GUIDE TO THE HARVEY GEORGE NORTH COLLECTION

COLLECTION NUMBER:
C135.

COLLECTION TITLE:
Harvey George North Collection.

CREATOR(S):
Harvey George North family.

DATES OF MATERIAL:
1886-1924.

EXTENT:
179 photographs: b&w; 11 x 14 in. or smaller.

LOCAL CONTROL NUMBERS:
Photographic prints: OP 12086/0-178.
Copy negatives: 84:15211/0-22.

REPOSITORY:
San Diego Historical Society
Booth Historical Photograph Archives
P.O. Box 81825
San Diego, CA 92138
1-619-232-6203

ACQUISITION INFORMATION:
Gift of Mary Elizabeth North, 1984 (488-D).

RESTRICTIONS:
Open for research.

COPYRIGHT:
For permission to reproduce or publish, contact the curator of the Booth Historical Photograph Archives at the San Diego History Center. Reproduction or publication of any part of this collection must include the following information next to the image(s) or in a special section of credits: Harvey George North Collection, San Diego Historical Society, Booth Historical Photograph Archives.

GENERAL NOTES:
Arrangement by local control number. Forms part of San Diego History Center Original Print Collection. Frequently, names were written on the verso of the photographs, but the donor identified the subject of the photograph as someone else. Related materials include Harvey George North baby clothes in Curatorial Department (Accession No. 84.43). Many of the J.C. Parker, J.E. Slocum, and J.A. Sherriff photographs in this collection are available in other collections. Also, see photograph collections C3, C48, C116, C120, C125, PA170, PA184, PA232 for J.C. Parker photographs; C4 and C112 for J.E. Slocum photographs; C3, C108, C111, C116, PA170, PA182, PA186 for J.A. Sherriff images.

BIOGRAPHICAL OR HISTORICAL NOTE:
Harvey George North was born in San Diego in 1889 to James Dayton North and Lillie Juch North. In 1913, he married Agnes Jane Reidy (b. 1887). They had a son, James Dayton North, born in 1918. Harvey George North is listed in the 1932 San Diego City directory as a buyer for Klauber-Wangenheim Co., a mercantile firm.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE:
Collection documents the Harvey George North family and consists of carte de visites, cabinet cards, view cards, albumen prints, photographic prints and postcards. It includes the work of early San Diego photographers Lou Goodale Bigelow, George J. Vreeland, Fred Hartsook, J.C. Parker, J.E. Slocum, J.A. Sherriff and others. Subjects include portraits of Harvey George North, his parents James Dayton North and Lillie Juch North, wife Agnes Jane Reidy, son James Dayton North, as well as many other family members from the North, Reidy, and Juch families. Many view cards taken by photographers J.C. Parker and J.E. Slocum from ca. 1885-1910 depict downtown San Diego, San Diego Harbor scenes, railroad lines, businesses, hotels, parades and ships.

SUBJECTS INDEXED:
North family.
Reidy family.
Juch family.
Families – California – San Diego.
Ships — California – San Diego.
Business districts — California – San Diego.
Hotels — California – San Diego.
Parades & processions – California – San Diego.
Floats (parades) – California – San Diego.
Harbors – California – San Diego.
Business enterprises — California — San Diego.

CONTENTS LIST:

