Jump to Content

Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
University of California, Berkeley, The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Phone: 510-642-6481
Fax: 510-642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
Collections with online items: 263
Physical collections: 12482
Browse the Collections
From A to Z
0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Show records Show records: All | EAD | MARC
 
K
 
K. Hope Hamilton scrapbook.

Material re her work with Inter-America House, San Francisco, during World War II, and her career as an interior decorator in the city.

 
Kahn family papers, 1887-1902.

The collection consists of genealogical and family history information and photographs. Included are a large genealogical chart for the Kahn family compiled by Henriette Kahn Wildbergh; additional genealogical information on the family compiled by Carolyn Levy Kahn and Susan Kahn...

 
Kaiser (Edgar F.) Papers

The bulk of the papers were transferred to The Bancroft Library by Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Corp. and consist primarily of corporate files from Kaiser's tenure as president and chairman of the board of Kaiser Industries Corporation. Also included are...

 
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, Hawaii Region records, 1958-1988.

Construction files, 1958 (2 cartons) and Purchasing Department scrapbooks (2 vols.) for the Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Waikiki; Regional Manager (23 vols.) scrapbooks, beginning with the Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Waikiki (1958-1986) and continuing with the Kaiser Permanente Medical Center...

Kaiser (Henry J.) Collection - Selections From the Pictorial Collection, 1941-1946

The Henry J. Kaiser Pictorial Collection contains more than 75,000 items, including photographic prints, albums, and glass and film negatives. The collection dates from circa 1930 to circa 1976. The bulk of the collection, like the manuscript collection, dates from...

 
Kaiser (Henry J.) Jr. Papers

Collection contains business and personal correspondence, speeches, subject files.

 
Kaiser (Henry J.) Papers

The Henry J. Kaiser papers contain personal and business correspondence, memoranda, speeches, and papers, covering the Oakland, New York, and Hawaii offices, principally from the period after World War II. Includes material on the Kaiser Industries Corporation, the Kaiser-Permanente Medical...

 
Kaiser Industries, Trefethen Vineyards, the University of California and Mills College, 1926-1994 : oral history transcript / 1997.

Trefethen discusses his childhood, education, and marriage; early work for Henry J. Kaiser; Kaiser Aluminum and television stations; Kaiser Steel; other Kaiser industries; community involvement; and the Trefethen Vineyards. Includes the reminiscences of Tefethen's wife, Catherine Morgan Trefethen, and her...

 
Kaiser pictorial collections [graphic] : miscellaneous operations, projects, and affiliated companies.

Miscellaneous views of Kaiser companies, industries, or projects not included in BANC PIC 1983.001-.074. Cartons 1-2 contain photoprints and negatives of the Denver Shell Plant, manufacturing munitions during the second world war.

 
Kaiser-Permanente Medical Care Program oral history records and related materials, 1955-1987.

BOX 1: Records of the working council of the Tahoe Conference and its successor, the Advisory Council, 1955-56. BOX 2: Transcripts of in-house interviews regarding Kaiser-Permanente history, Regional Oral History Office/K-P Advisory Committee outlines, and miscellaneous brochures relating to the...

 
Kaler family papers relating to Murphys, California, 1847-1959 (bulk 1850-1900)

Collection contains Kaler family papers and items collected by Elizabeth Kaler relating to the gold rush town of Murphys, Calif. In addition to the Kalers, other families include those of Nathaniel Hoyt, James L. Sperry, and Eliza and John Perry....

 
Kanaye Nagasawa photograph collection [graphic].

Numerous portraits and views of buildings, street scenes, people (including family), and points of interest in California, Washington D.C., Mount Vernon, and unidentified locales. Photographs in album appear to have been taken by Japanese tourists or Japanese Americans on trips...

 
Kanghu Jiang papers, 1915-2008 (bulk 1917-1950).

Contains mostly photocopies of his personal, professional, and family correspondence, love letters and love poetry, published articles, family photographs, publications, legal documents, Jiang family genealogy, newspaper clippings, and a bound volume list of books (in Chinese) given by Jiang to...

 
Karen Lee Wald Cuban research collection, circa 1982-2010.

Preferred citation: Karen Lee Wald Cuban research collection, BANC MSS 2010/241, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

 
Karen Topp Goodwyn materials relating to California Dept. of Rehabilitation, 1975-1986.

Documents Goodwyn's work under John Velton with severely disabled individuals as a vocational rehabilitation counselor for the Calif. Dept. of Rehabilitation in Oakland. Goodwyn sought access to training, education, and technology for her clients so that they could live independently....

 
Karl Aschenbrenner papers, 1917-1984.

The Karl Aschenbrenner manuscripts include publication drafts and notes regarding Aschenbrenner's research on appraisive characterization, Kant's Critique of Pure Reason, and the concepts of coherence in art, criticism, and value.

 
Karl Friedrich May western scenes cigarette cards [graphic].

