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Publicity photographs from the Gantner and Mattern Co., San Francisco records [graphic].
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 1; BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 2; BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 3; BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 4 (neg/trans); ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Publicity photographs from the Gantner and Mattern Co., San Francisco records

Creator/Contributor:

Gantner and Mattern Co, creator

Abstract:

Primarily studio photos of models (in many cases Hollywood starlets) wearing bathing suits and other types of clothing from the publicity department of the company. In addition, window display photos and views of the Gantner and Mattern factory and offices are inluded. Some Gantner family photographs and portraits as well as a number of scenic views taken in Alaska, Pacific Northwest, Mexico and Hawaii are also found.

Date:

ca. 1920-ca. 1955 (issued)

Subject:

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Gantner family -- Portraits
Gantner and Mattern Co. -- Pictorial works
Bathing suits -- Photographs
Advertising -- Photographs
Show windows -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Fashion photography

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers.
Includes photographic prints, contact sheets, color transparencies, negatives, drawings, sketches, fabric samples, mounted posters, etc.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
PARTIALLY ARRANGED COLLECTION. BOXES 4-5 UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Manufacturer of bathing suits.
Temporary list of contents available.
Transferred from the Gantner and Mattern Co., San Francisco records (BANC MSS C-A 399)

Type:

graphic
Posters.

Physical Description:

graphic
picture
ca. 1700 items (in 9 boxes) : some color ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 1
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 2
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 3
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 4 (neg/trans)
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 5 (neg)
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 6
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 7
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 8
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC BOX 9
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC
BANC PIC 1958.019--PIC

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
PARTIALLY ARRANGED COLLECTION. BOXES 4-5 UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

Gantner and Mattern Co., San Francisco records : Gantner and Mattern Co.