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Bruce Porter papers : additions, 1883-1976.
BANC MSS 2003/125 c Box 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Bruce Porter papers: additions, 1883-1976

Creator/Contributor:

Porter, Bruce, 1865-1953, creator

Abstract:

Contains correspondence, poems, essays and manuscripts. Also includes biographical information on Bruce Porter and family.

Date:

1883 (issued)

Subject:

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Porter, Bruce -- 1865-1953
Artists, American -- California
Authors, American -- California -- San Francisco
Poets, American -- California -- San Francisco
Russian Hill (San Francisco, Calif.) -- History

Note:

Artwork and Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC )
Related collection: Bruce Porter papers, [ca. 1887-1953] (BANC MSS C-H 159)
Related collection: Bruce Porter papers, [ca. 1899-1953] (BANC MSS 78/171 c)
Related collection: Bruce Porter papers : additions, [ca. 1900-1953] (BANC MSS 85/148 c)
Bruce Porter was a San Francisco writer and artist. He founded and edited the literary magazine "The Lark." As an artist he worked as a painter in oils, printmaker, and stained glass windows. He was also a photographer and a landscape architect. Porter was one of the original Russian Hill Bohemians.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.4 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2003/125 c Box 1

Origin:

California