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Photographic miscellany, primarily of California scenes [graphic]
BANC PIC 1979.001--PIC; BANC PIC 1979.001--PIC 1979.001:001--CASE; BANC PIC 1979.001--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Photographic miscellany, primarily of California scenes

Creator/Contributor:

Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912

Creator/Contributor:

Shew, William J., 1820-1903

Creator/Contributor:

Gage, H. K., fl. 1874-1886

Creator/Contributor:

Waters, Raper James, 1856-

Creator/Contributor:

Imei, photographer

Creator/Contributor:

Keystone View Company

Creator/Contributor:

Noe & Lee, fl. 1878-1880.

Creator/Contributor:

McKean & Ort, photographers.

Abstract:

Photographs are mainly of California locations. Other locations include Virginia City, Nevada (studio portrait of miner) and the Panama Canal under construction. California photographs include a daguerreotype of miners in the town of Volcano, the Cliff House in San Francisco, stereoviews of San Bernardino and the San Gabriel Mountains, a view of a log train in Santa Cruz County, the Huntington, Hopkins & Co. hardware store, a view of Pescadero, an Indian food cache on stilts, the Oakland Slip and Southern Pacific Railroad Co. depot, oxen logging, Truckee in winter, the San Leandro courthouse showing earthquake damage, and Grover's Mill in Soquel.

Date:

ca. 1854-ca. 1904 (issued)

Subject:

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Huntington, Hopkins and Company -- Pictorial works
Miners -- California -- Photographs
Miners -- Nevada -- Photographs
Buildings -- Earthquake effects -- California -- San Leandro -- Photographs
Indians of North America -- California -- Food
Panama Canal (Panama) -- Design and construction -- Pictorial works
San Bernardino (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Pescadero (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Truckee (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Volcano (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Soquel (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers including: Noe & Lee, Keystone View Company, McKean & Ort, I.W. Taber, H.K. Gage, William Shew, R.J. Waters, and Imei.
Daguerreotype, stereographs, and photographic prints: some vintage and some modern copies.
RESTRICTED ORIGINAL DAGUERREOTYPE. USE VIEWING PRINT ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1979.001:1--PIC Use of original 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.
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Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
24 photographic prints ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1979.001--PIC
BANC PIC 1979.001--PIC 1979.001:001--CASE
BANC PIC 1979.001--PIC

Origin:

Various places

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINAL DAGUERREOTYPE. USE VIEWING PRINT ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1979.001:1--PIC Use of original 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.