Title:[Guanajuato photograph album]
Titulo de cyudad: concedido por la magestad del Señor Rey Don Phelipe Quinto
Creator/Contributor:García, Romualdo, creator, photographer.
Professional photographs depicting views and scenes of Guanajuato City, with an emphasis on historical structures and streets.
Also contains photographs of the pages of a 1741 manuscript pertaining to the city's establishment (Titulo de cyudad [sic]
: concedido por la magestad del Señor Rey Don Phelipe Quinto) which include portraits of Felipe V of Spain and Pedro de Castro
Figueroa y Salazar. Also includes 4 real photograph postcards depicting mummies and skulls in the city's Panteón Municipal.
Guanajuato (Mexico) -- Photographs
Guanajuato (Mexico) -- History -- Pictorial works
Title devised by cataloger.
Bookseller attributes many photographs to Guanajuato portraiture specialist Romualdo García and/or his family successors,
although most photographs do not bear a photographer's name.
Most views described by hand-written captions on album leaves.
[Guanajuato photograph album], BANC PIC 2018.099, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase ; from Howard Karno Books, Inc. ; 2017.
56 photographs in 1 album : chiefly gelatin silver prints ; album 19 x 29 cm
BANC PIC 2018.009--ALB