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Frank and Hannah Schwabacher collection of California views [graphic]
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--PIC; BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--A; BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--AX; BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--B ; ...
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Title:

Frank and Hannah Schwabacher collection of California views

Creator/Contributor:

Schwabacher, Frank.

Creator/Contributor:

Schwabacher, Hannah.

Abstract:

Includes views of the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906, post-fire reconstruction, the Lake Tahoe region, Yosemite Valley, the Panama Pacific International Exposition, and miscellaneous other views.
San Francisco views; primarily relating to the earthquake and fire of 1906. Includes glass negatives. Also includes several 20th century copy photos of 19th century originals (1865-1890)
Mountain regions. Primarly Sierra Nevada views, with the Lake Tahoe and Yosemite regions predominating. Also: Donner, Summit, the Floriston pulp and paper mill, a timber wagon, and an ink sketch for the Schwabacher's book plate.
Photographs and color photomechanical prints of the 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco. Primarily buildings and statuary.

Date:

ca. 1865-ca. 1940, bulk 1906-1915 (issued)

Subject:

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Floriston Pulp and Paper Company -- Pictorial works
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.); -- Pictorial works
Earthquakes -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Fires -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Wilderness areas -- California -- Photographs
Paper industry -- California -- Photographs
Exhibitions -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906 -- Photographs
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Includes modern copy prints from original negatives as well as vintage photoprints.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown. Note in PIC refers to "Schwabacher plates made by Emil Ernst of Yosemite National Park Service."
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00864--PIC : Use of negatives only by permission of the curator of Pictorial Collections.
NITRATE NEGATIVES CLOSED TO RESEARCH DUE TO HAZARDOUS MATERIALS RESTRICTIONS.
Bulk of collection stamped: Schwabacher gift. Source of some items unidentified.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photonegative
photoprint
picture
ca. 260 items (photographic prints, negatives, prints and drawings)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--PIC
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--A
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--AX
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--B
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--C
BANC PIC 1905 - 1954--NNEG misc. box 2 (NNEG)
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--PIC 1905.00687-.00706--NEG
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--PIC 1905.00707-.00864--NEG
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--PIC
BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00944--PIC

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1905.00683-.00864--PIC : Use of negatives only by permission of the curator of Pictorial Collections.
NITRATE NEGATIVES CLOSED TO RESEARCH DUE TO HAZARDOUS MATERIALS RESTRICTIONS.