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Julia Gorman Porter photograph collection [graphic].
BANC PIC 1988.044--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Julia Gorman Porter photograph collection

Creator/Contributor:

Porter, Julia Gorman, 1897-, creator

Abstract:

Photographs show Julia Gorman Porter from childhood to retirement, some with family or friends. Others pictured: Charles B. Porter, John Gorman, Julia's mother, et al. Many vacation and leisure activities (ca. 1909-1920s) are shown, including boating, picnics, other outings in locations such as Yosemite, Alaska, the Columbia River, Napa, Sonoma, Muir Woods, Sausalito, Golden Gate Park, Santa Cruz, and Manilla (P.I.) Later photos show social events related to her career in city planning and urban renewal. Includes some press and event photographs, chiefly group portraits of Porter with San Francisco city officals.

Date:

ca. 1900-1973 (issued)

Subject:

Porter, Julia Gorman -- 1897- -- Pictorial works
Porter family -- Pictorial works
Leisure -- California -- Photographs
Boats and boating -- California -- Photographs
Women city planners -- California -- San Francisco-- -- Pictorial works
California -- Pictorial works
Alaska -- Pictorial works
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Politics and government -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, chiefly unidentified.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Transferred from the Julia Gorman Porter papers (BANC MSS 88/6 c)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 box (ca. 300 photographic prints, including 3 albums) : b&w and color ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1988.044--PIC

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Julia Gorman Porter papers : Porter, Julia Gorman, : 1897-