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Construction photographs of Panama-Pacific International Exposition [graphic].
BANC PIC 1984.007--PIC :1-156
Collection Overview

Title:

Construction photographs of Panama-Pacific International Exposition

Creator/Contributor:

Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.). Division of Public Works., creator, Division of Public Works.

Creator/Contributor:

Swadley, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

H.S. Crocker & Co

Abstract:

Photographs include general views of the site before the exposition, manufacture of statuary, large scale landscaping, architectural details showing construction of various elements, individual buildings, electrical control rooms, the telephone system (including "telephone girls"), and related views.

Date:

1912-1915 (issued)

Subject:

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Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Panama-Pacific International Exposition.
Exhibitions -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Photographs apparently taken to go with a report (titled: Building an exposition : report of the activities of the Division ... - report not included)--written by A.H. Markwart Associates, commissioned by the Panama-Pacific International Exposition Division of Public Works. Some photographs by Swadley, some by H.S. Crocker Co.
Typed captions.

Type:

graphic
Pictorial works.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
160 photographic prints : black and white ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1984.007--PIC :1-156

Origin:

California

Related Item:

Building an exposition : Markwart, Arthur H. (Arthur Hermann), : 1880-