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Scrapbook from the George Davidson papers [graphic]
BANC PIC 1946.009--ffALB
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Title:

Scrapbook from the George Davidson papers

Creator/Contributor:

Muybridge, Eadweard, 1830-1904

Abstract:

Photographic prints, drawings, clippings, telegrams, business cards, receipts, wax seals, dried flowers and other ephemera. Subjects include Alaskan views and artifacts, waterscapes, scenic views, views relevant to Californian and Alaskan history, portraits of Davidson and others, and scientific equipment (microscopes and astronomical equipment.) One image appears to be from Muybridge's "Human figure in motion" series, and is captioned "George running for Muybridge".

Date:

ca. 1880-ca. 1900 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ak -- n-us-ca
Davidson, George -- 1825-1911 -- Portraits
Astronomy -- 19th century -- Photographs
Scientific apparatus and instruments -- Photographs
Alaska -- Pictorial works
California -- Pictorial works

Note:

Includes numerous cyanotypes.
Title supplied by cataloger.
RESTRICTED COLLECTION, due to fragility: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Transferred from the George Davidson papers (BANC MSS C-B 490)

Type:

graphic
Seascapes.
Clippings.
Cyanotypes.
Drawings.

Physical Description:

graphic
picture
1 album (ca. 150 items)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1946.009--ffALB

Origin:

Various places

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED COLLECTION, due to fragility: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

George Davidson papers : Davidson, George, : 1825-1911