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Construction photographs of Northern California bridges and dams [graphic]
BANC PIC 1995.055--ALB; BANC PIC 1995.055--ALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Construction photographs of Northern California bridges and dams

Creator/Contributor:

Schirmer, Howard A., creator

Abstract:

Includes construction of bridges in Dimond [sic] Can[y]on, Hayward, Calif., the Exchequer Reservoir, Donner Summit, and Hunter's Point. Also includes 3 loose copy photographs (and 1 p. text) documenting the creation of Treasure Island, in the San Francisco Bay.

Date:

1925-1940, bulk 1925-1926 (issued)

Subject:

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Bridges -- Design and construction -- California -- Photographs
Dams -- Design and construction -- California -- Photographs
Treasure Island (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
On album cover: Construction photographs. Howard A. Schirmer.
Detailed typed captions describe construction projects.
Transferred from the Howard A. Schirmer papers (BANC MSS 95/210 c)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (82 photographic prints) and 3 photographic prints (with 1 page of accompanying text) : b&w ; album 30 x 25 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1995.055--ALB
BANC PIC 1995.055--ALB

Origin:

California

Related Item:

Howard A. Schirmer papers : Schirmer, Howard A.