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Gustavus C. Pearson family photographs [graphic]
BANC PIC 1992.048--PIC; BANC PIC 1992.048--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Gustavus C. Pearson family photographs

Abstract:

Primarily portraits and snapshots of the Pearson and Meeks families, family homes, etc., with some views in Vallejo (Calif.), Hannibal (Mo.), Illinois, and elsewhere. Includes one interior of an unidentified woodworking shop with boy working on mission style furniture.

Date:

1857-ca. 1950 (issued)

Subject:

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Pearson family -- Pictorial works
Meeks family -- Pictorial works
Vallejo (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Hannibal (Mo.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

2 portraits dated 1857 appear to be salted paper photoprints. Numerous cartes de visite portraits are also present.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, including James G. Smith of Vallejo, Calif.
PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION: Direct inquiries to Curator of Pictorial Collections.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Transferred from the Gustavus C. Pearson family papers (BANC MSS 92/840 c)

Type:

graphic
Postcards.
Tintypes.
Cartes de visite.
Salted paper prints.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
93 items (photographic prints, tintypes, cartes de visite, and postcards)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1992.048--PIC
BANC PIC 1992.048--PIC

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION: Direct inquiries to Curator of Pictorial Collections.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Gustavus C. Pearson family papers : Pearson, G. C. (Gustavus C.), : 1827-1911