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Elsa S. McGinn photograph collection [graphic].
BANC PIC 1998.069--PIC box 1; BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB v.1; BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB v.2; BANC PIC 1998.069--fALB v.3; ...
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Title:

Elsa S. McGinn photograph collection
Elsa Searing McGinn photograph collection

Creator/Contributor:

McGinn, Elsa Searing., creator

Abstract:

Includes Alaska views (ca. 1900-1928), California views and the Panama Pacific International Expostion (1915), snapshots and postcards of travels in Mexico (1922-23 and 1940) and Europe (1924), studio portraits and snapshots of Elsa McGinn, her husband John L. McGinn, and numerous friends and associates. Album contents: v.1: snapshots of Alaska (and a few Washington D.C.), early 1900's -- v.2: professional views of Alaska and Dawson, Yukon Territory, ca. 1900 -- v.3: snapshots, postcards, and portraits of Elsa McGinn, mostly in California, ca. 1915 (including PPIE) -- v.4: Mexico 1922-1923 -- v.5: Europe, 1924 -- v.6: snapshots of Alaska, 1928 -- v.7: Mexico, 1940 -- v.8: studio portraits of Elsa McGinn -- v.9: snapshots and studio portraits of Elsa McGinn, ca. 1910-1940 -- v.10: portraits of John L. [McGinn] -- v.11: portraits of friends, ca. 1870-1930. PIC Box 1 contains miscellaneous family portraits, snapshots, and ephemera, some of which were formerly laid-in albums. PIC Box 2 contains postcards, chiefly of scenes in California and Mexico. AX Box 1 contains oversized photographs, chiefly studio portraits. Negatives are of people and groups on outings or camping trips, attending a rodeo, etc.

Date:

ca. 1870-ca. 1940, bulk 1900-1930 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ak -- n-us-ca
McGinn, Elsa Searing -- Pictorial works
Tourists -- Alaska
Alaska -- Pictorial works
Mexico -- Pictorial works
Dawson (Yukon) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers.
PARTIALLY ARRANGED COLLECTION. ALBUMS AVAILABLE FOR USE, remainder UNAVAILABLE. : Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Transferred from the Elsa S. McGinn papers (BANC MSS 99/318 c)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
11 albums (ca. 1,550 photographic prints), 2 boxes (ca. 50 portraits and ca. 100 postcards) and ca. 40 glass negatives : chiefly b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1998.069--PIC box 1
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB v.1
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB v.2
BANC PIC 1998.069--fALB v.3
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB v.4
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB v.5
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB v.6
BANC PIC 1998.069--fALB v.7
BANC PIC 1998.069--fALB v.8
BANC PIC 1998.069--fALB v.9
BANC PIC 1998.069--fALB v.10
BANC PIC 1998.069--fALB v.11
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB AX.Box 1
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB NEG.Box 1
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB NEG.Box 2
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB NEG.Box 3
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB NEG.Box 4
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB NEG.Box 5
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB PIC.Box 2
BANC PIC 1998.069
BANC PIC 1998.069--ALB

Origin:

Various places

Copyright Note:

PARTIALLY ARRANGED COLLECTION. ALBUMS AVAILABLE FOR USE, remainder UNAVAILABLE. : Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Elsa S. McGinn papers : McGinn, Elsa Searing.