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The Wings of History Aerial Photographic Collection contains photographic negatives and prints of aerial images of San Francisco, Santa Clara Valley and Monterey Bay communities. Towns, prominent buildings and landmarks in Santa Clara Valley and San Francisco are represented. Of these, some of the structures of note include the Lick Observatory, Agnew State Mental Hospital – East Area, Alum Rock Natatorium, Spartan Stadium and the bridges of San Francisco.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Wings of History Museum.
Agnews State Hospital (San Jose, Calif.)
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.)—1930-1940
Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.)
Lick Observatory
Monterey County (Calif.) -- Aerial photographs
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Aerial photographs
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Aerial photographs
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.)
San Jose State University (Calif.)
Santa Clara County (Calif.)

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