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Valerie D. Foote photograph album of Palm Springs Desert Riders and other subjects [graphic].
BANC PIC 2008.088; BANC PIC 2008.008--PIC; BANC PIC 2008.088
Collection Overview

Title:

Valerie D. Foote photograph album of Palm Springs Desert Riders and other subjects

Creator/Contributor:

Foote, Valerie D., creator

Abstract:

Album contains snapshots depicting Valerie Foote and various friends, family and associates, chiefly during horseback riding excursions, picnics and other outings in southern California. Includes photographs of the Palm Springs Desert Riders and possibly other horse riding clubs. Among the locations depicted are Palm Springs and the surrounding desert, mountains and valleys; La Jolla; Salton Sea; Santa Barbara; Yosemite National Park; and March Air Force Base. Actors Don Ameche and Clark Gable appear in a few photographs, as does Melba Berry Bennett, founder of the Palm Springs Historical Society.

Date:

1937-1940 (issued)

Subject:

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Foote, Valerie D -- Photographs
Ameche, Don -- Photographs
Gable, Clark -- 1901-1960 -- Photographs
Bennett, Melba Berry -- Photographs
Palm Springs Desert Riders -- Photographs
Horsemanship -- California -- Photographs
Leisure -- California -- Photographs
March Air Force Base (Calif.) -- Photographs
Palm Springs (Calif.) -- Photographs
La Jolla (San Diego, Calif.) -- Photographs
Salton Sea (Calif.) -- Photographs
Santa Barbara (Calif.) -- Photographs
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Photographs

Note:

Compiled by Valerie D. Foote.
Photographers unknown.
Album leaves well-captioned throughout.
Bound in yucca, wood and leather. Desert landscape painted on front cover. Label inside front cover: Hand painted on California yucca grown in the desert.
Title supplied by cataloger.
UNPROCESSED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (139 photographic prints) : b&w ; 23 x 34 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/unprocessed-collections-form
BANC PIC 2008.088
BANC PIC 2008.008--PIC
BANC PIC 2008.088

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

UNPROCESSED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.

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