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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Series 1  Personal and Business correspondence

Box 1, Folder 1

Rialto Irrigation Water District, Charles Minton Baker, 1897

Scope and Content Note

This folder contains Charles Baker's correspondence to land owners and their attorney about the purchasing of land settlement in the Rialto Irrigation District in San Bernadino County, California.
Box 1, Folder 1

Proposed Settlement between the creditors and land owners of Rialto Irrigation District, San Bernadino County, California, 1897

Note

12 pages.
Box 1, Folder 2

William Blair, 1898

Scope and Content Note

Letter from William Blair to Roscoe Haskett and William Blair's memorial.
Box 1, Folder 3

Mary Blair, 1897

Box 1, Folder 4

Clara Baker Haskett, 1917-1919

Scope and Content Note

This folder contains letters to Clara Haskett's husband, her wedding invitation, and transcripts and letters about her education in Southern California.
Box 1, Folder 5

Emery C. Haskett, Undated

Scope and Content Note

Oklahoma Lodge No. 20 K. of P. of the Freemasons wrote Resolutions on the death of E. C. Haskett.
Box 1, Folder 6

Minnie Blair Haskett, 1883-1919

Scope and Content Note

This folder contains letters to friends in Wisconsin, her husband Emery C. Haskett, who lived in Ithaca, New York, her school grades, and a memorial.

Biography/Organization History

Minnie Blair came from Wisconsin, went to school in Concordia, Kansas, and died in 1941 in Pasadena, California. She married Emery C. Haskett.
Box 1, Folder 7

Roscoe Conklin Haskett, 1919

Box 1, Folder 8

Mme. Pierson, 1918-1919

Scope and Content Note

These letters are translated to English from French. There is a carte postale sent from Mme. Pierson.
Box 1, Folder 9

Unknown correspondent, Undated

Box 2, Folder 10

William Blair Haskett, I, 1917-1918

Scope and Content Note

This folder contains letters from William Haskett to his wife, Clara Haskett, in Pasadena, California during World War I. William Haskett was stationed at Fort McDowell, which is located on Angel Island in the San Francisco Bay.
Box 2, Folder 11

William Blair Haskett, II, 1918

Box 2, Folder 12

William Blair Haskett, III, 1918

Biography/Organization History

In the fall of 1918 William Haskett was transferred to Fort Huachua, Arizona.

Note

One type written letter explains how using the typewriter is more efficient than writing in pencil.
Box 2, Folder 13

William Blair Haskett, IV, 1918-1919

 

Haskett family photographs, Undated

Note

Photographs taken from Mary Blair's scrapbook.
Box 3, Folder 14.1

2 men at an Army Camp, Undated

Box 3, Folder 14.2

5 men at an Army Camp; man in the center is William Blair Haskett, Undated

Box 3, Folder 14.3

4 men at an Army Camp; second from left is William Blair Haskett, Undated

Box 3, Folder 14.4

2 men and 1 woman at the beach, Undated

Box 3, Folder 14.5

Dog, Undated

Box 3, Folder 14.6

People seated in a flower-covered float, Undated

Box 3, Folder 14.7

Portrait of Roscoe C. Haskett, Undated

Box 3, Folder 15.1

Clara Baker [Haskett] material, 1913-1919

Box 3, Folder 15.2

Clara Baker [Haskett] school notebook 10th grade English, Undated

Box 3, Folder 15.3

Postcard to Clara Baker from Blair Haskett, February 15, 1915

Box 3, Folder 15.4

Postcard to Clara Baker from William Blair Haskett, June 8

Box 3, Folder 15.5

Postcard to Mrs. William Blair Haskett from Blair Haskett, 1918

Box 3, Folder 15.6

Postcard to Clara Baker Haskett from Blair Haskett, Undated

Box 3, Folder 15.6

postcard to Clara Baker from Blair, August 3, 1916

Box 3, Folder 15.7

postcard to Clara Baker Haskett from Blair Haskett, July 26, 1914

Box 3, Folder 15.8

Valentine card and envelope, February 1913

Box 3, Folder 15.9

New Year’s menu, 1919

Box 3, Folder 16

Pamphlets chiefly from WWI, 1914-1919

Box 3, Folder 16.1

President’s Flag Day Address with Evidence of Germany's Plans, September 15, 1917

