Register of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin Collection, circa 1900-1919

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Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin Collection, circa 1900-1919

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
The Hoover Institution staff
Encoded by:
Brooke Dykman Dockter
© 2000 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: State Historical Society of Wisconsin Collection,
Date (inclusive): circa 1900-1919
Collection Number: 69024
Collector: State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 2 boxes of glass plates (1.9 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Depicts military camps in the United States during World War I, miscellaneous World War I scenes in Europe, and scenes from the Boxer Rebellion in China. Includes glass plate negatives. Collected by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research. Glass plates may be viewed only under supervision of archivist. 35mm access slides of some glass plates are available; these are noted in finding aid.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], State Historical Society of Wisconsin Collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1969.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Scope and Content of Collection

Depicts military camps in the United States during World War I, miscellaneous World War I scenes in Europe, and scenes from the Boxer Rebellion in China. Includes prints, negatives, postcards, and glass plate negatives. Collected by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, the original organization, titles, and numbering have been retained.

Arrangement

The collection is organized into three series: Military camps negatives, prints and postcards, World War I miscellaneous prints, and World War I and Boxer Rebellion glass plate negatives.

Access Points

United States. Army--Pictorial works.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1914-1918--Pictorial works.
China.
China--History--Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901--Pictorial works.
United States--Armed Forces.
State Historical Society of Wisconsin.


Container List

Box/Folder: 1-2

Military camps negatives, prints and postcards, 1917-1918.

Scope and Content Note

Contains images relating to United States military camps of the period 1917-1918. It is arranged by camp name or location.
Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas (20 negatives, 33 prints)

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

Camp Bowie, Fort Worth, Texas (1 negative)

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

Fort Casey, Washington (6 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

Charleston, South Carolina, U.S Naval training camp (70 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Fort Devens, Ayer, Massachusetts (148 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Fort Dix, Wrightstown, New Jersey (48 negatives, 30 prints, 2 postcards)

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

Camp Doniphan and Fort Sill, Oaklahoma (33 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 8

Camp Fremont, California (42 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 9

Camp Funston, Kansas (25 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 10

Camp Grant, Rickford, Illinois (2 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 11

Hampton Roads, Virginia, Naval Operating Base; Naval Aviators (80 negatives, 1 print)

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

Camp Hancock, Augusta, Georgia (41 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

Camp Harry Jones, Douglas, Arizona (29 negatives, 1 print)

Box/Folder: 1 : 14

Camp Humphreys, Virginia (84 negatives, 1 print)

Box/Folder: 1 : 15

Camp Johnston, Jacksonville, FL (22 postcards)

Box/Folder: 1 : 16

Camp Kearney, California (64 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 17

Laredo, Texas (4 negatives, 1 print)

Box/Folder: 1 : 18

Camp Lee, Petersburg, Virginia (13 negatives, 13 prints)

Box/Folder: 1 : 19

Camp Lewis, Washington (81 negatives, 4 prints)

Box/Folder: 1 : 20

Camp Logan, Houston, Texas (2 negatives)

Box/Folder: 1 : 21

Camp Lynch, Washington, DC, American University camp (17 negatives, 16 prints)

Box/Folder: 1 : 22

Fort Myer, Virginia, Washington, DC) (24 negatives, 11 prints)

Box/Folder: 2 : 1

Newport News, Virginia (6 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2 : 2

Parris Island, South Carolina (198 negatives, 4 prints)

Box/Folder: 2 : 3

Camp Pike, Little Rock, AR (46 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2 : 4

Portsmouth, Virginia battleships (2 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2 : 5

Quantico, Virginia (U.S. Marine) (41 negatives, 28 prints)

Box/Folder: 2 : 6

U.S. Hospital Ship Repose, 1946 (16 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2 : 7

Camp Roberts, California (1 negative)

Box/Folder: 2 : 8

Saint Helena, Norfolk, Virginia (Naval Training Station) (39 negatives, 6 prints)

Box/Folder: 2 : 9

Camp Shelby, Mississippi (44 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2 : 10

Fort Sill, Oaklahoma (9 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2 : 11

Camp Travis, San Antonio, Texas, 1918 (3 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2 : 12

Camp Vail, New Jersey (3 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2 : 13

Washington, D.C. Marine barracks (36 negatives)

Box/Folder: 2

Miscellaneous prints World War I, circa 1900-1919

Box/Folder: 2 : 14

World War I in France (3 prints)

Box/Folder: 2 : 15

One little map of Hungary

Box/Folder: 2 : 16

Pamphlet, Young Women's Christian Association Overseas, 1919

Box/Folder: 2 : 17

Panoramic portraits, World War I (2 prints)

Box/Folder: 3-4

World War I and Boxer Rebellion glass negatives, circa 1900-1919.

