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Philip Hanson Hiss photographic slide collection of world travel, part 2 of 2, 1980-1982.

Identifier: PSC 543-547


Travel photography from around the world. 543-546. "Trip Around the World" (1980-1981). Images include landscapes, street scenes, monuments, aerial photographs, sunsets, animals and nature. No specific locations are indicated. 547. National Parks United States (1982). Photographs taken of the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, Zion National Park, Red Canyon, Cedar Breaks National Monument, Rancho Mirage, and some photos at the hotel pool.


  • 1980-1982

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2200 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm

2.25 Linear Feet (5 boxes )

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condition reviewed 20110826 good

Related Archival Materials

Indicator 1 Associated Materials-- Note--AMNH Special Collections has additional slides of the Hiss world travel collection in PSC 258-298.

General Note

Labels on boxes have old box numbers, possibly legacy information.

General Note

Slides in PSC 543-546 have round blue labels with numbers 46-92.

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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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