American Museum Congo expedition photographs
Scope and Contents
Field photographs of Congo Expeditions from 1909-1915.
- American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) (Organization)
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Conditions Governing Access
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58 boxes (approximately 16,000 photographic prints)
Includes field photographs.
Originally in albums organized by subject.
Some photographs have negative numbers.
Three lantern slides included in box 54.
Condition reviewed 2010 good; Prints are sleeved. Several albums have not been processed. Box 58, 6 prints of digital library posters need conservation. Box 55 has 1 torn print.
- American Museum Congo expedition photographs, 1909-1915
- Iris Lee, 2010
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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.