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Historical Society of Southern California Collection -– Frank Rolfe Collection of Negatives and Photographs: Finding Aid
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The Rolfe collection consists of 325 photographs (the majority of which are housed in two photograph albums), 574 negatives, one book, and ephemera, created and collected by Los Angeles civil engineer and local history enthusiast Frank Rolfe between 1899 and 1959 that depict locations throughout California and the Western United States. Many of these were locations where Rolfe worked on various surveys, including the Los Angeles aqueduct survey. The collection comprised on portion of the Historical Society of Southern California Collection, donated to the Huntington Library in 1992.
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