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Photograph albums

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

A. Mercer Daniel Photographic Album

Identifier: 2022-003
Scope and Contents This collection is a personal photo album created by A. Mercer Daniel, a law librarian and the first African American member of the American Association of Law Libraries, documenting the 1910s–1960s with an emphasis on the 1930s. There are 216 photographs on 114 pages, mostly black and white and some sepia; most inserted into corner mounts, the rest adhesive mounted. Most photographs measure 2 ¼” x 3” to 5 ½” x 3 ½”, all are captioned. 22 photographs lacking from album and 2 with surface loss...
Dates: 1910 - 1960

Cuba Photograph Album and Journal

Identifier: MSS-4173
Overview Part photograph album and part travel log, this album, kept by an American woman while on vacation in Havana, Cuba, in the summer of 1946.
Dates: 1946 July

Herman W. and Mattie Hesse Photograph Album

Identifier: 2012-004
Abstract One photographic album of Dr. Herman W. and Mattie Hesse’s trip to Europe aboard the S.S. Berlin in June 1930. Album contains photographs and picture postcards of famous European landmarks in England, Western Europe, and Canada.
Dates: 1930-06

I. A. Winter's Canoe Trip Photographic Album

Identifier: 2014-002
Abstract This collection consists of one photographic album with forty-three images recording the canoe trip through Alabama and Tennessee, by I. A. Winter in 1914.
Dates: 1914

Kenneth and Ginny Daniel Collection

Identifier: MSS-3455
Overview This collection consists of Daniel's family photo album.
Dates: 1890 - 2001

Lincoln Normal School Photographic Albums

Identifier: WP-2013001
Overview This collection consists of two personal albums with photographs of teachers, administrators, and students at the Lincoln Normal School, an early African-American school in Marion, Alabama. The albums include formal group portraits, informal photographs from everyday life, and images of the school's surroundings.
Dates: 1909 - 1924

Mary Yost Photographic Album

Identifier: 2022-011
Scope and Contents This collection is of one photographic album of 70 pages with 270 black and white photographs assembled by Mary Yost of a group of friends and spouses who were motorcycle enthusiasts and their travels through the American southeast. Captured are images of an unofficial motorcycle club and their trips, travels, daily life in Virginia and surrounding states, and images of military men at American bases during World War II. Photographs measure between 2¾”x 2½” and 3½” x 5” and most are captioned.
Dates: 1940 - 1942

Mogiana Railway Photographic Album

 Collection — Box 2022-005: [1005697225]
Identifier: 2022-005
Scope and Contents Collection contains one photograph album from 1900 of 39 gelatin silver prints by photographer O. Sainati of Campinas-based Mogiana Railway stations, bridges, locomotives, and surrounding everyday life. The album is comprised of 39 card stock leaves with one photograph per page, mounted with original captions. The Mogiana stations focused primarily on the railway line between Jaguarina and Cravinhos in the Sao Paulo state of Brazil.
Dates: 1900

Photographic Album Depicting Brazil and Argentina

Identifier: 2021-004
Overview One photographic album containing fifty black-and-white images depicting Lisbon Harbor, Brazil, and Argentina. The images feature two copper mines in the Catamarca region of Argentina, one owned by Samuel Lafone Quevedo and the other owned by Adolfo Carranza; as well as a sugar plantation owned by Alfredo Guzman. Other images depict various members of the Blamey family and the natural landscape of Argentina. The album appears to have been a gift from Henry (potentially Henry Davis Hoskold) to...
Dates: 1893

William F. Reekstin Photograph Albums

Identifier: MSS-4113
Overview Nine photograph albums of William F. Reekstin, a student at the University of Alabama in the early 1930s documenting a variety of campus venues and activities.
Dates: 1933-1935

Salvation Army in India Photograph Album

Identifier: 2016-004
Overview This album consist of 199 photographs documenting Salvation Army work in India beginning of 20th Century.
Dates: 1910 - 1981; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1923

Samuel Frances Hobbs Photographs

Identifier: 2012-005
Abstract One photographic album, labeled on the cover “Poison a Farce” theater production. Scenes show individuals in costume for theatrical production, probably at the University of Alabama, where Hobbs was a law student in 1907.
Dates: 1907

Silent Screen collection

Identifier: MSS-1272
Overview Scrapbook pages, mostly loose, containing photo clippings, and newspaper and magazine articles of silent film actors.
Dates: circa 1920s

Daniel Swist scrapbook

Identifier: MSS-2772
Overview This collection consists of a scrapbook created by Daniel J. Swist, an alumnus of the University of Alabama. The scrapbook covers the years 1937-1943 and contains many annotated photographs of friends and colleagues of Daniel Swist.
Dates: 1937-1943

Taylor Family Evangelical Tent Revival Meetings and Travel Photograph Album

Identifier: MSS-4203
Overview Photographs depicting this traveling evangelical family's travels in California, Idaho, Michigan, Wisconsin and other places in the early twentieth century.
Dates: 1914-1915

Tillery Family Photographs

Identifier: 2010-024
Abstract One hundred and seven photographs and two albums with one hundred and three photographs of the Tillery family.
Dates: 1900 - 1909

Trip through the Deep South Photographic Album

Identifier: 2020-001
Overview The collection includes one photographic album documenting a trip through the Deep South. The album includes eighty black-and-white silver gelatin photographs from a trip through Florida, Georgia, Alabama, and Arkansas in 1935 and 1936. Of particular interest are approximately twenty images depicting African Americans in the rural South.
Dates: 1935 - 1936

University of Alabama Souvenir Photographic Albums

Identifier: 2012-028
Abstract Contains two souvenir photograph albums from University of Alabama showing the campus and buildings, including Garland-Clark-Manly, Morgan, Comer, Smith (interior and exterior), Woods, President's Mansion, and fraternity houses. Twenty-six photographs (five color, twenty-one black and white) of students and campus buildings throughout the 1910s, 1930s, and 1968, including: Bibb Graves Hall, Morgan Hall, Tutwiler Dorm, Gorgas House, President’s Mansion, Bryce entrance, Union building, Quad and...
Dates: 1910 - 1968

W. C. Olds Photographic Album and Speech

Identifier: 2022-029
Scope and Contents This collection contains one photographic album of 494 black-and-white photographs and one 14-page typescript speech from compiler W. C. Olds while traveling through South America during 1906 and 1907. The photographs are of daily life, street and market scenes, and city views of destinations in South America, including Brazil, Chile, Uruguay, Argentina, Ecuador, and Paraguay. The speech is addressed to an unspecified "Board of Trade" and describes Olds meeting locals, bartering at markets, and...
Dates: 1906 - 1907

A. S. Williams III Collection of Photographic Albums

Identifier: WP-003
Overview Collection contains sixty-one photographic albums of various subjects collected by A. S. Williams III
Dates: 1840 - 2010

World War II Photograph Album

Identifier: MSS-4091
Overview Photograph album containing mainly 2.5" x 2.5" snapshots of an unidentified African American soldier during the 1940s
Dates: between 1941 and 1950