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Photographs from the Porter Garnett papers [graphic]
BANC PIC 1953.012--PIC
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Title:

Photographs from the Porter Garnett papers

Abstract:

The Garnetts and friends at a formal dinner party, 1927; a small group outside the Garnett house on Schoolhouse Lane, 1930; a portrait of young Porter Garnett in May, 1894, accompanied by a copy of a humorous cover letter to Grace Bird.

Date:

1894-1930 (issued)

Subject:

Garnett, Porter -- 1871-1951 -- Pictorial works

Note:

Additional photographs from the Porter Garnett papers under call number: BANC PIC 1905.14743-.14835--PIC.
Porter Garnett, a native of San Francisco, was prominent in West Coast literary activities and in fine printing. He co-founded "The Lark" with Gelett Burgess, was a dramatic and literary critic, an assistant curator at The Bancroft Library (1907-12), and founder of the Laboratory Press while professor of graphic arts at the Carnegie Institute of Technology (1922-35). Garnett was also an active member of the Bohemian Club.
Transferred from the Porter Garnett papers (BANC MSS C-H 118)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
3 photographic prints : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm and smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1953.012--PIC

Origin:

California

Related Item:

Porter Garnett papers : Garnett, Porter, : 1871-1951