This collection of prints, mostly lithographs (including chromolithographs and colored lithographs), as well as one engraving, primarily portray San Francisco city views, public buildings, and landscapes. Subjects also include San Jose, Stanford University, the U.S. Navy Yard at Mare Island, San Diego, and San Luis Rey. Included is a lithograph stone with an image of San Francisco, 1 volume of the 1854 "Daily Chronicle" plus one loose issue from April 30, 1906.
Open for research; material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Digital versions of most of the lithographs are available. Some of the physical materials are hanging in Green Library.
Gift of Reid W. Dennis, 2004, 2007, and 2013. Accessions 2004-095 (49 prints), 2007-076 (1 print), 2013-143 (1 print), 2014-116 (8 prints), 2015-013 (12 prints), and 2015-147 (28 prints, 1 volume, 1 loose newspaper issue).
Purchase from Nick Aretakis; 2017. Accession MSS 2017-154.