Portraits include Katharine Putnam Hooker and family, Putnam, Yates and Whitney family members, and others.
Photographs relating to the Hooker family show California missions, outdoor scenes, homes and estates, and travel pictures
from other U.S. locations. Negatives show Yosemite, Hetch Hetchy, Tahoe, Tioga Pass, Sonoma, Monterey, the Grand Canyon, and
many views of Mill Valley. Also includes 1 portrait of poet Rupert Brooke.
Drawings include sketches of the San Francisco Art Club from 1882-1886, one signed by Arthur F. Mathews (a portrait of Ethel
Beaver). Other sketches show Berkeley, Alameda, and vicinity during the 1880's.
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