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George Henry Hinkle and Bliss McGlashan Hinkle California photograph collection [graphic].
BANC PIC 2007.021--PIC box 1; BANC PIC 2007.021--PIC box 2; BANC PIC 2007.021--AX ; BANC PIC 2007.021--STER ; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

George Henry Hinkle and Bliss McGlashan Hinkle California photograph collection

Creator/Contributor:

Hinkle, George Henry, 1896-1950

Creator/Contributor:

Hinkle, Bliss McGlashan, 1896-1949

Creator/Contributor:

McGlashan, C. F. (Charles Fayette), 1847-1931

Creator/Contributor:

Gage, H. K., fl. 1874-1886

Creator/Contributor:

Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912

Creator/Contributor:

Partridge, Sam C., d. 1900

Creator/Contributor:

Simas, Emanuel.

Creator/Contributor:

Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916

Creator/Contributor:

Reilly, John James, 1838-1894

Creator/Contributor:

Rutherford, F. M.

Creator/Contributor:

Runnels & Stateler

Creator/Contributor:

Hayward & Muzzall

Abstract:

Chiefly 19th century California views in and around Truckee, Donner Lake, the Tahoe basin, and San Francisco. Of particular note are numerous views of C.F. McGlashan's Rocking Stone Tower (Where he housed Donner Party relics), a series of views of Warner's Cobweb Palace (Meigg's Wharf, San Francisco), and unusual views around Ocean Beach, the Beach Pavillion, and Cliff House (San Francisco). A series of views of clearing snow from roofs and railroad tracks near Truckee is included, as are several views of railroad accidents.

Date:

ca. 1868-1940, bulk 1880-1920 (issued)

Subject:

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McGlashan, C. F. (Charles Fayette) -- 1847-1931 -- Pictorial works
Hart, Alfred A -- 1816-1908
Rocking Stone Tower (Truckee, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Warner's Cobweb Palace -- Pictorial works
Hotel Del Monte (Monterey, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Donner Party -- Photographs
Railroads -- California -- Donner Pass -- Photographs
Truckee (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Ocean Beach (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works
Donner Pass (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, including H.K. Gage, Sam C. Partridge, F.M. Rutherford, I.W. Taber, Runnels & Stateler, Hayward and Muzzall, and others. Includes one view by Emanuel Simas (of Placerville), and one stereograph (each) by Carleton E. Watkins, A.A. Hart, and J.J. Reilly.
Many photographs probably collected by Charles Fayette McGlashan, father of Bliss McGlashan Hinkle.
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Type:

graphic
Albumen prints.
Stereographs.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
2 boxes and 5 oversized folders (ca. 265 photographic prints), 4 photographic prints : b&w and albumen ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2007.021--PIC box 1
BANC PIC 2007.021--PIC box 2
BANC PIC 2007.021--AX
BANC PIC 2007.021--STER
BANC PIC 2007.021--G
BANC PIC 2007.021

Origin:

California