INVENTORY OF THE HUBERT MCCLAIN PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION, 1935-1973

Finding aid prepared by Erica Watson.
California State University, Dominguez Hills
Archives & Special Collections
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Hubert A. McClain Photograph Collection
Dates: 1935-1973
Collection Number: Consult repository.
Creator: McClain, Hubert A.
Extent: 9 boxes [11 linear ft]
Repository: California State University, Dominguez Hills Archives and Special Collections
Archives & Special Collection
University Library, Room 5039
1000 E. Victoria Street
Carson, California 90747
Phone: (310) 243-3013
URL: http://www.csudh.edu/archives/csudh/index.html
Abstract: The Hubert A. McClain Photo Collection contains photographs, slides, and negatives. The content of the photos are of California missions, Howard Hughes’ Spruce Goose, and from his work as a staff photographer for the Long Beach Press Telegram, Los Angeles Mirror, and Los Angeles Times, and the Long Beach naval shipyard. Also, includes images of western state national parks such as Yosemite and Joshua Tree. Other photos include Antarctica, Germany and Switzerland.
Language: Collection material is in English

Administration Information

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Preferred Citation

[Title of item], INVENTORY OF HUBERT A. MCCLAIN PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION, Courtesy of the Department of Archives and Special Collections. University Library. California State University, Dominguez Hills

Acquisition Information

This collection was donated by Lyndra Seeley, Hubert McClain’s daughter, and Oliver Seeley to the Archives and Special Collections at California State University, Dominguez Hills.

Processing Information

Materials were processed and arranged by Erica Watson in 2011.

Biography

Hubert A. McClain was born on March 6, 1909 in Protection, Kansas. His father, a wheat farmer, moved the family to Kansas City in the 1920s. Hubert married Murriel Hawkins in 1929 and worked as a photographer for the Kansas City Star until 1937 when he drove with his wife and two young sons in their new Desoto to Long Beach, California. After his arrival he became the manager for the Winstead Brothers Camera Store on Pine Street in downtown Long Beach. The McClain’s daughter was born in 1940 and at the outbreak of World War II, Hurbert went to work at the Long Beach Naval Shipyards as a photographer. Following t he war he worked as a photographer for the Long Beach Press Telegram until 1948 when he started taking photos for the Los Angles Mirror, a subsidiary of the Los Angeles Times. Prior to the demise of the Mirror in the 1950s, Hubert transferred to the Los Angeles Times where he worked for the rest of his career. In addition to his work as a photojournalist, Hubert developed a keen interest in nature photography, which he pursued for over twenty years. His nature photos are from all over the United States and Europe, including but not unlimited to Yosemite, Antarctica, and Switzerland. Hubert McClain passed away in February, 1994; just two weeks shy of his 85th birthday.

Scope and Content

The photographic prints, slides, and negatives in the collection span from the 1930s to the 1970s resulting from McClain’s work as a photojournalist for the Los Angeles Times and as a nature photographer. There are images from California missions taken in the 1940s and 1950s, and include various stills of people, places, and events. The prints range in size from 8x10 through 22x28. Mission images include exterior photographs, slides and negatives of the missions of San Diego, San Luis Obispo, San Francisco, Soledad, San Fernando, Solano, Sonoma, San Jose, San Rafael, Santa Clara, Carmel, San Jose, Santa Cruz, San Luis Rey, Santa Barbara, San Buenaventura, San Juan Capistrano, San Ynes, La Purisima, San Miguel, San Antonio de Padua, San Miguel and San Gabriel. Photojournalism topics include a building collapse from 1952, where five people were killed, the city of Rolling Hills incorporation in 1957 with horses and homes, and an aerial shot of Long Beach (Rainbow Lagoon), California from 1957. The collection also has photographs of a Japanese farm in Rancho Palos Verde (1938), San Pedro Lighthouse, the Cascades water in Owen’s Valley, Orange County Highway 18, Sonja Heine publicity tour, Upton Sinclair, Howard Hughes’ Spruce Goose (during construction), Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock house, an Imperial Valley farm, and the camera used to film, Birth of a Nation. Also, Franklin Delano Roosevelt giving a speech in Kansas City, Missouri in 1935, the USS Iowa and Mothball Fleet docked at Long Beach Harbor in 1947 and mastodon tusks from Alaska. There are photos of Los Angeles Times staffers from the 1950s and a photo of Agnes Moorhead. Also in the collection there are numerous photographs, slides and negatives of nature in western National parks. Included are different sites of Yosemite, Bryce Canyon, The Grand Canyon, Joshua Tree, Glacier, Muir Woods, Six Rivers, Sequoia, and Yellowstone. There are also images of Jasper, Banff, Victoria, and Vancouver, in Canada, Wetzlar, Kelsterbach, Schwartzwald, and Heidelberg Castle in Germany and Lucern, Zermatt, and Schweiz, Switzerland. The photographs and slides are in black and white and color.

