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Title
1952 Flooded grounds at Agnews State Hospital
Contributor
Arbuckle, Clyde, 1903-1998 (collector)
Date Created and/or Issued
1952-01-12
Contributing Institution
San José Public Library. California Room
Collection
Historic Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Rear view of Building 120, an employee residence on the grounds of Agnews State Hospital, during the flood of January 1952. At this time, it was the fire marshall's residence, though many other Agnews employees lived there (and other homes surrounding it), including physicians, maintenance crew and members of the campus police.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg2000
Scanned with Epson Perfection V350 Photo Scanner as a 600 dpi TIFF image in 16-bit Grayscale. Compressed into 8-bit, JPEG format and Auto Level image adjustment applied using Photoshop CS2.
Extent
8 x 10 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/arbuckle/id/522
Language
English
Subject
Buildings
Disasters
Floods
Hospitals
Houses
Agnews State Hospital (San Jose, Calif.)
Place
Santa Clara County
California
Source
Clyde Arbuckle Photograph Collection

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