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Navy and military views, auto racing at Bonneville, agriculture near Salinas, and others [graphic]
BANC PIC 1985.023--NEG
Collection Overview

Title:

Navy and military views, auto racing at Bonneville, agriculture near Salinas, and others

Creator/Contributor:

Associated Press

Abstract:

Views relating to the navy and the military include ships, sailors, early construction at Fort Ord, the ship Star of England, signs from a ship in Japanese and English, etc. Views of auto racing at the Bonneville Salt Flats show cars, equipment, racers (including Al Jenkins), and races. Views relating to agriculture in the Salinas area show workers harvesting in the fields, and a convey of trucks loaded with produce protected by armed guards (possibly related to the Longshoremen's Strike?). Other views show the artist Armand van Oleman, a plane crash near Pt. Reyes, and State Line, Nevada.

Date:

193- (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us-nv -- n-us-ut
United States. -- Navy -- Pictorial works
Ships -- California -- Photographs
Automobiles, Racing -- Utah -- Photographs
Agriculture -- California -- Salinas -- Photographs
Aircraft accidents -- Photographs
Strikes and lockouts -- California -- Photographs
Bonneville Salt Flats (Utah) -- Pictorial works
Salinas (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Nevada -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Some possibly photographed by the Associated Press (items were in period Associated Press envelopes).
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES: Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photonegative
71 negatives : b&w ; 4 x 5 cm. or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1985.023--NEG

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 Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.