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Oakland-Alameda Estuary Subway construction photograph album [graphic].
BANC PIC 2007.065; BANC PIC 2007.065
Collection Overview

Title:

Oakland-Alameda Estuary Subway construction photograph album

Creator/Contributor:

California Bridge and Tunnel Company, creator

Abstract:

Album documents construction of the Oakland-Alameda Estuary Subway (later named the George A. Posey Tube). Photographs depict piling and setting of several segments of subway tunnel tube. Construction officials (probably including engineers George Posey and Lochiel M. King?) also depicted.

Date:

1926-1927 (issued)

Subject:

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Posey, George A -- Photographs
King, Lochiel M -- Photographs
Subways -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Design and construction -- Photographs
Tunnels -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Design and construction -- Photographs
Piling (Civil engineering) -- Photographs
Posey Tube (Oakland, Calif., and Alameda, Calif.) -- Photographs

Note:

Photographs presumably commissioned by California Bridge and Tunnel Company, the general contractors for this project.
Most photographs dated and captioned in negative.
Title supplied by cataloger.
UNPROCESSED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (38 photographic prints) : b&w ; 14 x 23 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

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BANC PIC 2007.065
BANC PIC 2007.065

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

UNPROCESSED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.

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