Hearne Lantern Slide Collection

Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
(213) 763-3359
seavercenter@nhm.org.
http://www.nhm.org/site/research-collections/seaver-center
2013


Descriptive Summary

Title: Hearne Lantern Slide Collection
Dates: 1885-1935
Collection Number: P-230
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 887 items
Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
Abstract: A collection of 887 slides, many of which are hand-colored. Some of the slides have the names of Los Angeles photographers such as Dresser, C.C. Pierce, Putnam-Valentine, and F.H. Maude. There are also quite a few with the marking of the Passenger Department of the Southern Pacific Railroad. ca. 1880s-1930s
Language of Material: English

Access

Research is by appointment only

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

Hearne Lantern Slide Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Scope and Content of Collection

A collection of 887 slides, many of which are hand-colored. Some of the slides have the names of Los Angeles photographers such as Dresser, C.C. Pierce, Putnam-Valentine, and F.H. Maude. There are also quite a few with the marking of the Passenger Department of the Southern Pacific Railroad. ca. 1880s-1930s

Indexing Terms

Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
Lantern slides.