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Finding Aid for the Collection of glass slides of North American Indian Cultures, ca. 1890-1925
1910  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of glass slides of North American Indian Cultures
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1890-1925
    Collection number: 1910
    Extent: 3 oversize boxes (3 linear ft.)
    Abstract: An artificial collection of commercially produced glass slides depicting various North American Indian cultures.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Language of the Material: Materials are in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Purchase, 1974.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Benjamin Formaker-Olivas and Lilace Hatayama, June 2012.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Collection of glass slides of North American Indian Cultures (Collection Number 1910). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Scope and Content

    The collection consists of commercially produced black and white and hand-colored glass slides depicting various aspects of North American Indian cultures, primarily Alaskan, Northwest, Southwest and Plains nations. Commercial slide companies represented include Keystone View Co., McIntosh Battery & Optical Co. and Photo Art S & S Co.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Photographic Studio
    2. Subject

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Indians of North America --Photographs.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Slides (Photography)