Richard Tooker photographs, 1869-1984


Richard Tooker photographs, 1869-1984

The collection consists of photographs from Richard Tooker's research papers on West Coast shipping.

1.66 linear feet



SNAC Resource ID: 6649417

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Caspar Lumber Company (corporateBody)

Richard Tooker (family)

Biography Richard Tooker was born July 2, 1917 in Syracuse, New York and raised in Canajoharie. He graduated in 1938 from Syracuse University and moved to San Francisco, California in 1942 were he began working for Southern Pacific Railroad. He later worked for a travel agency and then for Social Security Administration until 1980. In 1959, Mr. Tooker began traveling the coast of Northern California as part of his interest in scub...