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Wildlife, plants, Indians, and western scenes from the Vernon Bailey collection [graphic]
BANC PIC 1980.021--A; BANC PIC 1980.021--LAN; BANC PIC 1959 - 2011--NEG (5x7) misc. box 1; BANC PIC 1980.021--ALB ALB.Box 1 [v.1-5]; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Wildlife, plants, Indians, and western scenes from the Vernon Bailey collection

Creator/Contributor:

Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Waters, Raper James, 1856-

Creator/Contributor:

Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909

Creator/Contributor:

Curtis, Asahel, 1874-1941

Creator/Contributor:

Gifford & Hale Photo

Abstract:

Many photographs relate to wildlife (possibly related to Bailey's scientific career and on U.S. Biological Surveys) showing animals in traps, in the wild, etc. Other nature photographs show detailed views of plants and views of rock formations and topography. Photos relating to Indians show various pueblos (Taos, Acoma, Laguna, Zuni, etc.), a Shoshone Indian ranch, and Indians doing various activities (fiestas, dances, races). Some family photos, group portraits, and views of camping also included. Locations photographed: Washington (Mazamas outing of 1896, Mt. Rainier, etc.), Oregon (Crater Lake, Columbia River), California, Montana, Dakotas, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico (many), Texas, and possibly others.

Date:

ca. 1896-ca. 1910 (issued)

Subject:

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United States. -- Division of Biological Survey -- Pictorial works
United States. -- Bureau of Biological Survey -- Pictorial works
Pueblos -- Photographs
Animal traps -- Photographs
Animals -- Photographs
Zoology -- Photographs
Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- Photographs
Nature
Natural history -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works
Wilderness areas -- West (U.S.) -- Photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Chiefly snapshots presumably photographed by Vernon Bailey. Includes professional views by [Asahel?] Curtis, Gifford & Hale Photo (Portland), R.J. Waters, C.R. Savage, and possibly others.
Many photographs are captioned.
NEGATIVE RESTRICTED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Naturalist and Biological Survey team member. Colleague and brother-in-law of anthropologist C. Hart Merriam.

Type:

graphic
Lantern slides.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
slide
2 boxes (containing ca. 1,400 photographic prints in 9 albums), 1 folder (ca. 50 photographic prints), 280 lantern slides (some hand tinted) and 1 negative ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1980.021--A
BANC PIC 1980.021--LAN
BANC PIC 1959 - 2011--NEG (5x7) misc. box 1
BANC PIC 1980.021--ALB ALB.Box 1 [v.1-5]
BANC PIC 1980.021--ALB ALB.Box 2 [v.6-9]
BANC PIC 1980.021
BANC PIC 1980.021--ALB

Origin:

United States

Copyright Note:

NEGATIVE RESTRICTED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.