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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works that discuss photographs themselves as objects of special interest, including their classification, cataloging, copying, coloring, mounting, etc.

Found in 91 Collections and/or Records:

Martin A. Brunor Papers, 1906, 1936-1983, 2020, undated

Identifier: E 12
Abstract The Martin A. Brunor Papers contain research conducted by Brunor on and about the island and Indigenous peoples of Rurutu and other Austral Islands. The collection includes photographs, notes, typed manuscripts, transcriptions of Rururtan manuscripts, film, and taped interviews. The collection also contains personal materials not directly related to Brunor's professional work, such as financial documents, diaries in physical and audio form, and family papers. Where possible, the original...
Dates: 1906, 1936-1983, 2020, undated

Mary Saltonstall Parker Papers, 1763-1984, undated

Identifier: MSS 388

This collection contains correspondence, diaries, newspaper clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, original artwork, and sampler patterns from Mary Saltonstall Parker and other family members.

Dates: 1763-1984, undated

Mrs. Alfred M. Frost Diary, circa 1900-1910

Identifier: MSS 350

This manuscript diary, circa 1900-1910, was kept by Mrs. Alfred Frost of Poughkeepsie, New York, and it records a five-week journey through southeastern China.

Dates: circa 1900-1910

New England Railroad Collection, 1823-1992, undated

Identifier: MSS 436
Abstract The material in this collection represents approximately 130 railroad companies owned or operated in New England, from the early proliferation of many small short-lines through their gradual absorption into larger and fewer multi-route systems. Although this finding aid lists many small companies separately, some records may have been produced at a time when those lines were leased or owned by a parent company. A large percentage of the Railroad Collection consists of annual corporate...
Dates: 1823-1992, undated; Majority of material found within 1830-1958

North Shore Philharmonic Orchestra Records, 1949-1994, undated

Identifier: MSS 249

The North Shore Philharmonic Orchestra records include newspaper clippings, programs, posters, and photographs of orchestra members and guest artists.

Dates: 1949-1994, undated

Osborne Family Papers, 1733-1913

Identifier: MSS 357

This collection documents the business and personal dealings of the Osborne family of Salem and Danvers, Massachusetts, from 1733 to 1913.

Dates: 1733-1913

Osgood Family Papers, 1661-1932, undated

Identifier: MSS 189

The Osgood Family papers document five generations of the Osgood family of Salem, Massachusetts, including the shipping and business papers of John Osgood (1758-1826), shoemakers' ledgers of Nathaniel (1714-1799) and Christopher (1748-1828) Osgood, and John F. Osgood's (1825-1894) autobiography describing his international travels.

Dates: 1661-1932, undated

Pedrick Family Papers, 1799-1918, undated

Identifier: MSS 347

The Pedrick Family Papers include letters and other papers relating to John C. Pedrick, 3rd (1773-1853) and his son John Carder Pedrick (1804- ), plus photographs and other genealogical information about the Fettyplace and Pedrick families.

Dates: 1799-1918, undated

Peirce-Nichols Family of Salem, Massachusetts, 1702-1967, undated

Identifier: MSS 468

This collection contains the papers of five generations of the Peirce and Nichols families of Salem, Massachusetts.

Dates: 1702-1967, undated

Philip Little Family Papers, 1838-1966, undated

Identifier: MSS 661

The collection contains correspondence, legal papers, photographs, sketches and sketchbooks of this Salem, Massachusetts, artist.

Dates: 1838-1966, undated