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Collection Overview

Creator:
Mackenzie, George L. (George Law).
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
George Law Mackenzie photograph albums
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/pz50gz682
Dates:
1901-1905
Size:
1 box and .4 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

George Law MacKenzie was a student at the Institution of Mining Engineers (Great Britain) as well as an elected member of the Geological Society of London (1902). Consists of three photograph albums containing 148 albumen and gelatin silver snapshots. Two of the albums were compiled by Mackenzie and apparently document a single trip across Europe and the United States with images of cities, mines, and people encountered along the way. Many images have manuscript captions.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of three photograph albums containing 148 albumen and gelatin silver snapshots. Two of the albums were compiled by Mackenzie and apparently document a single trip across Europe and the United States with images of cities, mines, and people encountered along the way. Many images have manuscript captions. A third album was apparently owned by Mr. and Mrs. Frank C. Churchil of Muskogee, Oklahoma, of scenes in the West as well as Native Americans. Contains typescript captions.

Arrangement:

Albums are arranged chronologically into three folders.

Collection Creator Biography:

Mackenzie, George L. (George Law).

George Law MacKenzie was a student at the Institution of Mining Engineers (Great Britain) as well as an elected member of the Geological Society of London (1902).

Colonel Frank C. Churchill was employed by the United States Indian Agency and was known to travel with his wife Clara to observe and photograph Native American life across the North American continent.

Note:

WC 003

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift, 1994. .

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

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:

George Law Mackenzie photograph albums; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/pz50gz682
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184