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[Charles Erskine Scott Wood and Earl Warren photographs from the Amelia Fry papers].
BANC PIC 2014.228--PIC
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Title:

[Charles Erskine Scott Wood and Earl Warren photographs from the Amelia Fry papers]

Creator/Contributor:

Dassonville, William E. (William Edward), 1879-1957, creator, photographer.

Abstract:

1: Studio portrait of Charles Erskine Scott Wood, with flower in lapel. 2: Snapshot image of Earl Warren and his former Departmental Secretary when Governor of Calfornia, Merrell Farnham Small.

Date:

1920 (issued)

Subject:

Wood, Charles Erskine Scott -- 1852-1944 -- Portraits
Warren, Earl -- 1891-1974 -- Photographs
Small, Merrell Farnham -- Photographs

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
On Wood portrait, photographer's signature lower right: W.E. Dassonville. Inscription inside cover of mount: Charles Erskine Scott Wood. Gift from Sara Bard Field to Amelia Fry ca. 1964. (Multiple online sources date the image to 1920.)
Mount of Warren portrait includes photographer's name printed on front cover: Johansen, Sacramento, Calif. Inscription inside cover: Happy Birthday & much love to Chita Fry, July 23, 1976, from "Pop" [i.e. Merrill Farnham Small]... This is the only picture ever taken of her [i.e. Fry's] two friends together... Sacramento, January, 1971.
Charles Erskine Scott Wood and Earl Warren photographs from the Amelia Fry papers, BANC PIC 2014.228, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift ; of Randy Fry ; 2013.
Among Amelia Fry's oral history subjects were poet and suffragist Sara Bard Field, who married Charles Erskine Scott Wood; and Earl Warren, whose oral history includes an interview with Merrell Farnham Small.
Transferred from the Amelia Fry papers of the Records of the Regional Oral History Office (CU-12.3).

Type:

graphic
Portraits.

Physical Description:

photoprint
2 photographs in 1 folder : gelatin silver prints in folder paper mounts ; sheets 13 x 18 cm and 12 x 9 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2014.228--PIC

Origin:

California

Related Item:

Records of the Regional Oral History Office : Fry, Amelia R.