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Photographs from the James E. Sisson papers [graphic]
BANC PIC 1987.074--PIC; BANC PIC 1987.074--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Photographs from the James E. Sisson papers

Abstract:

Collection includes a few views related to Jack London (his grave, a bust, Wolf House, portraits of London, etc.), but mainly contains views of an unidentified family (snapshots, baby pictures, family groups, etc.), reproductions of paintings, and photographs of an art exhibit. Two baby portraits of Mountford V. Gatter (Coalinga, Calif.) also included. The name Sisson does not appear on any of the family pictures. Unarranged items have not been described here.

Date:

ca. 1906-ca. 1983 (issued)

Subject:

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London, Jack -- 1876-1916 -- Pictorial works
Gatter, Mountford V -- Portraits

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown. Pastel portraits of Jack London and James E. Sisson done by Ray Crossland.
Photographic prints, drawings, posters, and negatives.
PARTIALLY ARRANGED COLLECTION. SOME MATERIALS UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
James E. Sisson, 1916-1987. World recognized expert on Jack London.
Transferred from the James E. Sisson papers (BANC MSS 87/167 c)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
picture
ca. 325 items : some color ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1987.074--PIC
BANC PIC 1987.074--PIC

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

PARTIALLY ARRANGED COLLECTION. SOME MATERIALS UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

James E. Sisson papers : Sisson, James E.