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John Bolton Alvarado portrait and stereograph [graphic].
BANC PIC 2008.019--B; BANC PIC 2008.019--B
Collection Overview

Title:

John Bolton Alvarado portrait and stereograph

Creator/Contributor:

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

Creator/Contributor:

J.J. Reilly & Co

Abstract:

Portrait of John Bolton Alvarado (1890s) and stereograph of John Bolton Alvarado accompanied by a man (possibly Juan Bautista Alvarado?) and two women in Yosemite Valley (1870s).

Date:

ca. 1875-1895 (issued)

Subject:

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Alvarado, John Bolton -- Portraits
Alvarado, Juan Bautista -- 1809-1882 -- Pictorial works
Hispanic Americans -- California -- Photographs
Mexican Americans -- California -- Photographs
Pioneers -- California -- Photographs
Yosemite Valley (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Ms. annotation on stereograph verso: J. Alvarado / Juan Alvarado.
Portrait mount damaged in lower left corner, destroying photographer's imprint. Address in lower right: 121 Post St...., San Francisco (known address of photographer I.W. Taber).
Stereograph bears photographer's imprint: J.J. Reilly & Co., Yo Semite Valley, Cal.
Portrait in unusually large card mount format, larger than a panel card.
John Bolton Alvarado was a San Francisco resident and grandson of Juan Bautista Alvarado, Mexican governor of California from 1836 to 1842.

Type:

graphic
Stereographs.
Card photographs.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
2 photographic prints on card mounts : albumen ; 44 x 27 cm. and 9 x 18 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2008.019--B
BANC PIC 2008.019--B

Origin:

California