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1887 Mechanics Institute, San Francisco, CA, “Twenty-second industrial exhibition of the Mechanics’ Institute of the city of San Francisco”, September 1 – October 8.

September 1, 1887

ECA record control number: 24967

Record level: Listing

Record type: Exhibitions

Exhibition type: Group show.

Exhibition name: Twenty-second industrial exhibition of the Mechanics’ Institute of the city of San Francisco

Exhibition host name & location: Mechanics Institute, San Francisco, CA,

Exhibition dates: September 1 – October 8, 1887.

Exhibition additional location & dates (for travel exhibitions): -none-

Exhibition sponsor: Mechanics Institute




165. Study of lemons

1887 (22) September 1 – October 8
[Cover title] Catalogue of Art Department of the twenty-second industrial exhibition held under the auspices of the Mechanics’ Institute, September, 1887. Price, 10 cents. [San Francisco]: Bosqui Engraving and Printing Co., [1887]. 31 pages.
Notes Superintendent of the Art Department: John Ross Martin. Report (p. 13) shows $164.25 paid to Bosqui Engraving & Printing Co. for art catalogue.
Copy University of California, Los Angeles, University Research Library, Department of Special Collections: N5020.S224c.

Report of the twenty-second industrial exhibition of the Mechanics’ Institute of the city of San Francisco, held at the Mechanics’ Pavilion, from the 1st day of September to the 8th day of October, inclusive, 1887. San Francisco: P. J. Thomas, printer, 505 Clay Street, 1887. 191 pages.
Indexed Alphabetical list of exhibitors and articles exhibited (pp. [32]-58); Catalogue of the Art Department (pp. [59]-67); Report of the committees of award: Division VIII: Fine arts: Class 37: Paintings in oil and water colors (p. 124); Class 39: Sculpture, statuary and carving; Class 40: Engravings, original drawings, etc.; Class 41: Photography (pp. 126-28); Classified list of premiums awarded (pp. [167]-78); Reports from standing committees: Music, decoration and art (pp. 182-83).
Copies The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley: xF869.S3M43 v. 10; California State Library, California History Room: 369S19m 22; Mechanics’ Institute Library: 606 M48r.

See also Mechanics’ Fair Daily issued during the 1887 exhibition. Selected issues at The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.”





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