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Image of 2015.003.046 - Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1987, Topps paper card.  The front of the card has an image of Melvin wearing a white San Francisco Giants uniform with orange, white and black stripes around the collar.  He is also wearing a black baseball cap with an orange interlocking "SF".  The Giants logo appears in the upper left corner and the Topps logo in the bottom left corner.  Text in an orange box at the bottom edge reads, "BOB MELVIN".  The front of the card has a border that is wooden in appearance.  The back of the card is yellow and lists Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments.  Also includes the Topps logo as well as copyright information.

2015.003.046 - Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1987, Topps paper card. The front of the card has an image of Melvin wearing a white San Francisco Giants uniform with orange, white and black stripes around the collar. He is also wearing a black baseball cap with an orange interlocking "SF". The Giants logo appears in the upper left corner and the Topps logo in the bottom left corner. Text in an orange box at the bottom edge reads, "BOB MELVIN". The front of the card has a border that is wooden in appearance. The back of the card is yellow and lists Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments. Also includes the Topps logo as well as copyright information.

Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1987, Topps paper card. The front of the card has an image of Melvin wearing a white San Francisco Giants uniform with orange, white and black stripes around the collar. He is also wearing a black baseball cap with an orange interlocking "SF". The Giants logo appears in the upper left corner and the Topps logo in the bottom left corner. Text in an orange box at the bottom edge reads, "BOB MELVIN". The front of the card has a border that is wooden in appearance. The back of the card is yellow and lists Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments. Also includes the Topps logo as well as copyright information.

Image of 2015.003.047 - Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1986, Donruss paper card.  The front of the card has an image of Melvin with a black border.  He is wearing a white San Francisco Giants uniform with black and orange stripes and letters.  He is also wearing a black batting helmet with an orange 'SF' and is holding a baseball bat over his right shoulder.  Text reads, "BOB MELVIN c".  Also includes Donruss and Giants logos.  The back of the card is orange-yellow with a white box.  Text describes Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments.  Also includes MLB and MLBPA logos as well as copyright information.

2015.003.047 - Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1986, Donruss paper card. The front of the card has an image of Melvin with a black border. He is wearing a white San Francisco Giants uniform with black and orange stripes and letters. He is also wearing a black batting helmet with an orange 'SF' and is holding a baseball bat over his right shoulder. Text reads, "BOB MELVIN c". Also includes Donruss and Giants logos. The back of the card is orange-yellow with a white box. Text describes Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments. Also includes MLB and MLBPA logos as well as copyright information.

Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1986, Donruss paper card. The front of the card has an image of Melvin with a black border. He is wearing a white San Francisco Giants uniform with black and orange stripes and letters. He is also wearing a black batting helmet with an orange 'SF' and is holding a baseball bat over his right shoulder. Text reads, "BOB MELVIN c". Also includes Donruss and Giants logos. The back of the card is orange-yellow with a white box. Text describes Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments. Also includes MLB and MLBPA logos as well as copyright information.

Image of 2015.003.048 - Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1988, Topps paper card.  The front of the card has an image of Melvin with a white border.  He is wearing a grey San Francisco Giants uniform with black and orange stripes and letters and a black batting helmet.  He standing in the batter's box during a game and is in a batting stance. Text reads, "GIANTS" and "BOB MELVIN".  Also includes Topps' logo.  The back of the card is orange-brown with black text.  Text describes Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments.  Also includes copyright information.

2015.003.048 - Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1988, Topps paper card. The front of the card has an image of Melvin with a white border. He is wearing a grey San Francisco Giants uniform with black and orange stripes and letters and a black batting helmet. He standing in the batter's box during a game and is in a batting stance. Text reads, "GIANTS" and "BOB MELVIN". Also includes Topps' logo. The back of the card is orange-brown with black text. Text describes Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments. Also includes copyright information.

Bob Melvin Baseball Card, 1988, Topps paper card. The front of the card has an image of Melvin with a white border. He is wearing a grey San Francisco Giants uniform with black and orange stripes and letters and a black batting helmet. He standing in the batter's box during a game and is in a batting stance. Text reads, "GIANTS" and "BOB MELVIN". Also includes Topps' logo. The back of the card is orange-brown with black text. Text describes Melvin's biographical information, statistics and accomplishments. Also includes copyright information.

