By Koichi Tasa
Creator: University of Miami
Extent: 175.0 Boxes
The collection is organized by the following categories:
Series I: Buildings and Grounds
Series II: Athletics
Series III: Student Organizations and Activities
Series IV: Events
Series V: Students
Series VI: Colleges, Institutions, Schools
Series VII: Administrators, Deans, Faculty, and Presidents
Series VIII: Administrative and Other Service Organizations
Series IX: Alumni and Other Support Organizations
Series X: Miscellaneous Photos
The Historical Photograph Collection holds over 500,000 photographs, negatives, and slides that document the University’s growth from 1920s through the presidency of Henry King Stanford in 1970s
The Historical Photograph Collection holds over 500,000 photographs, negatives, and slides that document the University’s growth from 1920s through the presidency of Henry King Stanford in 1970s. Especially rich are images of UM sports, the expansion of each campus, student life, and special events such as commencement ceremonies.
The collection is processed to the folder level. See the arrangement section for the ten major subject categories in the collection. For further details see the finding aid in the container list in PDF for the 4,000 subcategories from “Albert Pick Hall Center for Advanced International Studies” to “Trustees.”
Patrons can browse approximately 8,000 images from the collection or research them by subject and keyword at the website below. The images available at the site are in lower quality, but publication-ready high quality images are also available at additional cost.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open to the public.
Use Restrictions: The University of Miami owns the rights of the images.
Research approximately 8,000 historical images from the collection at the website below.
Container List (PDF): http://proust.library.miami.edu/findingaids/legacy/asu0642CL.pdf