Arrangement

Arranged in xxxx series:
  • Series I. California Missions
  • Series II. Southern California
  • Series III. Kansas
  • Series IV. Frank Lloyd Wright
  • Series V. Long Beach
  • Series VI. Antartica
  • Series VII. Fabian Peterson
  • Series VIII. San Fernando Dig
  • Series IX. Eric Berndt
  • Series X. Jet Propulson Lab, Pasadena
  • Series XI. Newspaper
  • Series XII. California State Parks
  • Series XIII. California Nature
  • Series XIV. National Parks
  • Series XV. Europe
  • Series XVI. Canada

Indexing Terms

Subjects

California Missions
Half-Dome
Hollyhock House (Hollywood,Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hughes flying-boat (Seaplane)

Personal Names

Sinclair, Upton

Corporate Names

Los Angeles Times (Firm)

Geographic Terms

Banff National Park
Bryce Canyon Park (Utah)
Germany
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
Grand Teton (Ariz.)
Imperial Valley (Calif.)
Joshua Tree
Kelsterbach (Germany)
Long Beach Harbor (Calif.)
Rolling Hills (Calif.)
San Pedro Bay (Calif.)
Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness (Calif.)
Schwartzwald (Germany)
Switzerland
Vancouver (B.C.)
Victoria (B.C.)
Wetzlar (Germany)
Yellowstone National Park
Yosemite National Parks (Calif.)
Zermatt (Switzerland)

Titles

Birth of a Nation (Motion Picture)

Related Material

[material related to the collection]

Separated Materials

[description of materials separated from the collection]

Container List

 

Series I California Missions ca. 1940s-1950s

Physical Description: 98 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of California Missions
Box 02

Santa Barbara Mission n.d.

Box 02

La Purisima Mission n.d.

Box 02

La Purisima Mission n.d.

Box 07

Exterior with cars, San Miguel Mission n.d.

Box 08

Front view, San Luis Rey Mission 1950

Box 01

Brick ruins, possibly of old mission n.d.

Box 01

Brick ruins, different view n.d.

Box 01

Side of building, Baja Mission n.d.

Box 01

Side of building, Baja Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Diego Mission n.d.

Box 02

Carmel Mission n.d.

Box 02

Carmel Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Gabriel Mission 1950

Box 02

San Gabriel Mission 1950

Box 02

San Gabriel Mission, stairwell and lamp 1950

Box 02

San Gabriel Mission, stairwell with McClain 1952

Box 02

San Luis Obispo Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Francisco Mission, Dolores n.d.

Box 02

San Francisco Mission, Dolores n.d.

Box 02

San Juan Capistrano, photo of drawing n.d.

Box 02

San Juan Capistrano, cooridor n.d.

Box 02

San Juan Capistrano, cooridoor with person 1950

Box 02

San Buenaventura Mission n.d.

Box 02

La Purisima Mission, steeple n.d.

Box 02

Soledad Mission n.d.

Box 02

Soledad Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Miguel Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Fernando Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Fernando Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Fernando Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Luis Rey Mission 1938

Box 02

San Rafael Mission n.d.

Box 02

Solano Mission n.d.

Box 02

Solano Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Diego Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Luis Rey Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Juan Capistrano Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Gabriel Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Fernando Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Buenaventura Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

Santa Barbara Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

Santa Ynes Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

La Purisima Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Luis Obispo Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Miguel Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Antonio du Padua Mission n.d.

Box 02

San Juan Bautista Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

Soledad Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

Carmel Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

Santa Cruz Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

Santa Clara Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Jose Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

San Francisco Mission, Dolores n.d.

Box 02

San Rafael Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

Sonoma Mission slides n.d.

Box 02

Mission cross, unknown slides n.d.

