. (Frank Bequette), 1843-1923
Creator/Contributor:Jones, W. S.
Creator/Contributor:Hecht, T. E. (True E.)
Creator/Contributor:Behrman, Martin, 1862-1945
Creator/Contributor:Wulzen, A. H.
Creator/Contributor:Union Photo-Engraving Company
Creator/Contributor:Turrill & Miller
Creator/Contributor:R.J. Waters & Company
Collection includes copy prints of a panorama of Oakland taken by A.H. Wulzen in 1879 (for originals, see BANC PIC 1908.001--fALB).
Other photos show buildings, street scenes (including people and vehicles), residential areas, churches, hotels, and many
businesses with signs visible. Businesses identified include photographic studios of Strong, W.W. Dames, Wm. B. Ingersoll,
A.K. Kipps, and B.F. Butler, Lithographers. San Francisco business blocks are shown, including department stores, Warner's
Cobweb Palace, and many other businesses. A few views of Berkeley are also included. Some photos show an unidentified building
into which a plane crashed.
Date:approximately 1860-approximately 1939 (bulk 1869) (issued)
Photographic studios -- California
Aircraft accidents -- Photographs
Carriages and carts -- California -- Photographs
Signs and signboards -- California -- Photographs
Oakland (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc -- Pictorial works
Oakland (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc -- Pictorial works
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Berkeley (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
collected by James K. Moffitt.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Most photographers unknown. Some photographed (or copy photographs made) by [Frank] Rodolph, W.S. Jones, Union Photo Eng.,
T.E. Hecht, M.B. (Martin Behrman), R.J. Waters & Co., Turrill & Miller Photo, and A.H. Wulzen.
Includes many copy prints.
Many captioned in negative.
114 photographic prints : b&w.
BANC PIC 1905.12073-.12187--PIC