Collection includes an album of photographs, postcards, and
prints from the 1906 earthquake and fire of San Francisco with captions apparently
by Anna Blake Mezquida or a family member.
Poet, scenarist, critic, journalist, author of short stories, plays, and books,
Mezquida (b. Sept. 1, 1883; d. Mar. 12, 1965) lived her entire life in San
1 box (ca. 300 photographic prints, postcards, collotypes, and etchings) and
2 oversize photographic prints
80 digital objects
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection
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Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. Consent is
given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and
does not constitute permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be
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Collection is open for research.