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Title
Mass meeting on Geary Street (3 views)
Creator
Dobbin, Hamilton Henry, 1856-1930
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1910]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
View 1 (v2p61a) -- view 2 (v2p61b) -- view 3 (v2p61c)
In PHOTO ALBUM-VAULT: ** fc917.9461 A3, Vol. II, page 61 top left, top right, and center left.
This photograph is contained in one of two volumes by Dobbin titled "Album of San Francisco."
Three views of a mass meeting on Geary Street advocating the taking over of Geary Street Railroad for a municipal line. Top left shows crowd in front of Wing Lee Laundry building, some men on the roof to the right; top right and center left shows Mayor McCarthy speaking to a crowd. Text written under photos on page 61 top left and top right: "Mass Meeting on Geary St. advocating the taking over of Geary Street Railroad for a Municipal Line." Also written under page 61 top right: "P.H. McCarthy Mayor speaking." Written under page 61 center left: "Geary St Mass Meeting advocating Municipal ownership."
Photo on page 61 top left is looking north across Geary towards the Wing Lee Laundry. A crowd is gathered and a small stage has been set up. Cemeteries can be seen behind the buildings and a tower is visible in the distance to the left. The photos at top right and center left are of the same location but looking west on Geary. Mayor McCarthy has taken the stage and is speaking.
Also have negative no. (4x5 in.): no. 5402 for v2p61b; no. 29,663 for v2p61a; and, 29,664 for v2p61c.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
3 photoprints; 3 1/2 x 4 5/8 in. or smaller.
Identifier
(C)001381473CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-4732
Subject
Crowds--California--San Francisco
Politicians--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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