Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Series III: Project Photographs

  Photographs by Leroy Hulbert

Photographs by Bergen (Firm?)

Biographical/Historical Note

Photographer's hallmark and address are embossed on a photo: Bergen, Pasadena, 147 E. Col. St. It is unclear whether Bergen is an individual or a photographic firm.

Box:2 Folder:1
Bergen (Firm?)
[S.S. Crow house, Pasadena, Calif.] / Bergen [photographer]. [not before 1911]. 2 photographic prints brown tone 16 x 21 cm. (6 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

One photo mounted on board. Board measures 25 x 30 cm. (9 3/4 x 12 in.)
In 1911 Edward Savage Crocker and his wife purchased Dr. Crow's house. "It was Crocker who was responsible for doubling the size of the property by purchasing the land to the west of the residence and enhancing it with extensive gardens and outbuildings." -- Greene & Greene / Edward R. Bosley. London : Phaidon, 2000, p. 145.
Photographer's hallmark embossed, lower left, on unmounted photo: Bergen, Pasadena.
Photographer's hallmark embossed, lower left, on mount of mounted photo: Bergen, Pasadena, 147 E. Col. St.

Index Terms
Subjects: 1. Houses. 2. S.S. Crow house (Pasadena, Calif.) 3. Edward S. Crocker house (Pasadena, Calif.) Geographic Names: 1. Pasadena (Calif.) Genre/Media: 1. Photographic prints. Associated Names 1. Crow, S.S. 2. Crocker, Edward S.


1. NYDA.1987.003.00387. [Property view]

2. NYDA.1987.003.00388. [Garden wall and pergola]

  Photographs by Leroy Hulbert