Box 02

Mission slides, unknown slides n.d.

Box 03

San Diego, mission? n.d.

Box 03

Mission slides, unknown n.d.

Box 07

Belltower, San Diego Mission 1950

Box 07

Companiel, San Diego Mission n.d.

Box 07

Painting, San Gabriel Mission n.d.

Box 07

Front view, San Francisco Mission n.d.

Box 07

Exterior, San Juan Capistrano Mission 1954

Box 07

Exterior, San Juan Capistrano 1954

Box 07

Exterior, San Juan Capistrano 1954

Box 07

Small scale replica, exterior San Juan Capistrano Mission 1954

Box 07

Front view, San Juan Capistrano Mission 1954

Box 07

Smale scale replica, exterior San Juan Capistrano Missions 1954

Box 07

Exterior, San Juan Capistrano Mission 1954

Box 07

Front view, Santa Barbara Mission n.d.

Box 07

Front view with cars, Santa Barbara Mission n.d.

Box 07

Front view, La Purisima Mission n.d.

Box 07

Exterior, La Purisima Mission n.d.

Box 07

Belltower, La Purisima Mission n.d.

Box 07

Belltower, La Purisima Mission n.d.

Box 07

Wall, Soledad Mission 1952

Box 07

Exterior, Soledad and Carmel Missions 1956

Box 07

Exterior, San Miguel Mission n.d.

Box 07

Exterior, San Luis Rey Mission n.d.

Box 07

Windows, San Luis Rey Mission n.d.

Box 07

Close-up windows, San Luis Rey Mission n.d.

Box 07

Front view, San Rafael Mission n.d.

Box 07

Front view, San Antonio de Padua n.d.

Box 07

Front view, San Antonio de Padua n.d.

Box 07

Exterior, Solano Mission n.d.

Box 07

Cross, Solano Mission n.d.

Box 07

Cross, Solano Mission n.d.

Box 07

29 Plams Oasis 1940

Box 08

Front View, San Antonio de Padua Mission 1950

Box 08

Front view, San Antonio de Padua Mission 1950

Box 08

Front view, Santa Inez Mission 1950

Box 08

Front view with arch, San Carlos de Carmel Mission 1950

Box 08

Front view w/o arch, San Carlos Carmel Mission 1950

Box 08

Front view, Santa Barbara Mission 1950

Box 08

Arch, San Juan Capistrano Mission 1950

Box 08

Exterior, San Juan Capistrano Mission 1950

Box 08

Façade, San Luis Rey Mission n.d.

 

Series II Southern California ca. 1930-1950s

Physical Description: 16 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Southern California
Box 01

Japanese farm, Rancho Palos Verde 1938

Box 01

San Pedro lighhouse n.d.

Box 01

Cliff at Point Firmin n.d.

Box 01

Lighthouse Palos Verde 1947-48

Box 01

Imperial Valley 1938

Box 01

Sheep in Imperial Valley 1938

Box 01

Highway 18, Fullerton 1938

Box 08

Grain harvest, Laguna Canyon Blvd, Orange County 1954

Box 08

Ecualyptus trees, Orange County n.d.

Box 08

The Vessels and Turner women riding Palomino horses, Woodruff and Carson Streets, Long Beach 1947

Box 08

Eucalyptus trees 1939

Box 08

Palos Verde Pennisula, near Torrance n.d.

Box 07

Santa Anita Racetrack, stable hands waiting for rain to cease. "part of book" n.d.

Box 07

Oval gastank, Richfield Oil Company 1947

Box 07

Richfield Refinery, Speroid pressure vessels 1947

Box 08

Palos Verde n.d.

 

Series III Kansas ca. 1930s-1950s

Physical Description: 22 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Kansas
Box 01

Union Station, Kansas City n.d.

Box 01

Kansas City well 1935

Box 01

Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt 1935

Box 01

Franklin Roosevelt 1935

Box 01

City Street n.d.

Box 01

Bridge n.d.

Box 01

Snow with trees 1932

Box 01

Swape Park, MO 1936

Box 01

Bales Lake, MO 1936

Box 01

Snow on trees n.d.

Box 01

Snow w/footprints n.d.

Box 01

Snow on bush n.d.

Box 01

Snow w/rabbit prints n.d.