Image of 1975.236.003 - c. 1890 Wagonette Carriage has a two-passenger driver seat with facing side passenger seats in back.  It has iron tires and would be drawn by two horses.  Upholstered seat cushions in back.

1975.236.003 - c. 1890 Wagonette Carriage has a two-passenger driver seat with facing side passenger seats in back. It has iron tires and would be drawn by two horses. Upholstered seat cushions in back.

c. 1890 Wagonette Carriage has a two-passenger driver seat with facing side passenger seats in back. It has iron tires and would be drawn by two horses. Upholstered seat cushions in back.

Image of 1975.236.004 - c. 1890 Buggy/Runabout.  Buggy has a single black leather upholstered seat and iron tires.  It would be drawn by a single horse.  Removable black leather cover is affixed with iron side bars.

1975.236.004 - c. 1890 Buggy/Runabout. Buggy has a single black leather upholstered seat and iron tires. It would be drawn by a single horse. Removable black leather cover is affixed with iron side bars.

c. 1890 Buggy/Runabout. Buggy has a single black leather upholstered seat and iron tires. It would be drawn by a single horse. Removable black leather cover is affixed with iron side bars.

Image of 1975.236.005 - c. 1890 Breaking Cart or Sulky has a wooden frame that has been painted red.  Seat and interior are painted black.  Cart has a red upholstered removable cushion.  There are brackets for two backrest cushions but only one, with black leather upholstery, is present.

1975.236.005 - c. 1890 Breaking Cart or Sulky has a wooden frame that has been painted red. Seat and interior are painted black. Cart has a red upholstered removable cushion. There are brackets for two backrest cushions but only one, with black leather upholstery, is present.

c. 1890 Breaking Cart or Sulky has a wooden frame that has been painted red. Seat and interior are painted black. Cart has a red upholstered removable cushion. There are brackets for two backrest cushions but only one, with black leather upholstery, is present.

Image of 1975.236.006 - c. 1890 Two-seat Surrey.  Two horse, two seat surrey has iron wheels and a collapsible canopy top.  Bench seats are upholstered black leather.

1975.236.006 - c. 1890 Two-seat Surrey. Two horse, two seat surrey has iron wheels and a collapsible canopy top. Bench seats are upholstered black leather.

c. 1890 Two-seat Surrey. Two horse, two seat surrey has iron wheels and a collapsible canopy top. Bench seats are upholstered black leather.

Image of 1975.236.007 - c. 1890 Single-seat Buggy has a bench seat with black leather tufted upholstery stuffed with horse hair.  Wooden body and wheels are painted black and vehicle has rubber tires.

1975.236.007 - c. 1890 Single-seat Buggy has a bench seat with black leather tufted upholstery stuffed with horse hair. Wooden body and wheels are painted black and vehicle has rubber tires.

c. 1890 Single-seat Buggy has a bench seat with black leather tufted upholstery stuffed with horse hair. Wooden body and wheels are painted black and vehicle has rubber tires.

Image of 1975.236.008 - c. 1890 Shooting Trap Carriage.  This is a two-horse drawn carriage.  Metal frame and wheels are painted red.  Body and seat cushions are upholstered in brown-colored leather.  Vehical has white rubber tires and red metal step plates.  There is a wicker boot on the side of carriage.  Possibly used for hunting.

1975.236.008 - c. 1890 Shooting Trap Carriage. This is a two-horse drawn carriage. Metal frame and wheels are painted red. Body and seat cushions are upholstered in brown-colored leather. Vehical has white rubber tires and red metal step plates. There is a wicker boot on the side of carriage. Possibly used for hunting.

c. 1890 Shooting Trap Carriage. This is a two-horse drawn carriage. Metal frame and wheels are painted red. Body and seat cushions are upholstered in brown-colored leather. Vehical has white rubber tires and red metal step plates. There is a wicker boot on the side of carriage. Possibly used for hunting.

Image of 1975.236.010 - c. 1890s Brougham Carriage seats four passengers and has a hardwood body, enclosed doors, windows, curtains and upholstered floor coverings intact.  Seats face opposite each other. Driver seat outside.  Elaborate silver door latches, black upper body, dark green bottom panesl with yellow striping.  Interior silk and leather.  Exterior is painted black with a green undercarriage.  There is ornate woodwork on axels.  Interior walls are lined with tufted upholstery.  Small round 'porthole' window in back.

