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The Yosemite Valley [graphic] : Yosemite National Park California /
BANC PIC 2000.028--fALB
Collection Overview

Title:

The Yosemite Valley: Yosemite National Park California

Creator/Contributor:

Beckett, F. M., creator

Abstract:

19 professional-quality views of the Yosemite Valley (including onw mounted on cover and one on title page). Added snapshots and ephemera appear to be from a participant in a 1924 Oakdale to Yosemite automobile run. One view from the main body of photographs also includes a Camp Curry welcome sign for this event.

Date:

[1924] (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Automobiles -- Societies, etc -- Photographs
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

photographs by F.M. Beckett, San Jose, Calif.
Captions and title page appear to be manuscript, but may have been lithographically reproduced to create a small edition of albums.
Additional pages of snapshots have been added following the back cover of the original album.
F.M. Beckett was a member of the San Jose Camera Club and exhibited at numerous Pictorialist exhibitions in the 1930's.

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.
Souvenir albums

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (41 photographic prints) : b&w ; album 28 x 38 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2000.028--fALB

Origin:

California