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Agard family photographs [graphic].
BANC PIC 2003.244--CASE ; BANC PIC 2003.244--PIC; BANC PIC 2003.244
Collection Overview

Title:

Agard family photographs

Abstract:

Portraits of Joseph J. Agard (ca. 1836-1904) from a boyhood daguerreotype (ca. 1849) to years as a Union Civil War officer to old age, and family portraits of his wife and his children Arthur Floyd Agard (1875-1957) and Mertha Agard (born ca. 1870). Includes card photographs taken in New York, Ohio, Sacramento (Calif.), and Oakland (Calif.), as well as some 20th century snapshots and a few photographs and postcards from travels to Japan and perhaps other Asian locations, ca. 1950.

Date:

ca. 1849-ca. 1950 (issued)

Subject:

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Agard, Joseph J -- Portraits
Agard, Arthur F -- 1875-1957 -- Portraits
Agar family -- Pictorial works
Pioneers -- California -- Portraits
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Portraits

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, chiefly unknown.
CASED PHOTOGRAPHS RESTRICTED: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning this item should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Transferred from the Agard family papers (BANC MSS 2006/140)

Type:

graphic
Daguerreotypes.
Ambrotypes.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
30 photographs (28 photographic prints, 1 daguerreotype, 1 ambrotype) : b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2003.244--CASE
BANC PIC 2003.244--PIC
BANC PIC 2003.244

Origin:

United States

Copyright Note:

CASED PHOTOGRAPHS RESTRICTED: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning this item should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Agard family papers : Agard family.