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George Ballin Epstein papers, 1899-1910.
BANC MSS 2010/532
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Title:

George Ballin Epstein papers, 1899-1910

Creator/Contributor:

Epstein, George Ballin, 1862-1952, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Judah L. Magnes Museum, WJHC 1992.004.

Creator/Contributor:

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Typed copy (four pages) of a letter Epstein wrote and sent to his father describing his experience in the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire, letter written by Epstein's father-in-law, Leopold Veith, on the occasion of his 90th birthday (c. 1910), postcard of a breadline in the wake of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, an 1882 series five dollar bill ( 1899, San Antonio), and a photocopy of a photograph of Epstein.

Date:

1899 (issued)

Subject:

Epstein, George Ballin -- 1862-1952 -- Archives
Epstein family -- Correspondence
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906

Note:

Formerly: Judah L. Magnes Museum Collection Number WJHC 1992.004.
George Ballin Epstein papers, BANC MSS 2010/532, The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Transfer; Judah L. Magnes Museum; 2010.
Probable survivor of the San Francisco earthquake and fire, 1906.
Materials in English.

Physical Description:

print
1 folder.

Language:

English

Identifier:

2009530543
BANC MSS 2010/532

Origin:

California