Title:James D. McClure photograph collection of historic western landmarks
Creator/Contributor:McClure, James D., 1899-, creator
Primarily California locations, including: Weaverville, Bodie, Mare Island, Berkeley, Petaluma, Columbia, Downieville, Fort
Ross, San Francisco, Monterey, Palo Alto (Stanford Univ.), Sutter's Fort, Yosemite National Park, Oakland, and others. Also
included are Bryce Canyon, Utah; Fort Churchill and Aurora, Nevada, and some Oregon views. Subjects of photos include: historic
buildings, dwellings, adobes, the Modoc lava beds, Modoc war officers (copy photos), the chapel at Mare Island, Frank Norris'
cabin and memorial near Gilroy, lighthouses, Jack London's estate (Sonoma Co.), missions (Sonoma, Purisima, Santa Inez, etc.),
John Muir's home in Martinez, the Wells Fargo office in Columbia, etc. Some images are of monuments or historic site markers,
and a few images of historic maps are included.
Date:ca. 1900-ca. 193-? (issued)
Subject:n-us-ca -- n-us-nv -- n-us-ut
Muir, John -- 1838-1914 -- Homes and haunts -- Pictorial works
Norris, Frank -- 1870-1902 -- Homes and haunts -- Pictorial works
London, Jack -- 1876-1916 -- Homes and haunts -- Pictorial works
Historic buildings -- California -- Photographs
Adobe houses -- California -- Photographs
Modoc War, 1872-1873 -- Photographs
Spanish mission buildings -- California -- Photographs
Lighthouses -- California -- Photographs
Mining districts -- California -- Photographs
Historic sites -- California -- Photographs
Modoc County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
California -- Pictorial works
West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works
Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographed by James McClure and other unidentified photographers of the San Francisco Chronicle. Some images may relate
to McClure's book: California landmarks [c1948]
Typed captions on accompanying sheets.
Includes some copy photographs from 19th century originals.
ca. 520 photographic prints : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm. or smaller.
BANC PIC 1905.03378-.03885--PIC