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Porter Garnett and Edna Foote Garnett family photographs and portraits [graphic].
BANC PIC 2006.007--PIC; BANC PIC 2006.007--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Porter Garnett and Edna Foote Garnett family photographs and portraits

Creator/Contributor:

Genthe, Arnold, 1869-1942

Creator/Contributor:

Lange, Dorothea.

Creator/Contributor:

Bradley & Rulofson

Abstract:

Chiefly studio portraits, including several of Porter Garnett by Arnold Genthe, and one by Dorothea Lange. Also portraits of his wife Edna Foote Garnett, her sister Elvira Foote, artist Ruth Reeves, and a snapshot with Garnett, George Sterling, and Jack London. Also present are two photographic copies of drawn portraits inscribed by Witter Bynner ("Hal"). One of these is a profile of Bynner by Kahlil Gibran, and the other a portrait by Bynner. An albumen card photograph (by Bradley & Rulofson) of an architect's drawing of a proposed San Francisco home for Louis Garnett, and a copy photograph picturing the mid-19th century homes of the Garnett and Coe families is also present.

Date:

ca. 1875-ca. 1930, bulk ca. 1915-1930 (issued)

Subject:

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Garnett, Porter -- 1871-1951 -- Portraits
Garnett, Porter -- 1871-1951 -- Family -- Pictorial works
Garnett, Edna Foote -- Portraits
Foote, Elvira -- Portraits
Bynner, Witter -- 1881-1968 -- Portraits
Reeves, Ruth -- 1892-1966 -- Portraits
Garnett, Louis A. (Louis Anacharsis) -- 1821-1901 -- Homes and haunts -- Pictorial works
Authors, American -- California -- Photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, including Arnold Genthe and Dorothea Lange.
Typescript of the play Two minor miracles (1950) transferred the the Manuscripts Collections of The Bancroft Library.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
17 photographic prints : b&w ; 8 x 10 in. or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2006.007--PIC
BANC PIC 2006.007--PIC

Origin:

United States