Box 07

Photos for Kansas City Journal Post, Snow and parks, Kansas City, MO 1930s

Box 08

Snow Flowers n.d.

Box 08

Snow with tracks 1937

Box 08

Snow with shadows, "Diagonals" n.d.

Box 08

Trees 1936

Box 08

Trees in park "Autumn Morning" 1937

Box 08

Trees 1937

Box 08

Trees n.d.

Box 08

Trees 1939

 

Series IV Frank Lloyd Wright ca. 1940s-1950s

Physical Description: 15 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Frank Lloyd Wright Hollyhock House
Box 01

Pond, Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Pillars of Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Closeup of pillar, Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

View from pillar to courtyard, Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Courtyard of Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Courtyard with table Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Courtyard of Hollyhock, 2nd floor n.d.

Box 01

Side of back area, Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Pillars Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Pond and Pillars Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Pillars and patio, 2nd floor Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Pond and side of Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Pillars, Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Pond and Pillars Hollyhock n.d.

Box 01

Courtyard of Hollyhock n.d.

 

Series V Long Beach ca. 1930s-1970s

Physical Description: 26 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Long Beach
Box 01

Long Beach Rainbow Lagoon, aerial 1957

Box 01

Oil wells n.d.

Box 01

Ship christening n.d.

Box 01

Young woman, ship christening n.d.

Box 01

Long Beach, Smashing champagne on ship, woman n.d.

Box 01

Long Beach, Smashing champagne on ship, man and woman n.d.

Box 01

Long Beach, Smashing champagne on ship, back view n.d.

Box 01

Long Beach shipyard n.d.

Box 01

Long Beach shipyard, construction n.d.

Box 01

Long Beach shipyard, construction ship n.d.

Box 01

Long Beach shipyard, construction close-up n.d.

Box 01

Long Beach, ship engine n.d.

Box 01

Woman with ship charts n.d.

Box 01

Two women marking sign for bonds n.d.

Box 01

US Army MTL-1193, small boat n.d.

Box 03

McClain home, exterior 1978

Box 03

Queen Mary, exterior 1971

Box 08

H-4 Hercules (Spruce Goose) fusilage floating bridge, Long Beach n.d.

Box 08

H-4 Hercules (Spruce Goose) being assembled n.d.

Box 08

Long Beach, Rainbow Lagoon, from air 1947

Box 08

Clouds, Long Beach n.d.

Box 08

Pier 50, tugboats, Long Beach Harbor 1946

Box 08

Battleship Iowa 1947

Box 08

US Navy "Mothball(ed) fleet of light and fast attack?" Long Beach Harbor 1947

Box 08

Isle Royal and Mothball fleet 1947

Box 08

US Springfield, docked 1947

 

Series VI Antartica ca. 1940s

Physical Description: 6 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Antartica
Box 01

Little America, Antartica n.d.

Box 01

Antartica pressure ridge n.d.

Box 01

Antartica pressure ridge closer n.d.

Box 01

Antartica, man drawn sled n.d.

Box 01

Antartica, wind storm n.d.

Box 01

Antartica, wind storm with ship in background n.d.

 

Series VII Fabian Peterson 1962-1963

Physical Description: 3 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Fabian Peterson's fossil dig and mastodon teeth.
Box 01

Fabian Peterson, fossil dig Alaska 1963

Box 01

Fabian Peterson with mastodon tusks 1962

Box 01

Fabian Peterson with mastodon teeth 1962

 

Series VIII San Fernando Dig 1968

Physical Description: 4 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of San Fernando dig.
Box 01

Indian village dig, San Fernando 1968

Box 01

Men with rock 1968

Box 01

Men at dig sight 1968

Box 02

San Fernando Dig slides n.d.

 

Series IX Eric Berndt ca. 1950s-1960s

Physical Description: 3 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Eric Berndt with cameras.
Box 01

Eric Berndt 35mm camera n.d.

Box 01

Eric Berndt, Camera used to film "Birth of a Nation" n.d.

Box 01

Eric Berndt, 1875 kerosene lamp n.d.

 

Series X Jet Propulsone Lab, Pasadena 1967

Physical Description: 3 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Jet Propulsone Lab Pasadena.
Box 01

Earth from the Moon, jet propulson lab Pasadena 1967

Box 01

Moon surface 1967

Box 01

Moon surface, closeup 1967

 

Series XI Newspaper ca. 1940s-1960s

Physical Description: 35 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of events and people taken for publications.
Box 01

Portrait, Hubert McClain 1950

Box 01

Gilbert Beesemyer Case, 1930 Byron Fitts and newspaper staffers with n.d.

