Nevada Photographers Imprint Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC1398

Scope and Contents

The Nevada Photographers Imprint Collection contains 81 early albumen photographs, primarily carte de viste and cabinet card format, from different photographers working in the 1860s-1880s in Nevada and Silver City, Idaho Territory.

Dates

  • circa 1867-1888

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Historical Note

The Nevada Photographers Imprint Collection was collected by Steve Turner and documents early Nevada and western United States photographers.

Extent

81 Photographic Prints

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Nevada Photographers Imprint Collection contains albumen photographs, primarily carte de viste and cabinet card format, from different photographers working in the 1860s-1880s in Nevada and Silver City, Idaho Territory.

Arrangement

Arranged by the location of the photographer or geographic location in which the photographer was active.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Steve Turner in December 2020.

Source

Creator

Title
Guide to the Nevada Photographers Imprint Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Jessica Maddox
Date
March 2021
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)