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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Description : Excerpt of an article from "Trails" by the California Alpine Club about Mt. Tamalpais & Muir Woods Railway, 1921. Attached photograph of a view of San Francisco Bay from the summit of Mt. Tamalpais, with the Double Bow-Knot in the foreground. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (10.5 x 7.6875 in.) Call Number : 2016.012.029 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, californialightandsound, Mt. Tamalpais & Muir Woods Railway, Railroads
Description : Teacher and students posed outside of Homestead School. George Stutzman is in the front row left. "-7914-" appears in the lower right corner. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (8.875 x 6.4375 in.) Call Number : 2016.004.006 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, californialightandsound, Homestead School, Schools, Students, Teachers
Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Royer, Lloyd
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Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
California State Library
by Betzsoldt Studio, Aaheim, Califoria
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First Communion portrait, showing Flavia Gonzales and Graviela Gonzales, Anaheim, California, ca. 1921 Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Anaheim, First...
Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
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Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Description : Mill Valley's Old Mill School opened in November 1921. The school was constructed on the 2.5-acre Sulphur Spring block, bounded by Throckmorton, Elma, Lovell and Old Mill. Title transcribed from front of postcard, which reads: "Old Mill School, Mill Valley, Calif." Source : 1 Page of 1: Postcard (5.5 x 3.5 in.) Call Number : 2016.094.012 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, californialightandsound, Elementary schools, Old Mill School, Schools
California State Library
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Alphonse and Marie Elsen at house on Carmelito circle, Monterey, CA, ca. 1921. Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Monterey
Middlebury College Archival Images
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Cross-country skiing competitors Likely an early Mountain Club sponsored competition, pre-cursor to Winter Carnival This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Cross Country Skiing, Skiing, Mountain Club
Source: a28pf.xcountryskiing.1921.02
Middlebury College Archival Images
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Cross-country skiing competitors Likely an early Mountain Club sponsored competition, pre-cursor to Winter Carnival This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Cross Country Skiing, Skiing, Mountain Club
Source: a28pf.xcountryskiing.1921.01
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Railroad station in Burlington, Vermont This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Burlington (Vt.), Postcards
Middlebury College Archival Images
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Cross-country skiing competitors Likely an early Mountain Club sponsored competition, pre-cursor to Winter Carnival This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Cross Country Skiing, Skiing, Mountain Club
Source: a28pf.xcountryskiing.1921.03
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Mailed to Mr. & Mrs. L.P. Hildrests, South Newbury, Vermont. Derby Line Hotel, with automobiles parked in front on dirt road, Derby Line, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Hotels, Derby Line (Vt.), Postcards
Description : William H. Wetterau, son of John Henry Wetterau, as a child in Spokane, Washington. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (2.75 x 4.5 in.) Call Number : 2016.004.141 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, californialightandsound, Portraits
Central City Public Library Yearbooks
by Central City High School (Central City, NE)
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Central City High School (Central City, NE) yearbook, 1921.
Topics: Bison, Old Rose and Green, 1921 Yearbooks, Central City, Nebraska, Central City Public Library,...
George Washington University Libraries
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Text on photograph: "Peace Cross Washington Cathedral" Formerly photograph #PB-92
Topics: RG0031, University Historical Materials collection
Description : The one-and-only Ryan M-3C, built for Wilson Aero to Howard Hughes' purchase order (a H.R.H. pilot had wrecked one of the Wilson planes performing a buzz job). The M-3C was actually a standard M-2 mail plane fuselage wedded to a duplicate of Lindbergh's 4 ft wing. It served as a studio hack as "The Spirit of Universal Studios". On this occasion it had been sent to fetch Mary Philbin for the grand opening of Grand Central. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Mountain View Public Library
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Description : A. L. Palmer. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (9 x 6 cm.) Call Number : PHA P56 2 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Middlebury College Archival Images
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Middlebury students unloading supplies from trucks in preparation for an outing at the Bread Loaf campus. This is a scanned version of the original image in Special Collections and Archives at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt.
