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COLLECTION Identifier: Negative File

Reproductions of Houghton Library collection material

Scope and Contents

Photographic negatives, color transparencies, slides, photo CDs, and digital film of individual pages or whole works from Houghton's collections, occasionally accompanied by black and white prints and related material; most are identified by call number written on the media or on accompanying notes.

Dates

  • circa 1942-2018

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for consultation.

Conditions Governing Use

Collection items may be available for reproduction; consult library staff for more information.

Extent

30 linear feet (113 boxes)

Biographical / Historical

Duplicate reproductions retained by the Houghton Library of reproductions made, usually by Harvard Library Imaging Services, for patrons or for the library.

Arrangement

Arranged in three series: Photographic negatives and color transparencies; Slides; and Digital reproductions.

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2019M-46. Collection comprised of duplicate reproductions retained by the library.

Processing Information

Processing Information Processed by Melanie Wisner, 2019.
Link to catalog

Creator

Title
Houghton Library, collector. Reproductions of Houghton Library collection material (Negative File): Guide.
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Date
2019 January 7
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou03066

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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