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Gibbons family photograph album [graphic].
BANC PIC 1999.082--PIC; BANC PIC 1999.082
Collection Overview

Title:

Gibbons family photograph album

Creator/Contributor:

Williams, Virgil Macey, 1830-1886

Abstract:

Chiefly snapshot photographs depicting scenes from family outings, recreation, and other activities; various residential interiors and exteriors; views of Berkeley and the University of California campus, San Francisco Bay, New Orleans, Yellowstone National Park, San Francisco and other locations; scenes from a children's theater production; and the San Francisco law offices of William F. Booth. Immediate family depicted throughout album is probably that of physician Henry Gibbons, Jr., brother of Edward Gibbons, who was the father of Emily Gibbons Booth (wife of William F. Booth). Some photographs may have been taken by a woman, whose self-portrait is included. Also includes many photographs of paintings by California artist Virgil Williams.

Date:

ca. 1880-ca. 1932 (issued)

Subject:

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Gibbons family -- Pictorial works
University of California, Berkeley -- Pictorial works
Leisure -- California -- Photographs
Women photographers -- California -- Photographs
Berkeley (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
San Francisco Bay (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Photographer(s) unknown.
Title devised by cataloger.
Includes albumen, cyanotype, platinum and silver gelatin prints.
Purchase; from Robert Tat; 1998.

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.
Albumen prints.
Platinum prints.
Cyanotypes.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 box (1 album and 1 folder, ca. 150 photographic prints) : 27 x 22 cm or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1999.082--PIC
BANC PIC 1999.082

Origin:

Various places