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University of Northern Colorado lantern slides

 Collection — Box: RG3.S20-2 F1
Identifier: RG021-S002

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.

Dates

  • 1890 - 1930

Creator

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 Speical Collections Department for further information.

Organization History

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.

Extent

0.30 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Consists of lantern slides taken of various activities at the State Normal School of Colorado and Colorado State Teachers College between 1890 and 1930.

Condition Note

Slide titled "CSNS School Garden" (RG021.02.01.0011) is heavily cracked/damaged and has loose glass.

Acquisition Information

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.

Processing Note

RG003-S020-F2, "Lantern Slides" were transferred to this collection in February 2018 during the RG collection management project.
Status
Minimally Processed
Author
Shirley Soenksen, updated by Katalyn Lutkin
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Edition statement
Updated to conform to DACS in 2018

Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

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