The Emperor's Bridge Campaign

TO HONOR THE LIFE + ADVANCE THE LEGACY OF EMPEROR NORTON

RESEARCH • EDUCATION • ADVOCACY

2015 IN RESEARCH: Findings, Ferretings & [F]otographs — Fantastic!

 
Detail of photograph of the second-floor Library Room of the 1866 building of the Mechanics' Institute, San Francisco. The Institute was a regular afternoon haunt of Emperor Norton. He  wrote many of his Proclamations there and would have been very familiar with this room. Source: Mechanics' Institute.

Detail of photograph of the second-floor Library Room of the 1866 building of the Mechanics' Institute, San Francisco. The Institute was a regular afternoon haunt of Emperor Norton. He  wrote many of his Proclamations there and would have been very familiar with this room. Source: Mechanics' Institute.

 

Here, in one handy list, are the links to The Emperor's Campaign's original research and other commentary that we published on our blog in 2015.*

Have a look around. If you've not already read all of these, you're sure to learn something new!



JANUARY 2015
The Emperor's New Year, 1875

The Birth of the Bay Bridge (Proclamation No. 1)

The Necropolis (And So Much More) of San Francisco

The Fourth of February of the San Francisco of 1865 


FEBRUARY
2015
Joshua Abraham Norton, b. 4 February 1818

Zpub, Emperor Norton Records & The Emperor's Birth Date: A Case Study in Good Intentions & Undue Influence


MARCH
2015
Angels in the Architecture

An Emperor Norton Essay With Legs

Joshua Norton at the Rassette House


APRIL
2015
Emperor Norton at the Metropolitan Hotel

The Proclamatorium of Post Street

The Confluence of Market, Post & Montgomery Streets in 1868

Mr. Hutchinson's Mementos


MAY
2015
The Snubs of 1934

The Eights Have It!

In the Emperor's Study


JUNE
2015
The Emperor of Brooklyn

Emperor Norton in Profile, c.1878

Herb Caen, Emperor Norton & "Frisco"


JULY
2015
Emperor Norton at Ease


AUGUST
2015
The Houseworth Photographs


SEPTEMBER
2015
The Original Public Advocate

Peremptory

An Empire of the Heart


OCTOBER
2015
A Mysterious Signature


NOVEMBER
2015
"Let the Emperor Have Skates — Or Close Up the Rinks!"

Emperor Norton Welcomes the Stranger



DECEMBER 2015
No. 2234

A Case for "Frisco"


* Excludes posts about Campaign events, press coverage, etc.


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