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Catherine Pessino photographic slides of Mexico

Identifier: PSC 395

Scope and Contents

Photographs taken in Mexico: Mitla and Monte Alban. Includes architectural details of geometric patterns, close up sections of a painted wall.


  • 1953 July


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0.25 Linear Feet (1 box )

8 Photographic Slides : color ; 35mm

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condition reviewed 20110826 fair; trays are caving

General Note

Previous number used: NEH 2296

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All slides have captions.

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May includes field photographs.

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Collection contains some K numbers.

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All slides have glass mounts.

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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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