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Name Holbrook, Charles
Notes See Gullard and Lund "Under the Oaks"
Born 1830
Birthplace Swanzey, New Hampshire
Occupation Wholesaler, San Francisco
Places of residence Atherton
Spouse Susan
Children Henry
Mary
Susan
Olive

Associated Records

Image of 2010.092.002 - Architectural Rendering of Fire-Proof Building, c. 1926-1958.  Pencil drawing on paper.  "Proposed Fire-proof B'ld'g for Charles Holbrook, Esq. by MacDonald & Applegarth., Arch't's., San Francisco, Calif."  Image depicts building with 40 upstairs windows and the word "HOLBROOK" above the columned entrace at the lower left of the building.  People are depicted on the sidewalk.

2010.092.002 - Architectural Rendering of Fire-Proof Building, c. 1926-1958. Pencil drawing on paper. "Proposed Fire-proof B'ld'g for Charles Holbrook, Esq. by MacDonald & Applegarth., Arch't's., San Francisco, Calif." Image depicts building with 40 upstairs windows and the word "HOLBROOK" above the columned entrace at the lower left of the building. People are depicted on the sidewalk.

Architectural Rendering of Fire-Proof Building, c. 1926-1958. Pencil drawing on paper. "Proposed Fire-proof B'ld'g for Charles Holbrook, Esq. by MacDonald & Applegarth., Arch't's., San Francisco, Calif." Image depicts building with 40 upstairs windows and the word "HOLBROOK" above the columned entrace at the lower left of the building. People are depicted on the sidewalk.

Image of 2010.092.017 - Bellows from Holbrook-Palmer Estate, c. 1926-1958.  Wooden and leather bellows with a galvanized metal tip.  Leather is fastened to wood with metal nails.  Wood is stained dark brown.

2010.092.017 - Bellows from Holbrook-Palmer Estate, c. 1926-1958. Wooden and leather bellows with a galvanized metal tip. Leather is fastened to wood with metal nails. Wood is stained dark brown.

Bellows from Holbrook-Palmer Estate, c. 1926-1958. Wooden and leather bellows with a galvanized metal tip. Leather is fastened to wood with metal nails. Wood is stained dark brown.

Image of 2010.092.018A - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century.  One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates.  "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back.  White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge.

2010.092.018A - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Image of 2010.092.018B - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century.  One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates.  "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back.  White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge.

2010.092.018B - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Image of 2010.092.018C - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century.  One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates.  "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back.  White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge.

2010.092.018C - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Image of 2010.092.018D - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century.  One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates.  "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back.  White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge.

2010.092.018D - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Image of 2010.092.018E - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century.  One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates.  "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back.  White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge.

2010.092.018E - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Image of 2010.092.018F - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century.  One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates.  "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back.  White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge.

2010.092.018F - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Image of 2010.092.018G - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century.  One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates.  "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back.  White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge.

2010.092.018G - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Image of 2010.092.018H - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century.  One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates.  "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back.  White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge.

2010.092.018H - Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Holbrook-Palmer Dinner Plate, mid-19th century. One of a set of eight (2010.092.018A-H) mid-19th century French style dinner plates. "Improved Stone China" stamped into back and "2560" written in red on back. White plate with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge.

Image of 2010.092.019 - Holbrook-Palmer Soup Bowl, mid-19th century.  Mid-19th century French style soup bowl is white with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center.  Scalloped and textured edge with two opposite sides extending out a bit, forming handles.  "2560" written in red on back.  Stickers affixed to inside (removed by Dana Neitzel 5/30/2010) said, "OLD GABLES ANTIQUES."  Handwritten in blue text was, "Holbrook Palmer  /  Set of 12 + 2" and "mid 19th Century French Style num[?]."

2010.092.019 - Holbrook-Palmer Soup Bowl, mid-19th century. Mid-19th century French style soup bowl is white with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge with two opposite sides extending out a bit, forming handles. "2560" written in red on back. Stickers affixed to inside (removed by Dana Neitzel 5/30/2010) said, "OLD GABLES ANTIQUES." Handwritten in blue text was, "Holbrook Palmer / Set of 12 + 2" and "mid 19th Century French Style num[?]."

Holbrook-Palmer Soup Bowl, mid-19th century. Mid-19th century French style soup bowl is white with beige colored border and gold painted floral motif along border and in center. Scalloped and textured edge with two opposite sides extending out a bit, forming handles. "2560" written in red on back. Stickers affixed to inside (removed by Dana Neitzel 5/30/2010) said, "OLD GABLES ANTIQUES." Handwritten in blue text was, "Holbrook Palmer / Set of 12 + 2" and "mid 19th Century French Style num[?]."

Image of 2010.092.024A - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century.  One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds.  Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

2010.092.024A - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds. Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds. Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

Image of 2010.092.024B - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century.  One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds.  Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

2010.092.024B - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds. Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds. Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

Image of 2010.092.024C - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century.  One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds.  Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

2010.092.024C - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds. Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.024A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer depicting four scenes in the border and one in the center, all painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Center and two border scenes depict flowers and birds. Remaining two scenes depict three Chinese [?] figures.

Image of 2010.092.025A - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century.  One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Border depicts birds and dragons.  There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower.  Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

2010.092.025A - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border depicts birds and dragons. There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower. Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border depicts birds and dragons. There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower. Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

Image of 2010.092.025B - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century.  One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Border depicts birds and dragons.  There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower.  Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

2010.092.025B - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border depicts birds and dragons. There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower. Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border depicts birds and dragons. There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower. Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

Image of 2010.092.025C - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century.  One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Border depicts birds and dragons.  There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower.  Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

2010.092.025C - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border depicts birds and dragons. There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower. Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Saucer, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.018A-C) Rose Canton china saucers from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Round fine china saucer painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border depicts birds and dragons. There is a center gold circle with a bird and flower. Plate interior is divided into four sections, also depicting birds and flowers.

Image of 2010.092.026 - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century.  Rose Canton china six-sided dish from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Scenes along border and circle in center depict flowers and fruit.  Two additional scenes in border depict three Chinese(?) figures.

2010.092.026 - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century. Rose Canton china six-sided dish from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Scenes along border and circle in center depict flowers and fruit. Two additional scenes in border depict three Chinese(?) figures.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century. Rose Canton china six-sided dish from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Scenes along border and circle in center depict flowers and fruit. Two additional scenes in border depict three Chinese(?) figures.

Image of 2010.092.027A - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century.  One of a set of three (2010.092.027A-C) Rose Canton china side dishes from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Border has an alternating birdand  floral/butterfly motif.  Center has a floral butterfly motif as well.

2010.092.027A - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.027A-C) Rose Canton china side dishes from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border has an alternating birdand floral/butterfly motif. Center has a floral butterfly motif as well.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.027A-C) Rose Canton china side dishes from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border has an alternating birdand floral/butterfly motif. Center has a floral butterfly motif as well.

Image of 2010.092.027B - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century.  One of a set of three (2010.092.027A-C) Rose Canton china side dishes from Holbrook-Palmer Estate.  Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Border has an alternating birdand  floral/butterfly motif.  Center has a floral butterfly motif as well.

2010.092.027B - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.027A-C) Rose Canton china side dishes from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border has an alternating birdand floral/butterfly motif. Center has a floral butterfly motif as well.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Dish, mid-19th century. One of a set of three (2010.092.027A-C) Rose Canton china side dishes from Holbrook-Palmer Estate. Fine china dish painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Border has an alternating birdand floral/butterfly motif. Center has a floral butterfly motif as well.