Scope and Content Note

Contains images related to Allied Europe, Belgium, the Boxer Rebellion, and Canada. Arranged alphabetically by subject. Glass plates may be viewed only under supervision of archivist.
Box/Folder: 3

Allied Europe (42 glass negatives)

Box/Folder: 3

2461 - 2463

Box/Folder: 3

2465

Box/Folder: 3

2477 - 2479

Box/Folder: 3

2481

Box/Folder: 3

2485 - 2489

Box/Folder: 3

2494 - 2496

Box/Folder: 3

2498 - 2512

Box/Folder: 3

2514 - 2518

Box/Folder: 3

2520

Box/Folder: 3

2523 - 2525

Box/Folder: 3

2529

Box/Folder: 3

2532

Box/Folder: 3

"Belgium's Pathetic Story" (18 glass negatives)

Box/Folder: 3

3393

Box/Folder: 3

3464

Box/Folder: 3

3470

Box/Folder: 3

3486

Box/Folder: 3

3498 - 3499

Box/Folder: 3

3503 - 3504

Box/Folder: 3

3509

Box/Folder: 3

3512 - 3514

Box/Folder: 3

3516

Box/Folder: 3

3520

Box/Folder: 3

3529

Box/Folder: 3

3534 - 3536

Box/Folder: 3

Boxer Rebellion (35 glass negatives) 1898-1901

Box/Folder: 3

14070 - Chinese "Boxer"

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14071 - Inside a Chinese arsenal, Tientsin (Tainjin), China

Box/Folder: 3

14072 - British Indian troops in camp, Peking (Beijing), China

Box/Folder: 3

14073 - Fortifications, Taku, China

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14074 - The Great Wall of China, near Shang-Hai-Kwan, 1901

Box/Folder: 3

14075 - The Summer Palace, near Peking (Beijing), 1900

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14076 - Russian troops returning from march into the Forbidden City, Peking (Beijing), China

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14081 - Group of distinguished Chinese officials calling on General Chaff at his headquarters in the Temple of Agriculture, Peking (Beijing), China

Box/Folder: 3

14083 - British Marines, Tientsin (Tainjin), China

Box/Folder: 3

14084 - U.S. Army officers with Japanese and American soldiers, Taku, China

Box/Folder: 3

14085 - Japanese troops returning from their march through the Forbidden City, Peking (Beijing), China

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14086 - Near the U.S. Legation, looking N.W. from Ft. Myer on the Tartar Wall, Peking (Beijing), 1900

Box/Folder: 3

14087 - Pagoda on wall about Peking (Beijing), China

Box/Folder: 3

14088 - Russian troops

Box/Folder: 3

14089 - American artillery during the march on Peking (Beijing), 1900 August

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14303 - Company of American soldiers

Box/Folder: 3

14304 - Russian troops entering Peking (Beijing), China, 1900 August

Box/Folder: 3

14305 - Fort No. 2, Shang-Hai-Kwan, in March 1901, from south corner (point "C" on sketch 1901)

Box/Folder: 3

14312 - 12th Royal Field Artillery (British) with Chinese Relief Expedition, Peking (Beijing), 1900

Box/Folder: 3

14316 - Japanese troops

Box/Folder: 3

14317 - Scene in front of Temple of Agriculture, Peking (Beijing), Camel train bringing in coal, 1900

Box/Folder: 3

14576 - Japanese pack train en route to Peking (Beijing), China

Box/Folder: 3

14580 - Fortifications, Taku, 1900

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14581 - View of fortifications and harbor, Taku, 1900

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14582 - Japanese artillery, Peking (Beijing), 1900

Box/Folder: 3

14583 - British and native officers-16th Bengal Lancers, 1900

Box/Folder: 3

14584 - Fort No. 1, Shang-Hai-Kwan, 1900

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14585 - Japanese pack train

Box/Folder: 3

14586 - Peking (Beijing), China

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14587 - American troops scaling walls of gate to Peking (Beijing), China

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14588 - Japanese troops

Box/Folder: 3

14589 - Fortifications, Taku, China

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14590 - Artillery in action

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

14595 - Temple near Ching-Hing, on road from Peking (Beijing) to Nan-Kow pass, 1901

Box/Folder: 3

14601 - Tower in Black Fort, Tientsin (Tainjin), 1901

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 3

Canada (5 glass negatives)

Box/Folder: 3

22333 - French refugees returning to the re-conquered land, 1917

Scope and Content Note

(from Great War painting hanging in Senate Chamber at Ottawa)
Box/Folder: 3

22340 - Canadian Veterinary Unit in France, 1915

Box/Folder: 3

22889 - Landing of the 1st Canadians at St. Nazaire, France, 1915

Box/Folder: 3

22890 - Canadian Railway Construction Corps in France, 1915

Box/Folder: 3

22891 - Canada's "Watch on the Rhine"

Box/Folder: 4

Glimpses of the Great War (83 glass negatives, 1 glass positive)

Box/Folder: 4

5589 - 5597

Box/Folder: 4

5598

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 4

5599 - 5607

Box/Folder: 4

5609 - 5633

Box/Folder: 4

5635 - 5640

Box/Folder: 4

5641 - Italian King with troops

Box/Folder: 4

5642 - Italian armored motorcar

Box/Folder: 4

5645 - 5652

Box/Folder: 4

5655 - 5660

Box/Folder: 4

5663 - 5668

Box/Folder: 4

5671 - 5672

Box/Folder: 4

5677 - 5683

Box/Folder: 4

5686 - 5687 (copy slides available)

Box/Folder: 4

5688 - 5713

Box/Folder: 4

5714

Note

(copy slide available)
Box/Folder: 4

5715 - 5724

Box/Folder: 4

from Allied Europe (1 glass negative)

Box/Folder: 4

2578 - 2579