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Norman D. Newell and Robert Adlington photographic slides of Peru, 1947.

Identifier: PSC 383


Photographs of people, landscapes, animals, Indian festivals, ancient ruins. Places include Cuzco, Machu Picchu, Huancayo, among others.


  • 1947


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0.25 Linear Feet (1 box )

174 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm

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condition reviewed 20110826 fair; some slides are opaque, may be deteriorating

Related Archival Materials

Indicator 1 Associated Materials-- Note--AMNH Special Collections has the original caption list in Documentation File, NEH 2143.

General Note

Previous numbers used: NEH 2147, NEH 2143, K4644, K4652, K4663, K4669, USDE 2832, PC Inventory 76

General Note

Many slides have glass mounts.

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Most slides have captions.

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May include field photographs.

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Many slides have K numbers.


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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

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