California Centennials Commission Records
Photographs. 1948–1950. 298 items.
Arranged numerically. Format included is: photographic prints.
Photographs document events developed by the Commission to commemorate California's centennial including parades, stage productions with historical themes, placement of historic markers and monuments, California history exhibits (such as the Historical Caravan, a traveling exhibit) and historic preservation projects (the Fallon House Theater in Columbia). Then Governor Earl Warren is depicted (VB3:P37(2)) as is Richard Nixon campaigning for the U.S. Senate (VB3:P37(290)).
See the California Centennials Commission finding aid at the California State Archives for more information.