Note

Published by the Boy Scouts of America.
Box 3, Folder 16.2

Notes on Uniforms and Insignia, December 1917

Note

Compiled and edited at the Army War College.
Contains French, British, Belgian and German [illustrations].
Box 3, Folder 16.3

United War-Work Campaign, Undated

Note

This poster was published by the YMCA, YWCA, National Catholic War Council, Jewish Welfare Board, War Camp Community Service, Salvation Army, and the American Library Association.
Box 3, Folder 17

Views on Angel Island, San Francisco Bay, California, Postcard set, 1914-1919

Box 3, Folder 18

Diary of John Myers; A Trip to California, 1902

Note

At the end of the diary is a list of books John Myers read.
Box 3, Folder 19

Mary Blair's CommonPlace Book, Undated

Scope and Content Note

This CommonPlace Book was given to Mary Blair from the Haskett family. It contains newspaper clippings about the Haskett families' life in Pasadena, California at the beginning of the 20th century. The clippings tell how the Haskett family were successful entrepreneurs in Pasadena, hunting trips to the desert, commencements, and obituaries of family members.
Box 3, Folder 20

Portrait of the chief of Los Angeles Fire Department, Undated

Box 3, Folder 21

Portrait of a man in uniform at Putnam, Temple Block, Los Angeles, 1880s

Box 3, Folder 22

Portrait of a man in a military uniform, ca. 1880s

Box 3, Folder 23

Clippings about World War I, 1914-1919

Box 3, Folder 24

Ephemera, Undated

Box 3, Folder 25

Map of Bloomington, San Bernardino, Coony, California, Undated

 

Series 2 Photographs

Scope and Content Note

This series contains photographs, in several different formats by photographers such as Matthew Brady produced cabinet card portraits; Abel Briquet printed albumen prints of Mexican landscapes, and Carleton Watkins and Charles Bierstadt are a few of the artists, in this collection, to produce stereo cards. Several publishers printed carte de visite.
 

Subseries 2.1  Civil War

Note

These photographs by Matthew Brady were taken out of the original album. The album is in the box with the photographs.
Box 4, Folder 26.1

[standing man] - Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.2

[uniformed man] by C.D. Fredericks, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.3

Winfield Scott-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.4

McDowell - Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.5

N.P. Banks-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.6

Slocum-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.7

Dana-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.8

Franklin-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.9

Corcoran-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.10

Stonewall Jackson-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.11

Booker-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.12

Hancock-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.13

Doubleday-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.14

Casey-[unidentified], 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.15

Phil Kearney-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.16

McCall-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.17

Buchanan of the Merrimac - Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.18

Sumner- Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.19

Stevens-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.20

Wadsworth-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.21

Conch-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.22

Mills-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.23

Grant-Brady, 1860-1865

Box 4, Folder 26.24

Foster-Washburn, 1860-1865

 

Subseries 2.2  Photographs taken by the Haskett family Undated

Box 4, Folder 27.1

Little Bo-Beep, Undated

Box 4, Folder 27.2

Portrait of a young man, Undated

Box 4, Folder 27.3

Portrait of a young girl, Undated

Box 4, Folder 27.4

Portrait of a young child, Undated

Box 4, Folder 27.5

Photo of Servants, Undated

 

Subseries 2.3  Photographs of California, Southwestern States and Mexico,

Box 5, Folder 28.1

Hotel del Monte, Monterey, California, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.2

Views of Santa Cruz, California ca. 1880s

Note

E. L. Baker family in a horse drawn carriage.
Photograph taken by Mr. and Mrs. Morris of Santa Cruz, California.
Box 5, Folder 28.3

