San Luis Obispo County Historic Lithographs Collection

collection

© Cal Poly, SLO

Campus:
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Library:
Robert E. Kennedy Library
Subject(s):
San Luis Obispo County (Calif.) -- History ; San Luis Obispo County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works ; Ranches--San Luis Obispo County (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Description:
48 pages of hand-tinted lithographs, approximately 11 ¾ x 8 ½ inches, depicting 61 different images of residences, ranches, hotels, commercial and civic buildings throughout San Luis Obispo County in 1883. These images were used as illustrations for the book entitled History of San Luis Obispo County, California, with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers produced in that year by publishers Thompson and West of Oakland, California. Artist is unknown.
Dates covered:
1883
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
1 box
For more information:
Additional Information
Citation Sample:
[Identification of Item]. San Luis Obispo County Historic Lithographs Collection, Special Collections, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Cal.
Collection policy:
Collection is open to qualified researchers by appointment only. Collection stored remotely. Advance notice for use required.