Collection - Photograph Albums Collection

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Photograph Albums Collection


  • 1858 - 2004 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

220cm of photographic and some textual records in 67 Albums.

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Albums created by the Alumni Office were housed in the office of Alumni and Advancement until transfer to the Archives. All other photo albums were transferred or donated to the Archives at unknown dates.

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This collection contains photo albums assembled by St. Michael’s faculty and offices. Contents of albums include various types of photos of Basilian Fathers, campus, alumni events, travel, ceremonies, graduations, sports, theatre, architecture, portraits, and some personal photo collections.

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Two albums are missing from the collection: albums 26 and 27.

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