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Estelle Carpenter papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 1577A

James B. Case slides of highway construction in California

 Collection — Box: P007
Identifier: PC -039
Overview Collection comprises 102 35 mm color Kodachrome transparency slides documenting construction of highways in Los Angeles, Orick, and San Francisco, California; training at Fort Ord army base; and a Case family vacation and recreation in Orick, California taken by James B. Case between 1949 and 1953. Case worked for the California Department of Transportation when taking many of these photographs.

Certificates of residence for Chinese laborers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 3642
Scope and Contents Collection consists of 17 certificates of residence for Chinese laborers in California, dated from 1894 to 1897. Each certificate includes the laborer's name, local residence, and occupation; information about his height, eye color, complexion, and physical marks or peculiarities; and a photographic print. Certificates are signed and stamped by O. M. Welburn, Internal Revenue Collector, First District of California.

Chadwick & Sykes photograph albums of contract engineering projects

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: PC -013
Content Description Consists of photographs of contract engineering projects in California and the West, including bridges, railway lines, trestles, a dam, and the Parkside Realty Company development in San Francisco. Includes images of Colfax (Placer County), Blue Canyon (Placer County), Kiernan (Nevada), Palisade (Nevada), Floristan (Nevada County), Automobile Boulevard (San Francisco), Salt Lake Railroad, Western Pacific Railroad (Altamont), Union Oil Company (Oleum, Contra Costa County), Parkside Transit Co.,...

Allen Lawrence Chickering papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 371

(Alfred) Clarke's Water Works photograph album

 Collection — Box: 01
Identifier: PC -PA -225
Overview Photograph album containing 25 albumen prints of views of Clarke's Water Works, San Francisco, taken by James W. Walton between 1890-1891. The photograph album documents Alfred Clarke's early San Francisco water company, Clarke's Water Works, located in the Glen Park and Eureka Valley neighborhoods of San Francisco.

Commercial catalogs collection

 Collection
Identifier: CC

Aubrey Commons family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS -4140
Content Description Consists of letters written by Aubrey Commons to his parents while he was serving in the United States Air Force during World War II (1941-1946); photographs of Commons and his family, including images related to Commons' military service during World War II and his education at San Jose State University after the war (circa 1934-1965); color slides of Grass Valley, California, and of Aubrey Commons' father in the Grass Valley mines (circa 1920s); ephemera; and a Cornish cookbook (2007).

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Photographic prints 22
Oral histories 19
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 19
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Ephemera 13
California Ephemera Project 11
Yosemite Valley (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 11
Audiocassettes 8
Diaries 8
Businessmen -- California 7
Clippings 7
Gelatin silver prints 7
Newsletters 7
Brochures. 6
Invitations 6
Jonestown Mass Suicide, Jonestown, Guyana, 1978 6
Programs 6
Streets -- California -- San Francisco -- Pictorial works 6
Account books 5
Advertisements 5
Announcements 5
Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Employees -- Labor unions -- California -- San Francisco 5
Cartes de visite 5
Commerce -- California 5
Daguerreotypes 5
Hotels -- Employees -- Labor unions -- California -- San Francisco 5
Jonestown (Guyana) 5
Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 5
Minutes 5
Newspapers 5
Placer County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 5
Restaurants -- Employees -- Labor unions -- California -- San Francisco 5
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works 5
Stereographs 5
Women labor leaders -- California 5
Albumen prints 4
Broadsides 4
Business cards 4
Bylaws 4
Cabinet photographs 4
California -- Gold discoveries 4
Communists -- California 4
Deeds 4
Donner Lake (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 4
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Labor unions -- California 4
Letter books 4
Letters 4
Panoramic photographs 4
Photographic postcards 4
Portrait photographs 4
Promotional materials 4
Real property -- California -- Monterey County 4
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906 -- Pictorial works 4
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906. 4
Strikes and lockouts -- California 4
Strikes and lockouts -- California -- San Francisco 4
Tickets 4
Amador County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Artists 3
Blueprints 3
Business enterprises -- California 3
Business records 3
Calaveras County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Cyanotypes 3
Dance cards. 3
Farallon Islands (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Fliers (printed matter). 3
Geysers, The (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Giant sequoia -- Pictorial works 3
Gold miners -- California -- Correspondence 3
Jonestown (Guyana) -- Pictorial works 3
Landscape photographs 3
Legal documents 3
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Manuscript maps 3
Mendocino County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Menus 3
Merchants -- California 3
Mines and mineral resources -- California -- Pictorial works 3
Monterey County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Negatives 3
Nevada County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Outdoor recreation -- California, Northern -- Pictorial works 3
Portraits 3
Railroads -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works 3
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Real property -- California -- San Francisco 3
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San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- Pictorial works 3
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Sonoma County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works 3
Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works 3
Tintypes 3
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De Losada, Dorothy Elizabeth Baget, 1921-2010 2
Adams, Philomela 1
Brookes, Samuel Marsden, 1816-1892 1
California Wine Association 1
Chadwick & Sykes, Inc 1