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Portraits of J.K. Macomber and family and views of ranch lands [graphic]
BANC PIC 1979.005-.006--PIC; BANC PIC 1979.005-.006--PIC
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Title:

Portraits of J.K. Macomber and family and views of ranch lands

Creator/Contributor:

Steckel, George.

Creator/Contributor:

French, R. E.

Creator/Contributor:

Blakesly, photographer

Creator/Contributor:

Cunningham, A. N.

Creator/Contributor:

Alman & Co

Creator/Contributor:

McCurry Foto Co

Abstract:

Portraits (some cabinet cards) of Macomber and family, both individuals and in groups. Includes photos of children and a pencil sketch portrait of Macomber by Buel. Ranch views depict Ausaymas Ranch Company lands, irrigation works on Pacheco Creek, construction of a reservoir, a panorama of the Paicines Rancho, the Kaweah River bridge, Camp Durwood on the Kern River, and 11 photos of championship livestock.

Date:

ca. 1880-ca. 1920 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Macomber, J. K -- Portraits
McCumber family -- Portraits
Children -- Photographs
Livestock exhibitions -- California -- Photographs
Ranches -- California -- Photographs
Irrigation -- California -- Photographs
Reservoirs -- California -- Photographs
Agriculture -- California -- Photographs
Rancho Ausaymas y San Felipe (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Kaweah River (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Rancho Cienega de los Paicines (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
One oversize photographic portrait by Geo. Steckel (Los Angeles). Some photos signed "L. Alman & Co." (New York). Photographers of ranch scenes include: A.N. Cunningham, Blakesly, R.E. French (Visalia, Calif.) and McCurry Foto Company.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
82 photographic prints and 1 pencil drawing : b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1979.005-.006--PIC
BANC PIC 1979.005-.006--PIC

Origin:

California