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Lumbering photographs from the Horner family history [graphic]
BANC PIC 1962.016--fALB --fALB; BANC PIC 1962.016-- ALB --PIC; BANC PIC 1962.016-- ALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Lumbering photographs from the Horner family history

Creator/Contributor:

Horner family., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Marceau, Theodore C., 1859-1922

Creator/Contributor:

Carpenter, Aurelius O. (Aurelius Ormando), 1836-1919

Creator/Contributor:

Hörner, Walter.

Creator/Contributor:

Fairbanks & De Buhr

Abstract:

Photographs reflect family activities in California, with an emphasis on lumbering. Many photographs of and around Usal, Calif. showing the wharf, mills, cutting and handling operations, residences and other buildings, people, recreational activities and related clothing. Many photographs of milling machinery (including generators, etc.) and the place where Horner worked as an engineer.

Date:

ca. 1889-ca. 1905 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Lumbering -- California -- Photographs
Lumbering -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs
Leisure -- California -- Photographs
Mendocino County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Usal (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers including David Marsan (Little River), Fairbanks & De Buhr, Marceau (San Francisco), and Carpenter (Ukiah and Fort Bragg). Other photographers unknown. Some photographs apparently taken by Walter Horner.
Most photographs captioned.
Collection includes a lengthy letter from Horner's son describing the scope of the collection in detail.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
List of loose photographic prints available.
Transferred from the Horner family history (BANC MSS C-D 5043)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (272 photographic prints), 1 box (26 photographic prints), 1 oversize photographic print : b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1962.016--fALB --fALB
BANC PIC 1962.016-- ALB --PIC
BANC PIC 1962.016-- ALB

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.