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Title
[Parnassus Heights] (4 views)
Contributor
Baldwin, A. S
Date Created and/or Issued
1910
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Plates in: Estate of Adolph Sutro, deceased / appraised by A. S. Baldwin, March-April-May, 1910, plates 48-51.
Shows streets, automobiles, houses, college.
View 1 (2013-1354SUT). No. 48. Block 745 and 745 1/2. Standing on ground in front of Affiliated Colleges, looking north and east down Parnassus Avenue, showing entire frontage of Block 745 -- view 2 (2013-1355SUT). No. 49. Block 745 and 745 1/2. Standing on the westerly line of First Avenue, opposite Carl Street, looking south and east at lower end of Block 745, showing Carl Street and part of First Avenue -- view 3 (2013-1356SUT). No. 50. Block 745 aND 745 1/2. Standing on the northerly side of Carl Street, midway between Willard and First Avenue, looking south across Carl Street at High Bluff, part of Block 745 -- view 4 (2013-1357SUT). No. 51. Parnassus Heights (Block 745 1/2). Standing on knoll in Block 745 ot the north of Parnassus Avenue, looking southwesterly across Parnassus Avenue towards the Sutro Forest and Affiliated Colleges. Level land represents Block 745 1/2.
The Affiliated Colleges (Toland Medical College, California College of Pharmacy and University of California) consolidated their various campuses on land in Parnassus Heights donated by Sutro. Eventually became the University of California Medical Center in San Francisco.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
4 photographic prints ; 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.
Identifier
(C)001497886CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Sutro, Adolph,, 1830-1898.--Homes and haunts--Photographs
Houses--California--San Francisco
Streets--California--San Francisco
Real estate development--California--San Francisco
Land subdivision--California--San Francisco
Universities & colleges--California--San Francisco
Automobiles--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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