German cigarette cards depicting scenes from various western stories by Karl Friedrich May, including Winnetou (publisher's series 1), Old Surehand (series 4), Winnetou II (series 15), Old Surehand II (series 19), Sohn des Bärenjägers (series 23), Feinde werden Blutsbrüder (series...

 
Karl Friedrich Meyer photograph collection [graphic].

Photographs relating to Meyer's medical research career at UC Berkeley. Photos focus on public health, effects of diseases on animals, veterinary medicine, and epidemiology. Collection includes studio portraits of Meyer, contemporary portraits and group portraits of his colleagues, portraits (including...

 
Karl Friedrich Meyer photograph collection [graphic] : additions.

Collection includes a mix of career and family photographs relating to the life of Karl Meyer. One album shows a 1919 camping trip in the Sierra Nevadas, another album shows California orchards, Stowe Lake (in Golden Gate Park), shipboard views,...

 
Karl Kasten papers, 1916-2000.

Contains personal and professional correspondence, notebooks, brochures and clippings related to art; notebooks, drawings and specifications for the KB press, the etching press he designed; artwork; materials regarding exhibits; subject files; course materials, including notes for his class Art Materials...

 
Karl Kasten photograph collection [graphic]

Collection contains a large amount of material relating to the Panama Pacific International Exposition of 1915 in San Francisco: stamps advertising various products (many by Schmidt Lithograph), postcards and photographs of PPIE, etc. Other views show scenes of California, San...

 
Karl Meyer papers : additions, circa 1900-1975.

Correspondence; research files; professional meetings and seminars files; manuscripts of writings; correspondence with publishers; awards and personal memorabilia; family letters and photographs; letters of condolence to Mrs. Meyers after Dr. Meyer's death; clippings.

 
Karl Meyer papers, [ca.1900-1975].

Correspondence; research and lecture notes; laboratory notebooks; files related to professional meetings and seminars; manuscripts of writings; correspondence with publishers. Also includes personal memorabilia and correspondence with family and friends.

 
Karl S. Pister papers, 1948-2002.

Consists of correspondence, lectures, grant proposals, and course materials relating to Karl Pister's career as professor and dean in the UC Berkeley Department of Engineering. Also includes some material documenting Professor Pister's tenure as UC Santa Cruz Chancellor from 1991-1996.

 
Kate Pope collection of California political ephemera [realia].

Includes button, pins and other small ephemera chiefly pertaining to numerous political campaigns in California and across the country. A few items pertain to Alexander H. Pope's participation in some of these campaigns.

 
Kate Severance Spencer Goewey paper read before the San Francisco Browning Society, 1917, Dec. 21.

Contains three typescript drafts of an address given by the author of a privately published catalogue of the Goewey collection of Elizabeth and Robert Browning at the San Francisco Browning Society. One of the copies is heavily annotated in pencil....

 
Katharine Adams correspondence : and other material, circa 1898-1960.

Approximately 150 letters written to Katharine Adams sending congratulations from clients for whom she had bound books, discussing technical problems (such as the warping of vellum boards), etc. Correspondents include John Charrington, T.J. Cobden-Sanderson, Douglas Cockerell, Lord Aldenham, C. Henry...

 
Katharine Luomala papers, 1923-1984.

Anthropology class notes from classes at the University of California, Berkeley, 1923-1938; research notes with annotations by Alfred L. Kroeber; essay by Professor Luomala about her school days at the University of California, Berkeley.

 
Katharine Miller Johnson papers pertaining to Point Reyes, 1961-1987 (bulk 1969-1971).

Carton 1 contains correspondence generated by Katharine Miller Johnson on behalf of Point Reyes National Seashore primarily between 1969 and 1971. Carton 2 contains background material, statements, Congressional hearing transcripts, and other material related to legislation on Point Reyes, and...

 
Katharine Whiteside Taylor papers, ca. 1938-1989.

Correspondence, publications,journals, and subject files primarily concerning education, psychology, and related professional activities.

 
Katherine Amelia Towle collection of clippings, mainly relating to the Free Speech Movement at the University of California, Berkeley, 1964-1966.

Includes clippings on the Free Speech Movement from November 1964-January 1966, clippings about Katherine Towle from 1961-1965, and some issues of the student and local publications, SLATE, Particle, and Spider.

 
Katherine Amelia Towle papers, 1948-1968 (bulk 1964-1965)

Memoranda (originals and copies), clippings, etc. relating to her career in the U.S. Marine Corps, and as Dean of Women and later Dean of Students, University of California, Berkeley; many concerning the Free Speech Movement.

 
Katherine Browning Miller papers, 1910-1947 (bulk 1925-1928)

Manuscripts of plays and novels, clippings and some correspondence.

 
Katherine M. Ball papers, ca. 1900-1920.

Contains 8 items relating to talks and lectures given by Katherine Ball for the Japan Society of America.

 
Katherine Mackay Hawkins papers mainly as member of Nevada DAR and Monday Club of Reno, 1861-1964 (bulk 1957-1964)

Includes copy of a letter of 1861 December from A.G. Hawkins to his brother, Rev. S.J. Hawkins.

