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Matthes, François Photographs from the François Matthes papers [graphic].
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC NNEG Box 1; BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC NNEG Box 2; BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC NNEG Box 3; BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC NNEG Portfolio; ...
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Title:

Photographs from the François Matthes papers

Creator/Contributor:

Matthes, François, 1874-1948, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Kirk, Frances C.

Abstract:

Pictures from trips (including camping) around the United States include scenes in the Rocky Mountains, views of Montana and Yosemite, Calif. Many views of Sierra Nevada scenes are also included. Matthes is pictured with the crew of the Richfield Eagle airplane after a flight over Sequoia National Park in 1936. Two copies of a portrait of Matthes' father are included, as is a pastel of Mono Lake by Frances C. Kirk. Other items include photographs taken to illustrate Matthes' publications, photographs of rocks and landscapes with captions explaining their geological significance, and snapshots from various Boy Scout trips.

Date:

1871-ca. 1940 (issued)

Subject:

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Boy Scouts -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Geology -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Photographs
Wilderness areas -- California -- Photographs
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works
Rocky Mountains -- Pictorial works
Montana -- Pictorial works
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographed mainly by F. Matthes.
Mainly photographic prints and negatives. Also includes prints, and a pastel.
Many items caption in manuscript.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES: Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Temporary list of contents available.
Transferred from the François Matthes papers (BANC MSS C-B 821)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
picture
7 boxes (ca. 1240 photographic prints and ca. 355 negatives), 1 oversize folder (2 photographic prints and 1 drawing) and 1 portfolio (2 negatives) ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC NNEG Box 1
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC NNEG Box 2
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC NNEG Box 3
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC NNEG Portfolio
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC Box 1
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC Box 2
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC Box 3
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC Box 4
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC
BANC PIC 1961.019--PIC

Origin:

United States

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED NEGATIVES: Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

François Matthes papers : Matthes, François, : 1874-1948