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[Pictorial material from the Herman Drew Nichols collection].
BANC PIC 1992.076--AX; BANC PIC 1992.076--G; BANC PIC 1977-2015--NEG misc. box 2; BANC PIC 1992.076--PIC box 1; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

[Pictorial material from the Herman Drew Nichols collection]

Creator/Contributor:

Nichols, Herman Drew, creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

Roudebush, Harriet.

Creator/Contributor:

Bunyati, Isvan.

Creator/Contributor:

Koppel, Charles.

Abstract:

Subjects of photographs include the Nichols and Kellogg family, including some of Herman Drew Nichols; the Hiram Tubbs family mansion and Tubbs Hotel in Oakland; early automobiles; art restorer Adolf Werbick; Oakland poet Joaquin Miller; the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire; a panoramic image of downtown Oakland taken ca. 1879; and other miscellaneous topics. Real photograph postcards depict various subjects, including ships, shipwrecks, ship building, bridges, and scenes in San Francisco and Yosemite. Also includes pictorial stationery pertaining to San Francisco; fine art etchings and other prints depicting scenes in San Francisco, Berkeley and other California locations by artists Harriet Roudebush, Isvan Bunyati, M. Van Doorn, and L.N. Scammon; a Charles Koppel lithograph depicting Benicia; and two wax seals from Paestum depicting a Greek or Roman female bust.

Date:

1860 (issued)

Subject:

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Nichols, Herman Drew -- Archives
Nichols, Herman Drew -- Pictorial works
Miller, Joaquin -- 1837-1913 -- Pictorial works
Tubbs family
Kellogg family
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906
Ships -- Photographs
Oakland (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Collected by Herman Drew Nichols.
Also includes one negative of an unidentified naval officer (no print available) and two wax seals.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
NEGATIVE RESTRICTED. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Pictorial material from the Herman Drew Nichols collection, BANC PIC 1992.076, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift ; of the estate of Dorothty Nichols ; 1991.
Transferred from the Herman Drew Nichols collection (BANC MSS 92/910 c)

Type:

graphic
Postcards.
Etchings.
Prints.
Stationery.
Seals (artifacts)
Panoramic photographs.

Physical Description:

photoprint
Approximately 90 photographs and 25 prints in 1 box and 2 oversize folders : chiefly gelatin silver prints ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1992.076--AX
BANC PIC 1992.076--G
BANC PIC 1977-2015--NEG misc. box 2
BANC PIC 1992.076--PIC box 1
BANC PIC 1992.076
BANC PIC 1992.076

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
NEGATIVE RESTRICTED. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

Herman Drew Nichols collection : Nichols, Herman Drew.