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J. Passmore Elkinton lantern slides

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-197

Scope and Contents

This collection contains lantern slides from J. Passmore's time in Japan. The slides are in color and depict various sites and scenes in Japan. Elkinton probably used the slides to share his time in Japan with Friends at home.

Dates

  • 1900 - 1960

Creator

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.

Biographical / Historical

J. (Joseph) Passmore Elkinton was active in the Society of Friends in the Midwest and traveled to Japan and China on religious visits. His sister, Mary Passmore Elkinton, married the Japanese diplomat, Dr. Inazo Nitobe, in 1891.

Extent

.2 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)

Language

English

Overview

J. (Joseph) Passmore Elkinton was active in the Society of Friends in the Midwest and traveled to Japan and China on religious visits. His sister, Mary Passmore Elkinton, married the Japanese diplomat, Dr. Inazo Nitobe, in 1891. This collection contains lantern slides from J. Passmore's time in Japan.

Related Materials

This collection is related to RG5/037: Elkinton family papers.
Author
Zoe Peyton Jones
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Script of description
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