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[Jack Spicer childhood photographs].
BANC PIC 2016.029--PIC
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Title:

[Jack Spicer childhood photographs]

Abstract:

Chiefly snapshots of Jack Spicer and Spicer family members taken during the poet's toddler years when the family lived in Glendale and Los Angeles. Domestic scenes of Jack and his younger brother Holt Spicer crawling, playing, reading, posing, etc. Also includes one studio portrait each of Jack and Holt taken during this same time period.

Date:

1928 (issued)

Subject:

Spicer, Jack -- Pictorial works
Spicer, Holt -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Jack Spicer childhood photographs, BANC PIC 2016.029, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Latif William Harris ; 2015.
Accompanying DVD-R disc of scans of this collection transferred to the Digital Collections Unit of The Bancroft Library.
Previously owned by Beryl Calhoun Foote, first cousin of Jack Spicer's mother. Jennifer Sweeney, Foote's daughter, inherited the photographs and gave them to Latif William Harris.

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

photoprint
15 photographs in 1 folder : chiefly gelatin silver prints mounted on album leaf ; mount 30 x 22 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2016.029--PIC

Origin:

California