Dawson Lime Kiln Photograph Collection

collection

Photograph by David Dawson

Campus:
Sonoma State University
Library:
University Library, Jean & Charles Schulz Information Center
Subject(s):
Lime kilns -- California -- Photographs ; Limekilns -- California -- Photographs ; Lime industry -- California ; California -- History ; California ; Nevada ; Dawson, David
Description:
Photographs of lime kiln ruins in northern and central California, documenting a critical 19th century industry producing lime for the construction of cities in the area. The collection includes 16 photographs (16 X 20 in.) and text documents by the photographer on the history, significance, and environmental impact of the region's lime kiln industry. The photographer and donor, David Dawson, provides technical information about the photographic process used to prepare the prints.
Dates covered:
19th century
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
1 folio box
For more information:
Additional Information (SSU North Bay Digital Collections)
Additional Information (SSU Library record)
Additional Information (SSU thesis)
Citation Sample:
http://library.sonoma.edu/specialcollections/usingcollections/citationguide/
Collection policy:
Online public access; photographer controls commercial use of images