Box 01

Posed photo of newspaper staff, with names n.d.

Box 01

Portrait, George Staszer editor LA Times 1952-1962 n.d.

Box 01

Robert Frampton, Hayden Reece, Horace "Bud" Anderson n.d.

Box 01

Suburban Staff Orange County, Robert Clyde Snyder, Henen Johnson, Rene Laursen, Georger Strauszer, Hubert McClain, Robert Frampton, Robert Gettemy 1953

Box 01

Staff photo, Rland Laursen, Robert Clyde Snyder, Helen Johnson, George Strauszer, Robert Frampton, Robert Gettemy, Hubert McClain, 1953

Box 01

LA press photo, opening of Hollywood Bowl Season Charlie Chaplin in right of photo 1941-42

Box 01

Hubert McClain photographing Nancy Head at Ambassador Pool 1951

Box 01

Portrait Hubert McClain 1962

Box 01

Hubert McClain and Bob Martin 1950

Box 01

Three women, Agnes Moorehead 1965

Box 01

Ballet still, two women and man n.d.

Box 01

Ballet still, two women and man n.d.

Box 01

Ballet still, two women and man n.d.

Box 01

American Gold Star Mothers 1966

Box 01

Three women at event 1966

Box 01

Milt Brouhard 1963

Box 01

Portrait, man with pipe n.d.

Box 01

Al Carr 1962

Box 05

Building collapse, Los Angeles n.d.

Box 08

"End of Prohibition", sandwich, pretzels, empty glass n.d.

Box 06

Bristle Cone Pine Forest,Owen Valley, CA 1956

Box 06

Bristle Cone Pine Forest, Owen Valley 1954

Box 07

Geological Mud cracks, San Fernando Reservoir 1960

Box 07

New city dedication, Rolling Hills, Article for LA Times 1957

Box 07

Home, people, Rolling Hills 1957

Box 07

Homes, Rolling Hills 1957

Box 07

Exterior, Rolling Hills 1957

Box 07

Stables, horses, Rolling Hills 1957

Box 07

Ranch, hills, Rolling Hills 1957

Box 07

Person, hills, Rolling Hills 1957

Box 07

Panoramic view, Rolling Hills 1957

Box 07

Ranch, gate, Rolling Hills 1957

Box 07

Women in a kitchen, Rolling Hills 1957

 

Series XII California State Parks ca. 1940s-1960s

Physical Description: 98 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of California state parks.
Box 07

Sugar Pine, Sequoia 1948

Box 06

Lassen Volcanic Peak and lake 1953

Box 07

Half Dome from Glacier point 1953

Box 08

Flower in desert n.d.

Box 08

Flowers in desert n.d.

Box 03

Torres Pine State Park n.d.

Box 03

Muir Woods n.d.

Box 03

Point Lobos n.d.

Box 03

Pinnacles n.d.

Box 03

Mt. Lassen n.d.

Box 03

Yosemite, Tiago summit n.d.

Box 03

Joshua Tree n.d.

Box 03

Mt. Lassen n.d.

Box 03

Mt. Lassen n.d.

Box 03

Yosemite Valley 1950

Box 03

Yosemite, Vogelsang Camp n.d.

Box 03

Yosemite, Vogelsang Camp and Tuolumne Meadow n.d.

Box 03

Crater Lake, Mt. Whitney n.d.

Box 04

Huntington Lake 1963

Box 04

Six Rivers National Forest 1970-72

Box 05

Pinnacles monument 1959

Box 05

Pinnacles monument 1959

Box 05

Gateway trees, Sequoia n.d.

Box 05

Trees with family, Sequoia 1938

Box 05

Tunnel tree, Sequoia 1949

Box 05

The Minaretts rango of the Sierras 1961

Box 05

Kings River Park 1939

Box 05

Lake Mary, Mammoth n.d.

Box 05

Snow, Yosemite n.d.

Box 05

Snow, Yosemite n.d.

Box 05

Sentinal, Yosemite n.d.

Box 05

Backside of Half Dome, Yosemite n.d.

