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Photographs from the Ednah Robinson Aiken papers [graphic].
BANC PIC 1960.021--A
Collection Overview

Title:

Photographs from the Ednah Robinson Aiken papers

Creator/Contributor:

Bisbee, (Mary L.), Miss

Abstract:

Collection contains pictures of writer Ednah Aiken, her family, and friends. Many items relate to well known California writers and artists, including a portraits of William Keith (one inscribed to Aiken), and Mrs[?] Keith. Album contains many photographs of children and babies, some identified. Family portraits (chiefly 19th century to ca. 1920) include relations with surnames Robinson, Aiken, Bull, Sarber (Sarbor?; Jarbor?; Sarloe?; name illegible), and Cook, many of whom were from Maryland and Pennsylvania.

Date:

ca. 1860-ca. 1949 (issued)

Subject:

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Aiken family -- Pictorial works
Keith, William -- 1838-1911 -- Portraits
Aiken, Ednah -- 1872-1960 -- Pictorial works
Families -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Children -- California -- Photographs
Authors, American -- California -- Portraits
Artists -- California -- Portraits

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, including Miss Bisbee of Berkeley.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Transferred from the Ednah Robinson Aiken papers (BANC MSS C-H 117)

Type:

graphic
Portraits.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 box (1 album of ca. 315 photographic prints, and ca. 42 loose photographic prints and clippings) : b&w, some albumen prints, some hand colored ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1960.021--A

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Ednah Robinson Aiken papers : Aiken, Ednah, : 1872-1960