equipment

1915-1925
Singer machine for making tailor buttonholes. 
 
History: This machine was used in one of the two businesses owned by the donors' late husband (Joe Lum...
Circa 1982

Poster has black ink printed on white paper. At the top is "Processed World" with a San Francisco address, phone number and fax number. At the left is a 3x3 comic strip titled "...

Untitled
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster printed on white paper. At the top is "For Sale: / 34,000 Sq. Feet Of Stereo" in green followed by three columns of black text describing a sereo equipment sale. At the center is a stylized...

1980

Poster has a central black and white photograph of a figure in safety gear turning a wheel to pour sparking liquid out of a large metal bucket. Photo is set on a white background. Centered...

Stress at Work
1983

Poster has white text and pink and black images on a red background. White text at the top reads "Stress at work...Your Invisible Enemey. If you face stress at work, This is the time to talk about...

1912

Engine No. 1. 18th St., east of San Pablo, 1912, Temporary quarters (1911-14). Photograph. Description: Photograph, Oakland Fire Dept. with motorized equipment. Wilbur Harlow passenger in motor...

c.1965

The interior of a commercial building or factory showing a long panel of fuses (circuit breakers?) running horizontally from from both edges. An electric motor is at lower left; it is attached to...

c.1965

The interior of a commercial building showing a steel half-stairway with electrical junction boxes and an electric motor beneath the stairway. An electric motor is on the floor at right lower,...

1950-1975

Two boys are climbing on exotic, sculptured, free form, open-work metal, children's climbing apparatus in Eastshore Park. Per the notation on the back of thephoto, the boys are Stephen Hick and...

9-Jun-46

The Tribune photo, dated July 1, 1937, has the following caption on the back: "Members of the Senior Scout Air Squadron No. 2 demonstrate radio equipment and a borrowed Navy Hellcat at the...

19-Jul-30

From back of photo: "Rescue squad at Mitchell ravine shaft" Jul 19, 1930

Candid (before formal?) photo of rescue squad. Nine men, five squatting and four standing behind them. Eight...

29-Aug-32

From back of photo: "Hetch Hetchy cave-in. Aug 29, 1932

Construction yard. At the left side is a tall open structure made of wood. It has four vertical support beams and appears to...

26-Oct-34

Front of photo: "3913 H.H. Ag. Mitchell Shat "Tunnel Crew" 1-4-34"

Group photo of approximately 45 men in work clothes and wearing hard hats. Most hard hats have lights on them. Forty...

8-Feb-72

Photo depicts: Close up shot of a grimacing man sitting on the ground surrounded by recording equipment. According to the note on the back of the photo, he is recording the message of a man...

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