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Photography

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

William Baxter family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-144
Overview William Baxter (1824-1886) was a Philadelphia Quaker wool merchant who later settled in Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana. He was active in social reform, particularly in the temperance movement. This collection contains Baxter family pictures, in the form of albums and loose photographs.
Dates: 1840 - 1942

Leeds family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1284
Overview Family papers, including correspondence and photographs.
Dates: 1860-2000

Sol Mednick papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-813
Overview Papers relating to the film and photography departments at the Philadelphia College of Art and proposals for the establishment of the Creative Photographers' School, all by Sol Mednick in the 1960s, as well as biographical materials about Mednick and about exhibits of his work and a thesis mentioning Mednick.
Dates: 1946-1977

Joseph C. Turnpenny scrapbook

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-069
Overview The scrapbook has an embossed cover titled Joseph C. Turnpenny and contains a collection of approximately 60 mostly loose 19th century engravings, lithographs, full-sized silhouettes, photographs, post cards, and other prints, primarily of Quaker and Philadelphia scenes. It is labelled on the first page "Elizabeth Bunting Scrapbook," but the contents indicate that Joseph C. Turnpenny, a member of Spruce Street Monthly Meeting, was a collector, perhaps together with Elizabeth Bunting and later...
Dates: 1833 - 1926