 
Katherine Shumard Sanders plays : typescripts, ca. 1937.

Contains two unpublished plays by Sanders entitled: "The dragon waits," and "Wei river famine." Both plays are set in China. Also includes a collection of poetry by Sanders.

 
Kathleen Dickenson Mellen papers, 1928-1969 (bulk 1961-1969).

Photocopies of two letters, 1968, written by her to her nephew commenting on her books about Hawaii; articles about her and her husband, George Mellen; obituaries; one published monograph, The Magnificent Matriarch: Kaahumanu, Queen of Hawaii, 1772-1832 (New York :...

 
Kathleen Thompson Norris letters : to Margaret A. Hartigan, 1897-1964 (bulk 1910-1964).

Contains letters describing family news; about Kathleen Norris' writing; travel around the United States, Europe, and Asia; women's suffrage; United States politics including presidential elections; the fight against communism including the University of California's Loyalty Oaths; the events leading up...

 
Kathleen Thompson Norris letters, 1927 Nov. 5 - 1928 Nov. 8.

2 A.L.S. from Kathleen Norris, (Nov. 5, 1927 ? 1 T.L.S. from Charles Norris to Mr. & Mrs. Walter Todd (April 27, 1928.).

 
Kathleen Thompson Norris papers, circa 1910-1930.

Original manuscripts of Saturday's Child and The Heart of Rachel; corrected typescript for Walls of Gold; notes for The Venables; verses written by her and set to music; scrapbook of clippings, 1911-1913.

 
Kathryn Conlon Childress correspondence : ALS, 1886-1937 (bulk 1886-1902).

Contains correspondence to Kathryn Conlon Childress from her husband Henry Childress, and her parents Daniel and Rose Conlon. Correspondence from Henry Childress discuss their courtship, finding teaching positions, a land case against the railroads, and Chinese. Correspondence from Kathryn's parents...

 
Kathy Sloane photographs of jazz musicians [graphic].

Photographs depict various jazz musicians performing at various venues in the San Francisco Bay Area. Musicians depicted include Pharoah Sanders, Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers, Dexter Gordon, George Cables, Cecil Taylor, Bobby Hutcherson, Chalrie Haden, World Saxophone Quartet, Von...

 
Katie Reed O'Neal family papers, 1800-1972 (bulk 1800-1865).

Contains mostly 19th century handwritten receipts, contracts, deeds, documents, correspondence, food and medicine recipes, and other miscellany from a Missouri family who relocated to California in 1907. Includes two "bills of sale" for three African-Americans bought as slaves in Scotland...

 
Katipunan Society constitution and by-laws : ms., [ca. 1900]

Contains information on the organization, duties, its history, etc.

 
Kaufman (Edith Schoenberger) papers

The collection consists of Edith Schoenberger Kaufman's family papers, photographs, and photo albums/scrapbooks. The materials document Edith's family life in Germany, the experience of Edith and her first husband, Eugen Schoenberger, in Nazi Germany and in France under Germany occupation,...

 
Kaweah Colony and views of the Kaweah River valley, California [graphic]

Photographs show various homes and settlements: the Haskell homestead, Halstead's ranch, the Colony townsite, Camp Advance (many views), a trapper's residence, camp of A.E. Redstone (a forest ranger in the giant [sequoia] forest), Haskell's cabin near camp #1, and others....

 
Kaweah Colony group leisure scenes [graphic].

Includes scenes of groups likely to be members of the Kaweah Colony in Tulare County, Calif., posing in various outdoor leisure situations. Scenes include a group portrait in front of a house; a group posing with mules, horses and buggies;...

 
Kaweah Colony material.

Pt. I: Transcripts of originals in the Sequoia National Park Library. Include letter and autobiographical sketch by C.F. Keller; letters and articles by James J. Martin.

 
Kaweah Colony views [graphic]

Photographs show activities and settlement of the Kaweah Colony, with some people identified. Views include Camp Advance, people working at an outdoor sawmill, a bridge, and swimmers in the north fork of the Kaweah River.

 
Kaweah Cooperative Colony Company records, 1885-1892.

Includes incomplete minutes of the San Francisco group's meeting, September 1890; minutes of the Colony, March - August 1891; by-laws; accounts; treasurer's report; time-checks; circulars and form letters; resolutions; agreements and official correspondence. Some items written by Burnette Gregor Haskell...

 
Kearney (M. Theodore) Papers

Correspondence and papers mainly pertaining to his property in Fresno Co., Calif., and to cooperative raisin production; pocket diary-account books, 1865-1903; social correspondence from his travels; newspaper clippings, pamphlets and pictures.

 
Kearney Ranch Records

The records include account books for the Fruit Vale Improvement Company; records of the Easterby Rancho; records of the Kearney Vineyard Syndicate; labor and crop reports; financial statements; inventories; general accounts; and records relating to the Federal Trade Commission and...

