University of Northern Colorado lantern slides
Collection Scope and Contents
This collection consists of lantern slides taken of various activities at the State Normal School of Colorado and Colorado State Teachers College between 1890 and 1930. Some slides indicate the names of photographers or photography studios. Most of the scenes in the images are from classrooms and school buildings or were taken somewhere on the school campus. Photographs from these slides most likely appeared in the college catalogs, bulletins, and yearbooks, or they may have been used to promote the college at meetings, workshops, or conferences.
- 1890 - 1930
- Colorado State Teachers College (Organization)
- State Normal School of Colorado (Greeley, Colo.) (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections Department for further information.
The University of Northern Colorado was known as the State Normal School of Colorado from 1891-1911 and as the Colorado State Teachers College between 1891 and 1935.
0.30 Linear Feet (1 box)
Language of Materials
Consists of lantern slides taken of various activities at the State Normal School of Colorado and Colorado State Teachers College between 1890 and 1930.
Slide titled "CSNS School Garden" (RG021.02.01.0011) is heavily cracked/damaged and has loose glass.
This collection has come from a variety of sources, some of which are unknown. Some of the slides were a gift of the Extended Studies Department on January 20, 2009 (accession record 09-01).
Digitized copies available online
A portion of these lantern slides are available online through Digital UNC https://digarch.unco.edu/islandora/object/cogru%3A58.
RG003-S020-F2, "Lantern Slides" were transferred to this collection in February 2018 during the RG collection management project.
- Minimally Processed
- Shirley Soenksen, updated by Katalyn Lutkin
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- Edition statement
- Updated to conform to DACS in 2018
Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository
James A. Michener Library L119
Campus Box 48
Greeley CO 80639