Cypress Drive, Pescadero, California, ca. 1880s

Note

Photograph taken by C. W. J. Johnson.
Box 5, Folder 28.4

View of Point Lobos, California, ca. 1880s

Note

Photograph taken by C. W. J. Johnson.
Box 5, Folder 28.5

Vistas Mexicanas, Posada en Tierra Calliente, Estado de Vera-Cruz, # 076, ca. 1880s

Scope and Content Note

French master of photography at the Saint Cyr Military Academy. In 1876 he was commissioned to photograph the construction of the railway line between Veracruz and Mexico City. Most of his work after that took place in Mexico with his studies on the port of Veracruz in 1880 for the French steamship company La Compagnie Maritime Transatlantique. He also prepared a series of commemorative albums called Vistas Mexicanas between 1880 to 1895.

Note

Abel Briquet photographed views of Mexico.
Box 5, Folder 28.6

Vistas Mexicanas, Pueblo, Alrrededores de Mexico, # 070, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.7

Vistas Mexicanas, Portrait of 5 Indios - Indians, Estado de Vera-Cruz, # 075, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.8

Antiguedades Aztecas, Pedra de Los Gladiatores, Mexico, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.9

View of Mexicans with a team of oxen, near a fortified wall in Mexico, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.10

View of Mexicans standing next to a church in Mexico, # 115, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.11

Vista de Mexicanas, Plaza de Armas, Mexico, # 109, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.12

Vista de Mexicanas, Rancho State of Puebla, Mexico, # 014 ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.13

Vista de Mexicanas, Santa Anita Village, Rumbo de Mexico, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.14

Vista de Mexicanas, Chimalpa Village, # 042, State of Mexico, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.15

Vista de Mexicanas, portrait of two young boys, Tipos, Mexico, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.16

Vista de Mexicanas, Vista Tomada en Orizaba, State of Vera-Cruz, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.17

Vista de Mexicanas,Viaducto en la Barranca de Metlac, Ferro Garril, Mexicano, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.18

Vista de Mexicanas, Mexico Aztec Antiquities, # 062, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.19

Vista de Mexicanas, Mexico Aztec Antiquities, # 061, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.20

Vista de Mexicanas, Mexico Aztec Antiquities, Black view Divinity of Death, # 039, ca. 1880s

Box 5, Folder 28.21

Vista de Mexicanas, Me Una Calle en el Pueblo de Hercules, Alrrededores de Queretaro, # 122, ca. 1880s

Box 6, Folder 29

Photographs of Yosemite by George Fiske , 1880-1900

Scope and Content Note

George Fiske photographed the Sierras in the late 19th century. These photographs are an example of the many photographs he took of Yosemite. In 1886, the Sierra Club published "In the Heart of the Sierras". The book contains many of Fiske's photographs.
Box 6, Folder 29.1

Enchantment Point, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, Undated

Box 6, Folder 29.2

El Capitan, Yosemite, California, by George Fiske, Undated

Box 6, Folder 29.3

Reflection of El Capitan, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, Undated

Box 6, Folder 29.4

Yosemite, California by George Fiske, Undated

Box 6, Folder 29.5

Waterfall at Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 6, Folder 29.6

Man on a cliff, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 6, Folder 29.7

El Capitan, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 6, Folder 29.8

Glacier Point, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 6, Folder 29.9

Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 6, Folder 29.10

Yosemite Falls, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 6, Folder 29.11

Upper Yosemite Falls 1600 feet, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 6, Folder 29.12

Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 6, Folder 29.13

Coming of a storm, Yosemite, California by George Fiske, ca. 1884

Box 7, Folder 30

Views of Santa Barbara and Vicinity by Hayward and Muzzall, Undated

Box 7, Folder 30.1

Views of Santa Barbara and Vicinity, Coastline by Hayward and Muzzall, Undated

Box 7, Folder 30.2

Views of Santa Barbara and Vicinity, Adobe house by Hayward and Muzzall, Undated

Box 7, Folder 30.3

Views of Santa Barbara and Vicinity, Adobe house by Hayward and Muzzall, 1886

Box 7, Folder 30.4

Views of Santa Barbara and Vicinity by Hayward and Muzzall, Undated

Box 7, Folder 30.5

Views of Southern California, Flower festival fruit booth by F. A. Schumacher, 1886

