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Photographs from the Marion Randall Parsons papers [graphic].
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC (Album); BANC PIC 1956.009--AX; BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC A.Box 1; BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC Carton 2; ...
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Title:

Photographs from the Marion Randall Parsons papers
Parsons family papers

Creator/Contributor:

Parsons, Marion Randall.

Creator/Contributor:

Curtis, Asahel, 1874-1941

Creator/Contributor:

Parsons, Edward Taylor, 1861-1914

Creator/Contributor:

Gifford & Hale Photo

Abstract:

Wilderness and mountaineering outings, primarily in the Sierra Nevada mountains, some of which are identified as Sierra Club outings. Family portraits and snapshots (most unidentified) also present.
album of 8th Sierra Club outing, to Kern River Canyon; ca. 150 unidentified outing photos; ca. 98 mountain photos, some by Asahel Curtis, some dated 1905; 1 album of San Francisco earthquake and fire photos; some Alaska and Yosemite views; unidentified album (Huntington Lake and Evolution Basin captioned); 2 albums of 1906 and 1910 outings; miscellaneous loose photographs.
primarily Sierra Nevada outing photos, (ca. 1900), including an album with many panoramic photos of a snowshoeing trip in Yosesemite. Also, some views of a Mazamas mountaineering outing of 1896 (Mt. Rainier?), 1 of which shows photographer's tent of Gifford and Hale (Portland, Or.), 1 view of the Portland flood of 1890, and 9 views (on 1 cabinet card) of and "Indian burying ground" near the Dalles, Or., photographed by D.C. Herrin. Hawaiian and European snapshots also present.

Date:

ca. 1890-ca. 1920 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-usp--
Parsons family -- Portraits
Sierra Club -- Pictorial works
Wilderness areas -- California -- Photographs
Outdoor recreation -- California -- Photographs
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, including M.R. & E.T. Parsons, and Asahel Curtis.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
UNARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
Additional Parsons Sierra Club photographs included in the Bancroft Library collection: Sierra Club photograph albums (BANC PIC 1971.031--ALB)
Transferred from the Parsons family papers (BANC MSS C-B 478)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photonegative
photoprint
ca. 1080 items (photographic prints, albums, & ca. 200 glass & film negatives.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/unprocessed-collections-form
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC (Album)
BANC PIC 1956.009--AX
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC A.Box 1
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC Carton 2
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC NEG.Box 1
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC NEG.Box 2
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC NEG.Box 3
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC NEG.Box 4
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC NEG.Box 5
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC
BANC PIC 1956.009--PIC

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
UNARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.

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