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Views of redwood trees [graphic].
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX --AX; BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG (5x7) Box 4c; BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG Box 1; BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG Box 2; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Views of redwood trees

Creator/Contributor:

Save the Redwoods League, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Davis, Sheldon.

Creator/Contributor:

Curtis, C. C. (Charles Clifford), 1862-1956

Creator/Contributor:

Tibbitts, H. C.

Creator/Contributor:

Pillsbury Picture Co

Abstract:

Collection includes a series of photos of the General Noble tree (Fresno Co., Calif.) felled for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago of 1893. Various stages of the felling are pictured with the work crew posing beside the tree. Photographs relating to logging show the Sierra Redwood (Sequoia gigantea), fir trees in Washington, and the Snoqualmie Lumber Co. Lantern slides show redwood trees. Negatives include views of Idaho and the dedications of various groves in the 1920's.

Date:

ca. 1891-ca. 1929 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) -- California -- Pictorial works
Coast redwood -- Photographs
Logging -- California -- Photographs
Conservation of natural resources -- California -- Photographs
Giant sequoia -- Photographs
General Noble (Tree) -- Photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Identified photographers include Sheldon Davis and Charles C. Curtis. Glass plate negatives by H.C. Tibbitts, Pillsbury Picture Co. and others are present.
Compiled by the Save the Redwoods League.
NEGATIVES STORED OFF-SITE: Not for public use.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
slide
ca. 75 items (photographic prints, lantern slides, and negatives) : some color ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1960.013--AX --AX
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG (5x7) Box 4c
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG Box 1
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG Box 2
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG Box 3
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG Box 4a
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG Box 4b
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX NEG Box 5
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX
BANC PIC 1960.013--AX

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

NEGATIVES STORED OFF-SITE: Not for public use.