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Glass Plate Negative Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA067

Abstract

This is a collection of glass plate negatives that depict various people, events, places, buildings, and subjects related to Elon University. The majority of the glass plate negatives and the content represented are from the 19th and 20th centuries. The collection is arranged into six boxes. The glass plate negatives are arranged alphabetically by given name, and this order spans across five of the six boxes with the unidentified glass plate negatives included in boxes four and five. Box six includes a different size glass plate negative, therefore the titles in this box are arranged from A-Z with some unidentified buildings and people included. Please refer to the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection" for more specific information about what is included in the collection. All the glass plate negatives in this collection have been scanned and digital copies of each image exists. Below in the "Detailed Description of the Collection" section the name of the folder is listed, as well as the digital file name. Please consult with the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for information on how to access the digital images.

Dates

  • undated

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

The nature of the Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research of otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Extent

3 Linear Feet (6 archival boxes )

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

The collection is arranged into six boxes. The glass plate negatives are arranged alphabetically by given name, and this order spans across five of the six boxes with the unidentified glass plate negatives included in boxes four and five. Box six includes a different size glass plate negative, therefore the titles in this box are arranged from A-Z with some unidentified buildings and people included.

Physical Location

The collection is located in the Carol Grotnes Belk Library Archives and Special Collections at Elon University. Please contact the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for further details about the location.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown. Materials collected and assembled over many years to form collection

Related Materials

Please consult with the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for additional information about related materials to this collection.

Processing Information

Processed by Katie Nash, April, 2012

Author
Encoded by Katie Nash, May, 2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Belk Library Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Belk Library, Room 204
Campus Box 2550
Elon U.S.A. - North Carolina 27244