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Finding aid for the Imperial Valley photograph album

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2013

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Title
Imperial Valley photograph album
Collection no.
7012
Date
circa 1904
Extent
1.0 Linear feet, 1 box; 1 photograph album with 105 photographs
Language
English
Photographs [Box]
1
Abstract
"Photographs of the Imperial Valley, San Diego County, California" consists of 105 photographs depicting the Imperial Valley and its farmlands and towns, circa 1904. The album was a gift from the Emerson Realty Company of Los Angeles to G.A. Parkyns, Freight and Pass Agent of the Southern Pacific Railroad.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Imperial Valley photograph album, Collection no. 7012, Regional History Collections, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Scope and Content

"Photographs of the Imperial Valley, San Diego County, California" consists of 105 photographs depicting the Imperial Valley and its farmlands and towns, circa 1904. The album was a gift from the Emerson Realty Company of Los Angeles to G.A. Parkyns, Freight and Pass Agent of the Southern Pacific Railroad.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2013
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Photograph albums

Geographic Name(s)

  • Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Photographs
  • Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Social life and customs--Photographs

Subject(s)

  • Agriculture--Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Photographs
  • Cities and towns--Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Photographs
  • Economic development--Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Photographs
  • Irrigation--Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)----Photographs
  • Railroads--Buildings and structures--Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Photographs
  • Railroads--Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Photographs
  • Ranches--Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Photographs
  • Water-supply--Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)--Photographs

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