Penn Law School Photograph Collection
Held at: University of Pennsylvania: Biddle Law Library [Contact Us]3460 Chestnut Street, Biddle Law Library, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3406
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the University of Pennsylvania: Biddle Law Library. 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
The Penn Law School Photograph Collection includes photographs and other images documenting faculty, students, alumni events, and construction at Penn Law School from the 1950s through the 1990s.
- Unprocessed Photographs
This collection will be added to as new items are received.
Many of these photographs were likely located in the department charged with publishing the Law Alumni Journal prior to their transfer to the Archives.
Unknown. Items in this collection are believed to have been transferred to the Archives on a periodic basis.
Processed by Christian Grippe and Jordon Steele, November 2010-March 2011.
- University of Pennsylvania: Biddle Law Library
- Finding Aid Author
- Jordon Steele
- Finding Aid Date
- Access Restrictions
The archives reserves the right to restrict access to materials of sensitive nature. Please contact the department for further information.
- Use Restrictions
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Black-and-white and color photographs of activity and staff in the library.
These items appear to be negatives of photographs taken before the demolition of the rowhouses to create Hill field, circa 1960.
pictures of students studying from 1953, an exterior shot of Lewis Hall from the 1950s, an oversize portrait photograph of William Draper Lewis, library staff photos from the 1980s and 1990s, photographs from the Law School Light Opera Company from 1995, construction photographs from the 1990s, and unidentified negatives.