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San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, and Golden Gate Bridge [graphic]
BANC PIC 1985.024--ffALB v.1; BANC PIC 1985.024--ffALB v.2; BANC PIC 1985.024--ffALB
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Title:

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, and Golden Gate Bridge

Creator/Contributor:

Cyr, William A.

Creator/Contributor:

Alta Electric and Mechanical Company

Abstract:

Records the electrification of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, and the Golden Gate Bridge, by Alta Electric and Mechanical Company. Volume 1 contains photographic prints with some typescripts, articles, and prints from periodical sources. Volume two contains newspapers and an Oct. 1937 issue of Electrical Contracting with an article by William Cyr (all formerly laid in v.1)

Date:

1936-1937 (issued)

Subject:

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Alta Electric and Mechanical Company -- Pictorial works
Bridges -- Lighting -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title from album cover.
Compiled by William A. Cyr. Photographers unknown.
Extensive annotations accompany many photographs.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES: Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

Type:

graphic
Progress photographs.

Physical Description:

graphic
photonegative
photoprint
2 albums (ca. 325 photographic prints, & miscellaneous ill. newspaper pages) : b&w ; 41 x 31 cm. + 17 negatives.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1985.024--ffALB v.1
BANC PIC 1985.024--ffALB v.2
BANC PIC 1985.024--ffALB

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED NEGATIVES: Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.