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Raper James Waters photographs of California

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 559

Scope and Contents

Collection includes six photographs of San Francisco and Sacramento, California taken by Waters between the 1900s and the 1920s.


  • approximately 1900-1929


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 Raper James Waters 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

Raper James Waters (b. 1856) was a photographer in California and Nevada.


1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Custodial History

Photographs were previously included in the Tammen Collections and were later separated by photographer.


Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Register of Raper James Waters photographs of California
Lucas J. Chehda
2012 March 13
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.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States