Title:Hall of the Golden City collection, [ca. 1890-1965]
Creator/Contributor:Leonard, James M., creator, Collector.
Consists of San Francisco memorabilia including Historic sites, Calif. Midwinter International Exposition, Panama-Pacific
International Exposition, Chinese, earthquakes, menus, and theater programs. Also includes a report on Golden Gate Bridge
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)
California Midwinter International Exposition (1894 : San Francisco, Calif.)
Chinese -- California -- San Francisco
Coroners -- California -- San Francisco
Suicide -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.) -- History
Selected printed items cataloged separately.
Photographs transferred to the Bancroft Pictorial Collection (BANC PIC 1992.046--A)
2 movie films (1 35 mm. positive film of the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition; 1 16 mm. negative of newsreel-type
footage) transferred to the Microforms Division of The Bancroft Library (classified as Motion Picture 771 c [positive] and
Motion Picture 772 c [negative]).
Patent agreement and related documents for cable car and associated technologies cataloged separately.
James Leonard a Bay Area resident, was a coroner's investigator. He spent many years collecting San Francisco area memorabilia
and was the founder & curator of the Hall of the Golden City Museum, Tiburon, Calif.
Misc. items from his Hall of the Golden City Museum collection.
1 box (.4 linear ft.)
BANC MSS 92/836 c box 1
BANC MSS 92/836 c