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Photographs

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 87 Collections and/or Records:

John and Jane Adams Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0455
Scope and Contents The John and Jane Adams Photograph Collection documents the history of photography, including various photographic processes and formats, such as albumen prints, cyanotypes, platinotypes, ambrotypes, gelatin silver prints, glass negatives, carte de visites, tin types, cabinet cards, and more.  In addition, the collection also illustrates the evolution of photographic subject matter and studio advertising.  Highlights include early daguerreotypes, an...
Dates: 1840-1946; Majority of material found in 1890-1920

Clark and Nellie Alberti Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0059
Scope and Contents

The collection includes papers, music programs, and clippings.

Dates: 1893-1931

Alpha Pi Boulé Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0397
Scope and Contents The Alpha Pi Boulé Records document the history and activities of Alpha Pi Boulé, chapter 39 of the Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity. Filed alphabetically in a single series, it documents the chapter's foundation, its social action programs, partnerships with community schools, as well as Alpha Pi Boulé's relationships with other community organizations including the San Diego DX International Association / DX San Diego Club and the San Diego Amateur Radio...
Dates: 1965-2003

Georgia C. Amsden Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0358
Scope and Contents The collection primarily documents Amsden's work with the American Red Cross and the Federal Department of Vocational Education in France between 1918 and 1919, as well as her later work at the San Diego State College of Business teaching stenography and shorthand.  The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, resumes, work reports, speeches, photographs, a scrapbook, and various artifacts including patches, pins, buttons and a bracelet, and souvenir and guide books. ...
Dates: 1917-1974

Association of Chicana Activists (AChA) Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0460
Scope and Contents The Association of Chicana Activists (AChA) Records document the history of AChA at SDSU. Highlights include a copy of the 1993 newsletter for the organization's first annual high school conference, as well as original transparencies and positives of AChA's logo. In particular, the records highlight the group's formation, high school conferences and other events and activities. The collection is filed chronologically with the majority of the materials dating...
Dates: 1993-2011

Audubon Society, San Diego Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0385
Scope and Contents

The Audubon Society, San Diego Chapter Records document the organization's organizations activities from the early 1950s through the 1980. The collection is comprised of a variety of records, including minutes, agendas, financial records, correspondence, committee files, files on the Chapter’s Silverwood Wildlife Sanctuary in Lakeside, CA, membership files, general office files, and the Chapter’s “Sketches” newsletters.

Dates: 1919-2004; Majority of material found within 1950-1990

Ralph Berman and Roberta Wagner Berman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0427
Scope and Contents The contents of the collection consist of  newsletters, photographs, scrapbooks, and membership rosters related to the B'nai B'rith Lasker-Breitbard Lodge. Photographs of  various medals, pins, a gavel, and a presentation Bible given by Solomon Rosenberg are present, and are also available in digital format. There is one book, 90 Weinberger Years.The materials in this collection were donated to the Jewish Historical Society of San Diego in 2001 by...
Dates: 1958-1987

H. A. Betaque Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0475
Scope and Contents The H.A. Betaque Papers document Betaque's career as a resident representative for the United State Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation between 1918 and 1922, with particular emphasis the construction of the SS San Pasqual and the SS Cuyamaca in San Diego, California. Highlights include panoramic photographs of the San Diego Harbor and ship yard, as well as construction photographs of...
Dates: 1918-1922; Majority of material found in 1918-1920

Samuel Thorburn Black Memorial Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0324
Scope and Contents

The Samuel Thorburn Black Memorial Collection documents both Black and his presidency, and includes correspondence, financial records, annual reports, Pauline Black's diaries, and a scrapbook of the trip Mr. Black and his daughter took around the world.

Dates: 1877-1922

Robert M. Briggs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0453
Scope and Contents The Robert M. Briggs Papers (1943-2004) document Brigg's military duty during the Second World War and his paintings and personal writings. Highlights include Briggs' scrapbook of photographs, newspaper clippings, sketches, and watercolors of fellow servicemen, local Okinawans, landscapes, and battleships during World War II.  Briggs drew many of the sketches rapidly while under enemy fire and painted them in later.  Filed alphabetically, the collection...
Dates: 1943-2004; Majority of material found in 1943-1945