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Title
M.H. De Young presenting medals to Boy Scouts.
Creator
Dobbin, Hamilton Henry, 1856-1930
Date Created and/or Issued
1917
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
V2p19c
In PHOTO ALBUM-VAULT: ** fc917.9461 A3, Vol. II, page 19 center
This photograph is contained in one of two volumes by Dobbin titled "Album of San Francisco."
Text written under photo: "M H de Young presenting medals to Boy Scouts 1917." The ceremony is taking place on the stage of the Exposition Auditorium, whose balcony is draped with patriotic bunting. Chronicle publisher Michael H. De Young is pinning a medal on a scout whose number is 53; other scouts wait their turn. A man dressed as Uncle Sam is standing on the other side of a table from De Young.
Also have negative no. (4x5 in.): 29,606.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photoprint ; 4 5/8 x 6 5/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001381347CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-4606
Subject
De Young, M. H.. (Michael Harry),, 1849-1925
Events--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Group portraits
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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