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Gulmez frères
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Gülmez Frères Photographs Collection
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 1.4 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


Consists of an open collection of photographs by the Turkish photographers Gülmez Frères.

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection is an open collection of photographs by the Gülmez Frères. Included are five albumen prints of scenes in the area around Constantinople and a six-part gelatine silver print panorama of the Bosporus.

Collection Creator Biography:

The Gülmez Frères were three brothers, of Armenian origin, who operated a photography studio in Istanbul, Turkey.

Collection History


Purchase: Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by James Clark '14 in 2012.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Gülmez Frères Photographs Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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