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Portraits of California Governor James N. Gillett and his son [graphic]
BANC PIC 19xx.014--POR; BANC PIC 19xx.014--C; BANC PIC 19xx.014--POR
Collection Overview

Title:

Portraits of California Governor James N. Gillett and his son

Abstract:

Primarily studio portraits of Governor James N. Gillett and of his son James. Several group photographs of political events and banquets also present. One portrait is mounted in a 1907 honorary banquet menu from the Fairmont Hotel. Oversize photomechanical print is a group portrait taken at a dinner for Gillett's 1906-07 California gubernatorial campaign. Individuals include Abraham Ruef and Joseph Knowland. Also present are two large unidentified portraits (one man and one woman), signed Bushnell Foto.

Date:

ca.1900-1915 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Gillett, James Norris -- 1860-1937 -- Portraits
Knowland, Joseph R. (Joseph Russell) -- 1873-1966 -- Portraits
Ruef, Abraham -- 1864-1936 -- Portraits
Elections -- California -- Photographs
California -- Politics and government -- Pictorial works

Note:

Various photographers.
RESTRICTED OVERSIZE PRINT. USE VIEWING PRINT ONLY: Shelved in Portrait File under: Gillett, James N.:10. Use of oversize print only by permission of the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
Transferred from the James Norris Gillett family papers (BANC MSS C-B 513)

Type:

graphic
Menus.

Physical Description:

graphic
photomechanical print
photoprint
19 photographic prints and 2 photomechanical prints : b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 19xx.014--POR
BANC PIC 19xx.014--C
BANC PIC 19xx.014--POR

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED OVERSIZE PRINT. USE VIEWING PRINT ONLY: Shelved in Portrait File under: Gillett, James N.:10. Use of oversize print only by permission of the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

James Norris Gillett family papers : Gillett, James Norris, : 1860-1937