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Portraits of Peter J. Barber and family [graphic].
BANC PIC 2001.052--PIC; BANC PIC 2001.052--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Portraits of Peter J. Barber and family

Creator/Contributor:

Fowzer, Jacob.

Creator/Contributor:

Hammersmith, J. E. (John Edward), 1840-1898

Creator/Contributor:

Newton, W. L.

Creator/Contributor:

Addis, R. W. (Robert W.), -1874

Creator/Contributor:

Opposition Photographic Gallery

Creator/Contributor:

Rieman & Company

Abstract:

Chiefly portraits of Barber and family members. Includes one souvenir photo of the Santa Barbara mission (1890s), 1 stereograph of family members on the steps of the Barber home, and a cabinet card photo montage with a view of Santa Barbara surrounded by portraits of citizens.

Date:

1847-ca. 1890 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Barber, Peter J -- 1830-1905 -- Portraits
Pioneers -- California -- Portraits

Note:

Photographers include Jacob Fowzer, J.E. Hammersmith, the Opposition Photographic Gallery, and Rieman & Co. (all of San Francisco), W.L. Newton (Santa Barbara), and R.W. Addis (Washington, D.C.).
Note, in modern hand, laid in one daguerreotype case: P.J. Barber, 17 yrs of age, Ohio--Cleveland, 1847.
Title supplied by cataloger.
RESTRICTED DAGUERREOTYPES AND AMBROTYPES. Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding this item should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
PARTIALLY ARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
Architect. Mayor of Santa Barbara, 1880-1882. Born ca. 1830 in Ohio. Came to San Francisco from Ohio via Panama in 1852. Married Mary Jane Wheaton in San Francisco, 1858 or later.
Library purchases. Additions received with the Peter J. Barber collection (BANC MSS 2002/200)

Type:

graphic
Daguerreotypes.
Card photographs.
Ambrotypes.
Tintypes.
Cartes de visite.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
27 items (13 photographic prints, 11 cased photographs, 1 tintype, and 2 calling cards) : albumen prints, daguerreotypes, ambrotypes and tintypes ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2001.052--PIC
BANC PIC 2001.052--PIC

Origin:

United States

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED DAGUERREOTYPES AND AMBROTYPES. Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding this item should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
PARTIALLY ARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

Peter J. Barber collection : Barber, Peter J., : 1830-1905