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Guide to the New-York Historical Society Field Exploration Committee Photographs
1891-1930s
 NYHS-RG 6

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Collection processed by Margaret Kaczorowski

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on May 23, 2018
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1a Folder : 1-17 Image Files & Writings
undated
Box: 1b Folder : 1 Catalogue of Field Exploration Material, Compiled by William L. Calver

Scope and Contents Note

This item was transferred to the archives from the Museum Department in December 2017; in the Museum, the object was inventoried under number INV.5765.

1930s?
Box: 2 Envelope : 1-18 Negatives, 5504-5508, 21473-49215. Glass, 5 x 7
1902-1920
Box: 3 Envelope : 1-8 Negatives 40971-43902. Glass, 3 x 4

Scope and Contents Note

Negatives are of watercolor drawings photographed by William L. Calver.

undated
Box: 4 Envelope : 1-25 Negatives 39281-39306. Glass, 4 x 5

Scope and Contents Note

Subjects include West Point, NY and Inwood.

1912-1921
Box: 5 Envelope : 1-21 Negatives 39308-39687. Glass, 4 x 5

Scope and Contents Note

Subjects include Indian Falls, Cold Spring, NY, Inwood, Washington Heights, and Hunt's Point Road.

1903-1920
Box: 6 Envelope : 1-20 Negatives 39688-40147. Glass, 4 x 5

Scope and Contents Note

Subjects include American Block House, Fort Putnam, Lusk Reservoir (West Point, NY), and Washington Heights areas.

1909-1925
Box: 7 Envelope : 1-23 Negatives 40148-40205. Glass, 4 x 5

Scope and Contents Note

Negatives of Constitution Island, Hunt's Point Burial ground, and Inwood (upper Manhattan).

1905-1925
Box: 8 Envelope : 1-22 Negatives 40206-40304. Glass, 4 x 5
1906-1925
Box: 9 Envelope : 1-24 Negatives 40305-40338. Glass, 4 x 5
1916-1934
Box: 10 Envelope : 1-22 Negatives 40340-40790. Glass, 4 x 5
1905-1923
Box: 11 Envelope : 1-21 Negatives 40791-41393. Glass, 4 x 5
1916-1925
Box: 12 Envelope : 1-21 Negatives 41394-42071. Glass, 4 x 5
1905-1925
Box: 13 Envelope : 1-19 Negatives 42072-43482. Glass, 4 x 5
1905-1921
Box: 14 Envelope : 1-22 Negatives 43483-44315. Glass, 4 x 5

Scope and Contents Note

Negatives of military uniforms (badges and sword belt plates).

undated
Box: 15 Envelope : 1-60 Negatives 2847-60543. Film, 5 x 7

Scope and Contents Note

Subjects include Inwood Hill Park and Fort Washington.

1892-1926
Box: 16 Envelope : 1-16 Negatives 32084- 48734. Glass, 8 x 10; 34757. Film, 8 x 10
1891-1923