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Adam Clark Vroman photographic postcards of California missions and Camulos Ranch

Creator:
Vroman, A. C. (Adam Clark), 1856-1916  Search this
Names:
Mission La Purísima Concepción (Calif.)  Search this
Mission San Antonio de Pala  Search this
Mission San Gabriel Arcangel (San Gabriel, Calif.)  Search this
Mission San Juan Capistrano  Search this
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)  Search this
Mission San Miguel Arcangel (San Miguel, Calif.)  Search this
Nuestra Señora de la Soledad (Mission : Calif.)  Search this
San Antonio de Pádua (Mission)  Search this
San Buenaventura Mission  Search this
San Carlos Borromeo Basilica (Carmel, Calif.)  Search this
San Francisco de Asís Mission (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
San Juan Bautista (Mission : San Juan Bautista, Calif.)  Search this
San Luis Rey Mission (Calif.)  Search this
Santa Barbara Mission  Search this
Santa Clara Mission  Search this
Santa Inés Mission (Solvang, Calif.)  Search this
Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885. Ramona  Search this
Extent:
48 Postcards (collotype)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Postcards
Photographs
Place:
Camulos (Calif.)
Date:
circa 1900
Scope and Contents note:
Photographic postcards made by Adam Clark Vroman of California Missions and Camulos Ranch, part of "Vroman's Series of Postcards." The depicted mission include San Juan Bautista, Santa Clara, San Luis Rey de Francia, San Juan Capistrano, San Gabriel Arcangel, San Antonio de Pala, San Diego de Alcala, San Buenaventura, Santa Barbara, Santa Ynez, La Purisima Conception, San Luis Obispo de Toloso, San Miguel, San Antonio de Padua, Our Lady of Solitude, Soledad, San Fernando Rey, San Francisco de Asis, Carmel (Monterey), and San Francisco Solano. The photographs of Camulos Ranch relate to Helen Hunt Jackson's book Ramona and have the subtitle "Ramona Haunts" with a notation of related book pages.
Biographical/Historical note:
Adam Clark Vroman (1856-1916) was a bookstore owner and photographer of Southwest Indians and culture. He and his wife moved to Pasadena, California, in 1892, where he took up photography, mostly documenting pueblos in New Mexico. After his wife's death in 1894, Vroman opened a bookstore in Pasadena, though he continued to make photography excursions to southern California, Arizona, and New Mexico. He also made photographs for the Bureau of American Ethnology during two expeditions in 1897 and 1899. Vroman's photographs illustrated the 1913 edition of Helen Hunt Jackson's novel Ramona.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 89-58
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photographs by Vroman can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 14, Photo Lot 92-3, the records of the Department of Anthropology, and the BAE historical negatives.
Correspondence from Vroman can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in the Otis Tufton Mason papers.
The Smithsonian American Art Musem, University of California-Riverside's Museum of Photography, Massachusetts Historical Society, and the Center for Creative Photography at the University of Arizona Libraries hold Vroman photographs.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
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Topic:
Missions -- California  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 89-58, Adam Clark Vroman photographic postcards of California missions and Camulos Ranch, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-58
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-89-58

John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash (part 1), 1912-1961

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Laird, Carobeth 1895-1983  Search this
Subject:
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)  Search this
San Buenaventura Mission  Search this
Santa Inés Mission (Solvang, Calif.)  Search this
Santa Barbara Mission  Search this
Physical description:
169 boxes
Culture:
Chumash Indians  Search this
Indians of North America California  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Dictionaries
Narratives
Manuscripts
Place:
California
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Ventura County (Calif.)
San Nicolas Island (Calif.)
Date:
1912
1912-1961
Topic:
Chumash language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Grammar, Comparative and general  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnobotany  Search this
Languages  Search this
History  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington papers: Southern California/Basin, 1907-1961
John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363789

John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash (part 2), 1912-1961

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Laird, Carobeth 1895-1983  Search this
Subject:
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)  Search this
San Buenaventura Mission  Search this
Santa Inés Mission (Solvang, Calif.)  Search this
Santa Barbara Mission  Search this
Physical description:
169 boxes
Culture:
Chumash Indians  Search this
Indians of North America California  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Dictionaries
Narratives
Manuscripts
Place:
California
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Ventura County (Calif.)
San Nicolas Island (Calif.)
Date:
1912
1912-1961
Topic:
Chumash language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnobotany  Search this
Languages  Search this
History  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington papers: Southern California/Basin, 1907-1961
John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363792

John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash (part 3), 1912-1961

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Laird, Carobeth 1895-1983  Search this
Subject:
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)  Search this
San Buenaventura Mission  Search this
Santa Inés Mission (Solvang, Calif.)  Search this
Santa Barbara Mission  Search this
Physical description:
169 boxes
Culture:
Chumash Indians  Search this
Indians of North America California  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Dictionaries
Narratives
Manuscripts
Place:
California
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Ventura County (Calif.)
San Nicolas Island (Calif.)
Date:
1912
1912-1961
Topic:
Chumash language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnobotany  Search this
Languages  Search this
History  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington papers: Southern California/Basin, 1907-1961
John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363793

John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash (part 4), 1912-1961

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Laird, Carobeth 1895-1983  Search this
Subject:
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)  Search this
San Buenaventura Mission  Search this
Santa Inés Mission (Solvang, Calif.)  Search this
Santa Barbara Mission  Search this
Physical description:
169 boxes
Culture:
Chumash Indians  Search this
Indians of North America California  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Dictionaries
Narratives
Manuscripts
Place:
California
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Ventura County (Calif.)
San Nicolas Island (Calif.)
Date:
1912
1912-1961
Topic:
Chumash language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnobotany  Search this
Languages  Search this
History  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington papers: Southern California/Basin, 1907-1961
John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363794

John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash (part 5), 1912-1961

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Laird, Carobeth 1895-1983  Search this
Subject:
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)  Search this
San Buenaventura Mission  Search this
Santa Inés Mission (Solvang, Calif.)  Search this
Santa Barbara Mission  Search this
Physical description:
169 boxes
Culture:
Chumash Indians  Search this
Indians of North America California  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Dictionaries
Narratives
Manuscripts
Place:
California
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Ventura County (Calif.)
San Nicolas Island (Calif.)
Date:
1912
1912-1961
Topic:
Chumash language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnobotany  Search this
Languages  Search this
History  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington papers: Southern California/Basin, 1907-1961
John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363796

John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash (part 6), 1912-1961

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Laird, Carobeth 1895-1983  Search this
Subject:
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)  Search this
San Buenaventura Mission  Search this
Santa Inés Mission (Solvang, Calif.)  Search this
Santa Barbara Mission  Search this
Physical description:
169 boxes
Culture:
Chumash Indians  Search this
Indians of North America California  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Dictionaries
Narratives
Manuscripts
Place:
California
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Ventura County (Calif.)
San Nicolas Island (Calif.)
Date:
1912
1912-1961
Topic:
Chumash language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnobotany  Search this
Languages  Search this
History  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington papers: Southern California/Basin, 1907-1961
John Peabody Harrington papers: Chumash
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363797

Mission San Luis Obispo in the Valley of the bears / by Zephyrin Engelhardt

Author:
Engelhardt, Zephyrin 1851-1934  Search this
Subject:
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
x, [1], 213, [6] pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1933
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1081901

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