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Adolph Sutro Purchases
Cliff House
1881


 



Sacramento Daily Union - 7 May 1881

 


Daily Examiner - 07 Nov 1881
Sale from Butler to Sutro

 


San Francisco Chronicle, Dec 30 1881
(Click on above image for full article)

 


The Los Angeles Times - Jan 20, 1882
 

 

 

 

 

  
This was sold on ebay with the following description:
"On the back of the cabinet card is written "Adolph Sutro?" But there is no mistaking the
younger and older portraits have the same nose and even the same whiskers!"
(I'm not sure, but I've posted it anyway - Gary)

 

 


John Martini sent this to me 11/2005.
"The Daguerreotype of the young Sutro brothers is from the Bancroft library’s collection. Not sure which one is Adolph, though."

 


"Mr. Adolph Sutro on Palm Avenue, Sutro Heights"

 

 

 

 

 



The San Francisco Call - Apr 13 1896

 

 

 

 


San Francisco Call - 11 April 1897
(click for full size)