 
Kearney Ranch records, [ca. 1888-1948]

The records include account books for the Fruit Vale Improvement Company; records of the Easterby Rancho; records of the Kearney Vineyard Syndicate; labor and crop reports; financial statements; inventories; general accounts; and records relating to the Federal Trade Commission and...

 
Kearney Vineyard Company papers, 1903-1948 (bulk 1940-1948).

Includes canceled gold bonds and coupons formerly in the custody of the Regents of the University of California; and vouchers, canceled checks, reports, etc., up to circa 1946.

 
Keeler (Charles A.) Papers

Correspondence, writings, diaries, notes, and clippings concerning Keeler's literary works and his life in Berkeley. Correspondents include: William Frederic Bade, Mary Bird Clayes, Ina Donna Coolbrith, Mary Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, Bernard Maybeck, C. Hart Merriam, John Muir, and August Vollmer.

 
Keeler, Charles Augustus Photographs from the Charles Augustus Keeler papers [graphic]

Locations pictured include: Alaska, Australia (New South Wales), New Zealand, Mexico, Canadian Rocky Mountains and plains, Philippines, San Francisco, and southern California. Alaskan views include totem poles, Innuits, scenery, and some Harriman Expedition photographs. Photographs from Mexico are touristic views...

 
Keeler family pictorial collection [graphic].

1959.074: Portraits and other photos relating to Keeler family and friends, including the Bunnell family of San Francisco -- 1959.075: Album of mission views with missionaries, nuns, and native children; location unknown (ca. 1905?) -- 1959.076: Alaska scenes sketched by...

(Keeler) Leonarde Papers

Leonarde Keeler was a pioneer in the burgeoning field of criminology in the 1920s and 1930s. The Leonarde Keeler papers contain professional correspondence, research and publications, notes, and newsclippings that relate to the polygraph, personal research, and the academic field...

 
Keith (Agnes Newton) papers

The Agnes Newton Keith Papers (1913-1985, bulk 1939-1975) include drafts, diaries, correspondence, speech notes, research materials, and clippings, mostly related to Keith's literary work.

 
Keith Kellum papers, [ca. 1960-1989].

Consist of correspondence and subject files which illuminate Kellum's activities as an attorney and a disability rights activist.

 
Keith-McHenry-Pond Family Papers

Include papers of William Keith relating to his career as an artist; papers of his wife, Mary McHenry Keith, reflecting her participation in the woman suffrage movement and humanitarian activities; papers of her parents, Ellen and John McHenry; papers of...

 
Keith-McHenry-Pond family pictorial collection [graphic].

Includes drawings and photographs relating to the Keith, McHenry and Pond families, including material pertaining to artist William Keith, his daughter Emma Pond, and to Admiral C.F. Pond. Snapshots, studio portraits, and many landscape photographs are present. Views include sites...

 
Kellogg family snapshots [graphic]

California views captioned: Mr. John Muir at Paso Robles; Grace Clark, Aunt Nackie, etc [on horseback]; Grace et al [on horseback]; Desert; Family at Lake View; "Lake View" Hotel [location unknown - desert region?]; On way to Camp Sierra, July...

 
Kellogg, Martin Correspondence and papers regarding Martin Kellogg, 1939 May 21- 24 & n.d.

Includes a biographical sketch on Kellogg; a letter from Anita K. Paterson, dated May 24, 1939, to Herbert I. Priestley regarding Kellogg genealogy; a letter from Anita's brother, Herbert Kellogg regarding Kellogg genealogy.

 
Kelsey, Bill. Photographs of Sierra Nevada scenery [graphic] /

Sierra Nevada locations: Mt. Morrison, Convict Lake, Hot Creek, Jackson Lake, Wheeler Ridge, and South Lake.

 
Kelsey family papers, 1933-1978.

Predominately correspondence among family members, and various information concerning finance, land tenure, and autobiography of George P. Kelsey, Jr. and genealogy.

 
Kelsey St. Press records

The Kelsey St. Press records including correspondence, manuscripts, corrected proofs, reviews, minutes, agendas, flyers, photographs, catalogues, artwork, financial information and audio-visual materials.

 
Ken Light photographs from To the promised land and With these hands [graphic] /

1: Surrender, 74 year old man from Zamora, Michoacán, 1988 -- 2: Cañón Zapata / Soccer Field, Tijuana / San Ysidro, 1988 -- 3: Grape Picker, Delano, California, 1982 -- 4: Grape Picker, Napa Valley, California, 1984.

 
Ken Stein papers, circa 1982-2007.

Contains publications, photocopies of published articles, and other materials concerning the disabilty rights movement in the San Francisco Bay Area and Ken Stein's role as an advocate. Also includes similar kinds of materials authored by Ken Stein on unrelated topics.

 
Kennedy Mining and Milling Company records, 1887-1895.

Includes invoices, receipts, etc., 1887 and 1892, and payroll ledger, Aug. 1891-Oct. 1895, for Jackson, Calif. company.

 
Kenneth and Ruth Yearns papers, 1962-1980.

