Title:Miscellaneous California views collected by Pearl Brown Smith
Creator/Contributor:Smith, Pearl Brown, 1879-1957, creator
Creator/Contributor:Reilly, John James, 1838-1894
Creator/Contributor:Spooner, J. P. (John Pitcher), 1845-1917
Creator/Contributor:Woodward, C. W. (Charles Warren), 1836-1894
Creator/Contributor:Soule, John P.
Creator/Contributor:Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903
Creator/Contributor:E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm)
Chiefly stereographic views of Yosemite by various publishers. Most, with the exception of some of the E. & H.T. Anthony views,
are in poor condition. Also present are several 20th century views relating to Modoc Indian culture, ten 19th century stereographs
of the Modoc War, 1873 (by Heller, published by Watkins); snapshots and other views of the buildings and grounds of the University
of California, Berkeley campus, including the Greek Theater, approximately 1900; several dozen early 20th century postcards
of northern and southern California scenes, a woolen shop on Sacramento Street, and several views of Lincoln, Calif., and
of Denver, Colo. A few southwestern views are present, including an 1870s(?) view of a survey party camp in New Mexico by
Henry Brown (in poor condition).
Date:approximately 1870-1936 (issued)
Subject:n-us-ca -- n-us-co
University of California, Berkeley -- Buildings and grounds -- Pictorial works
Modoc Indians -- Antiquities -- Photographs
Modoc War, 1872-1873 -- Photographs
Woolen goods -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Lincoln (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Denver (Colo.) -- Pictorial works
Title supplied by cataloger.
Approximately 40 silver gelatin prints, 86 albumen print stereographs, and 45 postcards.
Photographers and publishers include Carlton E. Watkins (from his Pacific Coast series), Louis H. Heller (Modoc War; these
photos were at one time credited to Watkins, but later research shows them to be Heller's work), Eadweard Muybridge, J.P.
Spooner (published by J.J. Reilly of Philadelphia), John P. Soule of Boston, C. Bierstadt of Niagara Falls, E & H.T. Anthony
Co. of New York; C.W. Woodward of New York, and the Kilburn Brothers of Littleton, N.H.
Related manuscripts, etc., cataloged separately as: Material concerning the Modoc Indians and Modoc War cataloged separately
(BANC MSS C-R 52).
Photographs collected by Pearl Brown Smith.
approximately 155 photographs in 1 box and 16 photographs ; various sizes
BANC PIC 1957.025--STER
BANC PIC 1957.025--PIC BOX 1
BANC PIC 1957.025