Fonds - San Francisco Bay map collection

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San Francisco Bay map collection

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  • Variations in title: Previously known as the Neal Harlow Collection.

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  • [1949?] (Collection)
    Harlow, Neal

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Physical description

86 maps : lith. and photocopy ; various scales ; 73 x 123 cm and smaller.

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Collection consists of maps (in the form of photocopies, sketches, and photographs) used by Neal Harlow while writing his book "The Maps of San Francisco Bay".

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Neal Harlow brought these materials with him to UBC from California when he took his position as University Librarian. He donated the collection to UBC when he left in 1961.


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Online Finding Aid
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Original maps date from 1771 to 1941.

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BCAUL control number: UBCARCH-990

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