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El Camino Real archive [graphic].
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 1; BANC PIC 1999.036--NEG Box 1; BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 2; BANC PIC 1999.036--NEG Box 2; ...
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Title:

El Camino Real archive

Creator/Contributor:

El Camino Real Association, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Forbes, A. S. C., Mrs

Creator/Contributor:

Maude, F. H. (Frederic Hamer)

Abstract:

Scrapbook of newsclippings (ca. 1904-1911) and some correspondence about the creation of the state highway along El Camino Real, linking the California missions. Lantern slides of El Camino Real, missions before and after restoration, and of related prints and documents. Related views include adobes, the Stillwell Hotel (Los Angeles) and historic sites of Spanish California. Glass negatives are chiefly copies of plans and prints related to the missions. Also includes composite lantern slides by F.H. Maude which exhibit humorous "trick" photography such as a spirit photograph, a man dining with himself, and carving his own head at the table.

Date:

ca. 1900-ca. 1920 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
El Camino Real Association.
Spanish mission buildings -- California -- Photographs
Adobe houses -- California -- Photographs
El Camino Real (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
El Camino Real (Calif.)

Note:

Many lantern slides by F.H. Maude. Original photographers unknown.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
1999.036--PIC: SCRAPBOOK RESTRICTED DUE TO FRAGILE CONDITION: 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.
Bell souvenir transferred to the Historical Object Miscellany of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 19xx.031:126--OBJ)
Compiled by Mrs. A.S.C. Forbes.

Type:

graphic
Lantern slides.
Humorous pictures.
Spirit photographs.
Composite photographs.
Scrapbooks.
Clippings.

Physical Description:

graphic
photonegative
slide
16 boxes (ca. 174 glass slides and ca. 15 glass negatives), 1 scrapbook (newsclippings), 1 bell souvenir, 1 printed book : many slides hand colored.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 1
BANC PIC 1999.036--NEG Box 1
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 2
BANC PIC 1999.036--NEG Box 2
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 3
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 4
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 5
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 6
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 7
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 8
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 9
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 10
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 11
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 12
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 13
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN Box 14
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN --PIC
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN
BANC PIC 1999.036--LAN

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
1999.036--PIC: SCRAPBOOK RESTRICTED DUE TO FRAGILE CONDITION: 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.