14 TLS from Wilfred V. Pennell to Ruth and Kenneth Yearns, containing, besides family news and description of life in Mallorca, observations on China and its leadership and reminiscences of Tientsin. 18 illustrated scholarly vignettes relating to China by Samuel...

 
Kenneth Carpenter papers, 1959-1961.

Relating to the design and printing of William Everson's The Year's Declension. Carpenter designed and printed the book of poems. Included is his correspondence with Everson and with Henry Evans (Porpoise Bookshop); corrected proofs; mock-up, announcement and prospectus, etc.: correspondence...

 
Kenneth Gordon Scott papers, [ca. 1932-74]

Primarily journal articles, 1932-1971. Box 2 also includes correspondence, 1971-74, biographical information, clippings, and press releases. Box 3 contains a scrapbook with articles from 1936. Certificates and awards in oversize folder.

 
Kenneth J. Carpenter correspondence with Lewis M. Allen and Roger Levenson, 1964-1987.

Letters relating primarily to Carpenter's, Allen's, and Levenson's mutual interests and activities as operators of printing presses.

 
Kenneth J.H. Reid letters received, 1966-1969.

Relate primarily to Lester B. Pearson's honorary degree from Pearson, John Lynch, John P. Robarts, P.E. Trudeau, Walter Weir and others.

 
Kenneth L. Kann collection on the Petaluma Jewish Community, 1939-1989 (bulk 1950-1978).

Consists of copies of various materials that Kann compiled and used while doing research for his books about the Jewish community in Petaluma, Calif., including the titles "Joe Rapoport: the life of a Jewish radical" and "Comrades and chicken ranchers."

 
Kenneth M. Stampp papers, 1938-2007.

The papers include incoming correspondence, primarily from other American historians, book reviews written by Stampp, and a few subject files and folders of course notes.

 
Kenneth R. Farrell oral history transcript : taking the University to the people, University of California Cooperative Extension / c2009.

Dr. Kenneth Farrell completed his Master's degree and Doctorate in Agricultural Economics from Iowa State University and served as an economist for the University of California Berkeley's Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics. He also served as the Vice President, Division...

 
Kenneth S. Beam papers, 1931-1971 (bulk 1931-1956).

Consist of correspondence, writings, publications, scrapbook, clippings and photographs from Kenneth Beam's professional career. Correspondence is mainly with Kenyon Scudder and Norman Fenton. Writings include reports to the National Probation Association, 1935-1936, related material of the Los Angeles and San...

 
Kenny (Robert W.) Papers

Chiefly his papers as Attorney General of California, 1942-1946; some material pertaining to his offices and judgeships, Los Angeles; State Senatorship; Prohibition repeal; legal problems of World War II, including Japanese evacuation and war industry reconversion; control of venereal diseases;...

 
Kent family papers, 1907-1975 (1927-1966)

Correspondence, reports, financial materials, subject files, contracts, deeds and other materials relating to the family, the William Kent Estate Co. and Kent Woodlands Company.

 
Kent family. Photographs from the Kent family papers [graphic].

Photographs relating to Kent family business interests in Chicago, Ill. and the San Francisco Bay Area. Chicago photos (housed in size "AX") include commercial buildings (the Kent building, and the Tamalpais Hotel, apparently named in reference to the Kent's California...

 
Kent G. Dedrick papers, circa 1950-1990.

Correspondence, research notes, subject files, legal documents, tidal and hydrological records, organizational records, surveys, charts, maps, and photographs.

 
Kent Gill Sierra Club papers, 1965-1977.

Papers relating to Kent Gill's involvement in the Sierra Club.

 
Kent (Roger) Papers

Letters addressed to Kent; copies of his replies and subject files which include clippings, notes, speeches, press releases and ephemeral printed material. $b Documenting Kent's role in Democratic Party politics - his campaigns for Congress, his leadership as head of...

 
Kent, Roger Photographs from the Roger Kent papers [graphic]

Photos relating to Democratic Party politics in San Francisco. Mainly views of campaign rallies, etc., some for Stevenson/Kefauver campaign, some for Johnson/Humphrey campaign of 1964 [?] (cf. Pierre Salinger for senator).

 
Kent (T. J.) Papers

The T.J. "Jack" Kent papers selectively cover a career in urban and regional planning that lasted over 50 years. The collection includes correspondence (primarily professional rather than personal), research notes, drafts of essays and talks, published books and articles, UC...

 
Kentucky Mining Company accounts, 1858-1861.

Contains 2 account ledgers of a California mining company.

 
Keppel, Charles. Manuscripts of writings of Charles William Keppel, [ca. 1938-1956]

Typescripts of stories, articles and a poem. Included is Central Park Crypt Project, an imaginary diary of the Duke of Windsor. (v. 1-3)

 
Kermit Sheets pictorial collection [graphic].

Archive of Kermit Sheets, consisting of photographs, drawings, posters, correspondence and other items. Includes photos of Sheets, James Broughton (including many taken during the filming of his "Mother's Day"), various theatrical productions, friends and associates; original design drawings used to...