Box 05

Half Dome, evening, Yosemite n.d.

Box 05

Mirror Lake, J. Lloyd O'Donnel 1940

Box 05

Yosemite 1938

Box 05

Bridge, Half Dome, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Minerette Range, Sierra Mts. 1961

Box 06

Twin Lakes, Mammoth 1958

Box 06

Mt. Conness, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Cathedrial Peak, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Lembert Dome, Tuoulume Meadow, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Washington Arch, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Granit, May Lake, Yosemite 1957

Box 06

Yosemite Falls 1959

Box 06

Vogelsang area, Yosemite 1957

Box 06

Tree, May Lake, Yosemite 1957

Box 06

Jeffery Pine, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Vogelsang Peak, Yosemite 1957

Box 06

Small lake, Vogelsang Peak, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

High country, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Half Dome, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

May Lake, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Vogelsang Peak, Yosemite 1957

Box 06

Tree, May Lake, Yosemite n.d.

Box 06

Vogelsang Peak and camping area 1957

Box 06

Back country, Yosemite n.d.

Box 07

Sugar Pine, Sequoia n.d.

Box 07

Mt. Cornell, Glacier, MT 1959

Box 07

Tree, Sequoia n.d.

Box 07

Mt. Shasta 1949

Box 07

Redwood Park, Sequoia n.d.

Box 07

Mt. Lassen Park n.d.

Box 07

Mirror Lake (bridge westside), Yosemite 1938

Box 07

Vernal Falls, Yosemite 1938

Box 07

Mirror Lake ,Falls, Yosemite 1938

Box 07

Portal trees near entrance, Sequoia 1948

Box 07

Cathedral Grove, Sequoia 1948

Box 07

Sugar Pine, Sequoia 1948

Box 07

Moro Rock, Sequoia 1948

Box 07

Roaring river, Sequoia 1944

Box 07

Dawn at Mirror Lake, Yosemite 1938

Box 07

Tree, Yosemite 1940

Box 07

Yosemite Falls 1946

Box 07

Yosemite Falls 1943

Box 07

Laccolith, Yosemite 1950

Box 07

Laccolith, Yosemite 1950

Box 07

Glacier point, Yosemite n.d.

Box 07

Half Dome from Glacier point, Yosemite 1953

Box 07

Tuolomne Meadow, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Vogelsang, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Mt. Vogelsang, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Mt Vogelsang Pk, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Mt.Vogelsang, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Mt. Vogelsang mountain area 1957

Box 07

Mt.Vogelsang, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Vogelsang campsite, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Glen Avlin camp area, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

May Lake area, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Laccolith, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

May Lake, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Tenya Lake, Yosemite 1957

Box 07

Trees, Yosemite 1957

Box 08

Mountains, Joshua Tree 1975

Box 08

Desert with clouds n.d.

Box 08

Moro Rock, Yosemite 1947

Box 09

Vogelsang, Yosemite n.d.

 

Series XIII California Nature ca. 1940s-1960s

Physical Description: 124 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of California nature.
Box 01

Redwoods n.d.

Box 01

Sunset, ocean and palm trees 1956

Box 01

Sierra Shooting Star Flower, Bridal Veil Falls Campground n.d.

Box 02

Poppies slides n.d.

Box 04

La Quinta, overlook 1970

Box 04

Wild flowers, San Juan area Orange and Riverside County 1971

Box 04

Wild flowers, Joshua Tree n.d.

Box 04

Wildflowers, coast Highway 1 1972

Box 04

Nature photos, trees, flowers, unknown n.d.

Box 04

Devil's Postpile, Mammoth Lake n.d.

Box 04

Monument Valley, sheep hearding n.d.

Box 08

Goldfinch feeding on sugar water n.d.

Box 05

River and side of mountain n.d.

Box 05

Mountains n.d.

Box 06

High Sierras n.d.

Box 06

Trilobite, oldest indication of animal life, Glacier n.d.

Box 06

Wild azelies 1971

Box 06

Flower n.d.

Box 06

Flower n.d.

Box 07

Trilobite Onellius, Amboy, CA n.d.

Box 07

Trilobite Onellius, Amboy, CA n.d.

Box 07

Young Santa Lucia Fir Tree, Cone Park 1960

Box 07

Butterflies, CA n.d.

