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[Panoramic photographs of Orange County, Calif. scenes].
BANC PIC 2017.024--G; BANC PIC 2017.024--PIC; BANC PIC 2017.024--I; BANC PIC 2017.024
Collection Overview

Title:

[Panoramic photographs of Orange County, Calif. scenes]

Creator/Contributor:

Leonard, W. F. D., creator, photographer.

Abstract:

Various panoramic scenes from early 20th century Orange County, including :1-:2--G) Huntington Beach oil fields; :3--G) orange groves, with oil field in distance; :4--G) harvest scene; :5--G) United Walnut Growers of California truck loaded with bags of walnuts; :6--I) Laguna Heights (i.e. Laguna Beach), viewed from the east; :7--G) large group posing before Zimmerman Bros. Transfer & Storage truck; :8--G) large group of unidentified naval personnel with biplanes in background. Also includes smaller group portrait of uniformed men posing before Seventh Regiment T. armory building in Santa Ana in 1898 (:9--PIC).

Date:

1898 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Oil fields -- California -- Orange County -- Photographs
Agriculture -- California -- Orange County -- Photographs
Huntington Beach (Calif.) -- Photographs
Laguna Beach (Calif.) -- Photographs
Orange County (Calif.) -- Photographs
Santa Ana (Calif.) -- Photographs

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
One photograph includes name of photographer written in negative: W.F.D. Leonard. Other photographs are possibly by same photographer.
Some prints include descriptive annotations on backs.
Panoramic photographs of Orange County, Calif. scenes, BANC PIC 2017.024, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Margolis & Moss ; 2016.
W.F.D. Leonard worked as a photographer in Santa Ana from at least 1916 to 1925, specializing in panoramic views.

Type:

graphic
Panoramic photographs.
Group portraits.

Physical Description:

photoprint
9 photographs in 3 folders: chiefly gelatin silver prints; 19 x 154 cm or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2017.024--G
BANC PIC 2017.024--PIC
BANC PIC 2017.024--I
BANC PIC 2017.024

Origin:

California