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General photograph collection

Identifier: P000

Scope and Contents

This collection includes photographs of various types from card photographs and tintypes to prints and snapshots taken in Indiana and other places of people, places, things, and events ranging from the mid-1800s to the present day.


  • circa 1850-circa 2000

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Literary rights, including copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their legal heirs and assigns. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts. The publisher must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.


24 Cubic Feet (72 manuscript boxes)


This collection is arranged by subject.


The repository continues to add materials to this collection on a regular basis.

Related Materials

Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN:

OP000: General oversize photograph collection

Processing Information

Collection reprocessed 2018/10/31 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid created 2018/10/31 by Brittany Kropf.
General photograph collection
Description rules

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.