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Guide to the Seema Aissen Weatherwax Photographs
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Series 1. Photographs

Box 1, Folder 1

Long Beach Earthquake, 1933 (photographer unknown)1933

Physical Description: 53 photos in 16 sheets
Box 1, Folder 2

Yosemite, Ansel Adams Camera Workshop1938 - 1940

Physical Description: 19 sheets

Scope and Content Note

Lee Warren, Ansel Adams' secretary, First Camera Workshop, Bests Studio, Yosemite, Seema's Apartment, Party at Studio in Yosemite, Ansel Adams in Yosemite, Seema Weatherwax, Virginia Adams 1993
Box 1, Folder 3

I am an American Day, Los Angeles1940 - 1950

Physical Description: 15 sheets (photographs and negatives)
Box 1, Folder 4

Sir Lancelot, Trinidad Performers1940 - 1950

Physical Description: 8 sheets
Box 1, Folder 5

Demonstrations for Jobs, Los Angeles, 1945

Physical Description: 6 sheets
Box 1, Folder 6

Hollywood Strike 1945, Shafter Farm Camp Negatives 1941

Physical Description: 22 sheets
Box 1, Folder 7

Russian Delegates to the U.N. Conference1945

Physical Description: 5 sheets
Box 1, Folder 8

Shafter Farm Labor Camp1941

Physical Description: 4 photographs in 4 sheets
Box 1, Folder 9

Shafter Farm Camp, the Californians Magazine [1 of 2]1941

Physical Description: 14 photographs, 15 sheets
Box 1, Folder 10

Shafter Farm Camp, The Californians Magazine [2 of2]1941

Physical Description: 11 photographs in 11 sheets
Box 1, Folder 11

Return to Shafter Farm Camp, 19941994

Physical Description: 26 color photographs in 10 sheets
 

Series 2. Papers

Box 1, Folder 12

Typed Labels for Shafter Camp Photographs1991

Box 1, Folder 13

Notes for Filmstrip: El Camino Viejo, nd

Physical Description: 4 typed sheets
Box 1, Folder 14

Script for "Who Wants War?Who Wants Peace?"[in English and Spanish]nd

Physical Description: 18 typed sheets
Box 1, Folder 15

American Negro History filmstrip scriptnd

Physical Description: 4 typed sheets
Box 1, Folder 16

Correspondence, U.S. Dept. of Interior1983

Physical Description: 2 typed sheets
Box 1, Folder 17

Typescript by Jack Weatherwax, "The Queen of Montgomery Street"nd

Physical Description: 24 typed pages
Box 1, Folder 18

Correspondence, variousnd

Physical Description: 61 typed pages

Scope and Content Note

correspondence re Woody Guthrie photographs, obituaries of Fred Ross, correspondence regarding The Californians article, Biographical sketch of Seema Weatherwax
Box 1, Folder 19

The Californians Magazine (2)1992, 1993

Physical Description: 2 issues of The Californians Magazine

Scope and Content Note

typed biographical sketch of Seema WeatherwaxThe Californians, Vol.9 No.4, The Californians, Vol.10, No.4
 

Series 3. Matted photographs

Box 2, Folder 1

Portraits, people1942 - 1946

Physical Description: 6 matted black and white photographs

Scope and Content Note

baby in yard, 1944, Ansel Adams, 1946, Lee Warren (2) 1946, Gypsy Mary - Las Vegas, 1942, Old Miner - Las Vegas, 1942
Box 2, Folder 2

Yosemite, High Sierras1938 - 1941

Physical Description: 6 black and white matted photographs

Scope and Content Note

High Sierras, Storm Yosemite, Storm Yosemite, 1938, Yosemite, 1940, Yosemite, 1941, High Sierras 11,000 feet, 1946,
Box 2, Folder 3

Nature, Scenes from Train1940 - 1946

Physical Description: 4 black and white matted photographs

Scope and Content Note

Scene from Train, 1946, Scene from Back of Train, 1946, Untitled, 1940, Monterey, 1946
 

Series 4. Audio-visual Materials

Box 3, filmstrip 1

El Taller de Grafica Popularnd

Physical Description: 1 filmstrip
Box 3, Videotape 1

California's Goldnd

Physical Description: video

Scope and Content Note

Episode #601, "Weed Patch"
Box 3, Videotape 2

Taller de Grafica Popular1996

Physical Description: video

Scope and Content Note

Taller de Grafica Popular, Who Wants War, Who Wants Peace