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Baumgaertel, Karl A. Photographs exhibited between 1920 and 1939 [graphic] /
BANC PIC 2001.088--ffALB Box 1; BANC PIC 2001.088--ffALB Box 2; BANC PIC 2001.088--ffALB Box 3; BANC PIC 2001.088--ffALB Box 4
Collection Overview

Title:

Photographs exhibited between 1920 and 1939

Creator/Contributor:

Baumgaertel, Karl A., creator

Abstract:

Chiefly California and desert Southwest landscapes in a pictorialist style. Also includes Yosemite views, mountain landscapes in the Sierra Nevada and elsewhere, studies of rock forms, architectural details, and views at the Golden Gate International Exhibition of 1939.

Date:

1920 (issued)

Subject:

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Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.); -- Pictorial works
Deserts -- Southwest, New -- Photographs
Mountains -- West (U.S.) -- Photographs
California -- Pictorial works
Southwest, New -- Pictorial works
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

by Karl A. Baumgaertel.
Photographic prints in 16 x 20 in. window mats, most with numerous Camera Club exhibition labels of verso.
Chiefly gelatin silver prints, with some bromide prints.
RESTRICTED COLLECTION. Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
An active San Francisco photographer, Baumgaertel participated extensively in Camera Club exhibitions across the United States and internationally. He was a director in the Associated Camera Clubs of America and was Pacific Coast Executive of the Pictorial Photographers of America. He was also a charter member of the Photographic Society of America. He died in 1958.
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Type:

graphic
Landscapes (Representations)-California.
Landscapes (Representations)-Southwest, New.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
48 photographic prints : b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2001.088--ffALB Box 1
BANC PIC 2001.088--ffALB Box 2
BANC PIC 2001.088--ffALB Box 3
BANC PIC 2001.088--ffALB Box 4

Origin:

California unknown place ca. 1920-1939

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED COLLECTION. Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.