Scope and Content Note

F. A. Schumacher photographed and published stereocards of views of Southern California.
Box 7, Folder 30.6

Views of Southern California, Flower Festival rose booth by F. A. Schumacher, 1886

Scope and Content Note

F. A. Schumacher photographed and published stereocards of views of Southern California.
Box 7, Folder 30.7

Views of Southern California, Quaker dairy by F. A. Schumacher, 1886

Box 7, Folder 30.8

Pico house, 430 North Main Street, Los Angeles, California, 1886

Biography/Organization History

The Pico House is currently listed as a California Historical Landmark (No. 159) and a National Historic Landmark as a part of the Los Angeles Plaza Historic District (NPS-72000231).
Box 7, Folder 30.9

Garden g__, Los Angeles, California, two women in front of a fountain, 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.10

Mrs. Longstreet's house, Los Angeles, California, 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.10

Mrs. Longstreet's house, Los Angeles, California, 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.11

California, Avenue of the Palms Mrs. Longstreet's grounds, ca. 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.12

California, fan Palms, San Pedro Street, ca. 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.13

California, Mrs. Longstreet's residence on Adams Street, Los Angeles, ca. 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.14

California, Yucca Palm on Mrs. Longstreet's grounds, ca. 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.15

California, Cactus on Mrs. Longstreet's grounds, ca. 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.15

California, Cactus on Mrs. Longstreet's grounds, ca. 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Ellis and son, Los Angeles.
Box 7, Folder 30.16

Riverside and San Bernadino mountain range, ca. 1880s

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Hollier from Riverside, California.
Box 7, Folder 30.17

Horse racing at Santa Anita, Undated

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Putnam, Temple Block, Los Angeles, California.
Box 7, Folder 30.18

Cavalry unit, Undated

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Putnam who was located on Temple Block, Los Angeles, California.
Box 7, Folder 30.19

Agricultural park, Undated

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Putnam, Temple Block, Los Angeles, California.
Box 7, Folder 30.20

Mounted cavalry marching in the hills, Undated

Biography/Organization History

Photograph taken by Putnam, Temple Block, Los Angeles, California.
Box 8, Folder 8.1

portrait of Yuma Indian woman with bowl by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.2

portrait of Yuma Indian man and woman by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.3

three Yuma Indian children by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.4

portrait of Yuma Indian woman by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.5

portrait of Yuma Indian children by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.6

portrait of two Yuma Indian girls with pottery by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.7

portrait of Yuma woman by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.8

Co-co-paw boy by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.9

Co-co-paw girl by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.10

portrait of Yuma women by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.11

portrait of Yuma girl by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.12

portrait of two Yuma women by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.13

portrait of two Yuma women by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.14

portrait of two Yuma women by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.15

portrait of two Co-co-paw men by E.A. Bonine, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.16

group of miners, Undated

Note

mold and water damage.
Box 8, Folder 8.17

group portrait of miners, Undated

Note

mold and water damage.
Box 8, Folder 8.18

giant saguaro, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.19

group of miners, Undated

Note

mold and water damage.
Box 8, Folder 8.20

portrait of woman with children by A. Frank Randall, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.21

portrait of Geronimo by A. Frank Randall, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.22

portrait of man with flute/pipe by A. Frank Randall, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.23

portrait of man with stick by A. Frank Randall, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.24

portrait of man with fiddle by A. Frank Randall, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.25

panoramic view of town by Charles Moore, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.26

sheep ranch by J.G. Evans, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.27

view of cliffs, Undated

 

Subseries 2.4 Photographs of Art

Box 8, Folder 8.28

portrait by B. Denner "Portrait einer alten Frau", Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.29

painting by Hugrel "Diane Chasseresse", Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.30

sculpture "Deniers Moments de Napoleon", Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.31

sculpture "Venus de Milo", Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.32

sculpture "Venus de Milo", Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.33

sculpture "Diane de Houdon", Undated

 

