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Guide to the Elizabeth Ransom Photograph Collection
 PR 237

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Kelly McAnnaney

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on August 26, 2019
Description is in English.

Scope and Content Note

The Elizabeth Ransom Photograph Collection contains mainly glass negatives taken from 1891-1892. The majority are New York City images and include buildings, parks, street scenes and events. The collection is divided into two series: Glass Negatives and Photographs.


Material is divided into two series: I. Glass Negatives; II. Photographs. The negatives have been further arranged by subject, with images of New York City broken into smaller categories.