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Title
Decoration Day in Golden Gate Park
Creator
Dobbin, Hamilton Henry, 1856-1930
Date Created and/or Issued
1919
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
V2p206b
In PHOTO ALBUM-VAULT: ** fc917.9461 A3, Vol. II, page 206 bottom.
This photograph is contained in one of two volumes by Dobbin titled "Album of San Francisco."
View of a woman giving a literary reading with three men behind her at a patriotic celebration. Text written under photo: "Decoration Day [known as Memorial Day since 1882] celebration in Golden Gate Park May 30, 1919. Literary Exercises held at Music Stand G.G.P. at the planting of a Memorial Arbor [the 'Heroes Grove'] in commemoration of those boys who lost their life [sic] in France."
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photoprint ; 6 3/8 x 5 5/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001382088CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-5347
Subject
Memorial rites & ceremonies--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Group portraits
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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