 
Kerner, Robert Joseph Photographs from the Robert J. Kerner papers [graphic]

Includes portraits of Robert J. Kerner (unknown locations) and photos taken in Africa, many from Fez, French Morocco. Subjects include city views, street scenes, dwellings, festivals and tourist activities.

 
Kerr, Clark Photographs from the Clark Kerr personal and professional papers [graphic].

Includes snapshots and portraits of Kerr, his friends and family members, including his parents Samuel W. Kerr and Caroline Clark Kerr. Photographs chiefly depict Kerr during his boyhood and early adulthood in Pennsylvania. Includes two ninth-plate ambrotype portraits of Kerr's...

 
Kerr family correspondence, 1862.

Letters from S.H. Kerr in Tennessee and from W.C. Kerr in Virginia relating to the Civil War, and letter from J.C. Kerr, describing flood damage in San Joaquin County, California.

 
Kettlewell collection of photographs, primarily of northern California [graphic].

Oakland, San Francisco, and Mill Valley views, including Oakland Oaks baseball team. Also includes studio portraits; street scenes of St. Helena, Calif.(Some with Kettlewell family business signs visible); construction of the Golden Gate International Exposition; a few Glacier National Park...

 
Keyes-McIntire-Voorheis-Clark family papers, circa 1849-1970.

Materials relating to Amador County, California politics and government, mining, education, etc., and include papers of John Keyes, E.C. Voorheis, Baylies Coleman Clark and his wife, Gertrude (Voorheis) Clark.

 
Keys to Introducing Disabilities in Schools records, 1978-1990.

Includes correspondence, publications and games.

 
Kidshows miscellany, 1982-1998.

Consists of business and publicity files, and ephemera from related organizations. The business files include financial information, artists' contracts, and box office statements. The publicity files contain audience surveys, public relations ephemera, news releases, fliers, clippings, and performers' photos. Also...

 
Kimball & Cutting, Murphys, Calif. papers, 1851-1867.

Include promissory notes; minutes of meeting of Bunker Hill Mining Company, June 23, 1851; inventory of mining tools and accounts for labor expenses for working a mine at Murphys, 1851-1853; and two letters from Ephraim Cutting to family in the...

 
Kimball family papers, 1863-[ca. 1920]

Papers of William Augustus Kimball and his father, Nathan Kimball (1822-1898), pertaining to their military service and to the business interests of the son in Washington Territory.

 
Kimiko Matsui Kaneko : oral history transcript : an oral history / 24 April and 22 June, 2000.

Kaneko discusses her childhood in Signal Hill, California; living in Japan from 1928 to 1937; return to California; internment at Tule Lake during World War II; life after the war in Shasta and Berkeley, California.

 
Kingman (Harry L.) Papers

Correspondence, manuscripts of writings and speeches, subject files, tear sheets and reprints of writings, and clippings, relating mainly to his long career as executive director of the University of California YMCA (Stiles Hall); work in China with the International Committee...

 
[Kings and princes of England] [graphic].

Portraits of Alfred the Great; Henry I; Henry II; Richard I; Edward III; Edward, Prince of Wales and Aquitaine.

 
Kingsley family papers, [ca. 1859-1902]

Diaries, 1859, 1860, 1871 of John T. Mason, Colusa Co., primarily re barging on Sacramento River between Red Bluff and Sacramento, and ranching and drayage in Colusa Co.; diaries, 1874 and 1875, of Caroline A. Kingsley of Red Bluff, regarding...

 
Kingston (Maxine Hong) Papers

The Maxine Hong Kingston Papers contain typescripts, proofs and galleys, announcements, reviews, and related material for Kingston's books, and , as well as other material related to her writing. The collection dates from 1952 to 1999 and has been...

 
Kinsey Anderson papers, circa 1950-1993.

Materials related to the professional career of UCB Physics Professor Kinsey Anderson. The collection includes correspondence; conference and meeting programs and schedules; papers delivered; committee review materials for various programs and fellowships; research proposals for the Physics Dept. and Space...

 
Kinzie, Robert A. Photographs from the Robert A. Kinzie papers [graphic]

Views are primarily of mines and mining facilities in Alaska and Mexico. Alaskan views include Juneau, Thane, Treadwell, and mining facilities identified as "A.G.M. Co." (Alaska Gastineau Mining Co.?) Many scenic views as well as mining-related views. A professionally produced...

 
The Kipling Club [graphic]

A caricature of club member's faces on the bodies of monkeys in a tree, one branch of which is labelled "Bandar-log". Some play musical instruments. Members identified as: J.B. Landfield, W. Strunk, Jr., H. Morse Stephens, F.C.S. Schiller, F. Cutts,...

 
Kirk (Paul L.) Papers

The Paul L. Kirk papers consist of the research, writings and correspondence of Professor Kirk.

 
Kirschbraun, Son and Company correspondence, 1879-1880.

