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Alonzo Pond Deserts of the World photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 405-406

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.

Dates

  • circa 1950s

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.

Extent

1103 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm

1 Linear Foot (2 boxes )

Language of Materials

English

Condition

condition reviewed 20110826 fair

General Note

Some slides have captions.

General Note

Some slides have glass mounts.

Title
Alonzo Pond Deserts of the World photographic slides, circa 1950s
Author
Iris Lee
Date
2011-2012
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English
Sponsor
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 Research Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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