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[Grabhorn collection of nineteenth century western photographic views].
BANC PIC 1970.057--PIC; BANC PIC 1970.057--LAN; BANC PIC 1970.057
Collection Overview

Title:

[Grabhorn collection of nineteenth century western photographic views]

Creator/Contributor:

Wores, Theodore, 1858-1939

Creator/Contributor:

Rosenthal, Toby Edward, approximately 1848-1917

Abstract:

Includes seven Houseworth cabinet card photographs of paintings (three are Theodore Wores paintings of Chinese life, others are by Toby Rosenthal, Hamon, and Tojetti); a flume called Dry Gulch Shoot; an unidentified large flume trestle; deer (or similar) in a fenced area; two Utah railroad views (by Crockwell), two Alaskan views of Native Americans with canoe (by Partridge) and tourists at Muir Glacier (by Ingersoll); view of the fallen redwood tree Andrew Jackson (by Fiske). Lantern slide is of redwood at Big Trees.

Date:

1870 (issued)

Subject:

Chinese -- California -- Photographs
Alaska -- Photographs
Muir Glacier (Alaska) -- Photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, including Thomas Houseworth (Calif.); James H. Crockwell, (Utah); Partridge (Or.); T.W. Ingersoll (Minn.); George Fiske (Calif.).
Also includes 1 lantern slide, shelved in LAN.
Majority of images are on card mounts.
Grabhorn collection of nineteenth century western photographic views, BANC PIC 1970.057, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
The Grabhorn collection of nineteenth century photographic portraits and calling cards has been cataloged separately (BANC PIC 1970.037)
Gift of Mrs. Edwin Grabhorn. Apparently collected by the Grabhorns from various sources.

Type:

graphic
Cabinet photographs.
Lantern slides.

Physical Description:

photoprint
15 photographs in 2 folders : images 15 x 25 cm or smaller

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1970.057--PIC
BANC PIC 1970.057--LAN
BANC PIC 1970.057

Origin:

Various places