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World War II photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss036B

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains photographs relating to World War II from photo services -- notably the AP Photo Service -- and the files of the St. Paul Dispatch. The photographs had been part of the newspaper's collection.

Dates

  • 1912-1946 (bulk 1939-1945)

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

The collection is open and available for use by researchers in the Andersen Library Reading Room.

Restrictions on Use

Rights to the photographs were not transferred to the Archives.

Extent

25 boxes

Abstract

The collection contains photographs relating to World War II from photo services and the files of the St. Paul Dispatch. The photographs had been part of the newspaper's collection.

Arrangement

The collection is organized alphabetically by subject.

Physical Location

Mezz (R80, D5, S4-D6, S2)

Other Finding Aid

A more detailed list of photographs in the collection is available in the Archives.

Acquisition

The collection was received from Professor Harold C. Deutsch in the 1950s.

Related Material

Related collections at the University of Minnesota Libraries include: World War Materials (Miscellaneous) (Mss036A); World War poster collection (Mss036).

Creator

Title
World War II photograph collection
Author
Archives staff
Date
1970s
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Upper Midwest Literary Archives Collecting Area

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