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Douglas Tilden pictorial collection [graphic]
BANC PIC 1989.037:001--FR ; BANC PIC 1989.037:002--FR ; BANC PIC 1989.037:003--FR ; BANC PIC 1989.037:004--FR ; ...
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Title:

Douglas Tilden pictorial collection

Creator/Contributor:

Tilden, Douglas, 1860-1935, creator

Abstract:

Album contains Tilden family pictures (many of Gladys), most taken in Oakland (but also Europe, etc.) Celebrations, leisure, vacations, family activities, baby pictures, costume parties, etc. Other photographs show the interior of Tilden's studio, sculpture by Tilden (many), photos of Jack London, George Sterling, Robert Frost, and others. Many other photographs remain in scrapbooks within the Douglas Tilden papers, and some detached photographs from those scrapbooks are within this collection. A box of Tilden's sculpting tools is also included. Glass negatives of invention of pruning shears, and admission monument studies also included.

Date:

1860 (issued)

Subject:

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Tilden, Gladys -- 1900- -- Pictorial works
Tilden family -- Pictorial works
Tilden, Douglas -- 1860-1935 -- Pictorial works
London, Jack -- 1876-1916 -- Portraits
Sterling, George -- 1869-1926 -- Portraits
Frost, Robert -- 1874-1963 -- Portraits
Families -- California -- Oakland
Leisure -- California -- Oakland -- Photographs
Sculptors -- California -- Pictorial works
Artists -- California -- Pictorial works
Deaf artists -- California -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers.
Photographic prints, negatives, postcards, slides, blue glass ambrotype, objects (tools), etc.
Framed items include: Ships in Harbor and Marinescape by Lionel Walden, Joseph and Mary in Bethlehem, and Portrait of a Mediterranean Woman by N. Varveris.
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION: UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Direct inquiries in writing to Curator of Pictorial Collections.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Tilden, a sculptor, who lost his hearing and speech at a young age due to scarlet fever, was educated at what would later become the California School for the Deaf (Berkeley), where he later taught. He was a founder of the California Association of the Deaf.
Transferred from the Douglas Tilden papers (BANC MSS 89/124 c), which were received along with the Gladys Tilden papers, from the estate of Gladys Tilden.

Type:

graphic
Ambrotypes.

Physical Description:

graphic
picture
1 ctn, 4 boxes, 1 osz folder, 1 ambrotype (ca. 950 items) : some color ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1989.037:001--FR
BANC PIC 1989.037:002--FR
BANC PIC 1989.037:003--FR
BANC PIC 1989.037:004--FR
BANC PIC 1989.037--AX
BANC PIC 1989.037--CASE
BANC PIC 1989.037--PIC Box 1 (OBJ)
BANC PIC 1989.037--PIC Carton 1 (PIC)
BANC PIC 1989.037--PIC Neg Box 1
BANC PIC 1989.037--PIC Neg Box 2
BANC PIC 1989.037--PIC Neg Box 3
BANC PIC 1989.037--PIC
BANC PIC 1989.037--PIC

Origin:

California unknown place ca. 1860-ca. 1979

Copyright Note:

UNPROCESSED COLLECTION: UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Direct inquiries in writing to Curator of Pictorial Collections.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Douglas Tilden papers : Tilden, Douglas, : 1860-1935