Guide to the Lawrence V. Smith Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1314
Creators:
Smith, Lawrence V. (Lawrence Victor), 1931-2010
Dates:
1970 - 2010
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
31 Cubic feet
31 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The collection contains the product of Smith's life's work as an industrial and transportation photographer. It consists of approximately 120,000 35mm color slides of various industrial and transportation subjects. Transportation is the larger subject area, including such topics as trucks, vehicles, transit, traffic, railroads, ships, etc. The slides are captioned and arranged by subject. Within the railroad photographs, a very large number of the slides relate to CSX. Collection includes a small number of images by other photographers.
Scope and Contents
This is currently and unprocessed collection.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
This is currently an unprocessed collection.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection unprocessed.
Author
Craig A. Orr
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated to the Archives Center in 2013 by Smith's widow, Linda L. Smith.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
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.
Preferred Citation
Archives Center, Lawrence V. Smith Photographic Collection, ca. 1970s-2009, National Museum of American History

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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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