Skip to main content

Image / Lillie Langtry (The Jersey Lily) plants a rosebush in front of Hotel ...

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on the Online Archive of California.

Title
Lillie Langtry (The Jersey Lily) plants a rosebush in front of Hotel Oakland on June 18, 1914 [picture]
Creator
Rogers, Edward A. "Doc," 1873-1960
Date Created and/or Issued
1914 June 18
Publication Information
Oakland Public Library
Oakland Tribune, Inc
Contributing Institution
Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room and Maps Division
Collection
Selections from the Collections of the Oakland History Room and the Maps Division of the Oakland Public Library
Rights Information
Public domain
Material is in the public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
Title from index card. From the Joseph R. Knowland collection at the Oakland History Room, Oakland Public Library. Depicts actress Lily Langtry with Bill Bercovich "who declared himself to be an official representative of the Governor of Colorado" and A. A. Dennison, [former] Secretary of the Oakland Chamber of Commerce. The actress led a procession to Hotel Oakland and is planting a rose bush on the grounds. Number in collection : 184.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt658025rp
copl_037
Knowland Neg. 184
Subject
Actresses - Travel - Pictorial works
Parades - California - Oakland - Pictorial works
Langtry, Lillie, 1852-1929 - Portraits
Bercovich, Bill - Portraits
Dennison, A. A. - Portraits
Hotel Oakland (Oakland, Calif.) - History - Pictorial works
Place
Oakland (Calif.) - History - Pictorial works.

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digitized primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: