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Visual materials from the Henry Meade Bland papers [graphic].
BANC PIC 1959.009--PIC ; BANC PIC 1959.008-.009--PIC; BANC PIC 1959.008-.009--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Visual materials from the Henry Meade Bland papers

Creator/Contributor:

Bland, Henry Meade, 1863-1931, creator

Abstract:

Miscellaneous collection including portraits of literary and political figures (Mary Austin, Jack London, Edwin Markham, Charles Warren Stoddard, George Sterling, J.D. Phelan, et al.); prince and princess Lazarovich; and Charles Herrold (an "inventor of a successful wireless telephone"), among others. Also included are views of homemade ergograph, "grasping machine," early phonograph attached to a wireless telephone, Mexican shrunken head, missions, and Bland's home in San Jose, California. In addition, views of California missions and homes of R.L. Stevenson (in Oakland and in Monterey, Calif.) and of Luther Burbank (in Santa Rosa, Calif.) are present.

Date:

ca. 1890-1930 (issued)

Subject:

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Stevenson, Robert Louis -- 1850-1894 -- Homes and haunts -- California -- Pictorial works
Burbank, Luther -- 1849-1926 -- Homes and haunts -- California -- Santa Rosa -- Pictorial works
Inventions -- Photographs
Poets, American -- California -- Portraits
Authors, American -- California -- Portraits
Curiosities and wonders -- Photographs
Politicians -- United States -- Portraits
Ergograph -- Photographs
Spanish mission buildings -- California -- Photographs

Note:

Includes photographic prints, postcards, watercolors, prints and ephemera.
UNARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Bland was a poet who authored numerous works on California and literature.
List of portraits in Portrait File available in the library.
Transferred from the Henry Meade Bland papers (BANC MSS C-H 30)

Type:

graphic
Postcards.

Physical Description:

graphic
picture
13 photographs and 1 box (approximately 100 items) : some color ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/unprocessed-collections-form
BANC PIC 1959.009--PIC
BANC PIC 1959.008-.009--PIC
BANC PIC 1959.008-.009--PIC

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

UNARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Henry Meade Bland papers : Bland, Henry Meade, : 1863-1931
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