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Cross (Minerva) Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1965-223

Content Description

Collection of photographs, pamphlets, directories, postcards, Noticias, books, periodicals, catalogs, and prints.

Acquisition Type



Gift of Miss Minerva Cross

Restrictions Apply




1. Santa Barbara Coast Range by J.W. Collinge. Montecito Country Club and Mountains behind. Hand colored photograph, Backed with Board c.1930 2. 12 Pamphlets: "Indian Silverwork of the Southwest - Bridles" "Indian Silverwork of the Southwest - - Band Bracelets" "Indian Silverwork of the Southwest - Band Bracelets: filed & stamped" "Tudor Domestic Silver" "California's Mission San Antonio" "Santa Barbara Woman's Club Directories" - 7 issues from 1956 - 1964 3. 7 postcards: Front door of S.B. Public Library Potter Hotel Mission San Antonio Jolon California Mission San Antonio de Padua mission San Antonio - giant postcard Postcard of World's Smallest Post Office- Wheeler Springs, Calif. 2 copies. 4. 62 (approx) photographs of Santa Barbara (also negatives and duplicate prints of some of the photos) 5. 35 Noticias 6. The following books and magazines: University of California Radio-Television Administration Radio script, "Many Heroes" about the California Trail Decorative Arts - Official catalog, Dept. of Fine Arts, Division of Decorative Arts, Golden Gate International Exposition. 1939 Art Objects & Furnishings from the William Randolph Hearst Collection Official Guide Book, Golden Gate International Exposition on San Francisco Bay. (Map of exposition folded in book) The Romance of the University of California, 1932 The Romance of the University of California, 1928 Swedish Modern Furniture Hills of San Francisco Foreword by Herb Caen Westways, December, 1950 California Highways & Public Works, Centennial Edition, Sept. 9,1850 - Sept. 9, 1950 San Francisco, 1939 Leonardo da Vinci - Catalog A Norman Rockwell Album Photos of S.B. Earthquake, June 29, 1925 R 27 7. Currier & Ives prints from Life Magazine, December 30, 1940