Guide to the Lynn Turner Family Photographs

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0210
Creators:
Turner, Lynn
Applegate
Filson & Son
Bairstow, J. B.
Dates:
circa 1865-1918
Languages:
English
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
0.3 Cubic feet
1 document box
Repository:
This collection consists of two photograph albums and a number of individual photographs (tintypes and cabinet prints, all portraits), from the turn of the century to approximately 1918. The cabinet prints are from Pennsylvania and Ohio studios. Most of the snapshots seem to have been taken in and around Washington, D.C.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection is composed of two photograph albums and a number of individual photographs. The group includes nineteenth-century material (tintypes and cabinet prints, all portraits), but most of the items are from the turn of the century to approximately 1918. Studio portraits as well as amateur snapshots are included. The cabinet prints are from Pennsylvania and Ohio studios. Most of the snapshots mounted in the two albums seem to have been taken in and around Washington, D.C., and include numerous familiar buildings and scenery. The albums are in poor condition, as number 1 is 'without a cover, and most of the pages are separated from the cover of number 2. Photographers represented include (?) Applegate, J. B. Bairstow, and Filson & Son.

Arrangement
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by type.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
These photographs are from the family of Ms. Evelyn (Lynn) Turner.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by David Haberstich, 1986
Author
David Haberstich
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Evelyn or Lynn Turner, 1986, June 1.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Lynn Turner Family Photographs, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Alexandria (Va.) -- 1860-1920 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Washington (D.C.) -- 1860-1920 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin -- 1850-1900 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cabinet photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Albums Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Snapshots -- 1900-1920 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tintypes Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Portraits -- 19th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives