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Title
The Diamond Palace, a sketch of the place and proprietor (2 views)
Creator
Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912
Date Created and/or Issued
1880
Publication Information
San Francisco : I.W. Taber
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Restricted original.
Use of original by special permission only.
Description
Plates in: The Taber photographic album : principal business houses, residences and persons, pg. [78].
Bust-length portrait of Col. A. Andrews, owner of the Diamond Palace.
View 1 (2010-6842). Entire page -- view 2 (2010-6842a). Image.
Restricted original.
Colonel Abram Andrews was early pioneer to California, arriving first in Sacramento, moving to San Francisco in 1858. Served as officer in Mexican American war and with John A. Sutter. Built and ran a jewelry store, The Diamond Palace, in San Francisco.
Album for advertising, placed in hotels and on steamships. Photographic images on each page are surrounded by advertisements for businesses.
Also have negative: 26,638 (5x4 in.) for entire page.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; image 8 x 5 3/4 in. on page 17 1/4 x 11 1/2 in.
Identifier
(C)001475376CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Andrews, Abram,, 1823-1913--Photographs
British Americans--California--San Francisco--Photographs
Pioneers--California--San Francisco
Jewelers--California--San Francisco
Jewelry stores--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Advertisements
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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