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A guide to the John J. Gorman photograph collection, 1898-1955
P87-032 (SAFR 23367)  
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Description
The John J. Gorman photograph collection, 1898-1955, bulk 1912-1923, (SAFR 23367, P87-032) is primarily comprised of photographs of John Gorman's travels as a marine engineer for Standard Oil Company and his personal travels, mostly in California, as well as ephemera from professional and personal activities. The collection has been processed to the File Unit level with some Items listed and is open for use.
Background
John Joseph Gorman (1894-1961) was a marine engineer and an employee of the Tide Water Associated Oil Company and one of its predecessor companies for 30 years. Many of his family members were early settlers in San Francisco, California, and were influential in the city's commerce and development.
Extent
1075 items.
Restrictions
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Availability
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.