Subseries 2.5 Photographs of Europe

Box 8, Folder 8.34

Versailles fountain, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.35

Versailles panorama, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.36

Versailles, Trianon, interior view, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.37

Versailles, Trianon, interior view, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.38

Versailles, Trianon, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.39

Louvre, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.40

Louvre, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.41

Paris, Opera Garnier, staircase, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.42

Paris, Opera Garnier, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.43

Paris, Opera Garnier, interior, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.44

Paris, Notre Dame, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.45

Paris, Notre Dame, interior, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.46

Paris, Notre Dame, panorama, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.47

Paris, Notre Dame, panorama, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.48

Paris, Notre Dame, panorama, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.49

Paris, Porte il Martin, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.50

Palais de Saint-Cloud, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.51

Palais de Saint-Cloud fountains, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.52

Palais des Tuileries, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.53

Les Invalides (Napoleon's Tomb), Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.54

Paris, Rue de Rivoli, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.55

Eglise de la Trinite, Undated

Box 8, Folder 8.56

Paris, Corps Legislatif, Undated

box 9, folder 9.1

Rome, St. Peters, Undated

box 9, folder 9.2

Rome, Column of Phocas, Undated

box 9, folder 9.3

Rome, the Forum, Undated

box 9, folder 9.4

Rome, the Coliseum, interior view, Undated

box 9, folder 9.5

Rome, [gateway], Undated

box 9, folder 9.6

Venice, panorama, Undated

box 9, folder 9.7

Venice, Bridge of Sighs, Undated

box 9, folder 9.8

Venice, Rio della Guerra, Undated

box 9, folder 9.9

[Venice] gondoliers, Undated

box 9, folder 9.10

Venice, Santa Maria della Salute, Undated

box 9, folder 9.11

Colonne Vendome, Undated

box 9, folder 9.12

Pisa, Battistero, Undated

box 9, folder 9.13

Pisa, Il Companile (Leaning Tower of Pisa), Undated

box 9, folder 9.14

Verona, Rizza d'Erbe, Undated

box 9, folder 9.15

Verona, Ponte e Castello San Pietro, Undated

box 9, folder 9.16

[Lake Como] panorama, Undated

box 9, folder 9.17

Naples panorama, Undated

box 9, folder 9.18

Milan, Il Duomo, Undated

box 9, folder 9.19

Florence, Il Dante del Pazzi, Undated

box 9, folder 9.20

Florence, Arcodi S. Gallo, Undated

box 9, folder 9.21

Pompeii, Tempiodi Mercurio, Undated

box 9, folder 9.22

Medici Fountain, Undated

box 9, folder 9.23

Turin, Undated

box 9, folder 9.24

Turin, Square Victor Emmanuel, Undated

box 9, folder 9.25

Turin, Rue Doragrossa, Undated

box 9, folder 9.26

St. Petersburg, The Hermitage Sculpture , Undated

box 9, folder 9.27

Westminster Agrarian, Undated

box 9, folder 9.28

London, Houses of Parliament, Undated

box 9, folder 9.29

London, St. Paul's Choir, Undated

box 9, folder 9.30

London [building], Undated

box 9, folder 9.31

London, St. Paul's, Undated

box 9, folder 9.32

Tower of London, Undated

box 9, folder 9.33

Hampton Court, Undated

box 9, folder 9.34

London, The Guild hall, Undated

box 9, folder 9.35

Algeria, Boulevard de la Republic, Undated

box 9, folder 9.36

Algeria, [monument], Undated

box 9, folder 9.37

Algeria, [oasis and encampment], Undated

box 9, folder 9.38

Algeria, [oasis and encampment], Undated

box 9, folder 9.39

Algeria, [people on donkeys], Undated

box 9, folder 9.41

