B. F. Conaway photographs of California
Scope and Contents
Collection includes nine gelatin silver and two platinum photographs of locations throughout California taken by B.F. Conaway. Images include Redondo Beach, Sacramento Town Hall, Del Monte resort in Monterey, San Jose City Hall, Lake Tahoe, Cucamonga, San Francisco, and Sacramento. Materials dated between the 1880s and the 1910s.
- approximately 1880-1919
- Conaway, B. F. (Benjamin F.), 1848- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from B.F. Conaway photographs of California must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
B. F. Conaway (b. 1848) was a photographer in California in the 1880s and 1890s. He was a partner in Conway & Clark in San Bernardino, California.
1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.
Materials were separated from MSS P 167, H.H. Tammen Company photographs and postcards.
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Note on old folder: transferred from the H.H. Tammen Curio Co. Collection MSS P-167.
Processed; Jamie Wiser; June 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused photographs to plastic sleeves for preservation.
- Register of B.F. Conaway photographs of California
- Under Revision
- Lucas J. Chehda
- 2012 March 01
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States