Contains (18 items) letters, some on business letterhead, between Louis Kirschbraun and H. M. Jacobs discussing business matters; and letters to them from various suppliers and vendors. There is information about availability, prices, shipments, needs, etc.

 
Kleiner Perkins, venture capital, and the chairmanship of Genentech, 1976-1995 : oral history transcript / 2002.

Founding Kleiner & Perkins [later Kleiner Perkins Caulfield and Byers] and early investments in Tandem Computers and Genentech; chairmanship of Genentech board of directors and executive committee; hiring Robert Swanson at Kleiner & Perkins and initial dealings with Swanson and...

 
Klondike gold rush stereoviews [graphic]

Captioned: A claim on the Klondike (Keystone View Co. #9201) and: The Klondike, a busy street in Dawson City (#2762, published by William H. Rau and distributed by Griffith and Griffith.) The former shows two men in front of a...

 
Kniazeff (Alexis N.) Papers

Materials assembled by Alex N. Kniazeff, including diaries, photo albums, family papers and papers re Russian organizations in the U.S., especially San Francisco.

 
Knights Deep Mine photographs [graphic]

2 panoramic views of the mine and ore processing facilities, 1 of which is heavily annotated on verso. Annotations provide production statistics as well as descriptions of features in the view,including: staff quarters, the native compound and hospital, and the...

 
Knights of Labor records, 1886-1892.

Volume 1 includes letters certifying the election of delegates to the state assembly of 1886; minutes and proceedings of the meeting of September 16-17, 1886; addresses of district and local assemblies. Volume 2 is a minute book, February 24, 1886-May...

 
Knights of Pythias, Beatific Lodge No. 7 receipts, 1874-1903.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

 
Knights of Pythias, California, Oakland Lodge No. 103 minute books, 1904 November 3-1911 January 26.

C-G 8: minutes for January 2, 1908 to January 26, 1911; C-G 9: minutes for November 3, 1904 to December 26, 1907

 
Knights of Pythias, Mono Lodge, No. 59, records : Bodie, Calif., 1879-1911.

Contains correspondence, administrative and financial records, clippings and ephemera.

 
Knights of Pythias name cards, circa 1890-1910.

Collection consists of name cards with rank for the following individuals in the Newman, California lodge (#139) of the Knights of Pythias : J.F. Pollock; L.B. Rountree; E.D. Hollister; Ben Levy; M.E. Netherton; A.J. Baker; and George Steele.

 
Knights of Pythias, Sacramento Lodge, No. 11 weekly minutes : mss, 1875-1911.

Minutes of the weekly meetings of the fraternal order, Knights of Pythias, Sacramento Lodge No. 11. Minutes record the election of officers, resolutions, members sick and benefits paid to them, election of new members, lodge finances, business with other lodges,...

 
Knight's Scrapbooks

Printed forms, circulated by the H. H. and A. L. Bancroft Companies, completed in manuscript, with added letters, clippings and notes. They include information on various Western towns and counties and economic conditions in California, Nevada, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and...

 
The Knowland Family and the Oakland Tribune, [ca. 197-?]

Concerns the relationship between the Knowland family and the Oakland Tribune.

 
Knowland, Joseph R. (Joseph Russell) Photographs from the Joseph R. Knowland papers [graphic].

Group portraits depicting Joseph R. Knowland and associates, including a panoramic photograph taken at the Elk's Bulkhead Breakfast, Castlewood Country Club in 1925. Also includes a photograph depicting the Aahmes Temple (perhaps in Oakland or San Francisco).

 
Knowland (Joseph R.) Papers

The Joseph R. Knowland Papers document the career of an American politician, newspaper owner, and civic leader. He served five terms, from 1905-1915, in the United States House of Representatives as Congressman for California's district encompassing Alameda, Contra Costa and...

 
Knox family photographs [graphic]

Collection contains a Knox family group portrait, a photograph of their home in San Francisco, a portrait of Mrs. Camille Caroline Knox (Mrs. George Knox), and a pair of men dressed up as Arabian princes.

 
The Knoxville Mining District, the McLaughlin Gold Mine, northern California, 1978-2002 : oral history transcript / 1998-2002.

James Anderson (b. 1935), geologist: Kennecott Copper Co., 1960-1967; Occidental Minerals, 1967-1975; Armand Hammer, Gore family; vice president, exploration, Homestake Mining Co., 1975-1987, researching mercury hot springs, gold discovery at Manhattan [renamed McLaughlin] Mine; environmental aspects, community relations; member, chairman,...

 
Knute Stiles papers, 1948-2005.

The Knute Stiles papers predominantly consist of correspondence and greeting cards to Stiles. Correspondents include John Barrow, Leo Krikorian, Jack Goodwin, and George Stanley. Also consists of a small amount of artwork, photographs, biographical material, and miscellaneous papers.

 
Kofoid (Charles A.) Letters

Concerning his nomination to the professorship of proto-zoology at the School of Tropical Medicine, Bombay.

 
Konstantin Stanislavsky writings, 1923.

