Alonzo Pond Deserts of the World photographic slides
Scope and Contents
Travel photography taken mostly of deserts. Includes aerial and land views of deserts, as well as landscapes, architecture, and street scenes from cities. Places include Lebanon, Syria, Kuwait, Baghdad, Greece, Peru, Chile, Niger, and Bolivia.
Hard copy of slide list available with the collection.
- circa 1950s
- Pond, Alonzo William, 1894-1986 (Person)
Restrictions on Access
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1103 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm
1 Linear Foot (2 boxes )
Language of Materials
condition reviewed 20110826 fair
Some slides have captions.
Some slides have glass mounts.
- Alonzo Pond Deserts of the World photographic slides, circa 1950s
- Iris Lee
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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.
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