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Photographic Print Collection

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Distinguishes collections in the Library that are part of the Photographic Print Collection (PPC) data set.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Alfred J. Klein African landscapes

Identifier: PPC .K542
Scope and Contents

African landscapes.

Dates: undated

Alfred J. Klein East Africa collection

Identifier: PPC .K54
Scope and Contents

Images from East Africa.

Dates: 1923

East Africa photograph album

Identifier: PPC .K543
Scope and Contents

Field photos including animals, indigenous peoples, and sites in East Africa, many in Nairobi, Kenya.

Dates: [1923]

Photographs of African people and culture

Identifier: PPC .A381
Scope and Content Note The majority of this collection consists of photographs and photographic postcards of African people, locations and objects. Many of the photographs are portraits and various cultures are represented. Most of the images are captioned and several items are accompanied by brief notes.The earliest dated item is among a group of photographs collected by Franz Uri Boas for research (Folder 1). These include various objects of ritual and daily use, pygmies at the 1904 St. Louis...
Dates: circa 1904-1950