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Miscellaneous Photograph Collection

Collection ID

PC-49

Related Subject(s)

Collecting Area(s)

Description

Collection Summary

 

Title
Miscellaneous Photograph Collection

Dates
1876-1986

Collection ID
PC-49

Quantity
1.25 linear feet (14 boxes)     

Repository
Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Language
Materials in English

           

Detailed Collection Information

Description of Collection

The Miscellaneous Photographs Collection includes photographs received from various sources which are too small to receive extensive inventorying.

Patron Information

Research Access

Collection is open for research. 

Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.

Publication and Copyright Information

The Miscellaneous Photographs Collection is the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Miscellaneous Photographs Collection, PC-49, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

 

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Received from multiple sources.

Processing Information

Finding aid revised according to contemporary archival standards in July 2015 by Patrick Stalter, student worker.           

           

Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:


Places:
Philadelphia (Pa.)

Material Types:
35mm
Negatives
Photographs
Slides


Inventory

United Fund

1          1          Woodrock Project; Abington Township Job Corps Program; [YMCA-YWCA Development Program Luncheon]          1962

Young Mens's Christian Association, Christian Street Branch

1          2          Children's/Youth Activities          Undated
1          3          Foreign YMCAs          Undated
1          4          Meetings, Luncheons and Parties          Undated
1          5          Portraits          Undated

Manufacturers Association of Montgomery County

1          6          Building, Offices and Staff          1952-1966
1          7          Meetings          1952-1966
1          8          Portraits          1952-1966

Arch Street Business Men's Association

1          9          Miscellaneous; Linton's Restaurant          1953-1960

Greater Philadelphia Federation of Settlements

1          10          Miscellaneous Activities Involving Mostly African Americans          Undated

Chestnut Street Association

2          1          Awards          1933-1969
2          2          Christmas Lighting Program          1933-1969
2          3          Exteriors [South Sixteenth Street]          1933
2          4          Meetings          1933-1969
2          5          Miscellaneous          1933-1969

Germantown Business Men's Association

2          6          Groups          Undated
2          7          Miscellaneous          Undated
2          8          Portraits          Undated
3          1          Easter Lambs at Italian Market          1939

Views Along the Wissahickon

3          2          Folder Number 1          1920
3          3          Folder Number 2          1920

Sheltering Arms

3          4          Nurse and child (from Annual Report)           1914

Centennial Exhibition

3          5          Nine Mounted Photographs by the Centennial Photographic Company          1876

Erie and Western Transportation Company Building, 26 South Fifteenth Street

3          6          Copy Print and Negatives of Pages 258 (Building Exterior) and 259 (Company Advertisement) from Office Building Directory          undated

State Industrial Home for Women, Muncy, PA

3          7          Building Exteriors, Rooms and Women at Work          Undated

Market Street East from City Hall

3          8          One Copy Print          1900

Urban Studies Department, Temple University

3          9          Wharton School Exterior          1913

3          9          Central High School Alumni Souvenir          1909

3          9          University Swim Club Exterior          Undated

3          9          44th and Osage          Undated

3          9          University Mews          Undated

Prisoners' Rights Council 

3          10          Staff Photographs          Undated

Jewish Labor Committee

3          11          Miscellaneous; Lansdowne Swin Club Demonstration by Ethnic Labor Coalition of Philadelphia          undated

Whitemarsh Hall/Stotesbury Mansion

4          1          Color Photographs of Vandalized Exterior          Undated

Teachers Union of Philadelphia

4          2          Luncheon/Conference          1947, 1949

Philadelphia Association of Day Nurseries

4          3          Miscellaneous photographs of children engaged in various activities at the Jane D. Kent and Lincoln (African American) day nurseries          Undated

Toon, Franklin Walter

4          4          Miscellaneous photos of Germantown policemen and member of local baseball teams          Undated

Wexler, Benjamin J.

4          5          Meetings, ceremonies, etc.          1958-1962
4          6          P.G.H. Pharmacy, interiors          1958-1962

Community Legal Services

4          7          Whitman Park Homes, groundbreaking and community protests          1970-1972

Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR)

4          8          Mostly Mayoral proclamation photos          Undated

Wynnefield Residents Association

4          9          Miscellaneous snapshots of activities          Undated

Floyd Logan

4          10          Portraits, meeting, and other events          Undated
4          11          Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association          Undated

San-KNIT-ary Textile Mills, 1895

5          1          Miscellaneous photographs of men and women at work          circa 1895

Kensington Action Now/Kensington Area Revitalization Project

5          2          Mostly photographs of poor housing          Undated
5          3          City of Chester (Ferryboat) Passing Schooner on Delaware River          Undated
5          4          Ridge Avenue Passenger Railway Station Exterior          1890
5          5          Delancey School, 314 S. Seventeenth Street, Exterior          1890
5          6          Twelfth Annual Banquet, Philadelphia Real Estate Board          January 30, 1920

Umberto LaPaglia

6          1          LaPaglia donated photographs of Philadelphia Federation of Teachers demonstrations and other activities; Ben Stahl; Harold Ash; Myron Lieberman          Undated

