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F.J. Geisler photographs of Martinez and other Contra Costa County locations [graphic].
BANC PIC 2011.049--PIC; BANC PIC 2011.049
Collection Overview

Title:

F.J. Geisler photographs of Martinez and other Contra Costa County locations

Creator/Contributor:

Geisler, F. J., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Tatam, Robert Daras, 1926-

Abstract:

Includes cityscapes, street scenes and other views of Martinez, Calif., as well as views of other Contra Costa County locations such as Port Costa, Alhambra Valley (including the railroad trestle, the cemetery and the home of John Muir), Crockett and the California and Hawaiian Sugar Company refinery, Concord, Pittsburg, and the county hospital. Topics depicted in many photographs include buildings, streets, shipping and industry. Includes many scenes of the Contra Costa County waterfront at various locations along the Carquinez Strait. Includes two views of 1906 earthquake damage to buildings in Martinez. Also includes a few views taken in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco.

Date:

ca. 1905-ca. 1925 (issued)

Subject:

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California and Hawaiian Sugar Company -- Pictorial works
Waterfronts -- California -- Contra Costa County -- Photographs
Hospitals -- California -- Contra Costa County -- Photographs
Martinez (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Contra Costa County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Port Costa (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Alhambra Valley (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Crockett (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Digitally printed, with captions, by Robert Daras Tatam, from original glass negatives by F.J. Geisler.
Title devised by cataloger.
Purchase; of Robert Daras Tatam ; 2011.

Type:

graphic
Digital prints.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
2 folders (80 photographic prints) : digital ; 8 1/2 x 11 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2011.049--PIC
BANC PIC 2011.049

Origin:

California