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Lundbeck, Paul James Photographs from the Paul J. Lundbeck papers [graphic].
BANC PIC 2010.084--ALB; BANC PIC 2010.084--B; BANC PIC 1977-2015--NEG misc. box 2; BANC PIC 2010.084--PIC; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Photographs from the Paul J. Lundbeck papers

Creator/Contributor:

Lundbeck, Paul James, 1918-2008, creator

Abstract:

Includes snapshots and formal portraits of Lundbeck taken throughout his life, including his boyhood in California and his career in the United States Navy (a few taken during World War II); his legal father (or stepfather?) Charles Anderson and facilities of the Anderson Blowpipe Company; and various family members, including photographs possibly depicting his biological father Morris P. Lundbeck, as well as a photograph album of nineteenth century cartes-de-visite, cabinet cards and tintypes depicting Lundbeck family ancestors from Denmark, California and elsewhere. Also includes postcards depicting Heinold's First and Last Chance Saloon, early United Airlines aircraft, and other subjects. Also includes a few documents pertaining to Morris P. Lundbeck, among other papers.

Date:

ca. 1875-ca. 1980 (issued)

Subject:

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Lundbeck, Paul James -- 1918-2008 -- Pictorial works
Anderson, Charles Victor -- 1887-1970 -- Pictorial works
Lundbeck family -- Pictorial works
United States. -- Navy -- Officers -- Pictorial works
Anderson Blowpipe Company -- Pictorial works
World War, 1939-1945 -- Photographs

Note:

Collected by Paul James Lundbeck.
Title and date devised by cataloger.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Gift ; of Ed Olsen ; 2009.
Paul James Lundbeck was born October 9, 1918, he was a third generation native of San Francisco and attended Galileo High School and graduated from Stanford University in 1940. During World War II he served as an anti-submarine net defense officer and net control officer in charge of the Pacific side of the Panama Canal, and commanding officer of several early warning ships protecting against Japanese aircraft and submarines (1943). From 1944-1946 he was anti-submarine warfare officer of the George E. Davis, DE-357, which led the Leyte Gulf invasion for the liberation of the Philippines, the Okinawa invasion and the defeat of Japan. In 1950 he was recalled by the Navy, serving two years in the Korean War as operations officer and executive officer of the USS Higbee, DDR-806, operating with Carrier Task Forces of the Seventh Fleet against North Korea.
Transferred from the Paul J. Lundbeck papers (BANC MSS 2010/248).

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.
Cartes de visite.
Tintypes.
Cabinet photographs.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 box, 1 album, 3 oversize folders (ca. 750 photographic prints) and 29 negatives : b&w and color ; dimensions.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2010.084--ALB
BANC PIC 2010.084--B
BANC PIC 1977-2015--NEG misc. box 2
BANC PIC 2010.084--PIC
BANC PIC 2010.084

Origin:

Various places

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

Paul J. Lundbeck papers : Lundbeck, Paul James, : 1918-2008