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Ruth Fields photographic slide collection, 1959-1986.

Identifier: PSC 169


Mostly photographs of birds in nature. Also includes mammals and insects as well as Seminole Indians.


  • 1959-1986

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0.5 Linear Feet (1 box )

circa 600 Photographic Slides

Language of Materials



condition reviewed 20110826 good

Related Archival Materials

Indicator 1 Associated Materials-- Note--Additional slides from Ruth Field's collection can be found in PSC 214-219.

General Note

Many slides have captions.

General Note

Individual slides are not numbered.

General Note

Many 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 Research Library Special Collections Repository

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