1975.236.010 - c. 1890s Brougham Carriage seats four passengers and has a hardwood body, enclosed doors, windows, curtains and upholstered floor coverings intact. Seats face opposite each other. Driver seat outside. Elaborate silver door latches, black upper body, dark green bottom panesl with yellow striping. Interior silk and leather. Exterior is painted black with a green undercarriage. There is ornate woodwork on axels. Interior walls are lined with tufted upholstery. Small round 'porthole' window in back.

c. 1890s Brougham Carriage seats four passengers and has a hardwood body, enclosed doors, windows, curtains and upholstered floor coverings intact. Seats face opposite each other. Driver seat outside. Elaborate silver door latches, black upper body, dark green bottom panesl with yellow striping. Interior silk and leather. Exterior is painted black with a green undercarriage. There is ornate woodwork on axels. Interior walls are lined with tufted upholstery. Small round 'porthole' window in back.

Image of 1975.236.011 - c. 1890 Carretto Siciliano (Sicilian Donkey Cart).  Sicilian pony cart has two wheels.  Wood is highly carved and very ornate.  Underside of carriage is highly decorated hand-painted iron.  Entire cart is painted with figures and images of various colors throughout.

1975.236.011 - c. 1890 Carretto Siciliano (Sicilian Donkey Cart). Sicilian pony cart has two wheels. Wood is highly carved and very ornate. Underside of carriage is highly decorated hand-painted iron. Entire cart is painted with figures and images of various colors throughout.

c. 1890 Carretto Siciliano (Sicilian Donkey Cart). Sicilian pony cart has two wheels. Wood is highly carved and very ornate. Underside of carriage is highly decorated hand-painted iron. Entire cart is painted with figures and images of various colors throughout.

Image of 2009.003 - 1926 Painting of Lurline Roth Driving a Single-Horse-Drawn Carriage by Harris.  Oil painting on canvas mounted inside a beige colored painted wooden frame with a green colored central border and a 1" linen interior mat.  Image depicts Lurline Roth wearing a gray dress with a white lace shirt with a lace collar and broach and a low-billed hat with a blue ribbon.  She is holding reins and a horse whip and is sitting inside a black single-seat topless carriage or buggy with gray rubber wheels.  Carriage is led by a single black horse with white back feet who's front right and back left feet are lifted as if he is mid-motion.  They are riding on a dirt road and there is a green grassy field in the background.

2009.003 - 1926 Painting of Lurline Roth Driving a Single-Horse-Drawn Carriage by Harris. Oil painting on canvas mounted inside a beige colored painted wooden frame with a green colored central border and a 1" linen interior mat. Image depicts Lurline Roth wearing a gray dress with a white lace shirt with a lace collar and broach and a low-billed hat with a blue ribbon. She is holding reins and a horse whip and is sitting inside a black single-seat topless carriage or buggy with gray rubber wheels. Carriage is led by a single black horse with white back feet who's front right and back left feet are lifted as if he is mid-motion. They are riding on a dirt road and there is a green grassy field in the background.

1926 Painting of Lurline Roth Driving a Single-Horse-Drawn Carriage by Harris. Oil painting on canvas mounted inside a beige colored painted wooden frame with a green colored central border and a 1" linen interior mat. Image depicts Lurline Roth wearing a gray dress with a white lace shirt with a lace collar and broach and a low-billed hat with a blue ribbon. She is holding reins and a horse whip and is sitting inside a black single-seat topless carriage or buggy with gray rubber wheels. Carriage is led by a single black horse with white back feet who's front right and back left feet are lifted as if he is mid-motion. They are riding on a dirt road and there is a green grassy field in th

Image of 2009.030.012 - Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Kevin Bass of Menlo School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 7, 2000.  Plaque includes image of  Bass and a brief biography:  "Kevin Bass got his baseball start on the sandlots and youth league fields of the South County. Later, at Menlo School in Atherton he excelled on the diamond. He went on to become a major league outfielder for 14 years, beginning in 1982. He played for five different big league ballclubs before retiring after the 1995 season. In his professional career, he played in 1,571 major league games, winding up with a .270 lifetime batting average, 611 runs batted in and 118 home runs."

