log in helplinksabout
SEARCH

Editing

Toolbox

Print Room

Discussion

Personal
tools

feedback

Hine, Lewis Wickes: The Lewis Wickes Hine Manuscript Collection

From George Eastman House : Notes On Photographs

Jump to: navigation, search

The Lewis Wickes Hine Manuscript Collection at the Richard and Ronay Menschel Library, George Eastman House.

Contents

FINDING AID ARRANGEMENT

The Finding Aid follows the arrangement of the collection and is comprised of 4 sections: Scrapbook, Publications, Personal Papers and Index. The collection is arranged chronologically, with the exception of the Scrapbook. The contents of the Scrapbook retain original order and are arranged sequentially with assigned page numbers prefixed by SC: (Scrapbook pages are unnumbered). Entries for published materials use Chicago Manual of Style and all other papers use AACR2 rules for manuscripts. Separate fields for notes, record form and date have been added to assist the collection user.

The Roy E. Stryker papers are indicated by an * preceded by the item number.

Index terms use keyword descriptors taken from the title/author fields and where applicable the item text.

Record form terms adhere to the definitions provided by The Art and Architecture Thesaurus with the following exceptions:

  • Correspondence: Letter(s) sent to individual(s) / organization(s) with subsequent letter(s) of response (retained in the collection).
  • Exhibition announcement: Any published or publicly displayed notice of a forthcoming art/photograph exhibition.
  • Letter(s): Letters sent to individual(s)/ organizations(s) without subsequent letters(s) of response (retained in the collection).



SAMPLE ENTRY FORMATS

PUBLICATIONS

[Item #] 15
[Form] [Pamphlet],[Date] 1914 May
[Author. Article title]
Hine, Lewis W. and Jessie P. Rich. "Child Work in the
Home: What it is, What it Should Be."
[Periodical title/Publisher]
National Child Labor Committee, Pamphlet # 232
[(Date): Article page numbers]
(May 1914): 1-4.
[Physical dimensions: Item page numbers]
23 x 16 cm.: 1-8.
[Additional information]
NOTES: Reprint from The Child Labor Bulletin, V.3, No. 1 (May 1914).

PERSONAL PAPERS

[Item #] 340* [* Indicates copy from the Roy E. Stryker papers]
[[Form] Date, Address of Addresser]
[Letter], 1971 October 21, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
[[to] Addressee / Addresser. - number of pages: physical dimensions]
[to] Robert Doherty, 18109 Yale Drive, Louisville, KY/ F. Van Deren Coke. - 1p.: 28 x 22 cm.
[Content notes]
NOTES: Concerns the acquisition of copies of the letters of Roy E. Stryker. Attached note from Robert Doherty.

SCRAPBOOK

INDEX