Contains 220 p. typescript, Exposition of his approach to technique of creative acting. With this: copy of a letter, Nov. 17, 1960, from Alesander Koiransky to Fred Harris relating to Stanislavsky and the manuscript. Also includes 2 copies of translation.

 
Koret of California Records

The Koret of California records document the fashion history of the company, as represented in its rich collection of photographs, portfolios, and advertisements - all of which illustrate the cultural impact and longevity of the company in the fashion industry.

 
Korte beschreiving van den soekoon, of broodboom op Java : Samarang : ms., 1794 /

In manuscript, is also: two added copies of the "Korte beschreiving ... 4 p. 23 cm., and "Methode de se procurer des arbres de l'étranger", by La Billardiere, Samarang, 1794, 2 p. 23 cm.

 
Koshland, Jr. (Daniel E.) Papers

Papers of Daniel Koshland, pioneering biochemist and former faculty at the University of California, Berkeley.

 
Koshland (Marian, Elliot) Papers

The papers of Marian E. Koshland document Koshland's professional life. Papers contain correspondence and edits to published journal papers and some research, research methods and notes from lectures.

 
Kosmos Club records : additions, 1974-[on-going].

Includes minutes of meetings (1974-1995) and related material, including a paper by E. W. Strong.

 
Kosmos Club records : Berkeley, Calif., 1913-1973.

Included are minutes of meetings (1913-1973) with some gaps; programs; some correspondence of secretaries with members re participation at meetings, election to membership, etc.; Jacob N. Bowman's history of the Club; miscellaneous papers, etc.

 
Kovalenskai︠a︡, Nina. Letters written to Nina Kovalenskai︠a︡, 1948-1967.

Letters, addressed to her as Nina Grigorʹevna Pavlova, from actresses Maria Andreevna Vedrinskai︠a︡ and Ekaterina Nikolaevna Roshchina-Insarova, and biographical information about them by Nina Kovalenskai︠a︡.

 
KPFA history miscellany : photocopy typescripts, 1960-1969.

Draft history (17 pages) of the radio station, 1946-1960, "KPFA History," by Eleanor McKinney, January 1960, with annotations in an unknown hand. Also, "The Beginnings of Pacifica Foundation" (12 pages), by Gene R. Stebbins, 1969. Includes biographical information on Lewis...

 
KPFA radio demonstration fliers [graphic].

Fliers and poster promoting various Berkeley and San Francisco demonstrations protesting against the 1999 takeover of KPFA radio station by its parent organization Pacifica. Most fliers illustrated with images of activists at demonstrations.

 
KPIX-TV Kitchen recipes, 1950-1951.

Contains recipes from weekly show on San Francisco television station KPIX with Faye Stewart as director and host of show.

 
Krishnabai Nimbkar papers, [ca.1931-1945].

Correspondence, newsletters and other documents relating primarily to Indian independence movement. Include material issued by the Congress Socialist Party, Indian National Congress, and other organizations and individuals.

 
Kroeber (A. L.) Papers

Kroeber conducted field work with several Klamath River groups, including the Karok, Wiyot, and Yurok Indians; the Yokuts Indians of Central California; with Ishi, the last member of the Yahi band of the Sacramento Valley; the Mohave Indians of the...

 
Kroeber family papers, [ca. 1802-1972]

Box 1 includes family correspondence, mostly in English from the 19th and 20th Centuries. Box 2 contains primarily non-family correspondence, song lyrics, and ephemera in German (mostly from the 19th Century). Folder 1A contains one certificate and two broadsides, all...

 
Kroeber residence [graphic]

Views of the Kroeber residence at 1325 Arch Street, Berkeley, Calif.

 
Kroeber (Theodora) papers

Contains correspondence, both personal and professional, and materials related to the publication of her writings. Also includes biographical materials and a small amount of Kracaw family papers.

 
Krug family photograph album [graphic]

Mainly family portraits of the Krug family from Napa County, Calif.

 
Kurt Herbert Adler and the San Francisco Opera : oral history transcripts / 1994.

v. 1. The life and career of Kurt Herbert Adler / interviews with Kurt Herbert Adler conducted by Timothy Pfaff in 1985. -- v. 2. Artists and staff of the San Francisco Opera / interviews conducted by Caroline Crawford, Tim...

 
Kurt Herbert Adler and the San Francisco Opera [graphic] /

Photographs of conductor Kurt Herbert Adler at work with the San Francisco Opera. Adler is depicted during performances, rehearsals, and informally with various singers, musicians and others. Among the notable performers pictured are Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo, Birgit Nilsson, and...

 
Kwong Tai Wo business records, 1870-1896.

Journals, accounts receivable, ledgers, pay roll book and inventory records.

 
Ky Ebright: crew coach for the University of California and the Olympics : oral history transcript / and related material, 1967-1968.

Experiences as head crew coach University of California, Berkeley, 1924-1959; participation in Olympic games in 1928, 1932 and 1948. Photographs inserted. Included also: photocopies of articles about Ebright.