Guide to the Bobby McDearmon Collection of Southern California Glass Negatives MS.R.075

Finding aid prepared by Anne Nguyen
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
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Title: Bobby McDearmon collection of Southern California glass negatives
Identifier/Call Number: MS.R.075
Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
Date (inclusive): circa 1920s
Abstract: This collection contains approximately 90 unprinted 4 x 4" glass negatives and one 4 x 4" film negative depicting various unidentified Southern California locations. Approximate date and location of these images is based solely on information on the scraps of paper interleaved between the glass negatives, which include advertisements and receipts for Orange County, Califonia businesses. Scenes depicted include: individuals and groups of people (possibly family portraits), mountains, pine forests, and beaches.

Access

The collection has not been processed. Access to original glass negatives is restricted. Please contact the Department of Special Collections and Archives in advance to request access.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection contains approximately 90 unprinted 4 x 4" glass negatives and one 4 x 4" film negative depicting various unidentified Southern California locations. Approximate date and location of these images is based solely on information on the scraps of paper interleaved between the glass negatives, which include advertisements and receipts for Orange County, Califonia businesses. Scenes depicted include: individuals and groups of people (possibly family portraits), mountains, pine forests, and beaches.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

McDearmon, Bobby