Title:The wildflowers of Yosemite National Park
Creator/Contributor:Pillsbury, Arthur C. (Arthur Clarence), creator, photographer.
Creator/Contributor:Rolph, James, 1869-1934, former owner.
Professional hand-colored photographs documenting numerous wildflowers found in Yosemite National Park, accompanied by typescript
captions that include common and Latin names of the plants, locations where they were found, and the date photographed. Many
images appear to be of plant samples photographed in a studio; others are taken in the field. First page includes a Pillsbury
view of Yosemite Valley.
Wild flowers -- California -- Yosemite National Park -- Photographs
Botany -- California -- Yosemite National Park
Yosemite Valley (Calif.) -- Photographs
by Arthur C. Pillsbury.
Title on first page.
All captions dated 1919.
Per bookseller's description, album was once owned by San Francisco mayor and California Governor James Rolph.
The wildflowers of Yosemite National Park, BANC PIC 2017.070, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase ; from Margolis & Moss ; 2017.
103 photographs in 1 album : hand-colored gelatin silver prints ; sheets 15 x 10 cm, album 24 x 36 cm
BANC PIC 2017.070--fALB