architecture

03/05/87

Handwritten on back of photo, "Mayor Lionel Wilson at mike, model showing where Federal office building would go." Photo shows Wilson speaking into a microphone. In front of him is an architects...

c.1875
n.d.

ARTIST BIRTH: 1868 ARTIST DEATH: 1946

Untitled
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster with large color photograph of the Havana Cathedral in Cuba. Image shows an ornate stone church with a bell tower to the right, blue skies. Below image on black background is text in blue...

untitled (men gathered around a machine with illustrations lining the poster border)
1969

Poster has a beige printed background. Around the border are black and white illustrations with black Russian captions below showing scenes from Leningrad. At the top is a large black and white...

Lectures
2003

Poster shows a photograph at the bottom left of an outdoor scene with trees, flowers, and stepping stones. The white "sky" of the image extends to the top of the poster. The right side of the...

Native American architecture
1979

Poster has white text and image on a black background. Title at top left reads"Native American architecture" followed by the date, location, and time and "structure and symbolism" in large...

Earthday (event)
1988

Poster has a thin striped background with a cricle in the middle that has image of earth layers. Poster reads, "Earthday/ the Arcologies of Paolo Soleri/ Earthday Celebration at the University of...

Ecological Design: The Unstoppable Wave
2003

Poster is white with red text. In the center is a red seashell. Poster reads, "The San Francisco Institute of Architecture/ Ecological Design: The Unstoppable Wave/ See "Eco Wave" at...

Our Barrios Past, Present, and Future
1982

Poster has an overall brown ink background with white graphics and text. "OUR BARRIOS / past, present, and future" is printed at top above a large graphic that shows different architectural...

Que Es Diseno?
c. 1990

Poster has a dark brown background with tan text and graphics. In the center is an architectural drawing of the facade of a two story building. Poster reads at the top, "Que es Diseno?" Along the...

Celebrate Italian Culture & Heritage
Late 20th - Early 21st Century

Poster is laminated. Poster has three rectangles at the top depicting Christopher Columbus, a female profile, and a section of architecture. Below is the title "Celebrate Italian Culture &...

Afri-Culturalism, Architecture & Design
1993-1994

Poster printed with black ink on light brown paper. A geometric patterned textile border frames the page. Text at top reads, "Afri-Culturalism /Architecture & Design." A circle with "JTA"...

View of the West Side of Montgomery Street, From Washington to Pacific
circa 1855

From Fardon's "San Francisco Album," published 1856, an extremely important work which was the first book of photographs published of any American city. Fardon was an early...

n.d.
1886

NOTES: Jones, Harvey L. Mathews. TOM, 1980, p. 1.

02/07/66

Clipping on the back, "PRIZE WINNER-- The new International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union Local 6 headquarters at 99 Hegenberger Road, in the Port of Oakland Industrial Park, has won an...

c. 1915-25

Unused postcard of the Bernheimer Home. The home, which appears to have been built to somewhat resemble a Japanese pavilion, looks out over Hollywood. The garage and front gate are also done in...

c.1910-1920

Unused postcard of the Bernheimer Home. The house is designed to somewhat resemble a Japanese pavilion. Perched on a hill, it faces outward overlooking Hollywood. Forests surround the house on...

c. 1915-25

Unused postcard of the Bernheimer Home in Hollywood. The residence is built in a Japanese style and somewhat resembles a pavilion. It sits on top of a hill, surrounded by gardens, with a long...

1939

Juice glass, clear, printed in orange color: "portals to the Pacific, Golden Gate Exposition, 1939," with idiosyncratic elephant style architcture from the fair also pictured.

1910

This journal, "Organized Labor: Official Organ of the State and Local Building Trades Council of California" "Reconstruction Edition" has 80 pages and a pink paper cover. Well illustrated with...

c.1939

This is a booklet in magazine format produced by the Metropolitan Oakland Area Committee, William P. St. Sure, Chairman in 1939. It is a promotional piece for Oakland and the East Bay, primarily...

c. 1925

This unused postcard has a photographic image, printed in sepia tone, of the Hall of Records (evidently dating 1824) in Monterey, California.

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