Fisher slide collection of world travel, part 1 of 2
Scope and Contents
Travel photography taken on trips around the world. 221. Peru (1947), Machu Picchu (1947), Brazil (1950), Mexico (1951), Colombia (1952, 1958), Venezuela (1952), Guatemala (1959), Antigua (1959), Mexico City (1959). 222. Trips taken in 1961 and 1966 to Nicaragua, Honduras, Rumas, Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Mexico. 223-229. Trips taken in the 1970s to India, Central Asia, Southeast Asia, Easter Island, Egypt, Enchanted Islands, New Guinea, Turkey, Mesopotamia, and Indonesia. Photographs of monuments, archaeological artifacts, portraits, landscape, nature, animals, Italian art and architecture (possibly copy slides).
Restrictions on Access
Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.
4.5 Linear Feet (9 boxes)
approximately 4700 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm.
Language of Materials
Most slides contain captions.
Slides in Boxes 1-2 have been arranged; Boxes 3-9 have location and Fisher's collection numbers written on the slide trays, but no further arrangement has been made.
condition reviewed 20110826 good
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).
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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.
Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository
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