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Friends Historical Library collection of panoramic photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-172

Scope and Contents

This collection includes rolled and flattened panoramic photos, mostly Quaker conferences, including New York Yearly Meeting (NYYM), Friends General Conference (FGC), Friends World Conference, Young Friends Conference, and Swarthmore College student body.

Dates

  • 1911 - 1967

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

This collection is available for research use.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library. All requests for permission to reproduce images must be submitted to the Curator. Permission for publication is given on behalf Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Extent

1.5 Cubic Feet (5 boxes plus 1+++ box) : +++ stored above chart case, FHL workroom

Language

English

Overview

This collection includes rolled panoramic photos, mostly Quaker conferences, including New York Yearly Meeting (NYYM), Friends General Conference (FGC), Friends World Conference, Young Friends Conference, and more.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Most of these photographs were part of the deposit of New York Yearly Meeting records from the Haviland Record Room, 1997. Additional gifts from FGC, FWCC, Margaret Roeske, and other sources.

Existence and Location of Copies

Additional copies of some of these images may be filed under title and stored in Chart Case.

Separated Materials

In the case of FGC and FWCC, duplicate, flattened copies are stored with the FHL Chart Case: PAN ++. Check index card catalog for entries.

Processing Information

Most of these photographs were part of the deposit of New York Yearly Meeting records from the Haviland Record Room, 1997. In the case of FGC and FWCC, duplicate, flattened copies are stored with the FHL Chart Case: PAN ++.

Check original index card catalog for entries. Cards have been made for the photographs of New York Yearly Meeting, but there is inconsistency in titles.
Author
Zoe Peyton Jones
Date
2018
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Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library

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