Photograph Collections



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F3735:872–1910
Department of Natural Resources Records
Fish and Game. Information Office.
Photographs. c.1910–1969. 1,198 items.

Arranged numerically. Prints and negatives stored separately. Formats included are: gelatin dry plate negatives, negatives, and photographic prints.

Principal subjects include: portraits of Fish and Game Commissioners and photos depicting their activities; fish hatcheries; fish screens; fish ladders; fish planting operations; fish and game law enforcement; a variety of fish and game species; scenic photographs of rivers, lakes, etc… some unidentified; state game farms, 1930's (F3735:1836–1892); group portraits of department personnel, c. 1926–1938, 1955, 1960 and 1969 (F3735:1901–1910). Many of these photographs were used in Fish and Game publications and were captioned. A caption list is available in folder 1, box 1.

See Department of Natural Resources finding aid at the California State Archives for more information.


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F3735:2328–2371, 2372–2377
Department of Natural Resources Records
Mines and Geology
Photographs. c.1870–1952. 50 items.

Arranged numerically. Format included is: oversized photographic prints.

Images include portraits of State Mining Bureau Board of Trustees and staff mineralogists, State Mining Bureau exhibits, oil derricks and refineries, placer and gypsum mining operations, dredges, the tunneling related construction of Boulder Dam, and Boorman's Dam at Weaver Lake (Nevada County), c.1880.

See Department of Natural Resources finding aid at the California State Archives for more detailed information.


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F3735:2098–2137
Department of Natural Resources Records
Mines and Geology
Photographs. 1895–c.1910. 54 items.

Arranged numerically. Formats included are: gelatin dry plate negatives and photographic prints.

Contains images of masonry companies in Los Angeles, oil refineries in Alameda and Kern Counties, mining operations in Sutter and Santa Cruz Counties and the Ferry Building in San Francisco.

See Department of Natural Resources finding aid at the California State Archives for more information.


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F3735:2138–2313
Department of Natural Resources Records
Mines and Geology
Photographs. c.1875–1915. 30 items.

Arranged numerically. Formats included are: photograph albums, negatives, and photographic prints.

Contains photographs of mining operations and geologic formations. Geographic areas included are Santa Cruz, San Luis Obispo, Nevada City, El Dorado County and Placer County.

See Department of Natural Resources finding aid at the California Satte Archives for more detail.


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F3735:1949–2089
Department of Natural Resources Records
Mines and Geology
Dredge photographs. 1903–1912. 141 items.

Arranged numerically. Formats included are: photographic prints and cyanotypes.

Contains images of dredges, dredging operations, placer mining and related equipment. Geographic areas include: Shasta, Siskiyou, Tuolumne and Merced Counties.

See Department of Natural Resources finding aid at the California State Archives for listing of dredge names.


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F3735:1901–1948, 2314–2327c
Department of Natural Resources Records
Mines and Geology
Watts photographs. 1895–1898. 62 items.

Arranged by size. Formats included are: photographic prints and oversized photographic prints.

Field photography by W.L. Watts, Assistant in the Field for the State Mining Bureau. Subjects include: geologic formations, oil yielding geologic formations, oil well operations, gypsum mines, asphalt mines, and other mining operations. Geographic areas included are: Fresno, Kern, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties.

See Department of Natural Resources finding aid at the California State Archives for more information.


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