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John Birge Sawyer photographs [graphic].
BANC PIC 2007.020--AX; BANC PIC 2007.020--AX
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Title:

John Birge Sawyer photographs

Creator/Contributor:

Sawyer, John Birge, 1881-1970, creator

Abstract:

Chiefly group portraits depicting John Birge Sawyer: with cadets and Psi Upsilon fraternity brothers at University of California, Berkeley; and with fellow officials of U.S. Immigration Service in Portland, Oregon and Hong Kong, China. One print (a photographic enlargement of a snapshot) depicts Sawyer and other immigration officials with Chinese immigrants aboard the S.S. Ilford in Portland, Oregon.

Date:

1902-1913 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us-or
Sawyer, John Birge -- 1881-1970 -- Portraits
United States. -- Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization -- Pictorial works
Psi Upsilon Fraternity -- Pictorial works
Chinese -- Oregon -- Photographs
Military cadets -- California -- Berkeley -- Photographs

Note:

Various photographers.
Title and date supplied by catalogers.
John Birge Sawyer was a graduate of the Univeristy of California, Berkeley. For the United States Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization, he was the Chinese Inspector at Portland, Oregon, vice consul at Hong Kong, Chinese and Immigrant Inspector at San Francisco, and vice consul at Shanghai.
Transferred from the John Birge Sawyer papers (BANC MSS 2007/146).

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
6 photographic prints : b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2007.020--AX
BANC PIC 2007.020--AX

Origin:

Various places

Related Item:

John Birge Sawyer papers : Sawyer, John Birge, : 1881-1970