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University Photographs

Identifier: LU-RG13-009
This collection consists of photographs used for Lawrence University publicity and publications dating from about 1935 to 2013. Photographs were taken by staff in the Office of Communications (formerly the Office of Public Affairs or the Office of Publicity and Publications) or contract photographers. Materials in this collection include cellulose nitrate, cellulose acetate, and polyester film negatives; contact prints; photographic prints; transparencies; 35mm slides; and born-digital photographs.


  • 1935-2022


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights and copyright reside with Lawrence University. For uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.), please contact the University Archivist.


78.76 Linear Feet (78 boxes)

983 Gigabytes

Method of Acquisition

Accession 2011-06 (photographs, negatives, contact sheets, and slides of campus people and events, 1975-2009) transferred to the Archives 2011-07-22. Accession 2016-05 transferred to the Archives April-June 2016. Earlier materials acquired prior to 2005, dates of transfer unknown.

Accruals and Additions

Accruals are expected.

Related Materials

Many prints made from negatives contained in this collection are housed with other Archives collections of related subject matter.

Processing Information

Mixed photographic materials, 1977-2003, processed by Julia Stringfellow in 2005-2010. Accession 2011-06 processed by Erin Dix in 2011. Further processing and finding aid completed by Erin Dix, 2015.
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Revision Statements

  • 09099999: Box numbers revised, 2016-12.

Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

Seeley G. Mudd Library
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Appleton WI 54911 US
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