2009.030.012 - Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Kevin Bass of Menlo School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 7, 2000. Plaque includes image of Bass and a brief biography: "Kevin Bass got his baseball start on the sandlots and youth league fields of the South County. Later, at Menlo School in Atherton he excelled on the diamond. He went on to become a major league outfielder for 14 years, beginning in 1982. He played for five different big league ballclubs before retiring after the 1995 season. In his professional career, he played in 1,571 major league games, winding up with a .270 lifetime batting average, 611 runs batted in and 118 home runs."

Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Kevin Bass of Menlo School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 7, 2000. Plaque includes image of Bass and a brief biography: "Kevin Bass got his baseball start on the sandlots and youth league fields of the South County. Later, at Menlo School in Atherton he excelled on the diamond. He went on to become a major league outfielder for 14 years, beginning in 1982. He played for five different big league ballclubs before retiring after the 1995 season. In his professional career, he played in 1,571 major league games, winding up with a .270 lifetime batting average, 611 runs batted in and 118 home runs."

Image of 2009.030.028 - Plaque commemorating Greg Buckingham of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 22, 1997.  Plaque includes image of  Buckingham and a brief biography:  "Greg Buckingham was a standout swimmer at Menlo-Atherton High School in the early 1960's when the Peninsula was a world-renowned haven for outstanding young aquatic athletes. He attended the College of San Mateo, producing 10 community college all-American times and four national JC records. Later at Stanford, he led his team to the 1967 NCAA swim championship, capturing two freestyle races. His career peaked in 1968 when, as a member of the U.S. Olympic team, he won two medals, a gold and a silver."

2009.030.028 - Plaque commemorating Greg Buckingham of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 22, 1997. Plaque includes image of Buckingham and a brief biography: "Greg Buckingham was a standout swimmer at Menlo-Atherton High School in the early 1960's when the Peninsula was a world-renowned haven for outstanding young aquatic athletes. He attended the College of San Mateo, producing 10 community college all-American times and four national JC records. Later at Stanford, he led his team to the 1967 NCAA swim championship, capturing two freestyle races. His career peaked in 1968 when, as a member of the U.S. Olympic team, he won two medals, a gold and a silver."

Plaque commemorating Greg Buckingham of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 22, 1997. Plaque includes image of Buckingham and a brief biography: "Greg Buckingham was a standout swimmer at Menlo-Atherton High School in the early 1960's when the Peninsula was a world-renowned haven for outstanding young aquatic athletes. He attended the College of San Mateo, producing 10 community college all-American times and four national JC records. Later at Stanford, he led his team to the 1967 NCAA swim championship, capturing two freestyle races. His career peaked in 1968 when, as a member of the U.S. Olympic team, he won two medals, a gold an

Image of 2009.030.039 - Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Colette Chiamparino of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 9, 1999.  Plaque includes image of  Chiamparino and a brief biography:  "Colette Chiamparino is one of the finest all-around female athletes in San Mateo County history. During her career from 1987-91 at the small Catholic school in Atherton, she played four sports: Volleyball, basketball, softball, and track. But basketball was her forte. Though plagued by injuries, she scored 2,050 points for SHP during her four varsity seasons. An All-County, All-Bay Area star, she matriculated to Santa Clara University and became a key player in her senior year."

2009.030.039 - Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Colette Chiamparino of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 9, 1999. Plaque includes image of Chiamparino and a brief biography: "Colette Chiamparino is one of the finest all-around female athletes in San Mateo County history. During her career from 1987-91 at the small Catholic school in Atherton, she played four sports: Volleyball, basketball, softball, and track. But basketball was her forte. Though plagued by injuries, she scored 2,050 points for SHP during her four varsity seasons. An All-County, All-Bay Area star, she matriculated to Santa Clara University and became a key player in her senior year."

Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Colette Chiamparino of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 9, 1999. Plaque includes image of Chiamparino and a brief biography: "Colette Chiamparino is one of the finest all-around female athletes in San Mateo County history. During her career from 1987-91 at the small Catholic school in Atherton, she played four sports: Volleyball, basketball, softball, and track. But basketball was her forte. Though plagued by injuries, she scored 2,050 points for SHP during her four varsity seasons. An All-County, All-Bay Area star, she matriculated to Santa Clara University and became a key player in her senior y

Image of 2009.030.041 - Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Mike Ciardella of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 22, 1997.  Plaque includes image of Ciardella and a brief biography:  "Mike Ciardella, who was raised in Daly City, took over the girls' basketball program at Sacred Heart Prep in 1992 after two seasons at Mercy High in Burlingame. Almost immediately, the tiny Atherton Catholic school found itself in the state spotlight. From 1992 to 1996, the Gator girls rang up a staggering overall 168-13 record. They won five consecutive Central Coast Section championships and four straight California state titles. Those teams won a Northern California record 80 consecutive games during one memorable stretch."

2009.030.041 - Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Mike Ciardella of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 22, 1997. Plaque includes image of Ciardella and a brief biography: "Mike Ciardella, who was raised in Daly City, took over the girls' basketball program at Sacred Heart Prep in 1992 after two seasons at Mercy High in Burlingame. Almost immediately, the tiny Atherton Catholic school found itself in the state spotlight. From 1992 to 1996, the Gator girls rang up a staggering overall 168-13 record. They won five consecutive Central Coast Section championships and four straight California state titles. Those teams won a Northern California record 80 consecutive games during one memorable stretch."

Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Mike Ciardella of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 22, 1997. Plaque includes image of Ciardella and a brief biography: "Mike Ciardella, who was raised in Daly City, took over the girls' basketball program at Sacred Heart Prep in 1992 after two seasons at Mercy High in Burlingame. Almost immediately, the tiny Atherton Catholic school found itself in the state spotlight. From 1992 to 1996, the Gator girls rang up a staggering overall 168-13 record. They won five consecutive Central Coast Section championships and four straight California state titles. Those teams won a Northern California record 80 co

Image of 2009.030.047 - Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Elizabeth Rizzo Covey of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 19, 2008.  Plaque includes image of Rizzo Covey and a brief biography:  "If long-distance shooting is your cup of basketball tea, Elizabeth Rizzo Covey had to be at the focus of your attention in the early 1990s.  She was in the vanguard of what would become the dominant girls' hoops program in San Mateo County History.  A four-sport athlete at Sacred Heart Prep, she was California's Division V (small school) basketball player of the year in 1993 when the Gators won a state title with a 37-0 record. She went on to a four-year career playing at UC-Berkeley."

2009.030.047 - Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Elizabeth Rizzo Covey of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 19, 2008. Plaque includes image of Rizzo Covey and a brief biography: "If long-distance shooting is your cup of basketball tea, Elizabeth Rizzo Covey had to be at the focus of your attention in the early 1990s. She was in the vanguard of what would become the dominant girls' hoops program in San Mateo County History. A four-sport athlete at Sacred Heart Prep, she was California's Division V (small school) basketball player of the year in 1993 when the Gators won a state title with a 37-0 record. She went on to a four-year career playing at UC-Berkeley."

Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Elizabeth Rizzo Covey of Sacred Heart Prep who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 19, 2008. Plaque includes image of Rizzo Covey and a brief biography: "If long-distance shooting is your cup of basketball tea, Elizabeth Rizzo Covey had to be at the focus of your attention in the early 1990s. She was in the vanguard of what would become the dominant girls' hoops program in San Mateo County History. A four-sport athlete at Sacred Heart Prep, she was California's Division V (small school) basketball player of the year in 1993 when the Gators won a state title with a 37-0 record. She went on to a four-year career playing at

Image of 2009.030.101 - Plaque commemorating Trish King of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 18, 1993.  Plaque includes image of King and a brief biography:  "Menlo-Atherton High alumna Trish King was a Cinderella story for the 1988 United States Olympic track and field team.  /  As a high scool and college athlete at the Univeristy of Oregon, she had never high-jumped beyond 5 feet, 11 inches.  But, during the 1988 Olympic trials, she soared a full six inches beyond that height and easily mad the United States track and field team.  /  However, at the Seoul Olympics, she high-jumped 6 feet, 3 1/4 inches and wound up out of medal contention.  /  At Menlo-Atherton, she was a multi-sport athlete, participating in soccer, swimming and track and field.  Her best prep high jump was 5 feet, 9 1/4 inches."