Box 07

Butterflies, Butterfly Lane, CA n.d.

Box 07

Trilobite Onellius n.d.

Box 05

Catus and mountains, Josha Tree area 1975

Box 08

Lighthouse, ocean n.d.

Box 08

Flowers n.d.

Box 08

Tree n.d.

Box 09

Woman in poppy field 1947

Box 09

Flowers n.d.

Box 09

Lilies n.d.

 

Series XIV National State Parks ca. 1940s-1970s

Physical Description: 43 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of National state parks.
Box 05

Grand Teton, WY 1964

Box 05

Grand Canyon, AZ 1973

Box 05

Bryce Canyon, UT 1973

Box 05

Snowbent popular trees, Grand Teton, WY 1953

Box 05

Teewinof Mt., Grand Teton,WY n.d.

Box 05

Grand Teton Mt, WY n.d.

Box 05

Grand Teton Mt., WY n.d.

Box 05

Grand Teton Range, WY n.d.

Box 05

Grand Teton Mt., WY n.d.

Box 05

Grand Teton Mt., WY n.d.

Box 05

Grand Teton Mt. from Lake, WY n.d.

Box 05

Yellowstone River, WY n.d.

Box 05

Yellowstone River, WY n.d.

Box 05

Fairyland Formation, Bryce Canyon, UT n.d.

Box 05

Temple of Vishnu, Grand Canyon, AZ 1960

Box 05

From watchtower near Marble Canyon, Grand Canyon, AZ 1956-7

Box 05

Grand Canyon, AZ 1960

Box 05

Marble Canyon, AZ n.d.

Box 05

Near Yava Pt., Grand Canyon, AZ 1960

Box 06

Bryce Canyon 1941

Box 06

Sand stone cliff, Grand Canyon, AZ 1941

Box 06

Mt. Grinnell, Glacier Park, MT 1959

Box 06

Grand Teton Range, WY 1954

Box 06

Grand Teton Range, WY n.d.

Box 06

Specimen Ridge, Yellowstone 1959

Box 06

Yellowstone Falls 1953

Box 06

Mt. Moran, Jackson Hole, WY 1954

Box 06

Colonial algae, Glacier National Park n.d.

Box 07

Fairyland, Bryce Canyon, UT n.d.

Box 07

Colonial algae, Glacier, MT 1959

Box 07

Colonial algae, Glacier, MT 1959

Box 07

Cedar Breaks, Grand Teton, Bryce Canyon n.d.

Box 07

Mt. Rushmore 1947

Box 07

Artist's point , Yellowstone 1952

Box 08

Fairlyland, Bryce Canyon n.d.

Box 08

Mt. Rushmore n.d.

Box 08

Grand Teton Pk. n.d.

Box 08

Crazy Horse Monument, ND 1949

Box 08

Geyser, Yellowstone n.d.

Box 09

Mountains, Teton, WY n.d.

Box 09

Fairyland, Bryce Canyon, UT n.d.

Box 09

Fairyland, Bryce Canyon, UT n.d.

Box 09

Mt. Clemens, Glacier, MT n.d.

 

Series XV Europe ca. 1970s

Physical Description: 11 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Europe.
Box 04

Wetzlar, Germany 1972

Box 04

Heidelberg Castle, Germany 1972

Box 04

Kelsterbach, Germany 1972

Box 04

Lucern, St. Niklausen, Switzerland 1973

Box 04

Zermatt, Saas Fee, Switzerland 1972

Box 04

Schweiz, Switzerland 1972

Box 04

Heidelberg Castle, Germany 1972

Box 04

Schwartzwald, Germany 1972

Box 04

Wetzlar, Germany 1972

Box 08

Matterhorn, Switzerland n.d.

Box 09

Matterhorn, with greenry n.d.

 

Series XVI Canada 1969

Physical Description: 8 items

Scope and Content Note

Images of Canada.
Box 05

Banff, Alberta, Canada 1969

Box 05

Lake Louise, Banff, Alberta, Canada 1969

Box 05

Jasper, Alberta, Canada 1969

Box 05

Totem poles, Vancouver, Canada 1969

Box 05

Jasper, Alberta, Canada 1969

Box 05

Grouse Mountain, Vancouver,British Columbia, Canada 1969

Box 05

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada 1969

Box 05

Buchart Garden, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada 1969