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Latin America photographs collection


Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Overview and metadata sections

An open collection of Latin America photographs. Currently consists of 390 small format (1.5" x 2") snapshots taken, apparently, by an engineer who worked in Peru, South America. Other places include the Panama Canal and Havana, Cuba. Ten of the photographs deal with the miners' strike of November 11, 1930, in Oroya, Peru. Most are captioned in ink on the verso.

C 1355

This is an open collection that continually grows from gifts and purchases.

Acquisition information not available.

No appraisal information is available.

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

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.

Collection Inventory

Latin America photographs collection, 1930s. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

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