Topics: Bread Loaf (Ripton, Vt.), Student life, Outings
Source: s6pf.blouting.1921.01
Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
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Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Fresno County Public Library
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Series Title : Shades of Fresno Collection Description : Formal Family Photo- Sengoro and Chiso Tagamis family. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph(5.5 x 7 cm.) Call Number : 98-05-044 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Description : Man identified as [James W.] Lytle stands at a long table covered in fossil bones in a room lined with boxes of bones. A caption from Chester Stock's Rancho La Brea book reads, "Assistant vertebrate paleontologist J.W. Lytle in the "bone room" in the basement of the Natural History Museum Los Angeles County sorting material recovered from the 1913-1915 excavation" (reverse of title page). Series Title : Rancho La Brea Glass Plate Negatives Rights : Public...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph
Vermont Railroads Collection
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Railroad station in Burlington, Vermont
Topics: Railroad stations, Vermont, Burlington
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Series Title : Shades of Fresno Collection Description : l-r: Norman A. Webster, Morris S. Webster, holding grapes in their vineyard. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph(5.5 x 7 cm.) Call Number : 98-04-003 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Harrison Memorial Library
by Forest Theater Society
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Call Number : H47phB3F10ano.1
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph (5 x 7 in.)
Fresno County Public Library
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Series Title : Shades of Fresno Collection  Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph(5.5 x 7 cm.) Call Number : 98-08-022 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
National City Public Library
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Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph (6.25 in. x 5 in.) Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Description : Mountain View Grammar School, 5th grade. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (18 x 22 cm.) Call Number : PHA S35 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Fresno County Public Library
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Series Title : Shades of Fresno Collection Description : Webster Ranch vineyard, irrigation ditch with happy dog, view from the north. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph(5.5 x 7 cm.) Call Number : 98-04-006 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Mountain View Public Library
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Description : 4th grade, Mr. Slater, Principal. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (18 x 22 cm.) Call Number : PHA S35 1 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
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Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Mountain View Public Library
by Tait Photo
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Description : Mountain View Union High School play, "The Arrival of Kitty," a 3-act comedy presented by the Dramatics Club as its first production, December 10, 1921. L to R: Olive Garliepp, Claro Bacungan, Albert Armanini, Esther Paullus, Richard Close, Marion Snell, Ernest Jefferson, Helen carey, Mason Butz. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (16 x 21 cm.) Call Number : PHA S48 2 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Description : 4rd grade, Mrs. Davey. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (18 x 22 cm.) Call Number : PHA S33 1 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
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Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Watsonville Public Library
by Oliveira, Mardell
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Description : Derrel Lake and friends at a gun club in Turlock, CA. Series Title : Shades of Watsonville Call Number : SWAT-001-338
Topics: californiarevealed, Watsonville (Calif.)--History, Watsonville (Calif.)--Pictorial works
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photographic Negative (2 1/2 x 3 in.)
Series Title : Shades of Fresno Collection Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph(5.5 x 7 cm.) Call Number : 98-04-005 Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Harrison Memorial Library
by Forest Theater Society; Josselyn, Lewis
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Call Number : H47phB3F11no.2
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph (5 x 7 in.)
Harrison Memorial Library
by Forest Theater Society; Josselyn, Lewis
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Call Number : H47phB7F5no.1
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph (7 x 5 in.)
Harrison Memorial Library
by Forest Theater Society; Josselyn, Lewis
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Call Number : H47phB3F11no.8
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph (7 x 5 in.)
Harrison Memorial Library
by Forest Theater Society; Josselyn, Lewis
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Call Number : H47phB3F11no.7
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph (5 x 7 in.)
Harrison Memorial Library
by Forest Theater Society; Josselyn, Lewis
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Call Number : H47phB7F5no.2
Topics: californiarevealed, Cooke, Katharine
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph (8 x 10 in.)
Harrison Memorial Library
by Forest Theater Society; Josselyn, Lewis
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Call Number : H47phB3F11no.5
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph (7 x 5 in.)