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Frank and Elfrieda Riley photographs

Identifier: JM040

Scope and Contents

Ten photo albums and fifteen folders of duplicate photographs and negatives, consisting of photographs of trips and cruises Frank & Elfrieda Riley, Anne Tweedy's parents, took with Jim and Mari Michener, 1985-1992. Also includes a photo album of the James A. Michener Arts Center, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 1988.


  • 1985 - 1992
  • Existence: 2003


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Source of Acquisition

Gift of Anne Tweedy in 2003.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections for further information.

Biographical or Historical Information

Frank Riley, travel editor for the Los Angeles Times and Lost Angeles Times Magazine from 1971 to 1988, and his wife Elfrieda were friends of James A. and Mari Michener. He also published articles in other newspapers and wrote and co-authored several books. Elfireda Riley was the wife of Frank Riley. Anne Tweedy is the daughter of Frank and Elfrieda Riley.


1.42 Linear Feet (2 boxes: 1 record carton and 1 doc box)

Language of Materials



Photographs of trips and cruises Frank and Elfrieda Riley, Anne Tweedy's parents, took with Jim and Mari Michener.

Minimally Processed
Melissa Rosenberg
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Edition statement
New arrangement was created for the collection and the finding aid was updated to meet minimum DACS requirements.

Revision Statements

  • 2003-06-11 : Original inventory prepared by Roiann M. Baird
  • 2003-07-16: Original inventory worked on by Roiann M. Baird
  • 2006-05-21: Inventory is prepared by Shirley Soenksen
  • 2006-07-21: Revised
  • 2007-09-13: Revised by Shirley Soenksen

Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

University Libraries
James A. Michener Library L119
Campus Box 48
Greeley CO 80639