Progressive Clothing Shop

6          2          Group portraits with descriptive text on verso in Italian          Undated

Chakah Fattah

6          3          Undated miscellaneous images of campaign activities, and portraits of Chaka Fattah          Undated

Fredric Miller

6          4          Frederick Miller at podium          Undated

Fellowship Commission

6          5          Photographs of opening membership meeting          February 1, 1972

South Philadelphia Hebrew Association (SPHAs)

6          6          Images from Philadelphia Record depicting basketball activities          1937, 1938, 1947

Philadelphia Evening Bulletin

6          7          Photographs of the former site of the Bulletin Archives at the Atlantic Building          1981, 1983-1985

Philadelphia Special Investigation Commission

6          8          Photographs of membership activities. Donated by State Archives of Pennsylvania          Undated

Prisoner's Rights Council

6          9          One group photograph          Undated

Jewish Labor Committee

6          10          Meeting and group photographs          1980s

Eromin Center

6          11          Black and white and color images of children and program activities          1970s

Fellowship House/Farm

7          1          Images of individuals and branch offices          Undated

Spruce Hill

7          2          Photographs of individuals, buildings, and program activities          1950s-1980s

Spencer Coxe

7          3          Two images of Chungmou House somewhere near the old Yellow River location          1946

West Mount Airy Neighbors Association

7          4          Dedication Ceremonies          1977
7          5          Logo Contest          1977
7          6          Mount Airy Day          1979
7          7          Annual Membership and Election Meetings          1976
7          8          Miscellaneous          1961, 1981

Delaware Valley Engineers Week Council

8          Photographs primarily of events during National Engineers' Week          1962

International Employee Union (IEU)

9          1          Group shots from various meetings and other events          Undated

West Mount Airy Neighbors Association

9          2          Annual Membership Election Meeting          1976
9          3          Dinah Oberoff Logo Contest Winner          1977
9          4          Miscellaneous          1961, 1981
9          5          Mount Airy Day          1979

9          6          Ned Wolf Park Dedication          1979

Walnut Street Association

9          7          Materials include slides and photographs of individuals and events          Undated

Umberto Paglia

9          8          Materials include photographs and negatives of the Philadelphia Teacher's strike at Philadelphia Girl's High School          1970s

William Rafsky

9          9          Portraits of William Rafsky          Undated
9          10          Fair Housing Council of Delaware Valley          Undated
9          11          David Kane          Undated

Barbara Feist Stienstra 

10          1          Photographs of Carson Valley School and Activities          Undated
10          2          Photographs of Carson Valley School and Activities          Undated

Ben Feldman

11          1          Personal, River Park Co-op Apartments          1963-1972
11          2          Personal/Pennsylvania Department of Public Assistance          1938-1947

CHOICE

11          3          Photographs of Patti Labelle and June Osborn, Chair of the U.S. National Commission on AIDS          Undated

Association of Daycare Centers

11          4          2 unidentified photographs          Undated

National Engineers' Week

12          1          Photographs of Engineer of the Year Award ceremonies, education days at 12          1          Philadelphia area high schools, and committee members          1960, 1961, 1967, 1968

12          2          Photographs of Engineer of the Year Award ceremonies, education days at Philadelphia area high schools, and committee members          1960, 1961, 1967, 1968

12          3          Photographs of Engineer of the Year Award ceremonies, education days at Philadelphia area high schools, and committee members          1960, 1961, 1967, 1968

12          4          Photographs of Engineer of the Year Award ceremonies, education days at Philadelphia area high schools, and committee members          1960, 1961, 1967, 1968

12          5          Photographs of Engineer of the Year Award ceremonies, education days at Philadelphia area high schools, and committee members          1960, 1961, 1967, 1968

National Engineers' Week

13          Photographs of Engineer of the Year Award ceremonies, education days at Philadelphia area high schools, and committee members          1963-1965.

Helen Oakes, Acc.707

14          1          Geography Bowl          Undated

Ben Stahl, Acc.756

14          2          3 group shots          1986, undated

James Felton, Acc.926

14          3          Two head shots of Leopold Stokowski          1963

Starr Centre

14          4          Two reprints from the 1907 Annual Report and stamp saving program          1907

15          Philadelphia City Hall, looking north from South Broad Street          1890s

15          Miscellaneous 35mm film          Undated

Friends of Schuylkill River Park, Acc. 1020

16          1a          [Miscellaneous Negatives]          Undated

16          1b          Sports Day          June 12, 1988

16          1c          Fall Clean-up          October 1989

16          1d          Clean-up          1992

16          1e          [Untitled]          Undated

Weccacoe Development Association

16          2          [Untitled]          Undated

Lawrence H. Geller, Acc. 1019

16          3a          Photographs:  Taxi-cabs          1967

16          3b          Negatives          Undated

[Donor Unknown], Acc. 1057

16          4          [Untitled]          [Undated]

Acc. 1066

16          5          Geller, Lawrence. Photos. Philadelphia Health Department          1963-1966

16          6          Geller, Lawrence. Photos. Sculpture in front of Health Center, Broad and Norris Streets          1960s