Box 1 
Folder 1 
OP 12086Harvey George North as a baby
OP 12086-1Harvey George North as a baby, 1889
OP 12086-2Harvey George North as a baby
OP 12086-3Frank Poole wearing uniform, 1895
OP 12086-4Portrait of an unidentified young lady
OP 12086-5Portrait of a small child, either Myrtle Irwin or William James North
OP 12086-6Portrait of an unidentified man
OP 12086-7Thomas McKlintock
OP 12086-8Tony Delmazzo wearing a uniform 
OP 12086-9Five people in front of a house at 725 Milton Avenue; Harvey George North in center
OP 12086-10Florence School, 7-B class photograph; fourth from right, front row is William James North, 1911
OP 12086-11Normal School, 8 th grade; William Harvey North, top row, fourth from right, June 20, 1917
OP 12086-12Portrait of a small child, either Mary Whitmore or James Dalton North, age 3
OP 12086-13Portrait of a young woman, either Athalie A. North or Lolita Lenira [?], 1890
OP 12086-14Elizabeth Anne North, 1895
OP 12086-15Jannie Josse or Christine Martha North
OP 12086-16Office workers in an office at 759 6 th Avenue, Agnes Jane North at a typewriter, 1912
Folder 2 
OP 12086-17William James North as a child, sitting in a car, 1920 
OP 12086-18Portrait of Clara Reidy, photographed by Hartsook Studio
OP 12086-19Portrait of an unidentified young woman
OP 12086-20Portrait of an unidentified young woman
OP 12086-21Myrtle Irwin
OP 12086-22Portrait of Mabel Reidy
OP 12086-23James Joseph North
OP 12086-24James Dayton North as a young boy, photographed by Hartsook Studio
OP 12086-25William James North
OP 12086-26Portrait of Ida Juch, photographed by George J. Vreeland
OP 12086-27Portrait of Agnes Jane North
OP 12086-28Harvey and George North
OP 12086-29Portrait of a baby, Earle Pohl or Elisha North 
OP 12086-30Auguste North or Elizabeth Anne North, 1900
OP 12086-31Woman, member of the Juch Family
OP 12086-32Juch children holding book
OP 12086-33Phyllis Gertrude Juch and Carol Jane Heacock, postcard
OP 12086-34Mrs. Josse
OP 12086-35George A. Doyle or William James North at 3 months
OP 12086-36Portrait of an unidentified man
OP 12086-37Portrait of an unidentified woman
OP 12086-38Agnes Jane North
OP 12086-39People by an automobile, 1919
OP 12086-40Juch family members including Harvey, Harold, Ruth, Aunt Ida, Uncle George, Aunt Minnie at home on 857 3 rd Street, San Diego
OP 12086-41Three Juch sisters
OP 12086-42Portrait of Vivian Rich, silent film star
OP 12086-43Portrait of a young man, photographed by J.A. Sherriff
OP 12086-44Two children, either Louis and Earl Pohl or Elisha and Joseph North, May 12, 1902
OP 12086-45Athalie North, 1896
OP 12086-46Charley Riedy, posed in a doorway, photographed by Lou Goodale Bigelow
OP 12086-47An unidentified woman posed with chair
OP 12086-48Tomas Reidy and a woman, photographed by George J. Vreeland, 1918
OP 12086-49Elisha North
OP 12086-50Joseph John North
OP 12086-51Stella Juch, 1914
OP 12086-52San Diego Commercial College Class, 1905; Harvey George North in photograph [Location?]
OP 12086-53Charley (Brisco) Reidy, photographed by Lou Goodale Bigelow
OP 12086-54Agnes Jane (Reidy) North, in her 20’s [Location?]
OP 12086-55Agnes Jane (Reidy) North, in her 20’s on Pike’s Peak, 1910 [Location?]
OP 12086-56Lily Juch North, hand colored photograph
Folder 3 
OP 12086-57William James North, 10 years old, photographed by George J. Vreeland, 1914
OP 12086-58Charley Reidy, age 4, photographed by M. Otto Schellenberg
OP 12086-59Tomas Cross, age 14, 1920
OP 12086-60Tomas Cross, age 17, photographed by George J. Vreeland, 1922
OP 12086-61Francis Reidy, photographed by M. Otto Schellenberg
OP 12086-62Clara Reidy
OP 12086-63Clara A. Thiving, September 30, 1899
OP 12086-64William James North as a baby
OP 12086-65Harvey George North and another man at Mount Tamalpais
OP 12086-66Group of people at a train station [?], Harvey George North is in the second row from top on right
OP 12086-67Lily Juch North, 1888
OP 12086-68Juch couple
OP 12086-69Juch couple
OP 12086-70Athalie A. North, with a violin
OP 12086-71A child, either Louis Pohl or Hannah Beach North, 1898
OP 12086-72Reidy family snapshots, 1924
OP 12086-73Reidy family snapshots, 1924
OP 12086-74Reidy family snapshots, 1924
OP 12086-75Reidy family snapshots, 1924
Folder 4 
OP 12086-76Reidy family snapshots, 1922
OP 12086-77Reidy family snapshots, 1922
OP 12086-78Reidy family snapshots of baseball team [?], 1922
OP 12086-79Reidy family snapshots, 1922
OP 12086-80Reidy family with a car and motorcycle
OP 12086-81Reidy family snapshots, 1922
OP 12086-82Reidy family snapshots
OP 12086-83Reidy family with a horse and buggy
OP 12086-84Tom Reidy as a teenager, 1918
OP 12086-85James Dayton North as a small child
OP 12086-86James Dayton North, about 10 years old, feeding pigeons in Balboa Park
OP 12086-87Baby in buggy, James Dayton North II
OP 12086-88Agnes Jane North, photographed by Mitchell
OP 12086-89Agnes Jane North as a young woman
OP 12086-90Agnes Jane North in Confirmation clothing
OP 12086-91Agnes Jane North as a young woman
OP 12086-92Agnes Jane North as a young woman
OP 12086-93Agnes Jane North at Tent City, Coronado
OP 12086-94North family child
OP 12086-95Harold Rotner, 1900
OP 12086-96Portrait of James Dayton North I
OP 12086-97Harvey George North as a little boy
OP 12086-98Harvey George North as a young man
OP 12086-99Harvey George North, 9 years old, 1899
OP 12086-100Reidy family photograph including Francis Reidy, Agnes Reidy North, Agnes’s mother
OP 12086-101James Dayton North
OP 12086-102Agnes North with baby James Dayton North II
Folder 5 
OP 12086-103Large group in front of the Marston house, Harvey George North seated in front row
OP 12086-104Portrait of Agnes North [?]
OP 12086-105Balloon Route Excursion Party group photograph at the National Soldier’s Home in Sawtelle, California
