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[J. Ross Browne family photographs].
BANC PIC 2016.008 box 1
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Title:

[J. Ross Browne family photographs]

Creator/Contributor:

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

Creator/Contributor:

Bradley & Rulofson, photographer.

Abstract:

Includes a few portraits of J. Ross Browne, a few dozen portraits of his daughter Lucy Mayotta Browne Hoffman, and other portraits and snapshots. Other descendants of Browne and Hoffmann are also depicted. Also includes a self-portrait caricature drawing by J. Ross Browne; an original copy of Browne's article "The coast rangers, a chronicle of events in California", from Harper's New Monthly, February, 1862; a notice on Browne's death in 1875 published by Harper's Weekly; and a hand-written program for Grand Soiree Musicale of the Pagoda Hill Glee Club, from 1881.

Date:

1860 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Browne, J. Ross (John Ross) -- 1821-1875 -- Portraits
Hoffmann, Lucy Mayotta -- Portraits

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Includes several photographs by Isaiah W. Taber (S.F.) and Bradly & Rulofson (S.F.). Other photographers include Morse's Palace of Art (S.F.), Silas Selleck (S.F.), Ormsby (Oakland), Webster (Oakland), Bogardus (New York), Whipple (Boston), Hermann Maas (Frankfurt), J. Schäfer (Frankfurt), Lampmann (Dresden), and Elena Hellmann.
J. Ross Browne family photographs, BANC PIC 2016.008, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase ; from Leslie Potenzo ; 2015.

Type:

graphic
Portraits-California.
Albumen prints.
Cartes de visite.

Physical Description:

photoprint
approximately 100 photographs in 1 box : chiefly albumen prints, most mounted ; sheets 21 x 15 cm or smaller

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2016.008 box 1

Origin:

California