2009.030.101 - Plaque commemorating Trish King of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 18, 1993. Plaque includes image of King and a brief biography: "Menlo-Atherton High alumna Trish King was a Cinderella story for the 1988 United States Olympic track and field team. / As a high scool and college athlete at the Univeristy of Oregon, she had never high-jumped beyond 5 feet, 11 inches. But, during the 1988 Olympic trials, she soared a full six inches beyond that height and easily mad the United States track and field team. / However, at the Seoul Olympics, she high-jumped 6 feet, 3 1/4 inches and wound up out of medal contention. / At Menlo-Atherton, she was a multi-sport athlete, participating in soccer, swimming and track and field. Her best prep high jump was 5 feet, 9 1/4 inches."

Plaque commemorating Trish King of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 18, 1993. Plaque includes image of King and a brief biography: "Menlo-Atherton High alumna Trish King was a Cinderella story for the 1988 United States Olympic track and field team. / As a high scool and college athlete at the Univeristy of Oregon, she had never high-jumped beyond 5 feet, 11 inches. But, during the 1988 Olympic trials, she soared a full six inches beyond that height and easily mad the United States track and field team. / However, at the Seoul Olympics, she high-jumped 6 feet, 3 1/4 inches and wound up out of medal contention. / At Menlo-A

Image of 2010.092.022 - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Oval Platter, mid-19th century.  Thick stoneware with fine china glaze on top painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues.  Motif has birds and flowers in center and at ends.  Top and bottom motif depicts five Chinese figures--one looking through a window.  "MADE IN CHINA" on back in red letters.

2010.092.022 - Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Oval Platter, mid-19th century. Thick stoneware with fine china glaze on top painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Motif has birds and flowers in center and at ends. Top and bottom motif depicts five Chinese figures--one looking through a window. "MADE IN CHINA" on back in red letters.

Holbrook-Palmer Rose Canton Oval Platter, mid-19th century. Thick stoneware with fine china glaze on top painted in gold, pinks, greens and blues. Motif has birds and flowers in center and at ends. Top and bottom motif depicts five Chinese figures--one looking through a window. "MADE IN CHINA" on back in red letters.

Image of 2009.030.193 - Plaque commemorating Pam Wimberly of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 18, 1993.  Plaque includes image of Wimberly and a brief biography:  "For Pam Wimberly, winning has never been the only thing that matters when it comes to high school athletics.  The longtime girls' basketball coach at Menlo-Atherton High, she has won more games - 568 - than any female mentor in California.  /  At the South County school, her teams have captured 14 league varsity championships and four Central Coast Section titles.  /  But it is her off-the-court work that sets Wimberly apart.  She has been a stickler for decorum and sportsmanship, and she has imparted those often-forgotten qualities to her student athletes through the years.  /  In 1992-93, she was named the Cental Coast Section girls' basketball honor coach of the year."

2009.030.193 - Plaque commemorating Pam Wimberly of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 18, 1993. Plaque includes image of Wimberly and a brief biography: "For Pam Wimberly, winning has never been the only thing that matters when it comes to high school athletics. The longtime girls' basketball coach at Menlo-Atherton High, she has won more games - 568 - than any female mentor in California. / At the South County school, her teams have captured 14 league varsity championships and four Central Coast Section titles. / But it is her off-the-court work that sets Wimberly apart. She has been a stickler for decorum and sportsmanship, and she has imparted those often-forgotten qualities to her student athletes through the years. / In 1992-93, she was named the Cental Coast Section girls' basketball honor coach of the year."

Plaque commemorating Pam Wimberly of Menlo-Atherton High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 18, 1993. Plaque includes image of Wimberly and a brief biography: "For Pam Wimberly, winning has never been the only thing that matters when it comes to high school athletics. The longtime girls' basketball coach at Menlo-Atherton High, she has won more games - 568 - than any female mentor in California. / At the South County school, her teams have captured 14 league varsity championships and four Central Coast Section titles. / But it is her off-the-court work that sets Wimberly apart. She has been a stickler for decorum and sportsmanship, and she has i