OP 12086-106Interior of a soda fountain or cafeteria [?]
OP 12086-107Agnes Reidy and others inside a dry goods store [?]
OP 12086-108Employees of Bay City Market, 1909
OP 12086-109Launching of the [ship] Cuyamaca
OP 12086-110Up Soledad Grade Coast Line, Southern California Railway, Sante Fe Route, photograph by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-111Rembrandt painting of an eagle grasping a baby
OP 12086-112North residence [?], postcard
OP 12086-113Mrs. Pedot’s residence in Mission Valley, North friend
OP 12086-114Decorated aerial truck in a parade, postcard
OP 12086-115Battleships in harbor
OP 12086-116Horses pulling farm equipment
OP 12086-117North residence [?], August 30, 1921
OP 12086-118North residence in Houston, Texas, September 1903
OP 12086-119Balboa Park Prado entrance, ca. 1915
OP 12086-120Balboa Park Prado entrance, ca. 1915
OP 12086-121Street scene in front of Palace Hotel
OP 12086-122A pair of woman’s legs in stockings
Folder 6 
OP 12086-123Skyline view of 12 th and B streets, photograph by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-124Skyline view of 5 th and B streets, photograph by Sheriff, 1886
OP 12086-125Brewster Hotel at 4 th and C streets
OP 12086-126Florence Hotel and cable street car on 4 th and Fir, photographed by J.C. Parker, 1886
OP 12086-127Florence Hotel and cable street car on 4 th and Fir, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-128Cabrillo Celebration, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-129South Pacific Hotel in Oceanside, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-130South Pacific Hotel in Oceanside, people on beach, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-131Del Mar Hotel, photographed by J.C. Parker [Location?]
OP 12086-132Company B, 7 th Infantry, Spanish-American War, May 5, 1898
Folder 7 
OP 12086-133Canon Diablo Bridge on Arizona and Pacific railroad, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-134Cabrillo Celebration reenacting landing, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-135Corpus Christi celebration at San Diego Mission, photographed by J.E. Slocum, 1894
OP 12086-136Schiller & Murtha Dry Goods store at 5 th and Broadway, ca. 1897
OP 12086-137Lakeside Hotel in El Cajon, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-138Hotel Del Coronado reading and chess room, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-139Hotel Del Coronado group gathered for rabbit chase, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-140Santa Fe wharf, railroad end and windjammers, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-141View of Lakeside in El Cajon Valley, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-142Stingaree District, Joseph Supple Boat Builder buildings and pier, photographed by J.C. Parker
Folder 8 
OP 12086-143US cruiser ship Philadelphia in harbor, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-144Unloading material on the pier at the San Diego Harbor, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-145Group on deck of the Coronet , photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-146Rowing club group on floating deck preparing for annual swim
OP 12086-147Interior of the South Pacific Hotel in Oceanside, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-148Avenue in botanical gardens in Hotel del Coronado, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-149Coronet in dry dock, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-150Interior of Ensenada Woolen Mills, Baja, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-151Duncan Brothers dairy in South Chollas Valley, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-152Corliss Engine at the Stonewall Mine, photographed by J.C. Parker
Box 2 
Folder 9 
OP 12086-153Flume in process of construction, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-154View of early Del Mar town
OP 12086-155Coastline, rocks and beach, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-156Family group at the beach
OP 12086-157Beach scene with a man on rocks
OP 12086-158La Jolla coastline, horse and buggy, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-159La Jolla cove, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-160La Jolla coastline, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-161Interior of Iron Works [?], photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-162Downtown San Diego, foot of Broadway, rail line and Cornwall Vankirk and Lawson Building, photographed by J.C. Parker
Folder 10 
OP 12086-163Spanish Fiesta at Coronado Beach, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-164Camphor trees at the botanical garden, Coronado, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-165Cabrillo Celebration parade, photographed by J.E. Slocum 
OP 12086-166Float in Cabrillo Celebration, photographed by J.E. Slocum 
OP 12086-167Float in Cabrillo Celebration, photographed by J.E. Slocum
OP 12086-168Float in Cabrillo Celebration, photographed by J.E. Slocum 
OP 12086-169Float in Cabrillo Celebration, photographed by J.E. Slocum 
OP 12086-170USS Charleston in harbor, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-171USS Charleston at San Diego
OP 12086-172View of San Diego Harbor
Folder 11 
OP 12086-173View of San Diego Harbor from Packing House of Gilman and Co., photographed by J.E. Slocum 
OP 12086-174Yachting in San Diego Bay, photographed by J.E. Slocum 
OP 12086-175Aboard USS Monterey in San Diego Harbor, photographed by J.E. Slocum 
OP 12086-176San Diego Marine Railway, photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-177General view of Lakeside, trees, hills photographed by J.C. Parker
OP 12086-178Captain Gerald in front of house at Ballast Point, Point Loma, photographed by J.C. Parker