J. M. McDonnell photograph collection of China, Peru, and the Philippines, circa 1930-1949

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-24
Creators:
McDonnell, J. M.
Dates:
circa 1930-1949
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
1 colored positive
180 Negatives
circa 180 negatives: nitrate (mostly stereographic)
38 film positives
nitrate (mostly stereographic)
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made and collected by J. M. McDonnell in China, Peru, and the Philippines, as well as Florida, Cape Cod, Ohio, Paris, and Washington, DC. They include images of people, markets, harbors, architecture, transportation, and tourist sites such as the Forbidden City and the Great Wall in China. Many photographs were likely made while McDonnell was on military assignment, particularly those of Lima, Peru, and Manila, in the Philippines.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
J. M. McDonnell was a captain in the US Army Air Corps who was stationed in Manila in 1930. In 1946, he was promoted to colonel and moved to Washington, DC, to work with the War Department.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 89-24

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
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Conditions Governing Use note
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 89-24, J. M. McDonnell photograph collection of China, Peru, and the Philippines, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Richard C. Clark, 1988.

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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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