Switzerland, Amsteg, Undated

box 9, folder 9.42

Switzerland, Zurich [repro. of painting by J.Keller], Undated

box 9, folder 9.42

Switzerland, Chamonix and Mt. Blanc, Undated

box 9, folder 9.43

Switzerland, Chamonix and Mt. Blanc, Undated

box 9, folder 9.44

Switzerland, Rhone River and St. Maurice, Undated

box 9, folder 9.45

Switzerland, [view of Alps], Undated

box 9, folder 9.46

Switzerland, [view of Alps], Undated

box 9, folder 9.47

Switzerland, Interlochen, Undated

box 9, folder 9.48

Switzerland, Geneva, Undated

box 9, folder 9.49

Switzerland, Geneva, Quai do Mt. Blanc, Undated

box 9, folder 9.50

Switzerland, Lake Geneva, Undated

box 9, folder 9.51

Switzerland, Montreux, Undated

box 9, folder 9.52

Switzerland, Lausanne, Undated

box 9, folder 9.53

Switzerland, Lucerne, Undated

 

Subseries 2.6 Portraits

box 9, folder 9.54

Mary Anderson, Undated

box 9, folder 9.55

Maud Granger, Undated

box 9, folder 9.56

[gondolier], Undated

box 9, folder 9.57

"Types Orientaux" [young woman with tambourine], Undated

box 9, folder 9.58

[portrait of a woman], Undated

box 9, folder 9.59

artwork -statue from Vatican collection, Undated

box 9, folder 9.60

Galerie de la section Italienne, Undated

box 10

Subseries 2.7 Photograph Albums

box 10, folder 10.1

Scotland, Edinburgh, Holyrood, Undated

box 10, folder 10.2

Scotland, Edinburgh, Bank of Scotland, Undated

box 10, folder 10.3

Scotland, Osborne Hotel, Undated

box 10, folder 10.4

Scotland, Edinburgh, Burns Monument, Undated

box 10, folder 10.5

Official Register of the United States containing a list of the Officers in the Civil Military and Naval Service . . . 1897, Vol. 1 inscribed by C.L. Baker], Undated

box 11, folder 1

Stereocards - monuments of Europe, Asia, and views of the U.S. including the West, Undated

Scope and Content Note

Anderson published views of Richmond, Virginia and vicinity, and muntain scenery of Virginia and West Virginia. George Barker lived from 1844 to 1894; in 1862 he photographed Niagara Falls, New York and in 1886, Barker began photographing in Georgia, Virginia, and Saint Augustine, Florida, for the tourist trade. Bierstadt and his brothers Albert and Charles opened a studio in New Bedford which operated from 1859-1879, making mostly stereoscopic views. Charles Bierstadt photographed Niagara Falls, New York. Abel Briquet is a French photographer who was active in France in the 1850s and in Mexico from the 1876 to 1911. He was commissioned by a Mexican railway company to photograph the line between Veracruz and Mexico City in 1876, and then by a French steamship company to photograph the port of Veracruz in 1880. It appears that he stopped production sometime around the beginning of the Revolution in 1911. W. H. Chase, also, photographed Niagra falls. Caswell and Davy, W. H. Illingsworth, B. F. Upton, Whitney and Zimmerman photographs scenery in Minnesota. during the 19th century. J. F. Jarvis photographed views of Washington, D. C.. J. J. Cooke and Carleton Watkins photographed views of California and the Pacific. George Pierron and J. N. Wilson photographed the American South. In 1861, photographer, Mathew Brady, requested permission from the United States government to document the Civil War. From 1861 to 1865, he organized teams of photographers attached to all parts of the United States Army who documented battles, officers and equipment. Brady and his team were able to cover all the battles and events of the war, which include portraits of Generals Grant and Lee, as well as unflinching images of dead soldiers.
 

Series 3 Ephemera

box 12, folder 1

carte de visite album for the Brady Civil War generals, Undated

box 12, folder 2

medal on a ribbon, inscribed Edward L. Baker, Undated

box 12, folder 3

bronze medallion "Victory", 1917-1918

box 12, folder 4

Hallmark jeweler's box with autograph card and inscription inside, Undated

box 12, folder 5

flag, Undated